Manager, Hydrogeology

We are currently seeking a Manager, Hydrogeology to join our growing Hydrogeology Group, operating within our Environmental Division in Burlington, Ontario.


The successful applicant will be expected to:

    • Supervise, mentor and train hydrogeology staff;
    • Perform project management and coordination duties to deliver projects on time and within budget, in accordance with the client needs and MTE quality standards;
    • Technical review and/or preparation of technical reports for a variety of projects with a focus on providing cost effective and sustainable solutions for our clients;
    • Senior review and/or preparation of various permits and regulatory approval applications, including PTTWs, EASRs and ECAs;
    • Coordinate, manage and review field work and data analysis for various hydrogeological assessments;
    • Liaise with clients, regulatory agencies, stakeholders, and other consultants as required;
    • Procurement of work through preparation of proposals and participation in client meetings;
    • Comply with MTE’s company policies and procedures; and
    • Other related duties, as assigned.
    • Minimum 15+ years of hydrogeological consulting experience, with at least 5 years of experience working in Ontario, is preferred;
    • Graduate level university degree specializing in hydrogeology is preferred although consideration will be given to strong candidates possessing a related B.Sc. degree, suitable work experience and/or additional certifications;
    • Registered in Ontario as a Professional Engineer (P.Eng.) or Professional Geoscientist (P.Geo.) and a member in good standing;
    • Suitable experience leading teams and providing supervision, mentorship and technical training to hydrogeology staff;
    • Demonstrated success in all aspects of project management and delivery, with a Project Management Professional designation considered an asset;
    • A proven record of effective technical report writing and ability to provide senior editorial and technical review;
    • Demonstrated strengths in developing and maintaining effective relationships with clients, government agencies, and other stakeholders;
    • Technical understanding of Ontario regulations and industry standard practices related to hydrogeological assessments;
    • General understanding of construction practices, earthworks and development approvals process;
    • Working knowledge of Occupational Health & Safety Act;
    • Demonstrated ability to collaborate effectively with other technical staff and disciplines;
    • Possess strong interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills;
    • Show attention to detail and excellent time management and organizational skills;
    • Strong commitment to health, safety and environmental management;
    • Proficiency with Microsoft Office software, including Word, Excel and Outlook is essential, with other technical programs, including Aquifer Test, AquaChem, Hydro GeoAnalyst, considered an asset;
    • Willingness to occasionally travel and work outside of standard business hours; and
    • Must possess a valid driver’s license and have access to a reliable vehicle.

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