Matchtech

Graduate Flood Risk Specialist

Recruiter
Location
Birmingham
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
18 Jul 2017
Closes
15 Aug 2017
Ref
EMP395462
Contact
Jessica Cutler
Sector
Environment
Discipline
Environmental
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
About the role

My client is seeking a candidate with a strong engineering and/or analytical background who can contribute to the delivery of complex flood risk projects and working closely with a team of specialists. The candidate should have a sound knowledge of engineering and flood risk principles and the wider water sector. Ideally the candidate will have some practical experience of working in the flood risk engineering industry and knowledge of the modelling and GIS software that they use.

What you will do:

* Hydraulic modelling of river, sewer or coastal processes
* Flood Estimation Handbook hydrological analysis methods, including the Statistical Analysis method, ReFH and with use of the FEH CD-ROM V3 and WinFAP V3 and must have applied these to a wide range of rural and urban catchments
* Establish and maintain good working relationships with clients and colleagues and work co-operatively across functions and business units to deliver joint projects, share information and ideas
* Work closely with senior staff to enable delivery of the wider teams workload

Your experience will include:

* Masters level qualification in engineering or relevant environmental science
* Experience of working within a team and able to demonstrate good communication skills (verbal and written)
* Knowledge/awareness of modelling TuFlow, ISIS or InfoWorks ICM; hydraulic modelling software packages and relevant supporting software packages (SMS, MapInfo, ArcGIS and / or QGIS), and/or hydrological analysis including FEH and ReFH

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.

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