Modelling Technician

Recruiter
Severn Trent Plc
Location
Leicester
Salary
£20000 - £22500 per annum
Posted
10 Aug 2017
Expires
13 Sep 2017
Sector
Engineering
About the Role In Severn Trent proactive asset management, we are on a journey to create a network that is efficient, reliable and resilient. Hydraulic modelling tools, their continued development and their advanced application are fundamental to the success of this vision. Sitting within the company hydraulic modelling team, the successful candidate will be at the heart of this journey, in a place where modelling competency, innovation and great engagement will provide awesome opportunities for personal skills and career development. This is a role for a person able to deliver on two levels; to support the maintenance our current models and seek opportunities to exploit our models in order to drive us closer to our vision. Hence the role provides the opportunity for technical learning combined with the development of business knowledge and processes. About You Previous experience of using SynerGI modelling tools, whilst desirable, are not essential, as is a degree in Engineering or similar. Good IT skills are key to this role, particularly the use of spreadsheets and graphical data, alongside proven ability to use Microsoft Office, including Word and Excel. Furthermore, good numeric and analytical skills are beneficial to this role, as is the ability to analyse and problem solve complex issues. The successful candidate will possess an interest in data analytics, and have an inquisitive mind-set to ask 'what if' associated with the drive for proactive network operation. Experience of working within a team and on an individual basis is also desirable but not essential. A good standard of written communication skills, the ability to prioritise workloads and deliver against targets are essential. About Us Severn Trent's 8 million customers know that whatever the weather, whenever they turn on their taps, we'll deliver high quality drinking water. Behind this 24-7 achievement is our strong Water team. They manage hundreds of river and reservoir systems, and 16 surface water treatment works to treat 1900 million litres of water every day, delivered through our 46,000 km network of water mains. Apply Be part of the future of our company. In return, we offer some excellent rewards including 25 days holiday, Life Assurance, Pension with a company contribution of twice your personal contribution rate up to a maximum of 15%, Sharesave Scheme as well as Flexible benefits such as buying/selling holiday and discounted retail vouchers at competitive rates plus a performance reward scheme that lets you earn a great bonus if we do a truly awesome job meeting all our targets. This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/75480200

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