Surface Water Consultant

  • Permanent
  • Ref #399043PP
  • Posted 3 weeks ago
  • Johannesburg North, Gauteng, South Africa, Africa
  • Construction & Engineering
Employer Description

Our client provides environmental, social and sustainability solutions for the resources, infrastructure, energy and agriculture sectors globally.  

Job Description

You will be required to perform the following functions:

  • Provide the hydrological input into EIA/EMP/IWWMP and IWULA;
  • Conduct water quantity/quality monitoring as part of baseline assessment;
  • Conduct flood line modelling and hydrological assessments through the use of HEC_RAS and other hydrology software;
  • Develop Water and salt balances;
  • Assist in the preparation of water permit applications and other regulatory documents;
  • Conduct field work including site reconnaissance, water quality sampling, etc.;
  • Develop and maintain client relationships.
  • Carry out business development and marketing activities;
  • Project managing and administrating projects, where required.


BSc/ BES degree (MSc preferred) in Hydrology


  • 8 or more years’ experience in Hydrology and 5 or more years’ experience in consulting.
  • Project management experience would be an advantage;
  • ArcGIS software and hydrological engineering knowledge would be an advantage; Experience and knowledge of mining sector would be helpful

Salary / Package

R600k Neg