Geotechnical Engineer - Tailings & Mine Waste

Last update 2024-04-14
Expires 2024-05-14
ID #2101203268
Geotechnical Engineer - Tailings & Mine Waste
Australia, Queensland, Brisbane,
Modified April 4, 2024


Geotechnical Engineer - Tailings & Mine Waste - ( 230004 R0 )Description Our established Geosciences team provides a range of first-class geotechnical engineering services using a wide variety of investigation and analysis techniques.

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Geotechnical Engineer with a background in Tailings and Mine Waste to join our team of professionals in our Geosciences business.

This role is based in Brisbane with flexible working arrangements such as work from home, staggered hours, additional Purchased Leave and other flexibility to day tasks would involve: Contribute to projects related to TSF and waste rock landform spanning the mining lifecycle from planning through design, operation, permitting, monitoring, and closure.

Understanding of mining operations and tailings and mine waste management, geotechnical material characterization (particularly mined materials), slope stability, seismic deformation analyses, liquefaction potential, seismic hazard assessments, seepage and foundation characteristics of dams/tailings storage facilities Supervising or witnessing field investigations Managing a diverse range of projects from inception to completion Participating in the quoting and delivery of projects; ensuring work outputs are of a high technical standard to meet client expectations and timelines.

Working as part of a team on a wide range of projects with experienced and highly qualified engineers, hydrogeologists, geotechnicians and environmental scientists/engineers Undertaking engineering judgement, interpretation and analysis of data to develop and implement best practice to provide practical and commercial solutions Producing high quality technical reports A commitment to being Safer Together – looking out for the health and safety of ourselves and those around us at all times To be successful for this role you'll need: Tertiary qualifications in Geotechnical, Geological or Civil Engineering Has attained or is working towards RPEQ / CPEng / NERAt least three years' experience in geotechnical engineering preferably in the field of tailings and mine waste management Driving licence and the ability to travel to remote sites for project work Strong report writing coupled with excellent communication skills What we offer Along with a competitive salary we offer many other benefits to ensure your professional development & wellbeing is ongoing.

Genuine Flexible Working Arrangements - Including work from home opportunities, provision for school term contracts, job sharing and part time employment.

Option to purchase up to 4 weeks additional leave.

Learning and Talent Development Programs - Including Global programmes, online learning and on-the-job learning Mentoring for your own development and the opportunity to mentor others A friendly team environment, with dedicated and enthusiastic staff committed to producing high quality service and deliverables Professional Memberships Salary Continuance Insurance (SCI)Mental Health and Wellbeing Programs Service Recognition Awards Employee Assistance Program About Stantec The Stantec community unites approximately 28,000 employees working in over 400 locations across six continents.

We collaborate across disciplines and industries to bring buildings, energy, resources, water, environmental, transport and infrastructure projects to work from initial project concept and planning through design, construction, and commissioning begins at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships.

Communities are fundamental.

Whether around the corner or across the globe, they provide a foundation, a sense of place and of belonging.

That's why at Stantec, we alwaysdesign with community in care about the communities we serve—because they're our communities too.

We're designers, engineers, scientists, and project managers, innovating together at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships.

Balancing these priorities results in projects that advance the quality of life in communities across the globe.

Culture Stantec is serious about healthy work-life balance, diversity, inclusion & equity, indigenous relations, innovation, community engagement, corporate sustainability, and social wellbeing.

We have employee groups for women, LGBTQI , neurodiversity, and more! Our employees play sport, fundraise, volunteer, learn, and have fun to apply If this position is of interest, please apply via the link below.

Please note that no agency applications will be accepted at this time.

Qualifications Tertiary qualifications in Geotechnical, Geological or Civil Engineering Primary Location: Australia-Queensland-Fortitude Valley Work Locations: Brisbane 515 St Paul's Terr QLDOrganization: BC-3045 Env Svcs-AU Australia Employee Status: Regular Job Level: Individual Contributor Travel: No Schedule: Full-time Job Posting: Mar 19, 2024, 8:58:06 PMReq ID:230004 R0 Stantec provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants for future and current employment and prohibit discrimination on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression.

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Job details:

Job type: Full time
Contract type: Permanent
Salary type: Monthly
Occupation: Geotechnical engineer - tailings & mine waste
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