Principal Wastewater Modeller

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Location
Manchester, United Kingdom Countrywide
Salary
Competitive
Posted
04 Nov 2016
Closes
08 Jan 2017
Ref
EU/0000SG
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
JACOBS is one of the world's largest and most diverse providers of technical and management services. We offer a full-spectrum of consultancy support to commercial, government and industrial clients across many sectors.

Within water/wastewater, we are one of the leading companies where we deliver end - to - end services from strategic consultancy to construction and maintenance for our core clients. Due to our recent wins across a number of key Water Utility clients to provide engineering services in AMP6, we have fantastic opportunities for more ambitious people to join our team and make a real difference.

Position Summary

As a Principal Wastewater Modeller you will be working on wastewater network projects as part of Jacobs Utilities business unit. Responsibilities to include:

  • Driving health and safety through everything we do. Carrying out modelling functions safely and to the appropriate level of completion and quality
  • Modelling team technical lead for Jacobs wastewater network & integrated catchment modelling programme
  • Working under the Modelling Manager & Modelling Technical lead to lead a project team undertaking all aspects of modelling work
  • Responsible for planning the delivery of work packages and ensuring projects run to quality, time and budget
  • Leadership of the quality assurance process for the team
  • Developing and maintaining excellent relationships with internal and external staff


Essential:

  • Minimum of a Degree or Honours Degree in an engineering or geography related discipline
  • Chartered engineer or approaching chartership (ideally ICE/CIWEM)
  • Significant demonstrable experience in modelling in InfoWorks CS including verification, survey supervision and optioneering/design of solutions projects (e.g. DG5 solutions)
  • Demonstrable experience of UID/Water Quality & RTC modelling techniques
  • Strong analytical and report writing skills, ability to review the work of others and proactively feedback
  • A strong desire and proven ability to mentor and lead a modelling team, liaising directly with client on all aspects of project work
  • Familiar with current industry best practice and able to actively contribute to innovation in this field of expertise


Desirable:

  • Experience of working with InfoWorks ICM software
  • Experience of SUDs legislation, application and modelling


Other Essential Functions:

  • Flexibility in terms of travel (UK and international)
  • Site visits and meetings as required


Positions could be based in Manchester Salford or Leeds

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity Employer who is committed to the safety and well - being of all