|Job Ref:||204218820||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Industry:||Civil and Structural||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||City:||Edinburgh||Address:||Post Code:||EH3||Post Date:||06/10/2016 02:08|
Wastewater Network Modeller|
Location - Edinburgh
Salary -£Competitive DoE
Cyrus's Client sets the highest standard for the water and natural resources sector as well as being one of the top engineering consultancies in the NCE listings.
At present they have an opportunity for a Wastewater Network Modeller to join the Urban Drainage Team based in their Edinburgh Office. This is a chance to join a dynamic team providing support in the delivery of wastewater network solutions for projects with Clients across the UK.
The role will support Project Managers and Project Technical Leads by providing technical expertise to ensure that projects are delivered to cost, schedule, technical and quality standards to meet both client and company expectations.
Working as part of the Urban Drainage Team, you will have 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.
In addition, you will be responsible for supporting the management and Project Manager to ensure the successful delivery of robustly defined technical solutions
Duties and Responsibilities:
Providing technical expertise in water networks hydraulic modelling.
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 Water Network.
Undertake the option evaluation/assessment and development of modelled engineering solutions for projects within the required timescales and within agreed feasibility budgets.
Undertake appropriate research of existing assets and investigation and design modifications / improvements
Production of technical reports, cost estimates, contract documentation and contract management for wastewater treatment projects
Undertake the design activities using appropriate software and applying relevant design standards to provide advice, solutions and successful project outcomes for clients.
Identification and assessment of suitable options and development of preferred technical solutions.
Assist with the preparation of cost estimates for modelling, project design and construction.
Work closely with the all parties in the project team to ensure the right solution is delivered
Communicate and quantify any residual risks associated with proposed solutions.
Investigate and apply innovative approaches that will improve the way we work and drive efficiency
Provide technical assistance to staff, including training within specific areas of responsibility and expertise as required. Provide guidance and mentoring to less experienced members within the team
Maintain up to date technical knowledge of survey, design, drafting, project and contract management standards and techniques
Maintain communication and develop ongoing relationships with clients, stakeholders and customers as required
Review and co-ordinate the work of others
You will ideally hold a degree qualification in Civil Engineering or other relevant subject and be professionally qualified with membership (or working towards membership) of a relevant engineering institution i.e. ICE
Experience within the water industry with previous experience in the modelling of wastewater networks.
Computer literate with a good understanding of appropriate software packages
Ability to manage and develop projects from a brief.
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 accordance with QA and H&S procedures.
Experienced in the management of staff and staff development
Able to integrate well into a team and provide technical management of other staff
Experienced level of decision making and ability to prioritise and manage conflicting demands
Strong communication skills all levels with the client, suppliers, contractors and design team - both written and oral
Excellent organisational skills and able to multi-task
Must be able to plan and prioritise work load effectively
Excellent client service focus
Flexible approach to work
In return our client is able to offer a competitive salary and benefits package as well as continuity of work.
If you are interested in joining a dynamic and growing team driving project delivery through innovation and sustainable solutions, then please send your cv or apply through our website