Senior / Principal Urban Drainage Modeller

3+ months agoLeeds, United Kingdom

Stantec is working with a wide range of stakeholders across the regulated water industry to develop advanced, sustainable and efficient solutions to their needs by applying innovative ways of working. We are looking to capitalise on our strong forward workload and expand our teams in the Urban Drainage Modelling sector.

We are currently looking for Senior to Principal Urban Drainage Modellers to join us in any location across the UK. We can offer working from home and flexible working arrangements, a strong pipeline of projects to work on and a great benefits package.

We are looking for driven individuals who think differently and love to challenge conventional thinking to join us in a growing, collaborative team of engineers working to meet the unprecedented industry-wide efficiency and environmental challenges.

You will be working as part of an interdisciplinary team made up of 80 personnel from Stantec across 8 UK offices and a team in Pune, along with our clients and consultant/contractor partners, collaborating to deliver projects across the AMP 7 programme of works. This is a great opportunity to join an ambitious and innovative team of engineers, providing opportunities to diversify your experience and contribute to industry leading projects.

You will work alongside Technical Specialists, Framework Managers, Project Managers and Project Technical Leads to provide technical expertise and ensure that projects are delivered to cost, schedule, technical and quality standards to meet both client and Stantec expectations. This is an opportunity to play a key role in our urban drainage teams taking on multiple small projects or large programmes of work for our clients, along with opportunities to innovate service offerings and develop industry leading solutions.


To be considered for this opportunity you must be degree qualified (or equivalent) in Civil Engineering, 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 and a full working knowledge of InfoWorks ICM.

You will provide guidance, training, and promote staff development and wellbeing within the discipline. You will assist with bids and the preparation of cost estimates within our project frameworks. 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 staff as well as the ability to integrate well into a team and provide technical leadership to other modelling staff as a leader in an urban drainage environment with an excellent client service focus.

Most importantly, you'll embody our values and ethos of client focus and service excellence.

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