Senior Associate Hydrologist
Jacobs
Christchurch, Canterbury
5d ago

Your Impact :

To meet our growing New Zealand business needs and future development aspirations we are looking for a Senior Hydrologist / Flood Modeller to join our Christchurch team.

The purpose of this role is to lead hydrological and flood modelling projects and to collaboratively work with other disciplines locally and nationally.

The successful individual will have a proven track record and be able to demonstrate an in-depth knowledge of hydrological analysis, flood resilience and modelling across a range of applications.

They will also have the necessary skills to mentor and develop more junior staff, be able to manage their own time and that of others, to play a key role in project delivery and, ideally, have a drive for technical excellence and promoting innovation as well as write proposals for, win and manage both complex and small hydrological projects.

You will support a variety of studies across the water management sector, including flood risk management, reservoir engineering, low flow and water resource studies and environmental impact assessments for projects in

N ew Zealand and potentially overseas.

Well established within your career you are comfortable with a variety of roles. With well-developed knowledge of Hydrology or flood resilience, you have applied this in supervising, coordinating and supporting of junior staff.

You are proactive and use your initiative to drive projects and are happy to take ownership of technical delivery, client relationships and to contribute to business development and project management.

Enthusiastic about planning and delivering innovative schemes to manage flooding you wish to work on increasingly complex projects and build your skills in project management, business development and leadership.

Here’s What You’ll Need :

Well established within your career you are comfortable with a variety of roles. With well-developed knowledge of Hydrology or flood resilience, you have applied this in supervising, coordinating and supporting of junior staff.

You are proactive and use your initiative to drive projects and are happy to take ownership of technical delivery, client relationships and to contribute to business development and project management.

Enthusiastic about planning and delivering innovative schemes to manage flooding you wish to work on increasingly complex projects and build your skills in project management, business development and leadership.

  • Undergraduate degree in Hydrology, Environmental Science, Geography, Engineering or a related discipline
  • Familiarity with DHI or similar hydraulic modelling software
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a diverse team
  • Excellent literacy, communication, analytical and numeracy skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications
  • Jacobs. A world where you can.

    From our inclusive employee networks, to our positive mental health champions we’re committed to driving a culture of caring where you can be you.

    With safety and flexibility always top of mind, we’ve gone beyond traditional ways of working so you have the support, means and space to maximise your potential.

    You’ll uncover flexible working arrangements, benefits and opportunities to do good too from participating in our global giving and volunteering program, to exploring new and inventive ways to help our clients make the world a better place.

    No matter what drives you, you’ll discover how you can cultivate, nurture and achieve your goals all at a single global company.

    We aim to embed inclusion and diversity in everything we do. We know that if we are inclusive, we’re more connected, and if we are diverse, we’re more creative.

    We accept people for who they are, regardless of age, disability, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, mental health, race, faith or belief, sexual orientation, socioeconomic background, and whether you’re pregnant or on family leave.

    This is reflected in our wide range of Global Employee Networks centred on inclusion and diversity ACE, Careers, Enlace, Harambee, OneWorld, Prism, Vetnet, and Women’s Network

    find out more about our employee networks here

    We are an equal opportunity employer and encourage candidates of diverse backgrounds to apply.

    Please note : If you are being represented by a recruitment agency you will not be considered, to be considered you will need to apply directly to Jacobs.

    Report this job
    checkmark

    Thank you for reporting this job!

    Your feedback will help us improve the quality of our services.

    Apply
    My Email
    By clicking on "Continue", I give neuvoo consent to process my data and to send me email alerts, as detailed in neuvoo's Privacy Policy . I may withdraw my consent or unsubscribe at any time.
    Continue
    Application form