ASSOCIATE/SENIOR FLOOD RISK ENGINEER
£45,000 - £60,000 per annum + plus benefits (Permanent)
Leicester A Multi-disciplinary practice is looking for an experienced Senior flood Risk Engineer to join their team in Leicester and working on a broad range of high-profile projects with a focus on sustainable and creative solutions, you will be responsible for key projects and client interactions. This is a fantastic opportunity for a driven and passionate individual; not only to develop and expand your engineering expertise, but also to help deliver a first-class service to a variety of clients.The focus of the Flood Risk and Hydrology team is to undertake flood risk assessments, flood modelling and the preparation of drainage strategies supported by our in-house infrastructure design team. So, if you are a developing Flood Risk professional looking for an exciting opportunity to expand your knowledge then this position could be the perfect role for you! Key role responsibilities:Assist with on-site investigation work such as walkovers and infiltration testing.Hydrological analysis and calculations.Design models, drawings, and general correspondence.Drafting technical reports.Co-ordination with other disciplines internally, and client liaison; andWorking collaboratively with colleagues and other disciplines.Key Skills:Educated to a minimum standard of Degree in Civil engineeringExperience within flood risk/hydrology, preparation of flood risk assessments and drainage strategies.Member of The Institution of Civil Engineers, CIWEM or other relevant professional body. Knowledge of current legislation, drainage design standards and good practice, including Design and Construction Standards 2020, FEH, F&WMA, NHBC Standards, CIRIA 753 (SUDS Manual), NPPF, etc.Experienced in the use of Micro Drainage and flood modelling software packages such as XP Storm, Hec-Ras, Tuflow or Floodmodeller.Proficient in the use of AutoCAD software.Strong IT skills including Microsoft Office.Excellent written skills, particularly report writing and client liaison; andExcellent interpersonal and communication skills, able to present information in detail to senior management team and staff.If you are interested in applying for this role, please send an updated CV to Andrew Sparksor call on 02038542961.