Thurber Engineering Ltd.

Junior Hydrogeologist (20170612)

Oakville, ON

Job Description

Thurber Engineering Ltd. (Thurber) provides a wide range of environmental, geotechnical, and materials engineering and testing services. With Thurber celebrating 60 years of experience, we are consistently recognized for the quality of our work, our people and for conducting our business with integrity.

Our Oakville office is seeking a Hydrogeologist for a full time, salaried opportunity. 


  • Plan, coordinate and conduct investigation programs including drilling, test pitting, and installation of monitoring wells;
  • Map and interpret surface geology features;
  • Design and implement groundwater sampling programs;
  • Hydrogeologic assessment for Transportation and Infrastructure projects;
  • Aquifer testing (slug tests and pump tests);
  • Manage project tasks and budgets;
  • Supervise the work of technologists and Junior Engineers; and,
  • Business development to expand groundwater and environmental consulting practice.


  • M.Sc. in Hydrogeology or suitable experience;
  • Eligible for registration with APGO or PEO;
  • 2+ years of previous experience in a consulting environment; and,
  • Valid class G Ontario Driver's Licence.

Desirable Skills

  • Hydrogeologic analysis and interpretation;
  • Evaluation of soil and groundwater chemistry (organic and inorganic);
  • Working knowledge of current environmental regulations;
  • Strong abilities with software and computer modeling;
  • Strong technical, oral, and written communication skills; 
  • Ability to work independently in various environments when required; and,
  • Team player with good organizational skills.

Additional Information

  • Competitive salary and benefits as well as an opportunity for us to help you grow your career;
  • Thurber offers a complete and competitive benefit package including medical, dental and RRSP;
  • Work with a company that values passion and quality in what we do; working collaboratively, respectfully, sustainably, and safely.

Please submit your resume and cover letter to us by clicking "Apply" below. No phone calls please.

We sincerely thank all applicants for their interest in working with us; however, only those considered for an interview will be contacted.