Principal Hydrologist

Job Title: Principal Hydrologist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Flexible UK
Salary: Competitive Salary
REF: 120674
Contact Name: Jill Richmond
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Job Published: over 4 years ago
Are you currently working as a Principal Hydrologist and have a strong background in project management? My client are looking for an expert hydrologist to join their team working on a range of complex and exciting projects for a mix of public and private sector clients.
The Principal Hydrologist will provide technical input into hydrology projects and assessments, working alongside developers, contractors, planners, design engineers and water companies to help achieve strategy and scheme developments. Additionally you will:
  • Lead, project direct and coordinate a range of studies
  • Mentor junior colleagues in all aspects of hydrology and consultancy
  • Direct technical inputs from junior staff and sub-consultants
  • Maintain and build relationships with clients whilst developing solutions and innovative approaches to client's problems 

The successful Principal Hydrologist applicant will have:
  • Strong water resources, hydrology, low flow and drought assessment technical understanding
  • Understanding of UK water policy, the Water Framework Directive and water resources management
  • Stakeholder management and communications
  • Full membership of CIWEM or similar
  • Excellent interpersonal and organisational skills
  • Excellent report writing and bid-writing skills
This role can be based at my client's North West, London or South West offices.

We look forward to receiving your application.
For more information, please contact Jill Richmond 01202 888 986