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Junior Water Resource Engineer

Date: Jun 11, 2019

Location: Brisbane, Queensland, AU

Company: Hatch

Requisition ID: 21243 

Job Category: Engineering 


With over six decades of business and technical experience in the mining, energy, and infrastructure sectors, we understand that challenges are changing rapidly 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.


  • Fantastic career growth opportunity with a tier one global engineering consultancy
  • Convenient office work location
  • Welcoming team and collaborative working environment

Our Brisbane Dynamic Earth Solutions team is currently seeking applications from Junior Water Resource Engineers to join the group and assist with current and exciting city changing projects and opportunities.

This is an exciting time of growth across our business and there will be an opportunity to further accelerate your career as you actively and successfully work with others to contribute to the growth of the practice and the wider Hatch communities of practice.

We are an entrepreneurial business in which opportunities abound, so we will ask you to travel domestically and internationally for business, as well as potentially undertake extended assignments away from time to time.

The Junior Water Resource Engineer will work in a group environment assisting the leads with and delivering projects covering:

  • surface water management;
  • water balance and final void studies in mining related projects;
  • consequence category assessments on proposed and existing dams;
  • catchment hydrology;
  • mine water management; and
  • the flood assessment for the newly won Cross Rover Rail (CRR) project.

Some of the key responsibilities of your role will include:

  • liaison with clients to understand their needs and identify how we can assist;
  • reporting on findings and assisting the lead in proposal preparation; and
  • providing input to engineering, operating and cost estimates.

Candidates with the following qualifications and experience are encouraged to apply:

  • A degree in Civil Engineering from a recognised tertiary institution.
  • Prior experience within the industrial and mining sectors
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Collaborative and inclusive work style.

An employee owned organisation, by joining Hatch you will have the opportunity to be recognised and rewarded for your efforts. You will be provided with many benefits including: competitive remuneration and above statutory superannuation payments; optional salary sacrifice for additional annual leave, and participation in various employee reward and recognition and health and wellbeing programs.

To be considered for these roles you must have current work rights in Australia (i.e. a permanent resident or citizen of Australia or eligible work visa).

To submit your application please click the "Apply" button below.


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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