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Senior Hydrologist / Flood Modeller, Wood (AMEC Foster Wheeler)

Closing date: 19/11/2017

Wood is currently recruiting for a Hydrologist / Flood Modeller at a Senior Consultant grade in either our Newcastle or Warrington offices. The successful candidate would have significant experience in the delivery of flood risk assessment and flood risk management projects, and would ideally have strong skills in both high flow estimation and hydraulic modelling.  They would form part of a growing team that is working on a portfolio of flood risk assessment projects for major infrastructure in the power, minerals and transportation sectors. 

Prime responsibilities and duties

  • To act as a technical expert in high flows hydrology and flood modelling.
  • To lead inputs in these technical areas to proposals and projects, including scoping tasks, developing technical methodologies, supervising more junior members of staff, liaising with project managers, and presenting and reporting results.
  • To be able to place the results of their technical work in the correct regulatory and planning context, and to be able to effectively communicate these results to clients and stakeholders.
  • To participate in the development of the high flows hydrology and flood modelling capability within Wood E&I UK, including the development of innovative methods, products and services, and the training and development of junior staff.

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