Hydraulics Engineer

Hydraulics Engineer.

Hydraulics Engineer





structural engineering

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We are seeking a highly motivated and experienced Hydraulic Engineer to join a team in Zurich. You will play a key role in the design, development, and implementation of hydraulic engineering projects. This is an excellent opportunity for a talented and experienced engineer to contribute to innovative and impactful projects in a dynamic and international environment.


Conduct hydraulic studies and analyses to determine water flow characteristics and optimize project designs.
Design and develop hydraulic systems for various applications, such as hydropower plants, flood protection systems, water treatment facilities, and irrigation systems.
Select and specify pumps, valves, pipes, and other hydraulic equipment to meet project requirements.
Perform hydraulic calculations and prepare technical documents, including reports, drawings, and specifications.
Collaborate with other engineers, scientists, and stakeholders to ensure project success.
Stay up-to-date with the latest advancements in hydraulic engineering and relevant software applications.


Master's degree in Hydraulic Engineering, Civil Engineering, or a related field.
Minimum of 3 years of experience in hydraulic engineering or a similar role.
Strong understanding of hydraulic principles, fluid mechanics, and hydrology.
Proficiency in hydraulic modelling software (e.g., HEC-RAS, SWMS).
Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to work effectively in a team environment.
Fluency in English and German (highly desirable).


Competitive salary and benefits package.
Opportunity to work on challenging and impactful projects.
Work in a dynamic and international environment.
Professional development opportunities.

Apply today at Laura.cannon@darwinrecruitment.com

Darwin Recruitment AG is a Zurich based, SECO licensed, privately owned subsidiary of Darwin Professional Staffing Group Ltd (a Global IT Recruitment Consultancy).

Darwin Recruitment AG manages client relationships whilst also utilising Darwin Professional Staffing Group databases and networks to source Candidates and fulfil client requests.

We do not ask for a placement fee from Candidates/Employees.

If you wish to contact a specialist regarding this role, or your job search in general, please contact +41 (0)43 456 29 09

Laura Cannon

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