Senior Geotechnical Engineer (Dams & Tailings)


 Senior Dams& Tailings Engineer


Advisian, Worley Group

 Perth, Western Australia, Australia

Advisian, the independent consulting business lineof Worley, provides a true end-to-end offering for clients, with approximately3,000 people in 25 countries around the globe, integrating strategy,management, and technical consulting expertise.  We provide solutions for clients in the Hydrocarbons,Minerals & Metals, Chemicals, and Infrastructure industries. We havecombined the deep technical consulting capabilities of Worley Consulting,Select and INTECSEA with our existing strategy and management consultingexpertise. As part of one of the worlds largest engineering firms, we continueto push boundaries and extend our capabilities globally. Worley is a companythat prides itself on providing safe and high-quality services that exceed ourcustomers expectations, which is why we manage some of the world's leadingprojects. Our aim is to recruit, develop, and most importantly, retain thepeople who share our vision and strategy.

What we offer you  

Site conditions consistently vary. Understanding thephysical features of a site and developing plans that embrace these featuresprovides a critical advantage to managing site risks throughout projectdevelopment and operation.

Having an improved understanding and management ofthese risks by characterising site features, interpreting and understandingthese features, and then developing designs which appreciate the risk of anyparticular site, supports successful project completion.

Through a truly integrated and streamlined approach,we identify project requirements, undertake complex geotechnical studies andprovide comprehensive specialist design and advice to clients throughout theproject lifecycle.

Our consultants bring a unique blend of technicalexpertise and extensive practical and on-site experience. Through our globalnetwork, we provide holistic, sustainable solutions to design and constructionchallenges that expedite development timeframes, while providing quality, valueand safe working environments.

Through implementation we have proven that innovationis often driven by an understanding of the whole solution - working acrossdisciplines to understand, challenge and redefine the critical design cases.Our design works hand-in-hand with adjacent engineering disciplines tocontinuously pursue optimal and innovative design.


Responsibilitiesand Key Accountabilities:

  • Supporting the growth of the Advisiandams and tailings business locally, regionally and globally from our base inPerth by working on a wide variety of tailings and dams prospects and projects.

  • Selling, securing and deliveringgeotechnical services for tailings and dams opportunities on behalf ofAdvisian, including strategy and concept studies, site investigation, design,construction supervision, operational requirements and client advice.

  • Delivering high quality technical workwith strong commercial focus.

  • Building and sustaining strong anddiverse client relationships.


Experience and Qualifications:

  • 8 years of relevant consulting experience in the design, construction and operation of tailings storage facilities, waste rock dumps and water dams from concept to closure.

  • Experience in delivering projects to current legislative requirements, accepted industry practice and Australian/global technical standards.

  • A strong and demonstrable focus on client management and client networks.

  • Compelling experience in business development.

  • Talent in building and managing robust, dynamic and creative teams.

  • Well-developed and diverse understanding and knowledge of geotechnics.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • An ability and desire to travel regionally and internationally.

  • You will also need to hold an unrestricted Australian drivers license.

Advisian (part of the Worley Group) offers an excellent remuneration & benefits package, a friendly, professional, dynamic and flexible work environment along with the opportunity to develop your career prospects within Australia and overseas.

We strive to be an industry leader in health, safety and environmental performance. Our vision is to achieve zero harm to people and assets, and zero environmental incidents. We select people who share our values, beliefs and commitment to this vision and who demonstrate the expected behaviors, competencies and performance associated with their prospective roles within the company.

We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted. Advisian (part of the Worley Group) is an equal opportunity employer.