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Hydraulic Modeller

Job Sector: Hydraulic Modeller

Job Type: Permanent

Job Location: Galway

Consultant Name: Rebecca O'Connor

Our client, a large consultancy, are looking for a Hydraulic Modeller to join their team based in Galway.

The Hydraulic Modeller will be a member of the Civil, Design Build and Water Team.


  • Provision of specialist hydraulic modelling input to projects (primarily related to flood risk management and drainage area plans)
  • Modelling of Clean Water distribution Networks
  • Technical report writing
  • Support technical development of others in team
  • Support business development


  • You hold a Level 8 Degree in Engineering, Geography, GIS, Science related subject or equivalent
  • You have ideally 3-5 years’ experience of building and calibrating hydraulic models
  • You have a sound understanding of hydrological processes and analysis techniques
  • You have a high level of competency in flood modelling (ideally using HEC RAS 1D/2D, or InfoWorks ICM)
  • You have experience modelling sewer networks (ideally using InfoWorks ICM)
  • You have experience with water network modelling (EPA-NET or Synergi) advantageous but not essential
  • You have knowledge of Geographic Information Systems such as QGIS, MapInfo or ArcGIS.
  • You have experience of computer modelling principles
  • Experience of Clean water modelling and distribution networks
  • Management of Detailed Zonal Studies delivery, Pressure Management and DMA Design
  • Strong report writing/ability
  • Good client liaison skills
  • Full Clean Driving Licence
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

What we can offer you:

  • Excellent salary
  • Remote working options
  • A defined career path with clear objectives and ‘progression gates’
  • A strong CPD commitment
  • The opportunity to work and grow with a good team of people

Please make sure you are legally entitled to work in Ireland before you apply.

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