Senior Flood Risk and Drainage Consultant

Posted 23 October 2023
Salary £35k - 55k per year
LocationGreater London
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Highways, Transport & Infrastructure
Contact NameEve Armstrong

Job description

Senior Flood Risk & Drainage Consultant
Location: Remote
Salary: £35,000 to £55,000 (dependent on experience) + bonuses
Position: Permanent
Our client is a rapidly growing flood risk, water and environment business with an industry recognised leadership team. They are looking to recruit a team member within the flood risk and modelling team after continued success in our existing work and multiple recent project wins. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to grow the team with progression up to Director level.
The consultancy consists of fully remote teams with colleagues situated across the country, including London, Birmingham and Edinburgh - but don't worry, they still provide opportunities to socialise with colleagues throughout the year!
They consultancy offers complete flexibility, providing you with the opportunity to set your own hours. They are also trialling unlimited annual leave (previous allowance 25 days) and look to our employees to shape the way we work.
About the Role
The company is involved in a variety of projects, including both public and private sector work. Current projects include flood defences, strategic infrastructure, and private developments.
You will become a key member of the existing consulting team, providing support in the delivery of these projects including the production of Flood Risk Assessments and drainage strategies. In-house training will allow you to grow into a well-rounded Flood Risk Consultant and explore any specialisms you may be interested in.
·Bachelor's degree in either Geography, Environmental Management, or Engineering.
·A minimum of three years industry experience.
·The ability to write clear, concise, and technically accurate reports.
·Knowledge of the drainage hierarchy and experience in undertaking drainage assessments and design using Causeway, MicroDrainage or other relevant software.
·Ability to undertake drainage strategies both outline and detailed.
·GIS experience using software such as ArcMap, QGIS, or MapInfo.
·Willingness to develop skills in hydrology, or modelling and become a well rounded flood risk consultant!

If you feel that you are right for this role technically, but the salary, 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. Carrington West's Highways, Transport & Infrastructure division is the fastest growing in the country, our specialist team has a combined over 100+ years' experience in this market. Please call Eve Armstrong at Carrington West on 023 9387 6062 for more information.
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