About this role: Hydrogeologist

About this role: Hydrogeologist

Brunel Energy are looking to engage a Hydrogeologist to join our Clients site-based team. This role will be offered on an 8:6 rotation from Perth to site and is open to anyone with experience with contaminated land, or environmental assessments, or a background in geology, the team is keen and willing to bring someone on and provide on the job training and support, ideally you would have some experience working in the field.

This role will be field based and offered on an 8:6 rotation from Perth to site. This role will be offered initially on a 6 Month contract, with the view to become a staff role, if the successful Candidate works well as part of the team

  • Rotation: 8:6 – from Perth
  • 12 hours per day
  • Day rates: $600 - $650 + Superannuation (10%)

  • Assist with Hydro-drilling supervision including well design, drill logging and pump testing
  • Perform Field geochemical measurements
  • Assist with Safety inspections and daily reporting
  • Assist with Water balance computation and aquifer conceptualization
  • Get involved with Pit dewatering planning and numerical modelling
  • Field hydrogeology investigation – measurements and sampling
  • Provide Data collation and QA analysis of early interpretations (test data)
  • Work closely with the Drilling Crews and Field Technicians



  • A strong commitment to safety on site
  • Experience with Logging Hydro Samples (or RC Chips)
  • A Qualification in Geology or Hydrogeology
  • Strong Communication skills and ability to get on well with others
  • Experience in a FIFO role will be highly regarded
  • Previous experience working in a rural environment will be highly regarded



  • The food is great!
  • You will be back in the camp every night
  • The camp facilities (Gym, Coffee, Beverages, Aircon etc) all rock!
  • You will get to work across all sites (you will start on one site, and then transfer between sites as required)
  • You will get exposure to a range of different sites with various water tables, and environmental concerns
  • You will get exposure to managing contractors and rigs around the Pilbara

Join the Brunel Family

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Join the Brunel Family

Brunel is a recruitment and flexible workforce solution provider which connects talented people with opportunities throughout Australasia and around the world. We specialise in highly skilled roles across a variety of technical, professional, trades and craft disciplines, pairing candidates with industry-leading projects and organisations on a contract, permanent or secondment basis.Operating in Australasia since 2001, Brunel has major bases of operation in Perth, Sydney, Brisbane and Port Moresby, which are further backed by the strength and reach of a truly global network spanning over 40 countries, 100 offices and 45 years of successful operation.
Brunel is proud to be equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and female candidates.

Application process

We carefully review your application and in the coming weeks, you will be notified for an interview session if you are selected. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted within 7 days.

After being shortlisted, you will be contacted via email or telephone to arrange for a date on your availability for the qualification interview.

During the interview, you will be assessed on your level of experience and skills, work history, availability, and the qualifications the company is seeking for the position.

After successfully making through the phone interview, a face to face interview will be scheduled between the candidate and recruiter. This session can be a more in-depth interview to review your communication and interpersonal skills.

Submission of candidates resume for client’s approval and screening.

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Start applying immediately

Sending an application is quick and easy. Just make sure you have the required documents ready to go.

  • Certifications (optional)
  • Job references (optional)
  • Motivation Letter (optional)
  • Resume
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Any questions remaining?

Your consultant, Abigail Aitken is happy to clarify anything about this vacancy. When reaching out, use the pub number:

Account manager

Abigail Aitken
Brunel Energy Australia Perth

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