Senior Drainage Engineer

Senior Drainage Engineer

Newcastle

£40-50k DOE

Our client are a leading Real Estate and Civil Infrastructure consultancy. As Senior Drainage Engineer you will be a core member of a team of technical Engineers based with the infrastructure team in the North Tyneside office. To address current and forward workload opportunities in the drainage field, they are looking to expand our drainage resource levels in North Tyneside.

What you’ll be doing?

  • Developing drainage solutions for highway, infrastructure and site development schemes for feasibility, planning, tender, and detailed design stages of the project.
  • Utilising AutoCAD, AutoCAD Civil 3D, Micro Drainage and Causeway Flow drainage design software.
  • Designing of sustainable drainage systems (SuDS) with good knowledge of relevant current standards and guidelines.
  • Writing business cases for local authorities where required.

What we’re looking for?

  • Experience with Hydraulic Modelling – Micro Drainage and Infoworks ICM 2D
  • At least 5 years relevant post degree graduate experience or 7 years’ experience post HNC/HND.
  • Thorough understanding of drainage design principles including foul, surface water and SuDS.
  • AutoCAD (essential) and Civils 3D (desirable)
  • Knowledge and understanding of the SAB process.
  • Incorporated Engineer professional qualification (IEng) or someone working towards professional qualifications IEng or CEng.

What do you get?

  • A competitive basic salary
  • 25 days’ holiday (rising to 27) with the opportunity to buy extra leave
  • The opportunity to take a paid day out of the office, volunteering for our charity partners or a cause of your choice
  • Company matched pension
  • Life assurance and more ….

If interested, apply now!