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Drainage/Flood Risk Engineer | Greater Manchester, Salford | Permanent | £20-30k

We are currently recruiting for a Drainage / Flood Risk Engineer with experience in the flood and water management sector to join our rapidly expanding team based in the North West.

As Drainage / Flood Risk Engineer you will:

  • Complete technical work including, Flood Risk Assessments for Planning Applications, Surface Water Management Plans, Drainage Impact Assessments, Drainage Strategy and detailed SuDS Design using AutoCAD and/or Microdrainage.
  • Manage projects, expand the team and develop new business opportunities.
  • Work co-operatively across functions and business units to share information and ideas.
  • Establish and maintain good working relationships with clients and colleagues.


Your experience will include

  • Degree or equivalent in a relevant discipline or be working toward a degree in relevant discipline (e.g. Civil Engineering, Environmental Management, or Hydrology).
  • Knowledge of roles and responsibilities of all flooding authorities (UU, EA, LLFA etc.).
  • Experience of designing/operating surface water and foul water systems.
  • Knowledge of WinDES (drainage design package).
  • Relevant experience in local authority drainage team.
  • Hold a full UK driving licence.
To apply please send your most recent CV to Consultant, Michael Wilde -