Principal Wastewater Modeller

Job Title: Principal Wastewater Modeller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sutton, Surrey
Salary: Negotiable
REF: BBBH22594_1488442570
Contact Name: Thomas Bullen
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Job Published: about 4 years ago

Principal Wastewater Modeller

Sutton Coldfield

Job Role

  • Wastewater Catchment Planning
  • Integrated Catchment Planning
  • Feasibility studies / options development.
  • Asset performance assessments / Root Cause Analysis.
  • Technical guidance / leadership to the project team
  • Client liaison and report preparation
  • Assist in the preparation of proposals within current frameworks and the development of additional clients
  • Financial management of projects to ensure profitable delivery
  • Management of sub-contractors including supplier selection, performance appraisal and invoice approval 3. Work closely with clients to ensure projects are delivered to their expectations in terms of quality, time and budget.
  • Management responsibilities for team including continual professional development, and management of staff resources within the business to ensure project delivery
  • Work with Divisional and Technical Managers to identify staffing requirements and take an active role in the recruitment of new staff in order to develop the teams
  • Raise the profile of the company through attendance and presentation at technical and commercial conferences and preparation of papers and press releases
  • Develop and maintain project related health and safety strategies including risk assessments
  • Operate in accordance with the corporate health and safety, environment and quality standards and ensure the project team comply with such standards
  • Work may require travel in the UK or abroad to offices and site.


  • You will hold a relevant degree, and be progressing towards professional membership of an applicable institution.
  • You will have a broad understanding of wastewater asset management within the UK water industry and be experienced in the production of models for catchment planning studies.
  • You will be highly skilled in the use of InfoWorks CS software and have a working knowledge of ICM.
  • A full UK Driving Licence is advantageous.
  • You will have good presentation, written and verbal communication skills.
  • You will be able to provide coaching and mentoring to others within the team.
  • Good IT skills are paramount (in particular MS Office), as well as the ability to pick up new, client specific software.
  • This role is client facing, so professionalism and excellent communication skills are a must.