Job details

Location
Reading
Salary
£35k - 45k per year
Job Type
Permanent
Ref
209791
Posted
15 days ago

We are currently looking for a Senior Drainage Engineer to join our Water and Environmental Team based at our office in Thatcham. You will join a vibrant team and work on major prestigious projects within the Thames Valley and across the South of the UK. We pride ourselves on enabling our employees to advance their careers, whilst giving them the freedom to achieve personal growth and development. We will provide you with the opportunities to enable you to succeed and support you to reach your full potential.

Summary of the broad purpose of the position and its responsibilities/duties:

- Working towards chartered status of either ICE or CIWEM.

- Demonstrate a thorough working knowledge of current technical standards and guidance.

- Able to undertake Flood Risk Assessments and demonstrate a thorough understanding of current assessment techniques.

- Produce technical reports efficiently and accurately.

- Able to demonstrate proficiency with the assessment, design and specification of highway, surface and foul water drainage systems for residential and commercial development proposals.

- Able to demonstrate proficiency with the design and specification of sustainable drainage systems to current design standards.

- Able to demonstrate a proficiency with the design and specification of both adoptable and private sewerage pumping stations.

- Able to contribute towards the preparation and submission of Section 104 and 106 agreements.

- Experience of the preparation and submission of Section 98 and Section 185 applications.

- Have experience of the preparation of evidence for planning appeals and public enquiries.