Principal Drainage Engineer

Principal Drainage Engineer

Sheffield

£40- 45k

Permanent

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

Drainage Engineer at Principal (possibly Associate) 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.

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

Covid – Whilst we are currently working from home, we will be returning to the office at the right time. This role in leading, guiding, teaching and growing the team will need hands on time with your team.

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