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Coastal Modellers

Job Information
LocationEngineering Jobs in Cape Town
SalaryR650k - R300k
Job TypePermanent
Experience3 - 10 years experience

Job Description

Specialist firm of Consulting Engineers is looking for experienced coastal modellers to join their specialist coastal modelling group in Cape Town, South Africa. The group undertakes a broad range of modelling studies including waves, hydrodynamics, sediment transport and water quality. Typical applications include wave penetration, ship motions, navigation, pipeline stability, sedimentation, dredging, beach nourishment, setbacks, plume dispersion, eutrophication, tsunamis, coastal flooding and oil spills. Projects range from environmental impact assessments and feasibility studies to detailed design studies. The primary software used is the MIKE by DHI suite of marine models.

There are posts available for modellers with 2 to 3 years experience as well as modelling experts with greater than 10 years experience. In both cases the successful candidates will have the following qualifications:

A degree in engineering or applied mathematics;

A strong background in coastal processes;

Experience in applying coastal modelling software, e.g. MIKE by DHI, Delft3D;

Programming skills, e.g. Fortran, Matlab, C#, scripting;

Advanced problem solving instincts;

Strong report writing skills in English (Spanish would be a useful attribute).

Should you meet the requirements for this position, please email your CV to You can also contact Roxanne on 021 555 0432.

Correspondence will only be conducted with short listed candidates. Should you not hear from us within 3 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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