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Water Modeller - Environmental

Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

£50000 - £80000.00 per annum


Sector: Power

Posted: 13/10/2023

Ref: BBBH23751_1697186854

Environmental Water Modeller
Up to £80,000 + Private Medical + Benefits Package
About the role:
Astute's Power team is partnering with a leading company within the Energy industry to recruit an Environmental Water Modeller for its office in Nottingham, with an option for Hybrid working.

The Environmental Water Modeller role comes with a very competitive salary and benefits package, including private medical.

If you're an Environmental Water Modeller with experience in the water industry and are looking to work for a leading organisation within the Power Industry, then upload your CV to apply today.
Responsibilities and duties:
As Environmental Water Modeller you will:
  • Provide water modelling expertise and interpretation of model results to support the project lifecycle of new low carbon energy projects.
  • Work closely with our engineering teams to advise and inform on the development of projects within the context of environmental regulation.
  • Prepare technical chapters and reports for planning and environmental permitting applications.
  • Negotiate applications and permit / license variations.
  • Support the business in working with regulatory authorities in the development of environmental policy and regulation relating to new low carbon energy.
Professional qualifications:
We are looking for someone with the following:
  • A degree or a Masters in a relevant scientific or engineering subject
  • Experience of hydrodynamic and thermal plume modelling of cooling water / waste water treatment plants discharges, or a consultancy setting using Delft3D
  • Ability to set up your own models, as well as run them
  • Experience with software such as Matlab, PYTHON and QGIS
  • Experience of specifying and contracting surveys for model calibration and validation
  • Experience with Environmental Agency's screening tests for surface water discharge risk assessments
  • Proven ability to manage a portfolio of work to cost, quality & time.
Personal skills:
The Environmental Water Modeller role would suit someone who:
  • Is able to present work in a manner that can be easily understood
  • Has excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Is highly numerate.
Salary and benefits of the Environmental Water Modeller role:
  • Up to £80,000 salary
  • Private medical insurance
  • Fantastic benefits package
How to apply?

To apply for this opportunity simply send a copy of your up-to-date CV and covering letter to or call 02392 288212 to speak to Ruth Winter who can tell you more.

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. Astute is also committed to the government's Disability Confident Employer initiative. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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