Flood Risk Engineer

Posted 26 May 2023
Salary £30 - 35 per hour
LocationSouth Yorkshire
Job type Contract - Full Time
Job duration6 Months
DisciplineHighways, Transport & Infrastructure
Contact NameMichael Hayward

Job description

Flood Risk Engineer
An excellent contract opportunity has arisen for a Flood Risk Engineer with previous experience to join a busy Flood Risk team in the South Yorkshire area and assist the team with planning applications surrounding flood risk and drainage matters.
The Main Duties and Responsibilities Are:
·Provide expert advice to Planning Department relating to drainage matters for enquiries and applications received by the Council.
·Preparing flood risk assessments and drainage assessments for development sites.
·Controlling developers' connections to the Council's existing drainage systems.
·Providing advice to internal and external clients and public regarding drainage matters.
·Hydraulic modelling using Micro Drainage or similar.
·Undertaking inspections and surveys inspections and prepare technical reports.
·To use computer software such as AutoCAD and Map Info. To assist the Group Manager to lead on the roles and responsibilities of the Council as Lead Local Flood Authority, under the Floods and Water Management Act 2010 and Flood Risk Regulations 2009
Essential skills, knowledge and experience required to fulfil the role include, but are not limited to:
·Appropriate civil engineering background with knowledge of Hydraulic Modelling and Micro Drainage.
·Experience in delivering flood risk projects.
·Experience working around planning applications.
·Aware of responsibilities under the CDM Regulations.
·Good written and communication skills.
What to do now:
If you are interested in this role and fit the criteria above, please send us your application today.
For a full description and further information on the role, please call Michael Hayward at Carrington West on 02393 876042.
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, Traffic & Transportation professionals keen to make their introductions for future months or years. Our specialist team has a combined 40+ years' experience in this market. Please call Michael at Carrington West on 02393 876042 for more information.
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