Water Engineer / Hydrologist

  • Fortescue Metals Group Ltd
  • Australia, WA
  • Jan 7, 2022
Science, Engineering, Maths Full-time

Job Description:

Fortescue is now consistently producing 175-180 million tonnes of iron ore per year and has an exciting future ahead as it diversifies from a pure play iron ore producer to a green renewables and resources company.

Water Engineer / Hydrologist

Site: Perth

Roster: Monday to Friday

The Water Planning team within FMG plays an important role in addressing the surface water management and water systems engineering challenges of these projects and operations. This team is expanding, and an exciting opportunity has arisen for a talented and enthusiastic Water Engineer / Hydrologist to come on board.

This position offers the successful candidate a unique opportunity to develop professionally across various aspects of the resource sector. The role will be Perth-based but include opportunities for site work.

As well as good technical ability, the position requires excellent inter-personal skills and the successful candidate must be adaptable, self-motivated and driven to develop their skills as a Water Engineer / Hydrologist.

Key responsibilities:

Skills, qualifications and experience required:

At Fortescue, we treat our team mates as though they are family. We appreciate everyone’s contribution and know that a diverse workforce creates a safer, more engaged and productive working environment.

Our aim is to have a workforce that reflects the community in which we live, and we encourage females, Aboriginal Australians, those identifying as LGBTIQ+, people of all ages and culturally diverse backgrounds to apply for this role.


Fortescue reserves the right to close applications early should a suitable pool of candidates be identified.