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Principal Engineering Geologist - Sydney

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Work type: Permanent
Location: Australia - NSW
Categories: Geotechnical

Principal Engineering Geologists – Sydney

Tetra Tech Coffey is an international professional services firm specializing in engineering, environmental, and project management services.  Our services include infrastructure, energy, water, and other resource management, as well as engineering, planning, and design services.


About the role

We are looking for an experienced Principal Engineering Geologist who enjoys working independently and with a team to deliver complex projects to initially work on M6 Motorway and other iconic projects.

Reporting to the Sydney Geotechnics Practice Leader, this position will be Sydney focused but have opportunity to support offices across Australia and New Zealand in field operations and design.

Together with our team of experts you will help deliver large scale site investigations including highways, rail networks and property - ensuring the highest safety, environmental and social standards are met.

As a seasoned consultant, you'll pursue market opportunities and manage a range of projects and deliverables in investigation, fieldwork management, design, analysis and reporting. 

We have a large local and national client base with diversity of projects in size, complexity and project type, which make Tetra Tech Coffey an employer of choice. 


About you

We are looking for an experienced Principal Engineering Geologist who enjoys working independently and with a team to deliver complex projects. You must have a degree in geology and/or related field and have extensive experience in tunnelling and associated technical activities.

Experience in project management and client relations is also needed.

You will lead teams on projects, develop client relationships, and provide technical consulting. You will manage project teams to deliver excellent results and take responsibility for the quality of the work. Your expertise in tunnelling will be essential to the success of the projects.

If you are an experienced Principal Engineering Geologist with an excellent knowledge of tunnels, then we would like to talk to you.

About us

Every day, our people come together to find solutions for our clients’ complex challenges.
Our experts are at the forefront of their specialisation in engineering, geotechnical, environmental, and project management services.

Whether in Australia, New Zealand, or collaborating on projects across the globe, you’ll be part of a team of 20,000 professionals committed to affecting positive change.

Our benefits include:

  • Supportive and flexible/hybrid work environment
  • Option to purchase an additional 4 weeks leave per year
  • Paid Parental and Partner Leave
  • Participation in company ownership through our employee stock purchase plan
  • Novated vehicle leasing options
  • Employee assistance program available to all staff and their immediate families
  • Multiple Employee Resource Groups that support employees to create collaborative, safe space teams with others who share diverse backgrounds and experiences
  • Travel discounts and memberships through our corporate traveller program

Diversity, Equality and Inclusion
We care about what makes us different - and it’s our people. We understand that uniqueness delivers new thinking. Our clients do too.

We’re committed to ensuring our workforce reflects the rich diversity of the communities in which we work.

Tetra Tech Coffey Pty Ltd is a member of the Diversity Council Australia.
Tetra Tech Coffey (NZ) Limited is a member of the Diversity Works NZ.


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