Groundwater and Water monitoring Lead Job at Balfour Beatty – in Birmingham

About the role

Balfour Beatty Vinci has an exciting opportunity for a Groundwater and Water monitoring Lead to join our Environmental team to work in Birmingham.

What you’ll be doing

Co-ordinate with design joint venture discipline leads the development of the Basis of Design in Groundwater & Water Resources and monitoring plan

Collaborate with HS2 and groundwater Leads to ensure efficient transfer of groundwater monitoring & surveys for BBVs requirements;

Finalise groundwater monitoring strategy and complete Water Monitoring Management Plan

Scope, plan and resource groundwater monitoring by BBV and sub-contractor.

Plan and resource groundwater survey requirements

Organise and attend with design joint venture groundwater leads key-meetings, workshops with HS2 technical leads, Environmental Agency, Water companies, Local Authorities to facilitate consent pre-engagement and get the approval of BBV design;

Provide technical expertise/ support for Environmental & Design team in groundwater disciplines.

Support, recruit and organise the BBV groundwater team in sublots to manage Groundwater related Construction environmental deliverables

Who we’re looking for

Member of an environmental/water professional body

A sound understanding of hydrogeology, groundwater and dewatering monitoring design on major infrastructure schemes;

Good experience of temporary dewatering process and design

Good experience of groundwater monitoring design

Experienced with dealing with Environmental Agency, water companies and LA on such issues;

Experienced with groundwater consent applications and pre-engagement with Statutory bodies;

Understanding of the benefits of working collaboratively to obtain the best outcome for the project

Why work for us

Balfour Beatty VINCI (BBV) is responsible for designing and building part of the most exciting and challenging infrastructure project in Europe: HS2.

We are building the West Midlands section of HS2’s Phase One route, spanning approximately 90km from Long Itchington in Warwickshire to the centre of Birmingham and on to Handsacre in Staffordshire. We will be employing thousands of people from the region to design and build the civil infrastructure for HS2 and we are looking for a wide range of skills to join the team and support this unique and ground breaking project.

Diversity and Inclusion: We aim to be a leader in equality, diversity and inclusion by creating a safe inclusive working environment for all – living our values of Safety, Respect, Integrity and Leadership. We are positive and inclusive about making adjustments, providing flexible working, encouraging all staff to engage in a diverse range of year round learning opportunities and provide personal development opportunities. Our aim is to attract more people from diverse backgrounds to help us build on our inclusive culture.

Flexible working: Flexible or agile working is encouraged at BBV and we recognise the value and diversity of candidates which this can bring to our business operations. Not every role can provide a variety of working patterns to suit people’s personal needs however we are happy to discuss agile working opportunities at BBV with you.

Disability confident: We care about being inclusive and that means we encourage applications from people with diverse set of backgrounds and experiences. BBV is Disability Confident committed and we welcome applications from candidates with a disability.

About us

Balfour Beatty VINCI is a long established joint venture between two global leaders in the delivery of critical infrastructure. Working together for over 30 years, we have been successful in delivering a number of significant infrastructures; creating unrivalled expertise and capability across rail, highways and aviation sectors in the UK and beyond.

In 2008, we announced our formal alliance with the aim of delivering modern and innovative solutions to the UK’s infrastructure needs. Since then, our collaboration has gone from strength to strength. We’ve successfully bid and delivered many key projects for Crossrail and Highways England Smart Motorways Programme. Balfour Beatty VINCI is a powerhouse for critical infrastructure.

Job Reference: BBV00556

About the Company

Company: Balfour Beatty –

Company Location:  Birmingham

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