Flood Risk Advisor x2

Natural Resources Wales

Buckley, Wales
£29,243 pa

Paid • Full Time • Permanent

Sectors: water & hydrology

Closing date: Sunday, 22nd September 2019   5 days left

Flood Risk Advisor x2

  • Location: Buckley Preferred, Bangor or Welshpool possible
  • Grade & Salary: Grade 5 £29,243
  • Post number: 2 Posts (200274 & 200272)
  • Type of contract: Permanent
  • Work pattern: Full Time (37 Hours)

Closing date: 22 September 2019

Interviews to take place when/where: Buckley TBC

Role Purpose

The post holder will produce, manage and deliver flood risk information and evidence that underpins the work of NRWs Flood Risk Management and Operations teams. They will primarily be responsible for building and checking 1D/2D hydraulic models of rivers, project management of Consultants, report writing and data management. They will be working in a team of similar experienced technical staff, delivering a risk-based service across North & Mid Wales and involved in NRWs emergency Response to flooding as a CAT 1 Responder.

Qualifications and Skills

  • Relevant qualifications - educated to degree level or equivalent in a scientific or engineering subject.
  • Good project and budget management knowledge with experience in delivering projects.
  • Experience in 1D/2D fluvial or coastal modelling (e.g. Experience in ISIS, TuFLOW, Flood modeller Pro, Infoworks, MIKE etc).
  • Excellent knowledge & experience of GIS systems and mapping (ARCGIS or MAPINFO).
  • Excellent knowledge of data management and management of large / complex data sets.
  • Excellent communication and analytical skills. Ability to communicate complex issues to a broad audience.
  • Good report writing skills
  • Must have full UK driving licence.

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