Flood Risk Engineer / Senior Engineer

Vacancy posted: Thursday, 6 October 2016

Salary: 32000 - 45000 per annum + Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Location: Edinburgh

Closing date: 20 October 2016
Job ref. no.: 14348

Due to success and continual growth our client, an internationally-recognised multidisciplinary consultancy is seeking to appoint motivated and experienced Flood Risk Engineers to join their Edinburgh office to assist in a healthy portfolio of river, coastal and urban drainage modelling projects for a variety of public and private sector clients.

Responsibilities / Accountabilities:

  • Design and coordinate a range of flood alleviation schemes with the management of surface water, ground water and fluvial flood risk from inception to construction
  • Produce design products, including calculations, sketches, detailed design drawings and report
  • Deliver SUDS and drainage strategies for new developments
  • Oversee hydraulic modelling to inform the design process
  • Ensure projects are met on time and within budget
  • Liaise with clients, colleagues and contractors

Qualifications / Experience:

  • Degree in relevant discipline (e.g. BEng)
  • Evidence of continuing professional development and ideally chartership (or working towards this)
  • Previous experience of delivering engineering solutions to flooding issues, design of drainage and hydraulic modelling processes
  • Good knowledge of Floods and Water Management Act, local flood risk strategies, strategic Flood Risk Assessments (FRA) and Surface Water Management Plan
  • Knowledge of industry software is desirable
  • Ability to build effective working relationships with clients, colleagues and contractors
  • Good verbal and written communication skills

For further information on this or any other related positions do not hesitate to contact Gavin on 0141 375 7955

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Mattinson Partnership is one of the UK's leading recruiters for environment, transport and civil engineering jobs. Now in our 10th successful year, we have grown to become one of the most highly respected recruitment consultancies providing services across the UK and globally. We have built our reputation by delivering the highest levels of service and try to make the challenging process of recruiting staff as enjoyable as possible.
In October 2012, we set up a dedicated office in Central Glasgow to better serve our clients north of the border.

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