Engineering Geologist

Perth, Western Australia, Australia

Job Reference 1236192

Location Perth, Western Australia, Australia

Industry Process - Mining & Metals

Function Engineering & Design

Job Type Contract

Date Added December 15, 2023

We seek a passionate and experienced Engineering Geologist to support our client at their Perth head office on a 12-month initial contract with an immediate start.

Our client can offer:

  • A knowledgeable and supportive management team.
  • Opportunities to provide feedback and challenge the status quo.
  • Generous employee referral incentives.
  • Staff or contractor, you’ll be respected – they are all one team.
  • Support to stay safe and well, so you can be your best at work and home.
  • Access to spacious & modern end of trip facilities.
  • Our values matter. We look out for each other and succeed together.

You will work across a diverse range of sustaining capital projects as well as some exploration projects in the Pilbara region. The initial responsibilities of this role will include key accountabilities such as:

  • Undertake geotechnical investigation fieldwork, including site inspections and construction contractor supervision
  • Assist in preparing proposals, cost estimates and safety documentation
  • Assist in the interpretation of field investigation and laboratory data, and preparation of technical reports
  • Prepare field investigation logs using gINT software, geotechnical models and summary tables for reporting
  • Support our field investigation team with digital field data collection, data processing and model development.

We hope you’ll bring:

  • Degree qualification in Geotechnical Engineering or Engineering Geology
  • A minimum of 3+ years working within an engineering, consultancy or contractor environment ideally on mining or construction projects
  • Sound written and verbal communication skills with the ability to interact with a broad range of internal and external stakeholder
  • Ability to plan and conduct geotechnical investigation both in the office and around the Pilbara Region.

Our client is big enough to deliver incredible work at scale, but still small enough for it to mean so much more. Be part of a team that delivers projects with tailored services across asset management, replacement, refurbishment and brownfield expansions. 

Our client is a trusted advisory and diversified engineering services provider to the WA resource sector. They have a successful track record of over 20 years in the design and execution of $30bn+ in projects.  

We want every individual to truly feel like they belong when at work. Diversity and inclusion is a key part of our culture and success. Applications are welcome from all backgrounds.

Interested? We'd love to hear from you!

If you are excited by what you have read, then we want to hear from you! Apply Now or contact Sarah Stewart on +61 409 939 083. You can also email Sarah at to learn more.

About Airswift

Airswift is an international workforce solutions provider within the energy, process and infrastructure industries. Airswift serves as a strategic partner to our clients, offering a turnkey workforce solution to capture and deliver the top talent needed to complete successful projects by aligning with the unique needs of our clients. Only candidates located within Australia, with full Australian working rights will be considered at this time. 

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