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Flood Modelling Engineer, Newcastle

Advertiser: Aurecon3.4828 out of 53.5 overall rating (145 employee reviews) More jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
16 Oct 2020
Location
Newcastle, Maitland & Hunter
Salary
YesFlex. Flagship infrastructure project exposure.
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Engineering, Civil/Structural Engineering

Flood Modelling Engineer, Newcastle

Just imagine your future with us…

At Aurecon we see the future through a very different lens. Do you?

Innovation, eminence and digital are at the heart of everything we do. Are you excited about the future?

Are you driven by the opportunity to work on some of the most challenging and complex projects around the world and to learn from the best? We are.

Diversity is at the core of everything we do. We work together to create a culture based on respect, trust and inclusiveness. Our differences are what fuel our creativity.

We embrace flexible working and are always open to discussing your individual needs so that you get to create your own experience with us.

What will you do?

In this position you will join the Hydrology & Hydraulics section of our Newcastle Water team. Here you will be a member of a team of highly skilled specialists and leaders that ‘bring ideas to life’ for our clients across all types of Infrastructure projects. Recent examples include flooding and drainage assessments for the Rankin Park to Jesmond Inner City Bypass, Parramatta Light Rail and Western Sydney Airport; as well as Dam Break and Water Balance studies for Hunter Valley Power Stations and Mines.

We know the work we do is vital in assisting our world’s economic development and, it’s the technical expertise and the depth of knowledge of our people that really sets us apart. Here are the key things you will need to have in order to ‘bring ideas to life’.

A passion to develop leading technical expertise.

  • Capability to deliver flood modelling, and other hydrology and hydraulics assessments with limited supervision.
  • Experience in collaborating with Drainage Designers.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work effectively as a member of an interdisciplinary team
  • Ability to work across relevant software including:

- 1D & 2D flood modelling software - MIKE FLOOD, MIKE 21, MIKE 11, TUFLOW, HEC-RAS
- Hydrologic modelling software - RAFTS, RORB, URBS
- Urban drainage software- MIKE URBAN, DRAINS
- GIS, AutoCAD & 12D
- MUSIC
- Water Balance modelling software - Goldsim

We know today’s complex challenges can only be solved through bringing together diverse teams of people from across our business, so there will be opportunities for you to apply your skills and creativity to projects in other geographies and markets.

What can you bring to the team?

Firstly, you will share our genuine passion for re-imagining engineering and be someone that actively pursues continuous learning to help shape the future. You will also need a relevant technical qualification.

Our Aurecon Attributes describe the types of people we bring together for clients. We don’t expect you to have all eight of the attributes, but one that is unique to you.

Finally, we value that each of our team members brings something different to Aurecon. We look for people who have had a broad range of experiences throughout their career and can demonstrate how they have worked as part of a team to bring ideas to life. Does that sound like you?

About us

We’ve re-imagined engineering.

Aurecon is an engineering and infrastructure advisory company, but not as you know it!

For a start, our clients’ ideas drive what we do. Drawing on our deep pool of expertise, we co-create innovative solutions with our clients to some of the world’s most complex challenges. And through a range of unique creative processes and skills, we work to re-imagine, shape and design a better future.

We listen deeply and intently, which helps us see opportunities, possibilities and potential that others can’t.

Think engineering. Think again.

Want to know more?

You can learn more about what it’s like to work at Aurecon by visiting the careers section of our website.

If you are intrigued or excited by what you have read, then we want to hear from you. Apply now!

Just imagine your future with us…

At Aurecon we see the future through a very different lens. Do you?

Innovation, eminence and digital are at the heart of everything we do. Are you excited about the future?

Are you driven by the opportunity to work on some of the most challenging and complex projects around the world and to learn from the best? We are.

Diversity is at the core of everything we do. We work together to create a culture based on respect, trust and inclusiveness. Our differences are what fuel our creativity.

We embrace flexible working and are always open to discussing your individual needs so that you get to create your own experience with us.

What will you do?

In this position you will join the Hydrology & Hydraulics section of our Newcastle Water team. Here you will be a member of a team of highly skilled specialists and leaders that ‘bring ideas to life’ for our clients across all types of Infrastructure projects. Recent examples include flooding and drainage assessments for the Rankin Park to Jesmond Inner City Bypass, Parramatta Light Rail and Western Sydney Airport; as well as Dam Break and Water Balance studies for Hunter Valley Power Stations and Mines.

We know the work we do is vital in assisting our world’s economic development and, it’s the technical expertise and the depth of knowledge of our people that really sets us apart. Here are the key things you will need to have in order to ‘bring ideas to life’.

A passion to develop leading technical expertise.

  • Capability to deliver flood modelling, and other hydrology and hydraulics assessments with limited supervision.
  • Experience in collaborating with Drainage Designers.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work effectively as a member of an interdisciplinary team
  • Ability to work across relevant software including:

- 1D & 2D flood modelling software - MIKE FLOOD, MIKE 21, MIKE 11, TUFLOW, HEC-RAS
- Hydrologic modelling software - RAFTS, RORB, URBS
- Urban drainage software- MIKE URBAN, DRAINS
- GIS, AutoCAD & 12D
- MUSIC
- Water Balance modelling software - Goldsim

We know today’s complex challenges can only be solved through bringing together diverse teams of people from across our business, so there will be opportunities for you to apply your skills and creativity to projects in other geographies and markets.

What can you bring to the team?

Firstly, you will share our genuine passion for re-imagining engineering and be someone that actively pursues continuous learning to help shape the future. You will also need a relevant technical qualification.

Our Aurecon Attributes describe the types of people we bring together for clients. We don’t expect you to have all eight of the attributes, but one that is unique to you.

Finally, we value that each of our team members brings something different to Aurecon. We look for people who have had a broad range of experiences throughout their career and can demonstrate how they have worked as part of a team to bring ideas to life. Does that sound like you?

About us

We’ve re-imagined engineering.

Aurecon is an engineering and infrastructure advisory company, but not as you know it!

For a start, our clients’ ideas drive what we do. Drawing on our deep pool of expertise, we co-create innovative solutions with our clients to some of the world’s most complex challenges. And through a range of unique creative processes and skills, we work to re-imagine, shape and design a better future.

We listen deeply and intently, which helps us see opportunities, possibilities and potential that others can’t.

Think engineering. Think again.

Want to know more?

You can learn more about what it’s like to work at Aurecon by visiting the careers section of our website.

If you are intrigued or excited by what you have read, then we want to hear from you. Apply now!

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