We are seeking a Senior Water Management Engineer for our London office.
About Knight Piésold
Knight Piésold is a specialised international consulting firm offering engineering and environmental services in Mining, Environment, Hydropower and Water Resources. We are proud of the longstanding relationships we have with our clients and delivery of exceptional services on a global scale.
Why Join Knight Piésold?
The successful applicant will become part of a dynamic mine waste engineering team that works predominantly on mine tailings projects worldwide. This position will focus on the surface water aspects of water resources engineering. The applicant must have the ambition to expand the scope of their current expertise and build a specialised technical team under their leadership.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
An Ideal Candidate:
An experienced Water Resources Engineer with academic specialisation and/or experience in Water Resources, a BSc / BEng and/or MSc / MEng degree in Civil Engineering, Chartered Engineer (eg MICE, MIMMM, MCIWEM) or eligibility for chartership, and 5+ years of relevant engineering experience preferably on mining related projects.
A working knowledge or familiarity with software such as: GoldSim, HEC-HMS, HEC-RAS, FLO-2D, TUFLOW, StormCAD, ArcGIS.
Ability to analyse and model complex systems to support the design and construction of water management infrastructure related to mine waste management. A significant understanding of surface water hydrology and hydraulics is required.
A strong ability to read, analyse, interpret, and write complex documents is required. Ability to respond effectively to sensitive inquiries, develop presentations, and write technical documents is required.
This position will include work in both an office and field environment and currently from home in accordance with Government guidance. Flexible office working will apply once normal office working resumes when permitted by Government requirements.
Travel to UK and international destinations will be required. Adherence to safety standards including those of Knight Piésold, clients and HSE is mandatory.
Overseas applicants can be sponsored. Candidates must be fluent in English; a second language will be viewed favourably.
To apply, please submit your CV with covering letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.