Wastewater Network Modeller

Last updated 23 days ago
Location:Reading
Job Type:Full Time

Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Wastewater Network Modeller to join our team of innovative and motivated modellers, engineers and project managers, delivering projects across the Thames Water region. We are looking for a driven, experienced individual who wants to progress their career, with a desire to evolve within Mott MacDonald, and to mentor and develop others. As a network modeller, you'll provide key technical inputs on a diverse range of UK wastewater infrastructure projects, from feasibility through to detailed design. You'll be responsible for:

  • Modelling of growth and developer services schemes, including development of solutions
  • Model build and verification
  • Specification and management of flow surveys
  • Production and checking of models, calculations and reports.
  • Mentoring and developing less experienced staff and providing guidance to support their professional development
  • Working in close partnership with clients, representing the company in technical meetings.
  • Coordinating with other disciplines, and, if of interest, project management

Mott MacDonald offers a highly innovative and collaborative environment within which to further develop your career. We can offer development in technical, management or client-facing directions, or a combination thereof - you will have control of your own career path and great prospects for career progression as the business continues to grow.

Candidate Specification

  • Qualified candidates should be familiar with InfoWorks hydraulic modelling software (preferably ICM), as well GIS packages (ideally MapInfo).

  • Relevant degree qualified

  • Chartered with a relevant professional institution (i.e. ICE or CIWEM)

  • Excellent skills in spreadsheet data analysis (i.e: using MS Excel pivot tables or PowerBI)

  • Good communicator - able to put across your ideas in a logical and coherent fashion in both oral presentations and written reports, including to non-technical staff and clients

  • Any programming skills in languages such as VBA or Python would be advantageous

Job Profile

The availability of water, and the provision of adequate sewerage disposal, are vital to meet the ever-growing demands of development, population growth and climate change. We are passionate about providing solutions that help our clients to achieve a sustainable approach to growth, balancing environmental and societal needs. Our highly successful water consultancy business is servicing ever-increasing workloads from the domestic and international markets. As a result, we have exciting opportunities for network modellers with strong industry experience to join our growing team in Reading. These positions can be offered on either a full-time or a part-time basis.