Principal Scientist/Operation Manager
WA - Perth Outer
Specialties
Geoscience
Natural & Physical Science Professionals
Environmental Scientists

RARE OPPORTUNITY - Environmentalist with 20+ years experience in mining and oil & gas available for FIFO role

Career

Private - Principal Scientist/Operation Manager
Professional Services & Others - Science & Environment
WA, Australia
Specialties
Geoscience
Natural & Physical Science Professionals
Environmental Scientists
Responsibilities
  • Management of the construction operations throughout Australia, technical leadership, QA/QC, HSE
Achievements
  • Engineer design, procurement, construction and management of a Vacuum Enhanced Recovery system.
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Emigration - to Western Australia
Professional Services & Others - Science & Environment
WA, Australia
Specialties
Geoscience
Responsibilities
  • Emigration
Achievements
  • To WA
Hyder Consulting - Technical Director
Professional Services & Others - Science & Environment
Australia
Specialties
Geoscience
Natural & Physical Science Professionals
Environmental Scientists
Responsibilities
  • Technical leadership, remedial design, QA/QC, risk modelling
Achievements
  • Remediation of property impacted by hydrocarbon releases from an adjacent oil pipeline for residential development.
RMT International - Operations Manager
Professional Services & Others - Science & Environment
Australia
Specialties
Geoscience
Natural & Physical Science Professionals
Environmental Scientists
Responsibilities
  • Management of two HSE service provision businesses. One in the UK and one in France.
Achievements
  • Tripling the business size in 5 years. Management of HSE program for an international aviation company.
Jacobs - Tecnical Director
Professional Services & Others - Science & Environment
Australia
Specialties
Geoscience
Natural & Physical Science Professionals
Environmental Scientists
Responsibilities
  • Leadership of a Geotechnical team located in numerous offices across the UK.
Achievements
  • Dispute resolution and contract negotiations.
WS Atkins - Head of Environmental Remediation
Professional Services & Others - Science & Environment
Australia
Specialties
Geoscience
Natural & Physical Science Professionals
Environmental Scientists
Responsibilities
  • Leadership of a geo-environmental team and remediation of former gas manufacturing facilities.
Achievements
  • Remediation of gas holder site in Reading.
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Quest Delta Simons - Senior Contaminant Hydrogeologist
Professional Services & Others - Science & Environment
Australia
Specialties
Geoscience
Natural & Physical Science Professionals
Environmental Scientists
Responsibilities
  • Site characterisation, remedial design review and regulatory negotiations.
Achievements
  • Design and installation of an interceptor trench to protect a sensitive down gradient wetland receptor.
Emigration - to the UK
Professional Services & Others - Science & Environment
Australia
Specialties
Geoscience
Responsibilities
  • Emigrate to UK
Achievements
  • Personal reasons
Environmental Modelling Centre - Senior Environmental Scientist
Professional Services & Others - Geology, Geoscience & Survey
Australia
Specialties
Geologist
Hydrogeology
Information & Data Management
Responsibilities
  • Site assessments, conceptual model development, numerical fate and transport modelling.
Achievements
  • Prediction of post closure groundwater recovery in a deep gold mine using numerical flow modelling.
Steffen Robertson and Kirsten - Contaminant Hydrogeologist
Professional Services & Others - Geology, Geoscience & Survey
Australia
Specialties
Geophysicist
Geologist
Hydrogeology
Responsibilities
  • Site assessment, groundwater sampling programes, conceptual model development, remediation design.
Achievements
  • Engineering design, procurement, construction and management of South Africa's first high vacuum recovery system.
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E. Martinelli and Associates - Hydrogeologist
Professional Services & Others - Geology, Geoscience & Survey
Australia
Specialties
Geophysicist
Geologist
Hydrogeology
Responsibilities
  • Development of potable groundwater resources throughout Southern Africa.
Achievements
  • Sitting, using ground geophysics, drilling and aquifer testing of several hundred abstraction wells.
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Geological Society of South Africa - Geologist
Professional Services & Others - Geology, Geoscience & Survey
Australia
Specialties
Geologist
Responsibilities
  • Mapping of the Namakwa Metamorphic Belt in Southern Africa.
Achievements
  • Preparation of 1:25 000 scale geology maps.

Education and Qualifications

Year Qualifications Level Institution
1989 Hons B.Sc. Geology Honours Degree University of Stellenbosch Yes
1987 B.Sc. Geology and Geochemistry Bachelor Degree University of Stellenbosch Yes
- White card (QLD, TAS & WA) No

Tickets, Permits and Licences

Year Name Institution
- RIIVEH201B Operating Light Vehicle No

Achievements Summary

Design & construct of two water management ponds for the CSG industry . Construction of heavy vehicle haul road in the Pilbara. EPC of a vacuum enhanced recovery system. Development and management of a HSE system for a £1.5 billion multinational corporation. Construction of WA's first sequenced PRB system. Construction of sheet pile hydrocarbon containment system, Drilling of several hundred abstraction wells throughout Southern Africa.

IT Skills

Software Skills

  • Word (Advanced)
  • Excel (Advanced)
  • Power Point (Advanced)
  • Access (Intermediate)
  • Creative Suite (Intermediate)
  • Acrobat Pro (Intermediate)
  • Photoshop Pro (Basic)
  • Mac-Pages (Advanced)
  • Mac-Numbers (Advanced)
  • Mac-Keynote (Advanced)
  • Modflow (Advanced)
  • MT3D (Advanced)
  • Surfer (Advanced)
  • Grapher (Advanced)
  • SURPAC 2000 (Basic)
  • ConSim (Advanced)
  • CLEA (Advanced)
  • BP Risk (Advanced)
  • RBCA Tool Kit (Advanced)
  • BioScreen (Advanced)
  • BioChlor (Advanced)
  • MS Projects (Advanced)
  • LandSim (Advanced)

Coding Skills

  • Sharepoint (Intermediate)