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Senior/Principal Drainage Engineer

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Senior/Principal Drainage Engineer

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  • Sector:

    Highways, Transport & Infrastructure

  • Job type:

    Contract - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £35 - 40 per hour

  • Contact:

    Evan Brookes

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  • Published:

    27 days ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Senior/Principal Drainage Engineer with experience in flood risk assessments and drainage infrastructure design is urgently required. This is an initial 6-12 month contract role, which offers flexible/home working options.
This role falls outside IR35.
This exciting role will offer candidates the opportunity to join a team of experienced engineers to work on highways, residential, commercial and industrial development projects. The main focus would be around producing flood risk assessments (FRA's), drainage design using Microdrainage, drainage strategy reports and detailed designs. Experience using AutoCAD 3D and or Civil 3D would be advantageous.
Key experience and skills required
- Drainage design, attenuation design, hard and soft SuDS design, and modelling storm drainage systems with MicroDrainage (WinDes)
- The design of drainage and river infrastructure (e.g. culverts etc)
- Dealing with UK water companies in relation to Pre-Development Enquiries, Section 104, 106 and 185 applications
- Liaising with local authorities and environmental agencies in relation to discharge consents
- Preparing Flood Risk Assessments; Drainage Impact Assessments; and drainage strategy reports
- Autodesk AutoCAD Civil 3D or similar ground modelling packages
- A BEng degree in Civil Engineering or equivalent; and be Chartered (CEng) or working towards Chartered status
- Significant experience in a civil engineering consultancy role with involvement in drainage infrastructure design
- Experience of developing designs including detailed designs, calculations, drawings, and specifications
- Experience of preparing engineering reports, drawings and figures to a high standard
- Proficiency in the use of AutoCAD and AutoCAD 3D.
For more information, click APPLY NOW or call Evan Brookes on 02393 876025.
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 Evan Brookes at Carrington West on 02393 876025 for more information.
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