Flood Risk Engineer
Are you a BSc/BEng graduate in environmental sciences or in Civil Engineering with several years experience?
Your new company
A well established engineering consultancy business with a healthy pipeline of work. They are civil, structural, environmental, geotechnical and transportation engineers. The firm is an SME with over 60 employees working for both public and private clients in a range of sectors including housing, education, health, retail, commercial, industrial, heritage, care and leisure.
Your new role
You will be involved in all tasks associated with the production of flood risk assessment and drainage strategy reports.This will include desktop data searches, site walkover assessments, liaison with clients and stakeholders, appropriate flood mitigation, the design and drafting of SuDS schemes, undertaking or procurement of hydrology and hydraulic river modelling assessments and finally the drafting of flood risk assessment and drainage strategy reports.
What you'll need to succeed
You will have the ability to write clear and concise reports based on a logical assessment of site constraints.You will be able to use your expertise to develop deliverable, compliant sustainable drainage strategy proposals for incorporation into the scheme proposals. Your previous experience and expertise in this field will need to be demonstrated, this should include copies of relevant reports, drawings and calculations. Your experience in the use of AutoCAD, Micro Drainage, PDS, GIS platforms and hydraulic modelling packages will be very important.
What you'll get in return
You will be offered a competitive salary and excellent benefits package including flexible working, company pension and healthcare. You will be given on the job training to develop your skills and you will work closely with the other members of the civil engineering team. The organisation operates an ICE registered graduate training scheme which will be open you.
What you need to do now
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