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AECOM Clean Water Modeller in Belfast, United Kingdom

Company Description

At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.

We believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.

Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

Here, you will have freedom to grow in a world of opportunity.

Job Description

Due to recent framework wins, we are looking for a Clean Water Modeller to join our busy Infrastructure Team to work on Clean Water Modelling projects across the UK and Ireland.

The successful candidate will be responsible for hydraulic modelling input on our portfolio of water utility projects. You will form part of our strong multi-disciplinary team delivering varied and interesting projects for a variety of public and private clients in the UK and Ireland. The ideal candidate will have experience of similar project work in the UK and/or Ireland water sector and be able to work proactively and collaboratively to solve engineering problems.

This is a fantastic opportunity for you to develop your career and assist in the technical direction and future development and growth of this team.

Typical projects will likely include network model building and analysis, asset management and planning projects, capital works design support and water resource strategy and analysis projects.

Role Responsibilities

  • Provide technical lead on the delivery on outputs of modelling and engineering projects

  • Effectively delegate tasks to the team as project workload and deadlines demand

  • Undertake a technical mentoring role for more junior members of staff

  • Health & Safety Risk Assessments

  • Coordinating Field Teams

  • Model Build and Calibration

  • Optioneering of design solutions

  • Feasibility and asset management/planning analysis

  • Producing reports and technical documents.

  • Progress reporting and client Liaison

  • Project management and business development

  • Visit sites and liaise locally with clients


Minimum Requirements

  • Experience working in hydraulic network modelling

  • Experience of technically reviewing projects/models, providing design and optioneering input, and in preparation of proposals.

  • Understanding of, and experience using, GIS and either Infoworks WS Pro or Synergi

  • Computer software literate including MSWord, MSExcel.


  • Degree in relevant area (e.g. Civil Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Geography, Environmental Science) or have proven track record/experience of delivering modelling projects

  • Ability to design technical specifications and scopes of works for projects.

  • Experience working with UK water companies

  • Experience at consultant project management/ task leader level with proven track record in the delivery of projects.

  • Experience assisting senior management in the preparation of technical and financial proposals.

  • Experience liaising with government departments, local authorities, water and utility companies, Environment Agency and other public bodies.

Additional Information


AECOM is the world’s trusted infrastructure consulting firm, delivering professional services throughout the project lifecycle – from advisory, planning, design and engineering to program and construction management. On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, new energy and the environment, our public- and private-sector clients trust us to solve their most complex challenges. Our teams are driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world through our unrivaled technical and digital expertise, a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion, and a commitment to environmental, social and governance priorities. AECOM is a Fortune 500 firm and its Professional Services business had revenue of $13.1 billion in fiscal year 2022. See how we are delivering sustainable legacies for generations to come at and @AECOM.

Freedom to Grow in a World of Opportunity

You will have the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.

Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

ReqID: J10091945

Business Line: Water

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: Europe & India

Career Area: Engineering

Work Location Model: Hybrid