Job Details
  • Reference364024A_1601966740
  • LocationWestern Australia
  • Job TypeContract
  • Posted22 days ago
  • ConsultantNaomi Byrne

Join Us. Are you ready? Go!

  • Be courageous. Be different. Stand out from the crowd
  • Work hard, have fun, make a difference
  • Allow your passion to become your purpose

    As the independent consulting arm of Worley, with 3000 people in 19 countries, the work we do impacts the world around you. Advisian provides integrated strategy, management and technical consulting solutions to clients within the energy, infrastructure and resources sectors.

    Chandler Macleod is sourcing an exciting opportunity on behalf of Advisian for a Senior Geotechnical Engineer specialising in Dams & Tailings to join their Geosciences Service Line. This is a full-time role, located in Perth.

    Our Geosciences Service Line comprises a professional blend of services operating state-wide, regionally and across global mining opportunities from front-end concept and strategy studies to detail design and operational requirements for a range of diverse mining clients.

    In this role, the key responsibilities will include:
  • Supporting the growth of the Advisian dams and tailings business locally, regionally and globally from our base in Perth by working on a wide variety of tailings and dams prospects and projects.
  • Selling, securing and delivering geotechnical services for tailings and dams opportunities on behalf of Advisian, including strategy and concept studies, site investigation, design, construction supervision, operational requirements and client advice.
  • Delivering high quality technical work with strong commercial focus.
  • Building and sustaining strong and diverse client relationships.

    To be successful in the role you will have:
  • 8+ years of relevant consulting experience in the design, construction and operation of tailings storage facilities, waste rock dumps and water dams from concept to closure.
  • Preferential, but not requisite experience, in dry stack tailings design.
  • Experience in delivering projects to current legislative requirements, accepted industry practice and Australian/global technical standards.
  • Demonstrable experience in the use of Plaxis, Slope/W( or Slide) and Seep/W in the application of tailings design and closure.
  • Preferential, but not requisite experience, in tailings cover design modelling.
  • A strong and demonstrable focus on client management and client networks.
  • Compelling experience in business development.
  • Talent in building and managing robust, dynamic and creative teams.
  • Well-developed and diverse understanding and knowledge of geotechnics.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • An ability and desire to travel regionally and internationally.
  • You will also need to hold an unrestricted Australian driver's license.
    In return we offer a great team environment and the opportunity to work with talented professionals where you can grow your career.

    Why Join Us?
  • An opportunity to be a part of the Advisian story.
  • We foster a culture where our people are keen to contribute their ideas. Every one of us can be an innovator and the business values all of our input.
  • We offer unparalleled opportunities for personal and professional development and career growth.

    When you join Worley you'll join an equal opportunity employer that believes in the inherent benefits of a diverse workplace, and that promotes inclusion and flexibility. We encourage applications from a diverse population of people that reflects the range of countries, cultures and contexts spanned by our operations.

    You must have current unrestricted working rights for Australia to be eligible for consideration.