AECOM Senior Hydrologist in Patna, India

Requisition/Vacancy No. 146639BR

Position Title Senior Hydrologist

Job Category Engineering - Transportation

Business Line Transportation

Country India

State/Province/Region IN - Bihar

City Patna

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Job Summary

AECOM has been awarded New Ganga Bridge Project in Bihar. We are seeking highly skilled hydrologist professionals to oversee the project. Senior Hydrologist will responsible for consultancy services for construction of new six lane extra dosed cable bridge over river Ganga in National Highway near Patna. He will responsible for feasibility report, feasibility studies, hydrology report, drainage modeling, bridge modeling & other assignment relating to the job. Job responsibility will include :-

  • Hydrologist Design Flood study of various bridges including Bridge on River Ganga.

  • Proposal for drainage structures and protection works.

  • Hydraulic calculation for Bridges, canals and culverts.

  • Hydraulic design for road side drains.

  • Preparation of drainage drawings and Hydrology Report.

  • Hydrological calculation for the Wadi crossings. ( Data Processing through GIS)

  • Proposal for drainage structures and protection works.

  • Hydraulic calculation for culverts and flood ways.( using HY- 8 software)

  • Hydraulic design for road side drains.

  • Preparation of drainage drawings.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering (Civil) with minimum 15 years of experience in which atleast 10 years of experience should be in transport infrastrucre bridge project on Gangetic Plain (at least two projects of minimum lenght 1 KM)

  • Software Proficiency - Working experience in following softwares.

  1. MX, Culvert Master(Bentley)

  2. HY-8( culvert analysis software)

  3. Storm CADD (1D modelling )

  4. HEC-RAS,(1 D –software)

  5. HEC- HMS,

  6. SWMM (1D software)

  7. Map window


Preferred Qualifications

  • Master degree in water resources.

  • Previous experience within a Consultancy desirable.

  • Ganga plane project experience is preferred.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.