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Senior Hydrologist

Job Description

Senior Hydrologist / Groundwater Modeler

Our client is currently recruiting for a Senior Hydrologist / Hydrogeologist / Groundwater Modeler to work with their team in Saudi Arabia.

  • Analyzing and interpreting data related to water quality, preparing reports, and communicating findings
  • Developing strategies and implementing measures to prevent and control pollution in water bodies, including the identification and mitigation of pollution sources
  • Collaborating with stakeholders to develop water management plans
  • Field evaluations such as site assessments for impact analysis or development of hydrologic and hydraulic mitigation measures, and collecting stream cross section, stream roughness, flow, and water quality data
  • Experience with field equipment for basic surveying, water quality sampling, and flow measurement data collection preferred but not essential
  • Calculations and modeling of stream discharges, determination of flood limits, and watershed analysis
  • Groundwater modeling experience
  • Preparation of written surface water and groundwater technical evaluations and development water supply assessments
  • Preparation of written water optimization assessments
  • Preparation of surface water and groundwater impacts analyses for CEQA and NEPA documentation
  • Lead and support hydrodynamic and water quality model setup, calibration, validation, and application
  • Preparation of Water Pollution Prevention Plans
  • Analyze watershed, hydrodynamic, and water quality data using GIS and statistical techniques

Skills / Qualifications


  • BA/BS (or higher) degree with a major in environmental engineering, environmental science, geology, physics, chemistry, hydrology, or hydrogeology
  • 10+ years of professional experience, preferably with an environmental consulting organization
  • Knowledge of various surface water and groundwater modeling software including MODFLOW, MODFLOW FLEX, SURFER, RBCA, Watersheds

If you are interested in this role, please email