Flood Risk Engineer

Recruiter
Hays
Location
Birmingham, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
06 Jul 2019
Closes
01 Aug 2019
Ref
1191276730
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Flood Risk Engineer Opportunity- Candidates up to Associate level considered

Hays Civil & Structural Engineering are currently working with a specialist consultancy who are looking to add to their busy civil design team with the appointment of an experienced Flood Risk Engineer, this exciting opportunity will involve working with a team of specialist design engineers to deliver Flood Risk Assessments and Drainage Strategies for private sector clients, commercial and housing developers and Local Authorities.

The ideal candidate will have a background in delivering Flood Risk Assessments, SuDS and Drainage Strategies, as well as the production and co-ordination of foul and surface water drainage design, river restoration/design, contributing to environmental impact assessments and other civil engineering works within the water/environment industry.

With at comprehensive experience in preparing and delivering Flood Risk Assessments and outline and detailed Drainage Strategies to support planning applications, a strong drainage capability (storm and foul) with a good understanding of drainage design and knowledge of Sewers for Adoption 7th Edition and SuDS (CIRIA C753)and a thorough understanding of national planning policy and relevant legislation with regard to flood risk and drainage (such as NPPF, Flood and Water Management Act and Water Framework Directive) in addition to best practice in association with drainage, flood risk and the water environment, the successful candidate will also ideally have knowledge of hydraulic modelling techniques, Microdrainage, FEH, AutoCAD and GIS.

Our client are happy to consider candidates from Engineer up to Principal/Associate level so if you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.

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