/ Job ID [9886336]

Hydraulic Modeller

Posted 2 days ago

  • Ridgacre, Birmingham, West Midlands
  • Permanent
  • £35,000.00 to £45,000.00 / Per Annum
  • External
  • Expires In a month
We understand the impact our work has on our society and the environment. It’s the difference we make that improves people’s lives and helps the economy to grow. We work alongside our customers to deliver resilient, bespoke infrastructure solutions that keep the taps running, the energy flowing and people connected. The work we do together matters.
Do you enjoy solving real-life problems and creating a positive impact on society? Do you want to work flexibly in a way that empowers you?
Within our design team, you’ll work with UK Water Companies and high-profile infrastructure organisations, giving you the unique opportunity to bring ground-breaking work to life. Your solutions will have impact, making a genuine difference to people’s lives. You’ll work in a growing team of over 60 water designers that is inclusive, open-minded and where your professional development can thrive. This is a permanent full time role and will be a hybrid working style from home and our main office in Birmingham.
Responsibilities
* You will use hydraulic models to assess existing networks and recommend suitable hydraulic replacement, maintaining or improving the network performance
* Assess the impact and identify methods to maintain water supply during new asset commissioning operations
* Input into the civil design process in accordance with the client’s requirements and relevant standards to achieve cost effective, buildable solutions
* Use hydraulic models to aid planning and programming of operational activities
* Investigate and resolve supply interruptions and commissioning abnormalities
* Prepare, check and present engineering solutions to others (illustrations, reports, calcs etc)
* Develop and maintain good working relationships with clients and other relevant stakeholders
* Thrive in a fast-paced environment that brings different challenges each day
Skills & Experience
* Hydraulic or network experience in the UK potable water industry
* BSc/BEng qualified. Working towards Chartered Engineer status and membership of a relevant institution (e.g. MICE, MCIWEM). Individuals with qualifications that do not fully match the above criteria but have the relevant experience are still invited to apply
* Are computer literate and thoroughly conversant with the MS office suite and relevant engineering software packages such as Synergi, InfoWorks WS or Epanet
* Have good communication skills in dealing with clients, colleagues, project partners, the supply chain and the public Employ a client focused approach to service delivery
* Have a willingness to learn
Benefits
We offer a competitive salary that is based on proven skills and experience. Hard work is celebrated and rewarded. We recognise that one size doesn’t fit all so everyone has access to a variety of flexible benefits that work for you.
* Min. 24 days holiday plus statutory holidays (option to buy more)
* Company pension scheme
* Life assurance
* A selection of lifestyle benefit options
* Financial wellbeing programme
* Employee assistance program for health and wellbeing and onsite mental health first aiders to support our colleagues
* We love to give back so we offer you volunteering days in your community and charity matched giving where we will boost your fundraising
Our main value is to "Move Life Forward" and we are committed to developing our colleagues and encouraging personal growth, in conjunction with a flexible working approach so everyone can thrive in an inclusive and open environment.
We encourage you to apply for this role as soon as you can. We recognise talent waits for no one, so we progress candidates independently through all stages of recruitment process