Lead Network Modeller
Posted on Nov 6, 2021 by South Staffs Water (Incorporating Cambridge Water Company)
West Midlands, United Kingdom
£37k - £37k Annual
Lead Network Modeller
Salary: £37,000 per annum
Hours: 37 Hours per week
Location: Green Lane, Walsall, or Fulbourn Road, Cambridge
At South Staffs Water we deliver clean and reliable water supplies to around 1.5 million customers within the South Staffs and Cambridge regions. We have an exciting opportunity for a Lead Network Modeller to embark on our journey to develop our existing Network models across both regions and assist with the transition towards Near Real Time Modelling and a more pro-active approach to customer engagement.
As a member of our team, we are looking for someone to manage and shape the future of Network Modelling within our business and to support the development and implementation of our digital twin and Infoworks WSPRO modelling software. You will be required to support and work closely with our Distribution and Water Quality Teams in providing information for operational planning, engineering design and investment strategy. You will have the opportunity to work closely with academia as we use different resources to support in developing our Network. If you are innovative, confident in your approach with an excellent eye for detail this will be a great opportunity:
• Developing and maintaining the network model strategy in line with Near Real time Modelling.
• Developing the Digital Twin in line with the Smart Network Strategy
• Lead our mains conditioning programme.
• Be a key player in capital development projects across the network,
• Support WQ investigations, analysis of network interventions and new development projects.
• Support to the Emergency Planning team during events.
To be successful in this role, you will have a minimum of 3 years water network modelling experience, be proficient in the use of WSPRO modelling software and be able to demonstrate a full understanding of network hydraulics. You will have the ability to use your own initiative, excellent communication skills and a proactive problem-solving approach. You will also be required to travel and work between regions.
As an employee of South Staffs Water you will have access to a range of benefits. For further details, please visit the Careers section of our website .
To apply please forward your CV to:
Closing Date: 19th November 2021