Senior/Principal Hydraulic Engineer

Water & Utilities
  • UK
  • Permanent
  • Full time
  • Negotiable
This role is for one of the biggest water services consultancies, they are currently looking for an experienced Senior/Principal Hydraulic Engineer to join their growing team on a permanent basis to support the delivery of numerous projects all across the UK and internationally. This role is flexible working and can...
  • Posted
  • Deadline: 06.05.2024

Managing consultant

Nisa Hamid

Quote ref: 1061/89090

Quote ref: 1061/89090

Job description

This role is for one of the biggest water services consultancies, they are currently looking for an experienced Senior/Principal Hydraulic Engineer to join their growing team on a permanent basis to support the delivery of numerous projects all across the UK and internationally. This role is flexible working and can be located in any of their UK offices.  

 

Job Description:  

 

Your purposes will include:  

- Proficiency in open channel flow and transient analysis  

- Lead the hydraulic input in teams delivering schemes on a large range of projects from individual large scale ‘mega-projects’ to multiple projects within frameworks  

- Provide technical leadership, acting as a reviewer and subject matter expert for hydraulics and surge analysis both in the UK and Internationally.  

- Prepare briefs, scopes of works, and input into bid proposals  

- Inspire and support the technical development of staff within the Practice team.  

- Successfully manage time and budgets to key project milestones and programmes.  

- Work closely with teams in the UK and overseas to deliver integrated design solutions.  

- Adhere to quality assurance standards in design.  

- Support bids and business development

Requirements

- Chartered Engineer (ICE, CIWEM, IMechE, IChemE)  

- Demonstrable proficiency in open channel flow/treatment plant hydraulics or transient analyssi  

- An established industry profile in the field of hydraulic engineering  

- Ability to identify and employ innovation in hydraulic design  

- Strong collaborative and network behaviours to interface with other disciplines and businesses.  

- Experience in design delivery, including coordinating with other disciplines in multidisciplinary design  

- Experience of working in multi-discipline, geographically diverse, design teams  

- Excellent problem-solving skills and a pragmatic, practical mind.  

- Take accountability and responsibility for work carried out by the individual or the team.  

- Work well with and form relationships with others, including the client team, other disciplines, and contractors at all levels (junior to senior) inside and outside the business.  

- Experience working with and negotiating with key project stakeholders, including regulatory, statutory, and local bodies.  

- Produce designs following CDM regulations.  

- Experience of carbon accounting tools/CFD/physical model studies  

- Digitally proficient and able to contribute to the development of digital tools  

- Being different makes a difference – creative thought, qualitative reasoning, atypical problem-solving, pattern spotting, big-picture thinking, ability to multi-task or single-task focus.

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