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Principal Flood Risk Engineer

£48,000 to £54,000
Job Type
6 Sep 2022
Principal Flood Risk Engineer London Salary : £54k Depends On Experience A large multi-disciplined international design consultancy are on the lookout for a principal flood risk engineer to join their Water Infrastructure & Environmental team in London. This consultancy are over 300 people strong across the board and have 14 people in their water & environmental team in London. The flood risk engineer will be working on a wide variety of projects, such as : high-profile estate regeneration projects, mixed-use urban developments, strategic land schemes, tall buildings, industrial & logistics facilities, highways, rail, river enhancement and flood alleviation schemes across the UK where flood risk is a key aspect of a development. With at least 5 years previous experience, the core role will be to deliver Flood Risk Assessments for development projects in accordance with the NPPF, including sustainable drainage strategies for planning and also due diligence flood risk advice to landowners and carry out flood studies in the public sector. Flood Risk Engineer Benefits: - Competitive salary and benefits package with annual salary reviews - 26 days holiday per year, rising to 31 days with loyalty days, plus bank holidays - Hybrid working arrangements - Fantastic training and development culture - Access to mentoring support from industry experts - Opportunity to play a key role in exciting and varied projects - ICE Training Agreement - Opportunity to be client facing and the chance to get involved with business development and marketing activities - Fast-tracked career progression for the right candidates Flood Risk Engineer Duties and Experience : - Acting as author of Flood Risk Assessments for a broad mix of private sector development and public sector flood risk management schemes - Formulation of conceptual surface water drainage strategies incorporating SuDS and associated hydraulic calculations - Attending meetings with clients, design teams, local authorities and statutory and non-statutory consultees - Recognising and communicating flooding and drainage related constraints and opportunities at development sites - Producing and reviewing a wide range of FRAs and drainage strategies using MicroDrainage / InfoDrainage - Good knowledge of the planning system, in particular policy and guidance including the NPPF and SuDS Manual - Understanding of hydrological and hydraulic modelling principles, ideally with some experience with Tuflow, Flood Modeller and FEH - Good financial control, project management and communication skills in a client facing role - Mentoring junior staff - Writing clear and concise reports
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  • Job Reference: 705463675-2
  • Date Posted: 6 September 2022
  • Recruiter: rgb network
    rgb network
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £48,000 to £54,000
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent