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Services B.C. Water Sustainability Act Regulations Groundwater Supply Development Well Maintenance and Management Stormwater Management Environmental Services Baseline Environmental Assessment & Permitting Contaminated Sites Wastewater Disposal to Ground Rural Subdivision Servicing Source Water Assessment & Protection Environmental & Water Quality Monitoring Groundwater Modeling Policy & Guideline Development Geo-thermal/Geo-exchange Systems

OUR PEOPLE

Tim Sivak, B.Sc., P.Geo - GIS Analyst/Geoscientist

With several years of experience as a consultant, Tim is a Professional Geoscientist with a Bachelors of Science in Earth Science from Simon Fraser University and a Master of GIS applications degree from Vancouver Island University studying water balance. Tim is a well-rounded geoscientist with strong geological and GIS background with experience in a variety of different projects throughout Canada, including hydrogeological and environmental assessments.

Tim has conducted hydrogeological studies for groundwater supply, including source water protection plans, well technical assessments, long-term well yield assessments, water budget and hydraulic connection studies, and groundwater feasibility assessments. He has also worked on environmental projects, including independent remediation of residential UST sites, Phase 1 and 2 ESA’s, and environmental construction management.

Tim has also conducted geological investigations for projects for mining, highways, transmission lines, pipeline, and other land development projects. Assignments involved project management and field supervision of drilling, surficial and bedrock geology mapping, deep well installs and testing, soil and water sampling, analysis and reporting.

Tim uses his GIS skills to supplement many of his projects, including developing high-quality figures for reports, and managing WWAL’s internal collection of environmental data. Tim is familiar with various scripting and programming languages, which he uses for modeling and task automation.

When he isn’t working or studying, Tim enjoys spending time with his family, playing music with friends, looking at rocks and dirt, cycling, swimming and traveling.