Wastewater Network Modeller

Recruiter
Matchtech
Location
Edinburgh
Salary
£25000 - £35000/annum
Posted
21 Jul 2017
Closes
20 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description

As part of the Urban Drainage Team the role has responsibility for providing support in all areas of network modelling in the development of efficient technical solutions that will deliver improvements to wastewater infrastructure systems in line with the company strategic direction.

- Experience within the water industry with a focus on wastewater network solutions

- Responsible for supporting the management and Project Manager to ensure the successful delivery of robustly defined technical solutions

- Technical expertise in sewer hydraulic modelling (InfoWorks).

- Work as part of a team being involved in a variety of projects including model build and verification, using existing or new models to understand system performance and using the model to help the design of system improvements and enhancements to the Wastewater Network.

- Undertake the development of modelled engineering solutions to mitigate the effects of development, to solve sewer flooding and to address unsatisfactory overflows.

- Provide guidance and training to less experienced members within the team

- Assist with the preparation of cost estimates for modelling, project design and construction.

- Supervise site surveys and field investigations.

- Use appropriate software to provide advice, solutions and successful project outcomes for clients.

- Plan, programme, co-ordinate and write reports for specific projects.

- Maintain communication and develop ongoing contacts with clients as required

Qualifications

- Degree qualified (or equivalent) in Civil Engineering or other relevant subject

- Professionally qualified and member of a relevant engineering institution i.e. ICE

- Experience in wastewater industry and previous experience in the modelling of wastewater networks.

- Computer literate with a good understanding of appropriate software packages

- A full understanding of InfoWorks CS - Working knowledge of using GIS tools is preferable

- Experience in the management of staff and staff development

- Able to integrate well into a team and provide technical management over other modelling staff

- Good organisational skills and be able to multi-task

- Knowledge and skills in the in the planning, specification, design procurement and commissioning of projects

- Possess sound knowledge of current legislation and able to work in accordancce with QA and H&S procedures.

- Able to integrate well into a team as well as work independently

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