Senior Flood Risk Engineer

Posted 21 May 2024
Salary £45 - 50 per hour
Job type Contract - Full Time
Job duration7 Months
Discipline Highways, Transport & Infrastructure
Contact NameHarriet Simmonds

Job description

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Senior Flood Risk Engineer to come and join a busy client in the Merseyside area.

The main duties and responsibilities of the experienced Senior Flood Risk Engineer are:

  • Undertake surveys, investigations and safety audits and carry out analysis of data and results in connection with the section's programmes of work.
  • Carry out feasibility studies and prepare estimates, project plans, programmes and reports and assist in the preparation of service plans for submission to service management.
  • Design schemes and systems in compliance with current standards, guidance and advice and in accordance with the Construction, Design and Management (CDM) regulations.
  • Assist in the development and maintenance of the service's technical, operational and management systems and records.
  • Assess, design, procure and supervise land drainage improvement and maintenance schemes and works implemented by developers/contractors.
  • Undertake and commission investigations, studies and designs which support the development of the Council's Flood and Coastal Erosion Risk Management plans, policies, strategies and guidance to developers
  • Assess and evaluate proposals to be implemented by developers in relation to flood risk and sustainable drainage.
  • Develop and implement schemes in connection with the Council's Flood and Coastal Erosion Risk Management Strategy and associated capital programmes.

The above position is hybrid working. You will be required to be office based 1-2 days a week.

For a full description and further information on the role, please call Harriet Simmonds at Carrington West on 02393 876051.


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 Harriet at Carrington West on 02393 876051 for more information.

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