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CDR International is growing and hiring!

Are you our new colleague (m/f) with a proven track record in hydrology, coastal- or water management projects, who can deliver a range of exiting international projects?
We have a vacancy for someone with a passion for flood management and who enjoys using modelling tools to help understand flood risk from all sources.
You will have experience of taking a coordinating role on modelling studies, talking to clients and stakeholders and steering project outcomes.

Project Engineer / Coordinator Multi-Disciplinary projects / Climate Change (2-7 years)

Key responsibilities:

  • Engineering, facilitation and coordination of multi-disciplinary coastal and water-management projects related to climate change;
  • Development of nature-based as well as classic solutions, to be integrated with the local social and environmental conditions.

Who we are looking for:

  • MSc degree in Hydrology, River- and Coastal Engineering, Environmental- or Civil Engineering;
    preferably TU Delft / TU Twente or University of Utrecht (Earth Science) / IHE Delft;
  • 2 to 7 years of relevant experience in flood mitigation or coastal projects;
  • A strong affinity to delivering high quality deliverables, able to think out-of-the-box;
  • Excellent communication (in English and preferably also in French or Spanish);
  • Living in the Netherlands and knowledge of the Dutch language will be very beneficial;
  • Teamwork and pleasant social skills are essential;
  • Skilled in hydro-dynamic modelling especially related to rivers and urban environments, GIS and design drafting software and proficient in smartly applying state-of-the art design guidelines, approaches and standards is a pro.

About CDR:

  • CDR (Coasts, Delta’s and Rivers) operates in a truly international environment, often teaming up with professional business partners;
  • The Clients are from both the public as well as the private sectors, mainly located in West- and East Africa, Central America, Europe and Asia.
    Therefore, flexibility in international travelling for short missions will be required;
  • The CDR team currently consists of about 16-20 enthusiastic and committed professional staff, most MSc, supported by a cloud of selected renowned free-lance experts;
  • Our Head Office is located in the centre of the Netherlands, immediately next to the central railway station of Amersfoort.
    CDR is expanding and has a branch office in East Africa (Tanzania) and in Nigeria.

Informing about and applying to this vacancy can be done by sending an email with CV before the 10th of March 2022 to:

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