KBR Lead Drainage Flood Modeller in VI, Australia
Title: Lead Drainage Flood Modeller
Job Number: 1049277
Our Water and Environmental team provides consulting services across a diverse range of water resources and water engineering applications and markets for the Water, Environment and Transport sectors.
An exciting opportunity exists within our Melbourne water resources team for an experienced Drainage and Flood Modeller. As the Senior Drainage and Flood Modeller, you will be responsible for leading drainage design on major infrastructure design projects as well as leading high profile hydrological and hydraulic investigations utilising the latest and leading edge technologies. Other responsibilities also include:
Technical and design lead for:
Flood studies (1D & 2D modelling and mapping)
Flood mitigation works and stormwater quantity and quality management
WSUD and stormwater harvesting
Transport infrastructure drainage
Water resources – hydrology, water balance, water quality, water reuse and dam break assessments
Liaise with other modelling teams interstate
Work within interdisciplinary teams
Prepare proposals and produce quality reports
Provide specialist advice to team members and clients
Establish and maintain strong relationships with clients
Explore and pursue marketing opportunities.
Qualifications and Experience
To be successful in this role you will have eight plus years' experience and have established relationships within Melbourne Water and DELWP and/or Victorian CMAs and will have:
Bachelor’s Degree or Post Grad in Engineering (Civil or Environmental)
MIEAust, CPEng or equivalent will be well regarded
Hydrologic modelling using RORB and XRAFTS
Hydraulic modelling experience using TUFLOW (essential) and other programs such as HEC-RAS and MIKE
Conversant with Melbourne Water and DELWP requirements relating to flooding and stormwater
Ability to build relationships and maintain rapport with clients and other stakeholders
High level written and oral skills to support: inter-discipline relationships, client relationships, proposal preparation, production of design reports and specialist investigative reports.
Benefits of KBR
KBR is committed to supporting the professional development of our staff at every stage of their career through in-house training and structured career paths. We offer a competitive package of lifestyle benefits that include family-friendly work hours. KBR is a quality assured equal opportunity employer.
Job: Engineering/Technical – Civil