Senior Geochemist

Project Manager
£50,000 - £59,999
11 Jul 2012
10 Aug 2012
Project Manager
Contract Type
Full Time
Successful candidates will join a dynamic international team of motivated and hardworking professionals committed to delivering high quality engineering and environmental services. Initiative strategic thinking enthusiasm and commitment to technical excellence are all important qualities of our team members. Qualifications: Minimum of a Masters degree in geology geochemistry hydrochemistry or engineering geology. 10+years consulting experience in mine environmental geochemistry and water quality assessment. Strong geochemical experience and knowledge in the areas of Acid Rock Drainage and Metal Leaching prediction geochemical modeling predictive water quality modeling process water treatment / remediation and impact mitigation strategies. Knowledge and experience with applicable legislation regulations guidelines and standards within Canada and Internationally. Registered as a Professional Engineer / Geoscientist in Canada. Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English (other languages e.g. Spanish are an asset). Demonstrated report and proposal writing skills. Demonstrated client liaison and business development skills. Strong contract administration and project management skills commensurate with years of experience. Track record as an effective team leader and player. Strong interpersonal skills. Availability to travel within Canada and Internationally. About Us: KCB is a multi disciplinary consulting firm providing engineering and environmental services in the hydropower transportation ports infrastructure geotechnical mining oil sands oil & gas environmental and water resources sectors. We offer a full range of services from our offices in Canada Australia and Peru. KCB is a member of the Louis Berger Group a leading international consulting firm with more than 80 offices worldwide. KCB was recently named as one of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies. Headquartered in beautiful Vancouver British Columbia KCB is involved in projects around the world supported by offices in Calgary & Edmonton Alberta; Sudbury Ontario; Lima Peru; Brisbane and Perth Australia London England; and Mongolia. At KCB the project work is challenging and varied and there are opportunities for travel (in Canada as well internationally). We are committed to employment equity and encourage applications from all qualified career seekers. We offer competitive salaries commensurate with experience and an attractive flexible benefits package designed to suit your individual needs. Are you up to the challenge? If this sounds like the perfect opportunity for you simply apply on line with your résumé and covering letter quoting the job reference number 901 M12 at We thank all candidates for applying however only short listed candidates will be contacted.