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Senior Hydrologist

EnviroCentre

Inverness, Highland

Published
04-09-2017
EnviroCentre
Practical information
Published:
04-09-2017
Expires:
02-10-2017
Job id:
329687727
Job type:
Full-time
Job sector:
Energy Sector (Oil/Gas/Electricity)
Job title:
Project Manager
Project Coordinator
Experience:
Project, Project management, general, Project work, documentation, Project work, administration
Language:
English Fluent

Role: Senior Hydrologist                                                                                             REF:  W03-0817
Location:  Inverness
Salary: Competitive Salary with Benefits

About Us: EnviroCentre is a leading Environmental Consultancy with 21 years experience of successfully helping clients to achieve their goals. We are a trusted advisor to clients across a broad range of sectors, including renewables, infrastructure and energy networks, ports and harbours, minerals, residential and commercial.

As a result of our success, we continue to grow the business and now require a talented and experienced Senior Hydrologist to join our expanding Inverness Office. 

We offer a flexible work environment, competitive remuneration and benefits package, in-house training programs, a strong emphasis on health and safety, support for continuing education and professional development and the opportunity to work with and learn from other technical experts and professionals.

The Role: EnviroCentre has an exciting opportunity for a dynamic individual with proven experience in hydrology whose skills and work ethic will complement our experienced and growing water team. You will be based in the Inverness office but will also work closely with our team in other regional offices. The role will involve regular travel across Scotland (sites and regional offices) travel to other countries within the UK, Ireland, and further afield may also be required at times.

Responsibilities will include technical direction of projects within the team, managing projects and taking responsibility for specific areas as part of a wider team. You will use your expertise to provide technical input to a variety of areas including hydrological/hydrogeological assessment, flood risk/drainage assessment, contaminated land investigations/remediation, river restoration, and environmental engineering projects for a range of public and private sector clients.

Along with the technical role, it is expected that you will maintain and develop client relationships, and become involved in shaping the future development of our services, particularly in water and contaminated land areas. You will be expected to provide mentoring to others within the team and there will be the opportunity to work alongside other technical specialists within the water and contaminated land teams as well as across other environmental disciplines such as ecology and environmental assessment/licensing. 

Good interpersonal skills will be required to develop a healthy and effective working relationship both with clients and colleagues and ideally be a motivational presence in the office environment.  

The role will have responsibility for the delivery of technical hydrological/hydrogeological studies and the provision of expert advice on hydrology/hydrogeology. 

The candidate:
Your skills and experience will include:  Honours or Masters degree in hydrology, engineering or relevant discipline;

At least five or more years proven UK consultancy experience in project management and delivery;

Proven technical abilities in three or more of the following core areas:civil/water engineering design; drainage design; flood risk management; hydrology; hydrodynamic modelling; hydrogeology; geomorphology; river restoration; and hydrology/hydrogeology support to EIA.

Successfully managing and delivering projects within the budget and specified time.

Client liaison and liaison with statutory authorities/regulators.

A thorough understanding of the relevant regulatory framework e.g. CAR, SuDS, flood risk, SEPA guidance.

Writing and reviewing technical reports.

Excellent written and verbal communication, including teamwork skills.

Active leadership role in the development of business with new and existing clients.

Chartered or in the process of/willing to work towards chartership of a recognised professional body; and Full UK driving licence.

At EnviroCentre we offer a range of interesting project work, a competitive salary package, and support to extend your skills and experience through appropriate training and development. 

To apply, please complete the Job Application Form, available to download from our website and send to Gema Martinez (gmlara@envirocentre.co.uk). You can learn much more about EnviroCentre at www.envirocentre.co.uk

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EnviroCentre
Practical information
Published:
04-09-2017
Expires:
02-10-2017
Job id:
329687727
Job type:
Full-time
Job sector:
Energy Sector (Oil/Gas/Electricity)
Job title:
Project Manager
Project Coordinator
Experience:
Project, Project management, general, Project work, documentation, Project work, administration
Language:
English Fluent
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