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Job Title: Geological Engineer
Golder is looking for a Geological Engineer to join our Africa tailings team in our office in Nouakchott, Mauritania. You will have the opportunity to work within a regional team on mining, civil and geotechnical projects.
An overview of your role will include:
Work within our tailings team on civil and geotechnical engineering projects for the mining industry with opportunities to work on projects in other industries
Perform engineering tasks such as:
Characterization of sites and materials
Facility design including leveling, storage capacity, and construction quantity ratings
Complete geotechnical investigations, including supervision of test holes, drilling, and logging
Participation in the drafting of technical reports in English that document field and laboratory investigations and construction quality assurance
Assist and perform technical analyzes under the direction and direction of senior management from Golder’s Ghana and Denver offices
Perform national and international field missions, such as geotechnical surveys and construction supervision
Provide administrative support to Golder to meet any Mauritania branch office requirements that may arise