Tunnel Engineering Geologist, Melbourne

Civil Engineer
£50,000 - £59,999
01 May 2012
30 Aug 2012
Civil Engineer
Contract Type
Full Time
GHD is one of the world#39;s leading consulting firms. Established in 1928, GHD employs more than 6500 people across five continents. GHD serves clients in the global markets of water, energy and resources, environment, property and buildings, and transportation. Due to continued growth and performance in our Tunnelling amp; Underground Spaces Group, we currently have an opportunity for a Tunnel Engineering Geologist to join the team, based in the Melbourne CBD. This role calls for an innovative, results driven individual who is prepared to take on new ideas and concepts. We specifically seek candidates who are willing to adapt their way of thinking to tackle new solutions and challenges. Key Criteria: Minimum 2 years experience Post graduate tertiary qualifications in mining geology/engineering geology/geological engineering Basic calculation, numerical reasoning and design Knowledge of basic rock structure and kinematic stability analysis (e.g. DIPS, UNWEDGE, SWEDGE) Experience with database software (e.g. Access) and Auto CAD would be an advantage The successful candidate will also possess excellent people skills, an ability to work within multi disciplinary teams and will demonstrate high work performance. If you have a strong desire to build your career within the tunnelling industry, together with an enthusiasm for field and office work (underground and surface), we welcome your application. GHD is committed to providing an environment for our people to achieve their career potential, and offers extensive training opportunities through our GHD Business School. We offer a professional working environment and culture and believe that a work / life balance is critical to the success and happiness of our people. A competitive salary package will be offered based on qualifications, skills and experience. To apply, please submit your CV and cover letter to the appropriate role via: http://www.ghd.com/careers. For a confidential discussion, please contact Anna Sukkar, People Business Partner on +61 3 8687 8657. Please be advised we are accepting direct applications only and not engaging in the services of any recruitment agencies.