Golder Associates Intermediate GoldSim Modeler (Scientist) in Lakewood, Colorado
At Golder, we thrive on challenges.
Golder is not just a place to work, it is a promise of a living, dynamic environment where people collaborate, innovate, build enduring relationships, excel, and grow professionally in a strong culture of ownership.
Do you have the desire to learn? The drive to excel and thrive in an engaged, collaborative environment?
Golder is seeking an Intermediate GoldSim Modeler. This position can be located remotely or in one of the following offices: Denver, CO, Salt Lake City, UT, Redmond, WA, Tucson, AZ, or Reno, NV.
Salary range: $57,620 - $86,420
Responsibilities of the role will include:
Develop, review, and lead GoldSim water balance and water quality models for the mining industry.
Develop and review conceptual models and basis-of-design documents.
Present and discuss technical details and project results with clients and stakeholders.
Plan, manage and support multiple projects.
Write and review technical reports.
Perform business development activities, including client contact/presentations, proposal writing and professional society participation.
Serve as an internal technical resource and provide guidance and mentorship to junior-level staff.
Collaborate with multi-disciplinary teams to complete environmental impact assessments for large mining operations.
Bachelor's degree in Earth Sciences, Environmental Science, Hydrology, Hydrogeology, Geology or a related field of study.
At least 3 years of GoldSim model development experience, ideally in a mine water management as a consultant.
Strong written and verbal communication skills (including making presentations, leading discussions, technical documentation and proposal/report writing).
Strong attention to detail with excellent analytical and judgment capabilities.
Strong organizational and time management skills.
Ability to travel occasionally (including internationally, typically less than one-week duration).
Master’s degree in Earth Sciences, Environmental Science, Hydrology, Hydrogeology, Geology or a related field of study.
Experience building GoldSim-based water quality models in addition to water balance models.
Experience with scripting languages such as R or python and the ability to manage and manipulate large datasets.
Experience with transport and reactivity-based modeling codes such as PHREEQC, The Geochemist’s Workbench, and HYDRUS.
Experience using AutoCAD and GIS mapping software.
Fluency in French or Spanish.
Your benefits at Golder will include:
Competitive benefits, some of which may require meeting eligibility criteria:
medical, dental, vision, HSA, dependent care FSA, 401k with company match structure, group term life insurance, short- and long-term disability, paid time off including holidays, vacation and sick leave banks, employee assistance program
Opportunity to deepen your expertise in a dynamic work environment;
Innovative and collaborative multidisciplinary projects; and,
On the job training, mentoring, and coaching
Renowned for technical excellence, Golder is a leading, global engineering and consulting firm with over a half century of successful service to its clients. With over 165 offices in over 40 countries, Golder’s 7,000 professionals are driven by a passion to deliver results, offering unique specialized skills to address the ever-evolving challenges that earth, environment and energy present to clients across the infrastructure, mining, oil and gas, manufacturing, and power sectors.
Equal Opportunity Employment Statement
Golder is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, sex, genetic information, marital status, national origin, race, religion, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, citizenship status, individuals with disabilities or other characteristics protected by law. Golder is a background screening, drug-free workplace.
Title: Intermediate GoldSim Modeler (Scientist)
Other Locations: US-NV-RENO, US-AZ-TUCSON, US-WA-REDMOND, US-UT-SALT LAKE CITY
Requisition ID: 21000961