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Drainage Engineer

  • Location:

    Edinburgh

  • Sector:

    Highways, Transport & Infrastructure

  • Job type:

    Permanent - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £27k - 35k per year

  • Contact:

    Adam Butler

  • Contact email:

    Adam.butler@carringtonwest.com

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876016

  • Job ref:

    JO0000025614

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-04-13

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Are you an experienced Drainage Engineer looking of a new challenge?
 
Our client is looking for a Drainage Engineer to join their team. The Drainage Engineer will be responsible for identifying, designing and delivering schemes aimed at improving existing drainage assets and addressing high frequency flooding locations across the North West.
 
 
Responsibilities and Activities:
 
·Maintain relevant strategies and databases used to identify and prioritise drainage issues.
 
·Carry out investigations of problems identified by the Inspectors, Transport Scotland, and other parties.
 
·Produce reports detailing the findings of investigations.
 
·Design and deliver drainage improvements schemes and new build schemes aimed at alleviating high frequency flooding.
 
·Planning, programming, and delivering projects on time and within budget.
 
·Undertaking and preparing designs in accordance with the DMRB & SHW.
 
·Preparing and delivering operations in compliance with the CDM Regulation 2015
 
·Preparation and management of scheme and site files.
 
·Management and supervision of supply chain contractors.
 
·Management of health and safety requirements for specified schemes.
 
·Preparation of statements of intent and construction bids.
 
·Preparation of detailed design drawings
 
·Understand traffic management requirements, construction methods, materials and works programming.
 
·Checking & approving designs
 
·Assisting in the development of the wider programmes & treatment options
 
·Mentoring and developing Graduates & Technicians
 
·Liaison with stakeholders.
 
·Supervision of site operations
 
·Inspection & measurement of completed works.
 
·Comply with all company policies and procedures.
 
 
Knowledge, Skills and Experience:
 
·Working knowledge of Contract Control and Management System.
 
·Knowledge of current design standards.
 
·Knowledge of temporary traffic management requirements.
 
·Ability to comply with relevant Health and Safety legislation.
 
·Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office packages and AutoCAD.
 
·Ability to produce innovative solutions.
 
·Ability to work to tight deadlines and work under pressure.
 
·Ability to work effectively in a team.
 
·Good communication skills.
 
·Ability to solve problems.
 
·Capable of self-management and self-motivation.
 
·A full approved UK driving licence.
 
FOOTNOTE:
 
If you feel that you are right for this role technically, but the rate, location or seniority does not suit you specifically then please still feel free to send us your CV. We constantly recruit for roles very similar to this one at all levels UK Wide. We are always keen to chat with you discreetly about your employment situation.
 
Even if you are happy in your current role for now, we always welcome calls from Highways, Infrastructure & Transportation professionals keen to make their introductions for future months or years. Our specialist team has a combined 70+ years' experience in this market. Please call Adam Butler at Carrington West on 07889 214 154 for more information.
 
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