Primary purpose of role;
We have exiting opportunities for the right professional person to join our client’s dams and hydropower team. This team delivers projects for a number of UK water utilities and private clients in the UK and overseas. They have a growing backlog of work and are seeking a senior level engineer to support their programmes of work for their clients. Their typical projects range from feasibility studies and asset inspections, remediation of existing dams and reservoirs, design of new dams for water supply and hydropower, reservoir inspections and associated studies and studies and design of hydropower projects.
·Work on projects within a framework of water industry, dam engineering and hydropower within the UK and overseas.
·Provide technical direction to project teams, including studies, design, performance monitoring for all types of dams and hydraulic structures.
·Build relationships within the industry and the wider Waterpower and Dams community.
·Use appropriate software to provide advice, solutions and successful outcomes for their clients.
·Maintain up to date technical knowledge and CPD relevant to the role.
·Provide guidance and mentoring to less experienced members within the team
Qualifications To be successful in this role, you will be;
·Degree qualified (or equivalent) in Civil Engineering or other relevant subject.
·Professionally qualified (Chartered Engineer or equivalent) and member of a relevant engineering institution i.e. ICE.
·A member of the Supervising Panel of Engineers under the Reservoirs Act would be an advantage.
·Experience in dam engineering, hydraulic structures and/or hydropower.
·Competent skill level in business development.
·Ability to manage and develop projects from a brief.
·Ability to integrate into a team and provided technical management over other members of the team.
·Experienced level of decision making.
·Possess sound knowledge of current legislation and able to work in accordance with QA and H&S procedures.
·Computer literate with good understanding of industry design / analysis software and Microsoft Office applications. Experience in CFD applications would be an advantage.
·Understand the appropriate level of detail for different project requirements
·Excellent organisational skills and able to work on multiple projects simultaneously. Must be able to plan and prioritise work load effectively.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity in our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.