Senior Engineer-Dams & Reservoirs in United Kingdom

at Arup
Location United Kingdom
Date Posted July 31, 2018
Category Reservoir Engineer
Job Type Permanent


Senior Engineer-Dams & Reservoirs (LON0000JU)
Primary Location: United Kingdom-South Glamorgan-Cardiff
Discipline: Water
Job Posting: 31-Jul-18

Do you enjoy working across multiple projects as part of a collaborative team?
In this role, We are seeking a Senior Dams Engineer to join the Water Group in South Wales to strengthen our Dams and Reservoirs team. You would be based in Newport and Cardiff and take a key role in the management and delivery of the increasing workload in dams and reservoirs. You will also act as Project Manager across a number of projects.

Your Experience

You will have a strong background within the dams and reservoirs field of engineering. In-depth knowledge of mechanical infrastructure (pipes and valves) would be advantageous.
Chartered Engineer Status or equivalent.
Membership of the Supervising Engineers Panel under the Reservoirs Act 1975 or working towards this qualification.
You will have proven experience and competencies in using software packages in hydraulic analysis and stability analysis relating to dams.

In Addition to your technical skills, you will need to demonstrate to below soft skills:
Good communication and report writing skills (in fluent English).
A high degree of self-motivation and the willingness to seek out and take on new challenges.
A proactive approach and the ability to plan ahead to ensure deadlines are met.
An ability to multi-task efficiently under pressure and maintain high level of attention to detail.
Good communication and team working skills and be enthusiastic, flexible, self-motivated and highly organised.
A professional, trustworthy and approachable attitude.
A strong sense of appropriate ethical practice.

The Company

Arup is an independent firm of designers, planners, engineers, consultants and technical
specialists offering a broad range of professional services. Through our work, we make a
positive difference in the world.
How can we best work with you? Whether you’re a parent, a carer, a student, or just have a busy lifestyle, it’s not always easy to commit to standard working hours. At Arup you have access to a range of flexible working options – including flexible start and finish times, working from home or working part-time. If you're interested in any of these options, please let us know when you apply and we'll discuss how this could work in your role.

Your Benefits and Rewards

We offer a competitive salary at all levels, and one of the best benefits package in our
sector. Access to a grade-related Flexible Benefits Fund which you can choose to take as
extra cash or spend on a wide range of Choice Benefits. Permanent employees are eligible
for the Global Profit Share scheme.

If you would like to “Shape a better world” then please apply

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