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Junior to Intermediate Level Geochemist

Junior to Intermediate Level Geochemist

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Job Description

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions is looking for a Junior to Intermediate Level Geochemist ready to advance their career. Located in Mississauga, Ontario, our center of excellence for mine waste geochemistry provides world-class consulting services throughout Canada and around the world. Our team includes geochemists with backgrounds in geology, soil chemistry and engineering. Working collaboratively with our senior geochemists and other professionals we provide a positive entrepreneurial environment in which to work on challenging projects and continue your professional growth.

Skills / Qualifications

  • Bachelors or Graduate degree in an applicable field (e.g. geochemistry, geology, soil chemistry, agrology, engineering)
  • 1-5 years’ experience, preferably within an environmental consulting firm or mining company
  • Eligible for Professional accreditation (P.Geo, P.Eng. etc.) an asset but not a requirement
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Client-driven approach to deliverables and timelines
  • Demonstrated knowledge/experience in mining geochemistry including:
    • Acid Rock Drainage and Metal Leaching
    • Mine waste geochemistry assessment
    • Geochemical sampling design and analytical methods
    • Database management
    • Geochemical modeling and predictive methods
  • Willingness to travel for field assignments (approximately 20-30% of time)

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of around $10 billion.  We provide performance driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in. www.woodplc.com

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


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