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Jacobs Senior Hydrologist and Flood Modeller in Melbourne, Australia

Our People & Places Solutions business – reinforces our drive to improve the lives of people everywhere and epitomizes the "why" of what we do – the tremendous positive impact and value our solutions bring to our communities and society as a whole. From facilities delivering life-saving therapies and ensuring clean water to enabling the connection of people through all modes of transportation and providing access to technology – we're integrating a multitude of these solution elements to build the smart environments of tomorrow.

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Your Impact:

Your Impact

On the back of a strong pipeline of work ahead of us delivering high profile and challenging projects for our clients we are looking to go grow our Southern Surface Water team.

You will be joining our a collaborative and dynamic, 20-person strong team to play a leadership role in delivering hydrologic and flood modelling studies for major infrastructure, floodplain management, environmental waterway management and dam safety projects, just to name a few. We primarily support the South East Australia and New Zealand region; however, we don’t let borders limit us.

We are passionate about technical excellence and innovation and welcome the contribution of your experience and insights to further advance our high-performing team. We are committed to your further development as we truly believe it is the growth and empowerment of our people that enables us to succeed.

Here’s What You’ll Need:

Here’s What You’ll Need

We are looking for a person with the following attributes:

  • Providing leadership in our team by motivating, coordinating and mentoring staff

  • Leading a range of hydrology and flood modelling projects through the entire project lifecycle

  • Demonstrated experience with the TUFLOW and RORB computer modelling packages as well other hydraulic and hydrologic software packages (e.g. HEC-RAS, Mike, Flike, XPRAFTS, URBS) would be desirable.

  • Competency in GIS packages such as QGIS, MapInfo or ArcGIS

  • Strong oral and written communication skills as liaison with our clients, stakeholders and Jacob’s colleagues in teams across the world is key to our success

  • An interest in looking to ‘do things differently’ to drive our culture of innovation

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From our inclusive employee networks, to our positive mental health champions – we’re committed to driving a culture of caring where you can be you. Joining Jacobs not only connects you locally but globally – and together, our diverse perspectives and unique backgrounds power our collective strength. We collaborate and share! By supporting one another, we all succeed.

With safety and flexibility always top of mind, we’ve gone beyond traditional ways of working so you have the support, means and space to maximise your potential. You’ll uncover flexible working arrangements, benefits and opportunities to do good too – from participating in our global giving and volunteering program, to exploring new and inventive ways to help our clients make the world a better place. No matter what drives you, you’ll discover how you can cultivate, nurture and achieve your goals – all at a single global company.

Please note: If you are being represented by a recruitment agency you will not be considered, to be considered you will need to apply directly to Jacobs.

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At Jacobs, we’re challenging today to reinvent tomorrow by solving the world’s most critical problems for thriving cities, resilient environments, mission-critical outcomes, operational advancement, scientific discovery and cutting-edge manufacturing, turning abstract ideas into realities that transform the world for good. With $13 billion in revenue and a talent force of more than 55,000, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of professional services including consulting, technical, scientific and project delivery for the government and private sector.