Junior Geochemist

1 month ago
Job ID
Area of Interest
EN - Geochemistry
Job Type
Full Time
# of Positions
Education (Minimum)
Bachelors Degree
Experience (Years)

Job Responsibilities

Responsibilities include:

  • Providing support for geochemical projects, specifically in mining environments;
  • Conducting geochemical characterization studies (soil, mine wastes and ore), associated groundwater and surface water sampling and other environmental investigations;
  • Field collection of geochemical data;
  • Data management and analysis;
  • Water quality and geochemical modelling;
  • Report preparation;
  • Maintain a high standard of behaviour in support of Golder's ownership culture, including teamwork, technical and delivery excellence, accountability, and commitment to Health, Safety, Security and Environment (HSSE).

Job Requirements

The preferred candidate will possess the following skills and attributes:

  • An undergraduate or graduate degree in geochemistry, geology or another related geosciences discipline, with a focus on mining related activities;
  • Academic knowledge of geology, geochemistry, surface water and groundwater interactions, hydrology, water treatment and physical and chemical hydrogeology would be considered an asset;
  • Familiarity with industry-standard geochemical software such as PHREEQC, Geochemist's Workbench, and Goldsim would be considered an asset;
  • Eligibility to register as a professional Geoscientist in BC (or equivalent).

Additional Information

Our staff benefit from:

  • An option to purchase shares in Golder Associates;
  • Career and personal development opportunities and support of personal growth;
  • Employee mentoring program; and,
  • Competitive benefits and remuneration packages.

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Established in 1960, Golder is a global, employee-owned organization driven by our purpose to engineer earth's development while preserving earth's integrity. From over 165 offices worldwide, our more than 6,500 employees help our clients find sustainable solutions to the challenges society faces today including extraction of finite resources, energy and water supply and management, waste management, urbanization, and climate change. We do this by providing a wide range of independent consulting, design and construction services to our clients in our specialist areas of earth, environment and energy.

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