Senior/Principal Hydrologist/Waterways Engineer

Senior/Principal Hydrologist/Waterways Engineer

Job Title: Senior/Principal Hydrologist/Waterways Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Melbourne
Start Date: Immediate
Reference: 2939947
Contact Name: Teddy Murphy
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 30, 2019 17:35

Job Description

Principal Hydrologist/Waterways Engineer - Melbourne - CBD

This is a really good opportunity for a waterways engineer who specialises in Tuflow and HEC Ras to join an Engineering Consultancy that prides itself on delivering top work first time round. 

They have a great company culture and have done extremely well attracting Engineers, Designers and Modellers from Tier 1 Consultancies because of how they value and treat their staff, not only that they have some stand out projects to work on and in the pipeline meaning you will get full ownership of your work.

Joining a team of 5 engineers across Australia, your focus will be particularly around the impact of structures in waterways. 

To be successful for the Senior/Principal Hydrologist/Waterways engineer role you will have; 
  • Relevant tertiary qualifications or equivalent
  • 10+ years of experience
  • Software to be able to work with:
  • Tuflow (professional level)
  • Hec-Ras 1d (professional level)
  • Hec-Ras 2d (would be advantage)
  • ArcGIS and/or QGIS (mid level)
  • Mike Flood (Mike 21) (would be advantage)
  • XP-Rafts and/or RORB (mid to pro Level)
  • Know AR&R methods for hydrology and have experience in this
  • Experience with VIC projects (council flood studies, RMS)
  • Experience in Project Management
  • Experience in Report and Proposal writing & a proactive approach when dealing with projects & stakeholders.
What this role can offer you
  • Commitment to your professional development
  • Access to great projects but also ownership and autonomy of your work
  • Great benefits that include a profit share, company events and flexible working.
  • Above award salary
To apply for this position, hit APPLY NOW or please send an updated CV to For more information please call Teddy Murphy at Design & Build on 03 853 53100.

Applications from overseas with no Australian experience will not be acknowledged of considered.

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