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Principal Wastewater Network Modeller

Ref no. BHN566085
Location Newcastle upon Tyne, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Permanent
Job status Closed

Job summary

Our Water consultancy client is seeking a Principal Wastewater Network Modeller out of their Newcastle office on a hybrid working basis.

Key skills required for this role

Hydraulic modelling, Leadership, Infoworks, Mentoring, Drainage, Wastewater, Network Modelling


Wastewater modelling experience is essential

Job description

Our Water consultancy client is seeking a Principal Wastewater Network Modeller out of their Newcastle office on a hybrid working basis.

Working with major regulated water companies across the UK & Ireland, our clients' wastewater network modelling discipline has developed a reputation as one of the industry leaders.

As part of a multidisciplinary service, they engage with projects from conception through to delivery, driving innovation & excellence. The variety in work ensures their teams develop a broad skillset, with the opportunity to deliver projects which improve water quality, manage urban pollution and contribute to environmental commitments.

Along with an exciting portfolio of work, their team are also at the forefront of developing digital solutions & smart applications.

Thanks to a strong pipeline of work in the region, along with some exciting new opportunities with end clients, they are looking to appoint a Principal Wastewater Network Modeller to join them in Newcastle.


  • Work as part of an interdisciplinary team made up of 80 internal personnel, consultant/contractor partners and outsourced teams abroad.
  • Collaborating to deliver projects throughout the UK & Ireland.
  • Work with ian innovative team of modellers, working on a long-term framework whilst contributing to industry leading projects.
  • You will provide guidance, training, and promote staff development and wellbeing within the discipline
  • The role will involve taking part in the planning, programming, and coordinating of urban drainage projects while ensuring delivery excellence, technical governance and best practices are upheld.
  • The successful candidate will demonstrate excellent communication skills through report writing, developing and delivering presentations (external and internal), and making contacts in the industry.
  • The successful candidate will have experience in the management and development of people as well as the ability to integrate well into a team and provide technical leadership in an urban drainage environment with an excellent client service focus.


  • Degree qualified (or equivalent) in Civil Engineering, Geography or other relevant subject, and be a member of an industry relevant institution e.g. ICE, CIWEM.
  • You will have previous experience leading projects in an urban drainage environment.
  • Successful candidates will demonstrate technical experience covering a wide range of urban drainage modelling activities.


  • Salary up to £55k depending on experience
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Hybrid and flexible working
  • Critical illness/life assurance
  • 5% company pension contribution on top of personal

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