Apply now Job no: 497819
Work type: Permanent
Location: Australia - WA
Categories: Geoservices

  • Senior Geotechnical engineer with 7+ years’ experience
  • Work with some of the world’s most highly respected engineers
  • Enjoy a diversity of Australian and international projects that will challenge you technically

Some roles are all about the work. Ours are all about the opportunity. Sharing knowledge, exploring new thinking and delivering smart solutions.

About the role
You will be part of the successful Tailings design team.  You will  work on a variety of tailings & water dam designs, analysis and construction.  This includes feasibility studies, geotechnical investigations, foundation design, design and assessment of mine waste management and water management facilities, hazard and risk assessments, monitoring, mine planning and financial appraisals, construction management and quality assurance, specialist and expert opinions for technical issues.

You will enjoy a diversity of Australian and international projects that will challenge you technically and ensure that you continue to learn.  You will enjoy the support and encouragement of a large team of 10+ people.  You will appreciate a steady flow of work from existing and new clients.  The work in our Tailings business continues regardless of the peaks and troughs in mining so you can relax knowing that your work and future is secure.

About you

Your background will include the following:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering
  • 7+ years of Tailings and Mining experience
  • Strong technical progression in your geotechnical career
  • The ability to make decisions on  drilling, field investigations, laboratory testing, seepage analysis, slope stability analysis, site closure design and construction
  • Ability to manage planned travel domestically and internationally
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license and have the right to work in Australia

We offer you a top-notch technical environment and have great modern offices. 

Our team in Perth are involved in cutting-edge projects, addressing the big mining challenges of today.


About Us

Since joining Tetra Tech, we’ve combined the resources of a global, multibillion-dollar company with Coffey’s reputation and deep expertise in Australia and New Zealand.

It’s a strong combination that’s supporting our growth and creating exciting opportunities for people like you.

Our Culture And Benefits

Our culture is underpinned by our values and our behaviours: doing the right thing; exploring new
ideas; collaborating and sharing knowledge and ensuring our own and each other’s well-being.

Our flexible work practices are a critical element of our culture too.

We understand that work is only one of the things we do in life. Having the flexibility to balance career and personal priorities is something our employees tell us makes a real difference to them.

Our Benefits Include
    • Supportive and flexible work practices
    • Commitment to your career development
    • Competitive salary package
    • Ability to purchase additional leave on top of regular annual leave
    • Paid Parental and Partner Leave
    • Employee stock purchase plan
    • Laptop and iPhone provided

We believe in equal opportunity

We care about what makes us different - and it’s our people.

We value our unique backgrounds, experiences and thinking. Our clients do too. They’re the very things that fuel collaboration and ingenuity in the solutions we deliver.

For more information please visit our website or you can call June Roberts on (02) 9406 1230 for a confidential discussion.




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Applications close: W. Australia Standard Time

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