Stantec Junior Hydraulic Modeller in Dubai, United Arab Emirates
MWH, now part of Stantec, is currently seeking a Junior Hydraulic Modeller for our Dubai operation. The scope of work will cover the building of hydraulic models for gravity lines, pressurised water systems and networks.
Key accountabilities for this position include but are not limited to:
1.Investigation, concept and detailed designs for gravity lines, pressurised water systems and networks
•Involved in a variety of schemes undertaking audit/ reviews of model build and verification, using existing or new models to understand system performance and using the models to review the design of both the Wastewater and Surface Water Networks.
•Using relevant modelling packages such as InfoWater, InfoWorks WS, WaterCAD, WaterGEMS, Hammer, WANDA, and HYTRAN to provide advice, review solutions leading to successful project outcomes.
•Maintain communication and develop on-going contacts internally, with delivery partners, client and key stakeholders.
2.Preparation of technical specifications, tendering and contract administration.
•Engineering analysis, technical writing, design calculations, specifications, and drawings on projects
•Successfully support project activities through the application of technical engineering planning, principles and techniques
•Assist in project administration including writing technical reports, gathering information, drafting proposals, drafting correspondence, tracking project costs, and completing progress reports.
•Review work performed by designers and administrative staff.
3.Good understanding and previous experience with water and wastewater networks in the UAE.
•Carrying out work to agreed budgets and timelines
•Assist with the preparation of cost estimates for project design and construction.
4.Collaboration and working as part of a team
•Work in conjunction with engineers to solve project design problems, performing basic design calculations as required.
•Work under the direction of the Principal Engineer;
•Conduct field inspections under the supervision of the Technical Lead, and Client Engineer representative.
•Liaison with teams working remotely from other parts of the world to facilitate completion of tasks, and project.
5.Client Service Management
•Internal and external client liaison
•Ability to build and maintain lasting and positive relationships
•Experience in utility diversions and management
6.Follow safe work practices and adhere to company guidelines and policies for planning and executing work in a safe manner.
•Complete all work in line with MWH Core Values and in accordance with the MWH Quality Systems and Project Quality Procedures.
•Design for safety, i.e. Construction Design Management.
Junior Hydraulic Modeller
•University Degree in Civil Engineering, post-graduate degree is preferred.
•Approximately 6-8 years of relevant experience.
•Experienced in potable water demand estimation, modelling, model calibration and design of pressure networks.
•Experienced in pressure network modelling software such as InfoWater, WaterGEMS, WaterCAD, etc. InfoWater experience is preferred.
•Experience in InfoMaster software is a plus.
•Experience in surge modelling and design of surge mitigation measures is a plus.
•Experience in TSE irrigation demand estimation, network modelling and design is a plus.
•Excellent computer skills.
•A customer-focused approach, possessing impressive communication skills.
•The ability to work autonomously, reviewing your work on a regular basis while consistently meeting your objectives and the capabilities to meet tight deadlines.
•Committed to working with all levels of management on a daily and ongoing basis.
•A proactive approach, working effectively in co-ordinating activities and complex tasks, taking professional responsibility in all matters.
•Be of the highest calibre: punctual, attentive and competent in adhering to MWH policies, procedures and working practices.
•A flexible approach to working hours and travel.
We're active members of the communities we serve. That's why at MWH, now part of Stantec, we design with community in mind. Now uniting approximately 22,000 employees, working in over 400 locations and across six continents, we collaborate across disciplines and industries to bring water and infrastructure projects to life. Our work as architects, engineers and consultants from initial project concept and planning through design, construction, and commissioning begins at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships. With a heritage in water, we continue to safeguard and sustain lives, communities, and businesses worldwide.
Our local knowledge and relationships, coupled with our global expertise, qualify us to go anywhere to solve our clients' challenges in more creative and personalized ways. With a long-term commitment to the people and places we serve, we have the unique ability to connect to projects on a personal level while advancing the quality of life in communities around the globe.
We look for people who are drawn to use every talent they possess, plus imagination, determination and a drive to do the extraordinary. If connecting across borders with some of the world’s top talent appeals to you, join us.
For additional information on the Stantec transition, visit: http://www.stantec.com/content/stantec/en/about-us/news/2016/stantec-completes-acquisition-of-mwh-global.html
To learn more about job opportunities and a career at Stantec, visit: http://www.stantec.com/careers.html
MWH, now part of Stantec…we’re looking for opportunities.
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