Flood Risk & Drainage Engineer

Region:
United Kingdom
Vicinity:
North West
Sector:
Environment Jobs, Environmental Jobs, Water Jobs, Hydrology Jobs, River Jobs, Flood Jobs, Flood Risk Jobs
Job Category:
Consultancy, Hydrologist
Job Type:
Permanent
Education Level:
See job description
Salary:
€27,000 to €37,000 per annum
Posted:
20/04/2017
Start Date:
20/04/2017
Recruiter:
Mattinson Partnership
Job Ref:
15849

We are currently seeking a Flood Risk and Drainage Engineer for a leading engineering, property and environmental consultancy with offices across the UK. You will have the opportunity to assist in a wide range of projects spanning hydrology, flood risk and conceptual and detailed design relating to water infrastructure (drainage, SUDS, water supply etc).

Our client are willing to consider candidates with a water engineering background and have worked in local authority or consultancy. They are willing to support candidates towards their Chartership so this is the ideal opportunity for an ambitious individual to progress their career within a very highly regarded firm.

Responsibilities / Accountabilities:

Key responsibilities include:

* Prepare Flood Risk Assessments (FRA) for a wide range of development infrastructure proposals
* Preparation of designs for Surface Water Management Plans (SWMPs)
* Design of drainage infrastructure to DMRB and SUDS guidelines and principles
* Preparation of drainage impact assessments
* Field surveys and topographic surveys
* Liaising with clients, colleagues and regulators

Qualifications / Experience:

The successful candidate will possess the following:

* Degree educated in a relevant subject area (e.g. Hydrology, Civil Engineering etc)
* Demonstrable drainage and flood risk experience within local authority of consultancy
* Experience in the design of surface water and foul water systems
* Experience in the use of relevant industry software (e.g Microdrainage) and experience in the design of SUDS
* Knowledge of relevant legislation and design guidelines and relevant authorities
* Excellent verbal and written communication skills
* Full UK driving licence

For further information on this or any other related positions do not hesitate to contact Gavin Mack on 0141 375 7955 or

Mattinson Partnership brings together recruitment expertise with hands-on experience. Through our knowledge of the industry, we are able to provide a unique and specialist service. We respect the need for absolute confidentiality and offer every assurance that your application will be handled with the highest levels of professionalism. We actively encourage applications from all sectors of the community.

For Further Information on the Mattinson Partnership visit www.mattinsonpartnership.com

Closing Date:
01/06/2017

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