Flood Risk Engineer

Recruiter
Conrad Consulting Ltd
Location
Leeds
Posted
11 Feb 2018
Closes
15 Feb 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Flood risk Engineer
Leeds, West Yorkshire
£28,000 - £35,000, Negotiable

We currently have a job opportunity for a Flood Risk Engineer to join a well establish Civil Engineering consultancy in central Leeds.

The company has a great reputation delivering high quality services and keeping in touch with their clients every at every step of a project. With their professional team who want to work and enjoy working to get the right solution on time, every time and within budget.

The reason for the vacancy is due to a large increase in workload, you will be tasked with taking ownership of current projects and delivering within budget and deadline, with a view to establishing a team and further developing the business.

You will undertake site feasibility assessments, outline and detail surface and foul water drainage designs for various types and scales of developments and be involved in wider engineering projects, such as flood mitigation scheme designs, and preparation of flood risk assessments. You will supervise satisfactory resolution to engineering issues identified during planning applications, supporting clients in gaining the necessary approvals. You will liaise with developers/clients and contractors, consult with regulators and planning authorities and work with inter-disciplinary teams to deliver satisfactory designs.

Responsibilities

* Undertaking outline and detail drainage designs (surface water and foul water) for various types and scales of developments using WinDES/ Infoworks.
* Undertaking consultations with various authorities (e.g. EA, local councils, sewerage undertakers)
* Undertaking site walkovers/ assessments
* Interpretation of geo-technical reports for drainage designs
* 3D earthworks modelling using AutoCAD Civils 3D or similar
* Input into EMS/CDM/Health and Safety/Environmental issues/checklists

Within this position you will also be pushed towards achieving your Chartership, which specifically encouraged within the company, with numerous engineers already having achieved this within the company.

The role offers excellent career progression opportunities within a rapidly expanding, friendly and
professional team that is proud of the quality of the service it delivers to its clients, and a clear vision for innovation. The benefits include a competitive salary, according to skills and experience, together with an excellent flexible benefits package.

For more information, please don't hesitate to contact Sam at Conrad Consulting via phone or email

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