Senior Hydrogeologist

Limerick, Dublin, Sligo, Mayo, Galway
Industry Sector:
Conservation Jobs, Water Jobs, Environmental Jobs, Green Jobs, Environment Jobs, Hydrogeology Jobs, Environmental Management Jobs, Environmental Science Jobs
Job Category:
Consultancy, Science/Scientist, Hydrogeologist, Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA), Environmental Scientist, Water Engineering, Environmental Consultant
Job Type:
Education Level:
Bachelors degree
£60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Salary Description:
Excellent package and remuneration
Start Date:
ASAP/ Stardard
Gaia Talent
Job Ref:

Title: Senior Hydrogeologist
Location: Dublin, Galway, Mayo, Sligo or Limerick on a hybrid basis

Gaia Talent is currently seeking a Senior EIAR Hydrogeologist (with 10+ years experience) to join our client Environment & Planning Team in their Dublin/Galway/Castlebar/Sligo or Limerick office (location flexible with hybrid-working option). Our client’s team is driven by highly qualified and enthusiastic scientists and engineers who maintain a full and varied project load from a broad base of private and public sector clients. Our workstream is generated through well-established nationwide client relationships, as well as internal cross-sectional cooperation. They offer a competitive salary to the ideal candidate and we also provide the opportunity to work on nationally recognized projects and studies.

Core competency:     
The successful candidate must have the ability to work in and lead teams in the collection of field data and in the preparation of relevant sections of Environmental Impact Assessment Reports (EIARs), hydrogeological risk assessments, hydrogeological reports, and groundwater resource assessments. The successful candidate will also be required to demonstrate experience in the design and implementation of hydrogeological surveys and projects, drilling supervision, and test pumping.

Duties and responsibilities:
The job will involve working with the existing team on hydrogeological aspects of various ongoing projects including input to desktop studies, field mapping, and reporting. The role will also include financial management, producing fee proposals, and tendering for work.

Qualifications and experience required:
  • MSc Degree in Hydrogeology
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Good knowledge of Irish hydrogeology
  • Proven field skills
  • Excellent GIS skills
  • Excellent report writing and communication skills
  • Demonstrate knowledge of relevant legislation and planning requirements
  • Demonstrate experience in assisting in managing projects including financial management
  • Full driving licence
  • Be prepared to work throughout Ireland depending on contracts available at the time
What the client offers:
  • Attractive remuneration package (from €60,000 onwards DOE)
  • Flexible working hours
  • Hybrid arrangements
  • Company pension plan
  • Tax saver scheme
  • Generous annual leave allowance
  • Career pathway program
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Family friend policies
  • Continuously career development
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Support for Professional Association Membership

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