Flood Risk Consultant

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Consulting in flood risk from Wakefield office with flexible working, for this innovative, international technical and advisory consultancy operating across the built and natural environment.  Operating across land development, buildings, environment, highways & transportation, rail, water & utilities; they are highly regarded for their sustainable aspirations and environmental & social commitments and are an employer of choice.

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The Flood Risk Consultant job itself where you will play a key role within a team that works on diverse range of pre and post planning design, including undertaking flood risk assessments, hydraulic modelling, hydrology assessments, SuDS, environmental assessments, drainage strategies for a range of private and public sector clients.  More specifically:

  • As Consultant, successfully deliver projects and co-ordinate with others
  • Carry out technical and other work as required on assigned projects whilst ensuring high levels of safety, quality and environmental responsibility
  • Engage in client and third party liaison successfully leading to enhanced reputation and repeat work
  • Execute site-based or office functions, liaising with clients and other contractors’ staff to collect project specific information as required by the Project Manager
  • Prepare reports, models, calculations and drawings on assigned projects
  • Carry out other duties identified in the Project Quality Plan on assigned projects
  • Supervise technical work of staff as required by the Department Manager
  • Have a good understanding of all relevant standards, Codes of Practice, Health & Safety Legislation and current design methods and provide general technical support to own discipline team members

You will have

To be successful as Flood Risk Consultant, you will have a healthy mix of the following:

  • Civil Engineering, Geography degree or similar
  • Minimum of two years’ experience of flood risk projects including hydraulic modelling and hydrology assessments
  • Competent user of Flood Modeller and Tuflow
  • Knowledge of procedures in estimating hydrology for catchments
  • Competent user of GIS software
  • Strong analytical, critical thinking and organisational skills
  • Work well in teams and provide effective direction to graduates and technicians
  • Good verbal and written communication skills.
  • A good understanding of the responsibilities of water companies, lead local flood authorities and Environment Agency in relation to flood risk and drainage
  • A practical knowledge and experience of drainage design, assessment, and maintenance work
  • Planning, designing and implementing SUDS
  • Awareness of MicroDrainage software
  • Awareness of Integrated Urban Drainage Models such as InfoWorks ICM

You will get

As a Flood Risk Consultant the benefits include a competitive salary, likely £40K-£50K DOE + comprehensive package:

Benefits include Pension (5% employer, life assurance (4x salary), car allowance (role dependent), private medical & dental insurance, professional dues, flexible lifestyle benefits, learning & development, socials & much much more.  Full summary available before interview!

You can apply

To Flood Risk Consultant by applying here (recommended), or by sending a CV to anthony@macstaff.co.uk


8 May 2024
England, Wakefield
£40K-£50K + Fantastic Package

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