Hydrogeologist - Kolkata, India

SRK Kolkata
SRK Mining Services (India) Pvt Ltd CE 106, Sector-1 Salt Lake City Kolkata 700064 West Bengal, India
Tel: 
+91 82 7408 8317
Fax: 
+91 33 2866 1073

SRK Consulting is an employee-owned, independent, international consulting practice, providing integrated consulting services to the resource sector. We are seeking a Hydrogeologist to work in our Kolkata office in India.


Description of Responsibilities:

SRK are seeking a Graduate / Post Graduate  or Consultant level Hydrogeologist to join an experienced water team in the India office, on a permanent basis. As an SRK Hydrogeologist, you will have the opportunity to work on projects such as mine dewatering design, slope depressurisation, groundwater baseline and impact assessment, water remediation and water supply.

The work involved in undertaking this role may include the following activities, as well as other responsibilities as required:

  • Fieldwork: groundwater surveys, water quality sampling, drilling supervision and on-site hydrogeological testing and monitoring;
  • Monitoring and pumping well design; 
  • Analysis of hydrogeological tests and data;
  • Use of numerical modelling techniques to assess a variety of common hydrogeological problems; 
  • Hydrogeological input to project development studies, environmental assessments and mine operational support;
  • Proposal preparation and report writing;
  • Client liaison; and assisting with project management.

Essential Requirements:

  • Post Graduate in Geoscience with specialization in Hydrogeology, or Graduate in Civil Engineering with Post Graduate / specialization in Water Resource Engineering
  • Excellent report and proposal writing skills requiring strong English language skills (verbal and written). 
  • Strong communication skills in English
  • Effective organisation and time management skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft office applications including Word, Excel, PowerPoint. 
  • Desire to travel

Desirable Skills:

  • Experience with other software packages, particularly groundwater modelling software
  • Experience in mining and/or quarry water management 
  • Previous experience of undertaking commercial hydrogeological or hydrological studies

This position involves working in multi-disciplinary teams on a range of projects and may include international travel.


Applicants should respond by sending their resume by email to:

sroy@srk.co.in or skghosh@srk.co.in

SRK Worldwide