Senior Engineer – Flood Risk + Water

Our client is a leading global consultancy service business with an excellent reputation for their breadth of capability and their capacity to provide innovative solutions for challenging projects.

Due to their strong and growing pipeline of work they are seeking Senior Engineers to join their Flood Risk and Water Engineering team and support a wide variety of large and challenging infrastructure projects for the private and public sectors.

This is a great opportunity with a very supportive employer and market leading consultant within the Water sector.

You will work independently and proactively on technical aspects from a project’s inception, determining client briefs, to the delivery and close out of projects in accordance with best practice.

What’s on offer:

  • Provide a collaborative and flexible environment that supports individual performance, innovation, and creativity.
  • Competitive salary
  • Flexible working
  • Health and Wellness benefits for employees and their families
  • Employee stock purchase program
  • Retirement plan

What you need to succeed:

  • A UK accredited degree (either BSc, BEng or MEng) in a relevant subject.
  • Chartered status with the ICE or CIWEM would be preferred or working towards.
  • Experience in the delivery and leading flood risk and/or surface water separation projects from solution development, optioneering and design in line with the relevant guidance.
  • Experience in working of leading multidisciplinary teams to deliver projects efficiently and effectively, such as with hydraulic modellers, engineers and environmental consultants.
  • Experience or an interest in developing Natural Flood Management solutions.
  • A good knowledge of the Multi-coloured Manual for flood risk economic appraisal.
  • An understanding and experience in working with the NPPF.
  • Experience in IT systems such as ArcGIS, AutoCAD, Civils 3D and the Microsoft Office suite.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills; able to communicate with clients, contractors, other consultants (at all levels) and statutory authorities.
  • Suitability for UK security clearance. Rewards Our client has long recognised that their success is built on the expertise and dedication of their employees.

Summary information

  • Location: Manchester
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job sector: Civil Engineer
  • Salary: £45,000 – £52,000 + benefits
  • Published: April 16, 2024