Sr. Hydrogeologist (Sustainable Development)


Phoenix, AZ

Industry: Energy & Environmental Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 346 days ago

  by    Heather DuVall

Our client designs and delivers large-scale civil and environmental engineering projects nationwide, including public infrastructure, water management facilities, aquifers, and environmental impact studies. They are hiring a Sr. Hydrogeologist to oversee sustainability projects for industrial clients.

The Sr. Hydrogeologist is an expert in industrial impact on natural water resources. As a key member of the engineering team, they are the lead technical expert in environmental oversight and testing. They will work with top engineers to provide support for multimillion-dollar projects.


This Role Offers:

  • Competitive base salary plus annual performance bonus. Full benefits package includes medical coverage, company match 401(K), car/phone/laptop allowance, expenses, travel, and more.
  • Regular opportunities for funded research, publication, and high-profile industry conferences.
  • Diverse, high-profile projects, from public infrastructure to commercial projects.
  • Extensive client base of prestigious private and public sector projects.
  • Company culture of investing in employee through training and continuing education.
  • Experienced and knowledgeable reporting manager who is one of the top technical experts in the industry.
  • Resources to develop deep technical skills and industry knowledge.
  • Small, collaborative engineering team and engineer-centric company culture.
  • Freedom over product designs, projects, and technical strategy.
  • Lots of support and training resources available for someone who wants to learn and fast track their career.
  • Supportive upper management and staff in engineering, customer services, and R&D.



  • Design commercial wells, groundwater aquifers, reservoirs, groundwater, and water management systems for municipalities and large industrial entities.
  • Participate in design reviews and assist with project proposals and client meetings.
  • Act as a resource regarding federal, state, and local environmental regulations, permits, contracting guidelines, and engineering industry standards.
  • Model and conduct testing on aquifers, groundwater flow, runoff, and other hydrogeologic investigations.
  • Gather and analyze data pertaining to groundwater sampling, well logging, GIS maps, and field testing.
  • Collaborate with project managers on project schedules, deadlines, budget, design revisions, incident management, and presentation.



  • 6+ years of industry experience in hydrogeology.
  • Experience managing engineering projects for complex large-scale engineering projects, such as mining, municipal water management, industrial facilities, and specialty commercial.
  • Bachelor’s degree in geology, hydrogeology, environmental science, or geosciences, with strong preference for post-graduate degree in hydrogeology.
  • Good understanding of environmental impact, topography, and environmental factors that can affect water treatment projects. Experience conducting environment investigations and environmental studies is preferred.
  • Excellent technical writing and communication, including engineeringblueprints and technical project documentation. Industry publications are a plus.
  • Professional Geologist (PG) certification. PE also acceptable.
  • Proficiency with industry software, including:
  • Excel
  • GIS maps & data evaluation
  • Project proposals
  • Regulatory agency permits and documentation

$95K - $125K