Senior Drainage Engineer– Highways

Not specified
22 May 2018
19 Jun 2018
Rail Team
Contract Type
Full Time
We are currently looking for a Senior Drainage Engineer to be based in the Lincoln working within a consultancy service. This will be a varied role in which you will have the chance to work on, but not limited to, the assessment of the risk of surface water flooding, preparation of business cases seeking funding contributions, GIS and hydraulic modelling, surface water management, flood studies/investigations, SUDS, ecological and environment considerations and the development of drainage strategies along with the detailed design and supervision of drainage projects. 

You will report to the Principal Drainage Engineer and oversee Drainage Design Engineer and Technicians. Within the day to job some of the duties can includes, but limited to: 

  • Undertake investigations, site inspections, data collection and analysis, scheme design and development;
  • Propose technical solutions in accordance with approved design procedures;
  • Manage delivery of projects or programmes of work with minimal supervision;
  • Guide junior team members and provide day-to-day support;

This could be an excellent opportunity for a Drainage Design Engineer looking to step up or a Senior Drainage Engineer looking for a fresh challenge. For this position the job requirements are as follows:

  • Experience of investigating existing drainage systems;
  • Experience of supervising drainage construction work;
  • Have knowledge of sustainable drainage systems and the design of highways or off-highway drainage systems;
  • Have an excellent working knowledge of and experience in drainage, flood defence along with an understanding of Flood Risk management;
  • Incorporated Engineer status (or equivalent) of a relevant professional institution or nearing/early Chartered status.
If this position is of interest, then don’t hesitate to contact Sebastian at Critical Project Resourcing

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