Water Resources Engineer
u&u Recruitment Partners are proud and excited to be partnering with a very successful, boutique consultancy business in Brisbane to secure a Water Resources Engineer to join their close-knit team. This is an amazing and unique opportunity for an experienced water professional to join this small dynamic team with a huge opportunity to progress, develop and grow with this employee-owned company. You will have access to management but work autonomously to provide accurate and innovative flood and water balance advice to loyal clients; mainly to the resources sector.
This Specialist Engineering Company are built on 17 successful years' in the industry and have attracted extremely talented professionals in the process. The company believe that their people are their differentiator in the market and so reward them for their loyalty and expertise. With a strong portfolio of ongoing work and an excellent client base; this business are now looking to expand their team.
The role has opportunity to develop but the core duties will include: Preparation of accurate, concise and well-written technical reports which will represent this company in the market; Flood / hydraulic modelling using various software packages; Surface drainage design in non-urban environments (open drains, culverts, erosion protection, etc) including first principles hydrologic calculations; Civil design works such as dams, weirs, spillways, creek diversions, creek stabilisation works, drains, drain stabilisation works and culverts; Attending site visits / inspections across Qld and sometimes NSW; Interaction via telephone and in person with clients to maintain and nurture long lasting relationships; and Time management in order to deliver multiple projects at a time, accurately and within the clients' deadlines whilst complying with budgetary constraints. To be considered for this position you will need: Tertiary qualifications in Engineering and / or Environmental Science (water specialisation preferred); Minimum five years' experience in a similar role preferably in a consulting environment; MS Excel for use in water resources calculations; Extremely strong written skills specifically technical report writing; AutoCAD and/or Mapinfo and / or QGIS; Familiarity with "Australian Rainfall and Runoff-A Guide to Flood Estimation 2016"; and Possess strong communication skills with the ability to liaise with clients. The benefits of this opportunity: Brisbane based with some travel flexibility; Family-feel business, great team and flat structure; Plenty of work and varied work tasks; and Opportunity to earn bonus.
We are open to receiving applications from experienced to senior candidates and as such, remuneration will be commensurate with experience. Please contact Alex McRoy for a confidential discussion on 07 3232 9139 or email alex.mcroyuandu.
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