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Date: Jun 8, 2021

Location: Brisbane, Queensland, AU

Company: Hatch

Requisition ID: 42624 

Job Category: Engineering 

Location: Brisbane, Queensland, Australia 

With over six decades of business and technical experience in the mining, energy, and infrastructure sectors, we see challenges evolving in every industry. We respond quickly with solutions that are smarter, more efficient, and innovative. We draw upon our 9,000 staff, with experience in over 150 countries, to challenge the status quo and create positive change for our clients, our employees, and the communities we serve.

Dynamic Earth Solutions (DES) specializes in site planning, spatial information and digital terrain modeling, surface and subsurface investigations, rock mechanics, underground structures, geotechnical laboratory services, flood forecasting and water resource management through our geotechnical, hydrotechnical, and civil site development expertise.


Hatch is currently seeking a Geomorphologist to join our Dynamic Earth Solutions team in Mississauga. This is an opportunity for an Engineer with demonstrated engineering experience to be part of our growing team and to broaden their skillset by working across our client’s key projects.


Reporting to the Regional DES Lead, your role will primarily consist of providing specialist advice on rehabilitation projects, both associated with mine closure and final landform with fieldwork and reporting aspects of varying size and complexity. You will be an experienced geomorphologist candidate who will be able to multi-task, contribute to and prepare reports independently, carry out field work and liaise the client. You will also be required to be client facing, generating work for Hatch.


As the successful candidate, you will perform: 

  • Preliminary and detailed site investigations
  • Remedial action plans
  • Site validation reports
  • Soil classifications
  • Site supervision and contractor management during remedial works
  • Assisting the hydrotechnical and civil team with remedial design works


You bring to the role: 

  • Bachelor's degree in an appropriate discipline such as environmental science, engineering, geology, or earth science discipline
  • Solid experience in a consultancy environment, specifically contaminated and landform assessment and remediation
  • Technically strong in preliminary and detailed site investigations for soil, vegetation and stream diversions
  • Experienced in fluvial geomorphology of complex systems
  • A strong understanding of the Bowen Basin geomorphic makeup
  • Previous experience in channel stabilization and design
  • Sediment transport analysis
  • Spatial analysis (GIS, Lidar, imagery)
  • Experience in Vegetation / Habitat

Why join us?

What we offer you?

  • Flexible work environment
  • Long term career development
  • Think globally, work locally



As an accredited Employer of Choice for Gender Equality (WGEA) and Equal Opportunity Employer, we are committed to fostering a workforce in each of our locations that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we operate. Within Australia, supporting and encouraging a flexible workplace, we offer our employees comprehensive benefits, including up to 12 weeks leave per year as part of our Lifestyle Leave Program. If you have any special needs requirements, please discuss with us and we will do our utmost to accommodate your request.

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