Are you a water quality expert, with a good knowledge of UK regulatory frameworks, looking to widen your range of experience, to working for government and key industry sector clients in the UK and overseas? Do you have a knowledge of the surface water regulatory compliance, WFD status assessment and monitoring, stakeholder engagement, natural capital, and ecosystems services?
We are looking for a water quality consultant to work with us to win and deliver water quality projects, focusing on surface waters and regulatory compliance. The role includes project management and technical leadership, as well as support to business development activities and proposals. The level of responsibility and seniority of this role can be tailored to fit the right applicant.
At Wood we work across a wide spectrum of services covering water resources and security, hydrology and hydraulics, water quality, hydro-ecology and hydrogeology. We provide high quality technical services and advice to a wide range of high profile customers in the UK and overseas, including infrastructure developers, UK and European governments and agencies, water companies, the World Bank and industrial clients.
Prime Responsibilities and Duties
You will contribute to a diverse range of water and water quality related projects, including water cycle studies, environmental impact assessment (EIA), catchment management, and WFD assessments. You will be working with clients ranging from UK to EU and International governments, and industry sectors, transport, defence and manufacturing both in the UK and overseas. Initially you will be supporting major new infrastructure developments including airports, power stations, wind farms, electricity transmission infrastructure, and oil and gas facilities.
Your work will be varied and challenging and will include the following:
We are a dynamic and supportive team, making this a great place for a motivated and talented individual to fulfil their potential. The location of the role would either be in our Reading or London office, and in both places the water management team is co-located with a wide range of other environmental and engineering disciplines.
People are central to our success as a business, so we are committed to a providing a comprehensive framework for staff professional development including:
We are seeking a highly motivated, numerate individual with excellent interpersonal skills, with a strong interest in water quality and WFD related assessments, and some knowledge of, hydroecology, hydrology, and hydrogeology.
Specifically we are looking for the following experience:
A track record of delivering water quality projects. This could include projects such as water quality impacts assessment / water cycle studies to identify the impact of new development, WFD related assessments from monitoring design to interpreting water quality data, to designing measures to improve water quality and understanding their effectiveness.
You will ideally have the following qualifications:
Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 60,000 people, with revenues of over $10 billion. We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets, including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear, and general industrial sectors. www.woodplc.com
We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.