Parsons International

Job Description :

Job Description:
Water/Wastewater Modeler Lead
What You’ll Be Doing: Parsons is looking for Water/Wastewater Modeler Lead to join our urban water supply and sewerage/drainage team to provide technical leadership for delivery of wastewater network projects.
What Required Skills You’ll Bring:

  • A degree-level qualification in a relevant subject, such as civil/mechanical/environmental engineering.
  • Candidates having master’s degree in above with specialization in water supply and sanitation engineering will be preferred.
  • Minimum 12 years of experience of working as design engineer/modeler in consultancy firm or municipality. Preference will be given to candidates having UAE and GCC experience.
  • Must have experience of successful delivery of technical inputs environmental projects in a consultancy setting, including a good understanding of the legislative and policy context of technical work
  • Should have gained or be working towards chartership with a relevant professional body (ICE or CIWEM).
  • Proficient in hydraulic modelling software Infowater Pro, Sewergems and Watergems.
  • Experience of design interfaces.
  • Familiarity with 3D design tools and BIM
  • Excellent communication skills, including being able to write high quality, concise reports
  • Should have practical experience in at least some of the following: use of MS Office tools (Excel, Access) and use of GIS packages such as ArcGIS.
  • Model Build and Verification – creating robust pressurized and gravity network models that are suitable for analysis and solution development
  • Model Maintenance -updating models and improving them with a focus on specific study drivers
  • Hydraulic and Water Quality Analysis – intelligent assessment of system hydraulics and pollutant sources to identify needs and risks
  • Integrated Catchment Modelling – constructing models for assessing the interaction between sewers (storm and foul), watercourses and overland flows
  • Integrated System Planning- determination of hydraulic, environmental, and operational needs of urban water systems and the development of various horizon strategies to improve system performance
  • Solution Development- development of outline designs, and support through detailed design process.

What Desired Skills You’ll Bring:

  • Leading the design of urban water systems designs from concept to detailed design and construction, as stand-alone projects or as part of larger multi-disciplinary schemes.
  • Overseeing and reviewing the production of drainage designs, models, calculations, and drawings to relevant standards, including providing technical assurance of designs.
  • Leading the co-ordination of the design process and integrating with associated engineering designs.
  • Supporting the design managers in design tasks and managing delivery to program and budget.
  • Leading and encouraging the technical development of junior and mid-level engineers in hydraulic modeling and design of urban drainage systems.
  • Managing and reviewing specifications tender and contract documents and supporting the construction process.
  • Ensuring compliance with business management standards set in the company’s quality, safety and environmental policies and procedures.

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:Not Applicable/NoneParsons is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran.

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