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Civil Engineer - Flood Risk


RSK
Salary: Competitive
Location: Chester
Job type: Contract/Locum
Sector: Construction
Category: Civil Engineering Jobs
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Civil Engineer - Flood Risk

Location: Chester

Salary: Competitive

Job description

Purpose

Binnies (formally Black and Veatch UK) is recruiting Chartered Civil Engineers to join their Water Services teams based in Chester, Bradford on Avon and Swansea to join or growing Water Consultancy business. The team consults, delivers and manages Critical Human Infrastructure projects in the Water and Flood Risk Management sector for clients including The Environment Agency, Natural Resources Wales, Local Authorities, Water Utility Companies. The candidate for this role should have an aspiration to follow a technical career, and have experience in the appraisal and design of civil infrastructure schemes. The ability to travel to Client offices and project sites is essential.

Responsibilities

* Deliver packages of work within budget and to programme to meet the Client’s requirements

* Understand project scope and identify contractual change

* Understand the customer’s basic and performance needs

* Undertake feasibility assessments, optioneering, outline and detailed design

* Balance the priorities of multiple projects

* Assess the technical risk of projects

* Provide clear and concise deliverables appropriate for the intended audience

* Cooperate with the Engineering Manager, Project Manager and Regional Delivery Director.

Attributes

The role is suitable for a Chartered Civil Engineer (preferably through the ICE, though CIWEM would be considered). You should possess and be able to demonstrate the following qualifications, skills and knowledge:

* Professional Qualification (CEng or C.WEM)

* Degree in Civil Engineering or Water & Environmental Management

* Good grades at A-Levels in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Maths) subjects and/or Geography

* Ability to work in a multi-disciplinary team of internal professionals, and third party asset owners, stakeholders, technical officers and contractors

* Motivated to work on flood and coastal risk management and water projects, experience is preferable

* Experience of working on projects at appraisal, outline design, detailed design and constructions stages is preferable

* Experience of producing flood risk assessments would be advantageous

* Understand the importance of budget and programme control

* Ability to work under time pressure and balance multiple priorities

* Ability to design, plan and organise tasks

* Collaborative individual that helps to build strong effective teams

* Ability to liaise with internal and external clients to develop relationships across the business

* Ability to effectively present technical solutions to a wide range of audiences in a variety of means

* Proactive and methodical approach to problem solving as an individual and as part of a team with a desire to find a solution

* Excellent attention to detail

* A high level of computer literacy – knowledge and ability to use AutoCad and GIS would be advantageous

* Be driven to develop and improve your technical skills and advance your career.

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At RSK we operate an open and relaxed management culture that nurtures continuous improvement and innovation, adopting a proactive growth strategy helps us to run a sustainable and profitable business while providing new and exciting career opportunities for all. The company prides itself on providing employees with a rewarding and challenging career, encouraging Continuous Professional Development and enabling them to reach their full potential. Listed as being in the top 3 environmental consultancies and listed in the Sunday Times PwC Top Track 250, there has never been a more exciting time to join.

Furthermore, retaining our employees is the building block of a successful organisation and we want to ensure you maintain a healthy work life balance, with many opportunities for flexible working, social activities, and community involvement projects.

RSK is also committed to our Corporate Responsibility strategy. We seek to minimise our impact on the environment; to engage positively with the community and education groups; to provide a safe and supportive atmosphere in which to work; and to promote Corporate Responsibility throughout our supply chain.

RSK Group is an Equal Opportunities Employer
Civil Engineer - Flood Risk

Location: Chester

Salary: Competitive

Job description

Purpose

Binnies (formally Black and Veatch UK) is recruiting Chartered Civil Engineers to join their Water Services teams based in Chester, Bradford on Avon and Swansea to join or growing Water Consultancy business. The team consults, delivers and manages Critical Human Infrastructure projects in the Water and Flood Risk Management sector for clients including The Environment Agency, Natural Resources Wales, Local Authorities, Water Utility Companies. The candidate for this role should have an aspiration to follow a technical career, and have experience in the appraisal and design of civil infrastructure schemes. The ability to travel to Client offices and project sites is essential.

Responsibilities

* Deliver packages of work within budget and to programme to meet the Client’s requirements

* Understand project scope and identify contractual change

* Understand the customer’s basic and performance needs

* Undertake feasibility assessments, optioneering, outline and detailed design

* Balance the priorities of multiple projects

* Assess the technical risk of projects

* Provide clear and concise deliverables appropriate for the intended audience

* Cooperate with the Engineering Manager, Project Manager and Regional Delivery Director.

Attributes

The role is suitable for a Chartered Civil Engineer (preferably through the ICE, though CIWEM would be considered). You should possess and be able to demonstrate the following qualifications, skills and knowledge:

* Professional Qualification (CEng or C.WEM)

* Degree in Civil Engineering or Water & Environmental Management

* Good grades at A-Levels in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Maths) subjects and/or Geography

* Ability to work in a multi-disciplinary team of internal professionals, and third party asset owners, stakeholders, technical officers and contractors

* Motivated to work on flood and coastal risk management and water projects, experience is preferable

* Experience of working on projects at appraisal, outline design, detailed design and constructions stages is preferable

* Experience of producing flood risk assessments would be advantageous

* Understand the importance of budget and programme control

* Ability to work under time pressure and balance multiple priorities

* Ability to design, plan and organise tasks

* Collaborative individual that helps to build strong effective teams

* Ability to liaise with internal and external clients to develop relationships across the business

* Ability to effectively present technical solutions to a wide range of audiences in a variety of means

* Proactive and methodical approach to problem solving as an individual and as part of a team with a desire to find a solution

* Excellent attention to detail

* A high level of computer literacy – knowledge and ability to use AutoCad and GIS would be advantageous

* Be driven to develop and improve your technical skills and advance your career.

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At RSK we operate an open and relaxed management culture that nurtures continuous improvement and innovation, adopting a proactive growth strategy helps us to run a sustainable and profitable business while providing new and exciting career opportunities for all. The company prides itself on providing employees with a rewarding and challenging career, encouraging Continuous Professional Development and enabling them to reach their full potential. Listed as being in the top 3 environmental consultancies and listed in the Sunday Times PwC Top Track 250, there has never been a more exciting time to join.

Furthermore, retaining our employees is the building block of a successful organisation and we want to ensure you maintain a healthy work life balance, with many opportunities for flexible working, social activities, and community involvement projects.

RSK is also committed to our Corporate Responsibility strategy. We seek to minimise our impact on the environment; to engage positively with the community and education groups; to provide a safe and supportive atmosphere in which to work; and to promote Corporate Responsibility throughout our supply chain.

RSK Group is an Equal Opportunities Employer
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