Tidal Modelling Lead - Closed

Date posted: 13/07/2020

Closing date: 27 July, 2020 9:00 am

Hours per week: 35

Salary: Competitive

Location: No 1 Mann Island, Liverpool

Employment type: Full Time

Contract type: 2 Year Fixed Term Contract

Job Description:

The LCRCA is already making great progress and the Mersey Tidal Power Project is a key priority for the Metro Mayor and LCRCA in making net zero carbon happen.

Mersey Tidal Power is a nationally significant project with the potential to have a game-changing influence on the UK renewable energy sector and we are building a team of energy, engineering and environmental specialists to drive forward the next phase of the project. The early options appraisal and business case work has shown that the project is technically viable and should progress onto more detailed development and selection of a preferred option.

The team will be responsible for developing a full options appraisal to a preferred option for DCO submission including hydrodynamic modelling, environmental appraisal and marine civil and mechanical and electrical design. This stage of the project will be crucial to the success and continuation of the project, so we are looking for a team of exceptional quality to deliver it.

We are looking to grow the team and specifically looking to recruit a Modelling Lead with experience in building 2D and 3D hydrodynamic models for estuarine and coastal processes modelling. Together with energy generation and having worked within the regulatory environment. Experience in modelling of tidal range energy projects is preferred.

If you have the relevant skills and experience we would like to hear from you.

If you would like to apply for this role and are up for a challenge please send your CV and a covering letter along with our Equal Opportunities Form to recruitment@liverpoolcityregion-ca.gov.uk

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