Civil Engineer, Hydraulics

Posted 27 February 2023
Job type Permanent
DisciplineCivil Engineering

Company's Benefits

  • Paid Parental Leave

    Paid Parental Leave

  • Return to Work Policy

    Return to Work Policy

  • Flexible Working Arrangements

    Flexible Working Arrangements

  • Mentorship Program

    Mentorship Program

  • Breastfeeding Rooms

    Breastfeeding Rooms

  • Sponsorship Program

    Sponsorship Program

  • Leadership Development Program

    Leadership Development Program

  • Coaching Program

    Coaching Program

  • Raise Numbers Of Women In Leadership

    Raise Numbers Of Women In Leadership

  • Internal Women's Networking Group

    Internal Women's Networking Group

  • Equal Pay Initiatives

    Equal Pay Initiatives

Job Description

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.

Start your Jacobs career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed – today and into tomorrow.

Your Impact:

At Jacobs, we push the limits of what’s possible to make the world smarter, more connected and more sustainable. In our built environment work, that means designing spaces that foster innovation, cultivate collaboration and drive the next great discovery for humanity. Bring your creativity, collaborative spirit and extreme attention to detail, and we’ll help you grow, pursue and fulfill what drives you – so we can deliver extraordinary solutions for a better tomorrow, together.

We are always on the lookout for new and innovative ways to transform the world’s infrastructure and built environment. As a Hydraulics Engineer, you will work in a collaborative environment where you can pursue your passions, design your own pathway, and fast track your career.

We are committed to building an inclusive culture and creating better outcomes for our clients and communities in which we live and work. If you can bring innovative ideas, excellent technical knowledge, and a drive to reinvent through analytical thinking, we’ll provide you mentoring and relevant support to fulfill your career aspirations. Main duties: 

  • Assisting technical lead on projects involving hydrology and hydraulic modeling including flood mapping studies, surface water management plans, flood strategies and other flood management projects.

  • Actively participate in the development of hydraulic models under the supervision of a senior modeller

  • Undertaking hydraulic model optioneering and developing solutions.

  • Process and analyze modeling outputs using GIS software (QGIS, MapInfo and/or ArcGIS)

  • Identify and pursue/contribute to business development opportunities

  • Comply with Jacobs and Client safety practices

  • Projects completed on schedule and on budget.

Here’s What You’ll Need:

To be a successful candidate you shall possess:

  • A bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or equivalent, with minimum 1-2 years of relevant working experience within water industry

  • Experience in implementing 1D and 2D modeling techniques for the river, urban drainage, water supply, and sewerage system applications

  • Experience in using modeling software: Flood Modeller, TUFLOW and Infoworks ICM, Bentley SewerGEMS etc 

  • GIS software such as Mapinfo/ArcGIS/QGIS

  • Knowledge in hydraulics, hydrology and/or water resources with analytical skills

  • Ability in rainfall, hydrology, or hydraulic analysis

Jacobs. A world where you can.

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. Jacobs complies with the Tripartite Guidelines on Fair Employment Practices (TGFEP), including the prevailing guidelines on recruitment. All qualified applicants will be considered for the position regardless of age, race, religion, language, nationality, marital status, or family responsibilities.