• Title
    Junior Geochemist
    Requisition ID
    2018-31045
    Work Location
    CA-ON-Mississauga
    Department / Discipline
    Scientists
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions is looking for a Junior 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, aqueous geochemistry, 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, earth sciences)
    • 1-2 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
    • Demonstrated knowledge and experience in acid rock drainage/ metal leaching and mine waste geochemistry assessment
    • Familiar with geochemical sampling design, water and rock sample collection, and analytical methods for mine waste geochemistry analysis
    • Demonstrated aptitude to learn geochemical and water quality modeling software (e.g., GoldSim, PhreeqC, CE-QUAL-W2, and Geochemist’s Workbench)
    • Strong database management skills in Excel or other database software
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • 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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