Senior Hydrogeologist

Environment Canterbury
Christchurch, New Zealand
Position Type: 
Organization Type: 
Experience Level: 
Mid-Level (5-7 Years)
Degree Required: 
Advanced Degree (Master's or JD)


Please note: this job post has expired! To the best of our knowledge, this job is no longer available and this page remains here for archival purposes only.

We are looking for a highly motivated and experienced groundwater scientist to join our team.  This is an opportunity for you to play a vital role in the country’s largest groundwater science team, helping to advance our understanding of Canterbury’s groundwater systems and support high-quality resource management decisions. 

You will bring solid technical experience to the role along with an understanding of groundwater chemistry and hydrogeological processes.  Experience with data management would be a plus.  You will have a collaborative “can do” approach, a passion for science and a commitment to your own ongoing professional development.  Your high level of communication skills will enable you to interpret scientific data for community groups and key decision makers, telling the science story to the varied needs and experience of your audience.

The position, based in Christchurch, requires a relevant post-graduate qualification and at least five years of relevant work experience.