Principal/Senior River Modeller (Water) via LinkedIn


Bengaluru Area, , IN

Job description

Job Tittle:

  • Principal / Senior River Modeller – Water

Qualification & Experience:

  • Degree in appropriate analytical discipline (e.g. Civil Engineering, Geography, Environmental Science)
  • Preferably a further degree in e.g. Engineering Hydrology, River & Coastal Engineering, Water Resources Technology
  • Chartered with CIWEM or ICE

Essential Experience:

  • Ability and experience (minimum of 6 years) in leading fluvial modelling studies using ISIS / TUFLOW / ESTRY / FLOOD MODELLER PRO software
  • Excellent communication and analytical skills
  • Excellent report writing skills
  • Ability to manage commercial aspects of projects
  • Ability to lead and carryout Flood Risk Assessments and an in depth knowledge of UK flood risk policy (NPPF and TAN15)
  • Line management experience

Desirable Experience:

  • Experience of Surface Water Management Plans and SuDS
  • Experience in water resource assessments, undertaking Environmental Impact Assessments and preparing Environmental Statements in line with UK EIA regulations 2017.

Responsibilities of this role include, but are not limited to:

·         Setting the technical direction for modelling studies and flood risk projects

·         Produce and lead flood risk assessments

·         Recruiting, supporting, developing and line managing junior River Modellers

·         Resolving technical modelling issues on projects

·         Carrying out technical reviews of hydraulic models and Flood Risk Assessments

·         Supporting the preparation of project proposals / bids / fee estimates

·         Managing components of projects, taking responsibility for own resource and resource allocation of others, quality assurance and ensuring effective communication of any changes/modifications

·         Working in collaboration with other design disciplines to ensure the integrity of the overall design

·         Ensuring compliance in the components of the project for which you have responsibility, including drawings, reports, specifications and studies

·         Experience in commercial aspects of projects relating to projects for which responsible

·         Liaising with the Project Director or Manager

·         Providing input to project team, leading by example to achieve sector goals and championing quality and innovation.

·         Assisting and participating in developing yourself and other team members to their full potential

·         Gaining experience of and being familiar and compliant with, relevant H & S regulations and promoting a culture of awareness within the team

·         Performing other duties and responsibilities as required from time to time by your manager or Arcadis