Graduate Flood Risk Modeller

£18000 - £24000/annum
21 Jul 2017
20 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Qualifications / Experience:

The successful candidate will have:

* A good first degree (upper second or higher) in a numerate discipline. Suitable disciplines include; civil engineering, environmental science and geography with an emphasis on physical geography, physics, chemistry and mathematics. A relevant postgraduate qualification would be advantageous, but not essential.
* A good working knowledge of flood risk regulation and planning requirements.
* A good understanding of environmental processes (e.g. hydrological or coastal) and hydraulic modelling principles.
* Some experience in the use of hydraulic models.
* Good organisational skills.
* Good report writing and communication skills.
* Confident and clear communicator.
* The ability to manage your time and resources on project work as a member of a project team.

In addition, the following skills would be desirable:

* Experience in the use of 2D hydraulic modelling.
* Use of GIS packages to analyse problems.

Applicants will be supported towards achievement of chartered status. Training will be provided towards professional membership of your chosen, appropriate professional body. There will be opportunity for the candidate to progress into project management and business development activities.

Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application