Job: Infrastructure Network Analyst (Hydraulic Modeling)

Title Infrastructure Network Analyst (Hydraulic Modeling)
Employer Region of Halton
Application Close Date Friday, January 17, 2020
Location Halton Region
Date Posted December 20, 2019
Job Information


Department: Public Works
Division: Infrastructure Planning & Policy
Position: Infrastructure Network Analyst (Hydraulic Modeling)


Note: At the Region of Halton, we treat everyone with respect, honesty, fairness and trust. As an equal opportunity employer, we are committed to establishing a qualified workforce that is reflective of the diverse population we serve. The Region of Halton is committed to providing accommodations throughout the recruitment process. If you require accommodation please notify us and we will work with you to meet your needs. We encourage applications from all qualified individuals; however, only those under consideration will be contacted. 

This is a permanent full-time position working 35 hours per week.

Halton Region serves more than 580,000 residents throughout Burlington, Halton Hills, Milton and Oakville. We are committed to delivering high quality programs and services that make Halton a great place to live and work.

Joining Halton Region opens the door to a fulfilling career. Our comprehensive compensation, great benefits and employee recognition program are a few reasons why we are one of the GTA’s Top Employers.

We engage great people who contribute to meaningful work that makes a positive difference in our community. As an employee, you will be part of a progressive, service focused and award winning employer with a diverse and inclusive work environment. At Halton, you are encouraged to grow and succeed in your career and are recognized for your accomplishments and contributions.


Reporting to the Supervisor of Hydraulic Analysis, the Infrastructure Network Analyst is responsible for operating, maintaining, and calibrating the Region’s water or wastewater models (InfoWater Suite & InfoWorks ICM) to provide hydraulic analysis expertise for the planning, design, and operation of the Region’s linear infrastructure and pumping stations within the water distribution or wastewater collection system in Halton.

Preferred Background:
The successful candidate must possess a degree or diploma in Environmental Studies/Sciences or Civil/Water Resources Engineering and a minimum of five (5) years of related experience in municipal water and wastewater hydraulic modeling. A Professional Engineering (P.Eng.) designation is required along with registration with the Professional Engineers of Ontario or a Certified Engineering Technologist (C.E.T.) designation and registration with the Ontario Association of Certified Engineering Technologists and Technicians (OACETT). In-depth experience and expertise with InfoWater Suite (including extended period simulation) and InfoWorks ICM modeling software is required. The successful candidate must possess excellent communication, presentation, project management and technical writing skills along with strong analytical and problem solving skills.  Strong computer skills and experience using database and analysis software is required (i.e. SCADA, Microsoft Access and Excel, ArcGIS). Experience with other hydraulic modeling software (e.g. InfoSewer, SWMM) or hydraulic transient analysis software (e.g. Hammer, InfoSurge) is a strong asset. In depth knowledge of civil and environmental engineering, water or wastewater system operations, system performance, and monitoring technologies is desirable.  Ability to use built-in scripting programs (i.e. JScript, Python, VBScript, SQL) is a strong asset. An equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered.


  • Operate the Region’s water or wastewater models and apply engineering expertise to analyze and evaluate the technical performance of the water distribution or wastewater collection system.
  • Maintain the Region’s water or wastewater models to ensure the accuracy of system infrastructure network by identifying and addressing any information gaps and issues.
  • Calibrate the Region’s water or wastewater models on a regular basis based on various water or wastewater system performance monitoring programs and reports in Halton.
  • Provide expert input into the Region’s water or wastewater hydraulic modeling manuals and update the relevant processes, procedures and documentation on a regular basis for management approval.
  • Review development applications and assess the system capacity and provide a timely response for internal and external requests for comment.
  • Provide modeling and technical expertise regarding water and wastewater hydraulic analysis to support the capital works and operational improvement and optimization.
  • Project Management with internal stakeholders and external consultants for special projects in Hydraulic Analysis group.
  • Provides input into Water and Wastewater Master Plans, Annual Monitoring Reports and Allocation Program for internal stakeholders.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
Posted: December 19, 2019
Posting Expires: January 17, 2020
Posting #: PW-459-19


Apply Online at: Halton Job Postings

If selected for an interview, you will be contacted by email and/or phone. Please ensure the contact information provided on your resume is up to date and that you check your email and voicemail regularly.

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