Senior Hydrogeologist / Project Manager

Toronto Office

Our Toronto Office is seeking a Senior Hydrogeologist / Project Manager for a full time, salaried opportunity.

This is a Senior Level position reporting to our Principal Hydrogeologist with opportunities for further advancement including team leadership, client management and future shareholder considerations to the right individual.

Our values reflect our culture and we are looking for someone who shares these values:

– Give a Damn about our Clients
– Seek and Solve Challenging Problems
– Value Autotomy
– Disrupt the Market

Responsibilities Include, But Are Not Limited To:
– Lead hydrogeological projects focused on construction dewatering, PTTW/ EASR applications, groundwater/ surface water interactions, Water Budgets and Feature Based Water Budgets (FBWB), long-term monitoring programs, and sewer discharge permitting
– Support Palmer’s BC hydrogeology team on mining, energy and oil and gas projects
– Plan and manage field investigation programs including drilling, hydraulic testing and sampling
– Senior review and QA/QC of technical reports prepared by junior and intermediate staff
– Lead and mentor junior staff
– Manage client expectations and deliverables, and cross sell Palmer’s other technical services
– Manage project tasks and budgets
– Lead business development opportunities
– Contribute to the growth and success of the Palmer Hydrogeology Team.


– B.Sc. or M.Sc. in Geology, Earth Science, Hydrogeology or Engineering
– Membership in good standing with Professional Geoscientists of Ontario (PGO) or Professional Engineers of Ontario (PEO)
– 5+ years of experience conducting and managing hydrogeology projects in the GTHA Consulting Market
– Strong writing skills and an ability to review technical reports from junior and intermediate staff
– A proven track record and a passion for helping clients succeed!

Additional Information:
– Competitive salary and benefits
– Opportunity to join a fast‐growing company with opportunities for advancement
– Work from Palmer’s downtown Toronto office or from home (or from both!)
– Shareholder opportunities
– Work with a company that is truly client focused.

Application Instructions:
Please send a copy of your resume and cover letter to [email protected]. Only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. Palmer is an equal opportunity employer.

At Palmer, we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equitable employment opportunities are available to all applicants. We believe that diversity and inclusion among our team is critical to our success, and we seek to recruit, develop, and retain talented people from a diverse candidate pool. If you are a member of an underrepresented group, you are encouraged to self-identify on your application.

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