Are you an experienced Flood Risk Modeller?
Are you looking to develop your career within an exciting environmental company?
We have a vacancy for an experienced flood risk modeller with a background in hydrology and flood estimation to join our team. You will be working in an established team assisting with the delivery of a broad range of flood risk and economic appraisal projects for Local Authorities, Environment Agency and SEPA.
Recent and on-going projects include:
- Appraisal and design of Flood Protection Schemes across the UK
- Asset management and cost estimation of flood assets
- Modelling and appraisal studies in Northumberland the Scottish Borders and Aberdeenshire
- Flood risk assessments
Location: The role is based on our Edinburgh office.
For further information please contact Angus Pettit on 0131 3192940 .
Qualifications and experience
Key competencies required for the role:
The most important characteristics we are looking for are the ability to learn and apply new skills, and an interest in water and the environment. We are looking for a hardworking, well organised, motivated, enthusiastic, flexible individual who can work on their own or as part of a team and can communicate effectively both in writing and verbally with other team members.
Who we’re looking for:
The ideal candidate will have good knowledge of flood risk management practices in the UK, together with the ability for innovative thinking and a strong analytical and problem-solving background.
A relevant degree(s) in geography, environmental management, or engineering is very advantageous; a post-graduate qualification is highly desirable. The ideal candidate will have a good technical background with relevant commercial experience and be familiar with both 1D and 2D modelling methods and their application to a range of studies. The post would suit someone with experience looking to develop their career in an established team.
A valid UK driving licence will be required