Senior Hydrologist, National Flood Hydrology
Closing date 25/10/2020
We are looking to recruit a number of senior hydrologists at the Environment Agency to drive improvements in flood hydrology. We have a real opportunity to make changes that affect the science of flood risk for England in both forecasting and flood estimation.
Working closely with other teams, you can expect to be involved in any of the following:
Each position will cover one of the following areas:
There are also opportunities to get involved with incident management by becoming one of the monitoring and forecasting duty officers who provide forecast information for flood warning and response. You'll get all the training and support you need.
We are looking someone who is keen to see improvements in the way things are done with a degree (preferably masters) in hydrology or a closely related engineering or scientific discipline and experience in flood hydrology.
You will also have one or more of the following:
The Environment Agency is a good employer which has looked after staff through the pandemic and also offers an extensive range of employee benefits including a good pension scheme
For further details and to apply please see the full job advert here.
Interviews will take place remotely on 10th, 11th November 2020.
For more information contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Applicants must be eligible to work in the UK. We are unable to provide sponsorship for these roles.
It is a dispersed team. Positions can be located at any Environment Agency office.
Preferred locations: Reading, Exeter, Solihull, Warrington, Leeds, Peterborough, Worthing, Bristol.
Possible locations: West Malling, Blandford Forum, Bodmin, Bridgwater, Ipswich, Lichfield, Lincoln, Newcastle upon Tyne, Norwich, Nottingham, Penrith, Preston, Romsey, Shrewsbury, Tewkesbury, Wallingford, Welwyn Garden City, York
Due to COVID-19 you will initially be based from home as all our offices will remain closed for the foreseeable future.