Flood Risk and Drainage Engineer- Reading

Recruiter
Penguin Recruitment
Location
Reading
Salary
£25,000 - £29,999
Posted
02 Dec 2017
Closes
08 Dec 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

My client, a specialist UK based Civil Engineering Consultancy which specialises in Structural, Civil and Environmental Engineering, is searching for a Flood Risk and Drainage Engineer to join an established team of Engineers based in Reading.

It is essential that applicants have a strong academic background in a relevant discipline including a BSc and/or MSc in Civil Engineering and experience working for a UK based Consultancy or Local Authority completing SuDS, Sewerage or pipeline designs using AutoCAD or Microdrainage.

It is also beneficial for applicants to reside locally and have experience completing Flood Risk Assessments or Hydraulic Modelling using Flood Modeller or Tuflow.

This exciting role will offer candidates the opportunity to join a team of experienced Engineers to work on varied scale Residential, Commercial and Industrial Development Projects for Private Sector Clients, Housing Developers and Local Authorities.

You will also have the opportunity to part manage projects, liaise with Clients and complete technical work including;

-Flood Risk Assessments for Planning Applications.

-Surface Water Drainage Strategy.

-SuDS, Attenuation Ponds, Residential Drainage and Pipeline Design using AutoCAD and Microdrainage for Residential and Commercial Development Projects.

-Drainage Area Planning.

-Optioneering and Solution Development for Sewerage Networks.

-Surface Water and Catchment Management Plans.

-Flood Estimation using FEH and ReFH.

-Environmental Impact Assessments.

-You will also have the opportunity to be trained in BREEAM Assessments and Hydraulic Modelling.

This role comes offers a competitive salary, substantial benefits package, training courses and support to chartered status.

If this role is of interest to you or if you are searching for other roles relating to Hydrology/Flood Risk Assessment please do not hesitate to contact Jordanna Jenkins on 01792 362014 or email jordanna.jenkins@penguinrecruitment.co.uk . We have many more vacancies available on our website at www.penguinrecruitment.co.uk. This is a permanent role.

Penguin Recruitment is operating as a Recruitment Agency in respect to this position.