Technical Assistant – fixed term contract

We are looking for individuals to work in our Broad Scale Modelling team responsible for the development of our broad scale flood maps and derived datasets on a fixed term contract for up to 18 months.  The work will involve GIS, hydraulic modelling and the creation of bespoke data for our clients.  The work will complement other areas of expertise in JBA Consulting in the fields of hydrology and flood risk management.  The positions will involve work on projects, which are driven by demanding client deadlines.

Our team of technical experts specialising in hazard mapping and modelling in flood worldwide.  We provide data and consultancy services to a range of clients across the Government and Regulatory, Transport and Infrastructure sectors.  We have recently been awarded a significant project preparing and delivering these data for Europe and the USA.  We seek Technical Assistants to join us at our Skipton offices to support this project.

For an informal discussion about the role please contact Rosalind Rogers.

Reference: RSK17-07
Closing date: 31 March 2018
Location: Skipton
Contact: Rosalind Rogers 01756 799919

Qualifications and experience

We seek organised individuals with experience of ArcGIS and;

• good numerical and data analysis skills
• good written and verbal communication skills
• a professional approach with the ability to work independently and proactively as part of a team
• an enthusiasm to learn and adapt
• a background in a relevant subject such as geography or environmental science.

A background in hydrology or hydraulic mapping would be preferable.

Training will be provided to undertake the role.

To apply please email your completed application form
and equality and diversity form to

I enjoy working for JBA because of the variety of projects I get involved in.

JBA Graduate
Rachel Perks
Assistant Analyst, Marine and Coastal Risk Management

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