Associate Director – Drainage

Associate Director – Drainage


£50k – 65k DOE


Due to current and increasing workload our environmental consultancy client are looking to recruit a

Drainage Engineer at Associate Director or similar level. They will join a team that is set to grow steadily under your guidance.

Important – Substantial drainage design experience gained with highways, civil, residential or commercial schemes. Ideally experience across all four. At this level we would look for a strong industry network and someone who has the ability and desire to grow the team.

Location – Sheffield is first choice but for the right person, Manchester or Cambridge could easily work and where you would have more scope to develop out into new areas.

We do need you to be conversant with design software programmes such as MicroDrainage, AutoCAD and Civils3D including integration with BIM models as well as being comfortable sitting in front of and liaising with clients.

We would be keen that the right individual would have a good spread of experience across residential, commercial, civil and highways. You will have a good track record and have the ability, on your reputation, to bring in other business opportunities.


Essential Experience

  • Substantial drainage design experience.
  • Strong knowledge of DMRB and Sewers for Adoption standards for drainage design
  • Expertise in software design methods such as MicroDrainage, AutoCAD and Civils3D including integration with BIM models
  • Technically competent in fundamental hydraulic design principles and ability to apply manual calculation methods where software methods are not available
  • Understanding of flood modelling of overland flow and its application in highways projects
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Line management and performance management experience
  • Demonstrated experience in a client facing position
  • Ability to think in an innovative and entrepreneurial manner
  • A strong team-working ethic is essential

If you feel you have something to offer then please apply and we can have a chat.