Senior Wastewater Modeller

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Our client currently has an exciting opportunity available for a Senior Hydraulic Modeller/ Engineer to join their busy Engineering team working in Exeter. This role is full-time and permanent and does offer the potential for hybrid working (1-2 days per week in the Exeter office). Our client is also offering up to a £5,000 relocation allowance for candidates who would be interested in moving to Exeter.

About the role

As our Senior Hydraulic Modeller / Engineer you will form part of the modelling team which supports the Catchment Asset Managers and the wider business during wastewater network problem characterisation and solution optioneering. Ensuring all data and reports, including hydraulic modelling outputs provide high quality, reliable information. You will also be building new or significantly upgrading existing complex hydraulic models.

You’ll assist other teams in identifying and evaluating the hydraulic and engineering constraints and feasibility of outline solutions. Challenging the traditional ‘hard’ engineered solutions for catchment based solutions, which are greener and reduce whole life costs.

You will also be promoting the benefits of hydraulic modelling within the business. Sharing your technical knowledge and develop junior members of the team by our structured mentoring programmes.

What you’ll be doing

* You will be conducting model builds, significant upgrades, calibration, and verification of complex hydraulic models.

* Producing high quality outputs from hydraulic models and other prediction tools. Reporting the information through accurate verbal and written communications and verifying modelling outputs and reports from other Modellers.

* You’ll be assisting with the delivery of our most technically challenging engineering projects. By working proactively with our engineers and test solution concepts to problems associated with the performance of the wastewater network

* You’ll prepare specifications for survey work and evaluate outputs from flow or asset surveys.

* Identifying and implementing technical innovation to improve efficiency. Ensuring effective dissemination of latest methodologies and tools.

What we are looking for

* Educated to degree standard in either an Engineering or Science discipline

* Full UK Driving Licence

* Sound experience of using Infoworks ICM software

* Significant involvement with model build, verification and solution development

* Awareness and understanding of current and emerging water industry legislation, policies including Drainage and Wastewater Management Plans.

* The ability to analyse complex information and to present this logically and accurately in reports or verbal presentations.

* Passionate about solving problems and prepared to innovate

* Proven ability to develop /mentor and train junior staff

What’s in it for you

Our client knows that the support and commitment of their staff is key to their success so you will receive the opportunity for ongoing development and training for a long-term career with them. Our client is one of the largest companies in the South West and they are proud to have been awarded Investors in People recognition.

Our client offers an excellent range of benefits including:

* Generous holiday allowance plus bank holidays

* A discretionary Bonus

* Competitive Contributory Pension

* Share-save Scheme

* Various health benefits

* Wellbeing support programmes

* A range of Group Discounts

* Cycle to Work Scheme

* Financial support services

* And plenty more!

If you are interested in discussing this opportunity in more details then please contact Alex Shaw at Advance TRS on 07931815066 or send a copy of your CV to

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.

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