Flood Risk Engineer


Milton Keynes, UK

My client, a specialist UK based Engineering Consultancy which specialises in Flood Risk Engineering, is searching for a Flood Risk Engineer to join their supportive team of Flood Risk and Drainage specialists based in Milton Keynes.

It is essential that applicants have a strong academic background in a relevant discipline including a BSc and/or MSc in Civil Engineering or Hydrology or Environmental Management and have experience working for a UK based Consultancy or Local Authority completing Flood Risk Assessments, Drainage Strategy and Hydraulic Modelling using Flood Modeller Pro and/or Hec-Ras.

It is also beneficial for applicants to have experience completing Drainage Designs using AutoCAD or Microdrainage and have a keen interest in Emergency Planning and Flood Mitigation.

As a Flood Risk Engineer you will have the opportunity to join an experienced team to work on varied Flood Risk, Hydrological, Hydraulic Modelling, Emergency Planning, Surface Water and Drainage Projects for Private Sector Clients, Housing Developers and Local Authorities.

Applicants will also be required to complete technical work including Flood Risk Assessments, Surface Water Management Plans, Catchment Management Plans, Hydrological Analysis, Flood Mitigation, Flood Estimation, Hydraulic Modelling using Flood Modeller and Hec-Ras, Surface Water Drainage Strategy and Drainage Design using using Microdrainage.

You will be trained by the experienced team and have the opportunity to be involved in Emergency Planning Projects for Local Businesses.

This role comes offers a competitive salary, substantial benefits package, training courses and career development.

If this role is of interest to you or if you are searching for other roles relating to Hydrology/Flood Risk Assessment please do not hesitate to contact Jordanna Jenkins on 01792 362014 or email jordanna.jenkins@penguinrecruitment.co.uk . We have many more vacancies available on our website at www.penguinrecruitment.co.uk. This is a permanent role.

Penguin Recruitment is operating as a Recruitment Agency in respect to this position.

published: 19 January 2018     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.