5448 jobs - 200 added today
Recruiting? Call us on 01772 639610
Email me newest jobs similar to this one
about 1 year ago
Pell Frischmann
Location: Wakefield
Job type: Permanent
Sector: Construction
Category: Water Engineer Jobs
Engineer-Flood Resilience

Main Purpose of the Job

The Flood Resilience and Climate Change team in our Wakefield office is currently recruiting for an Engineer. The team works on diverse flood resilience, flood alleviation, infrastructure, and environmental projects for a range of private and public sector clients. As a result of current work and increased project wins, we are seeking an individual to work as part of the growing team delivering these projects providing effective project management and technical input.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

· As Lead Engineer, manage scheme programmes, costing and design co-ordination

· Carry out technical and other work as required on assigned projects whilst ensuring high levels of safety, quality and environmental responsibility

· 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 feasibility, designs, design calculations, tender documentation, scheme evaluations, design statements and other reports as identified in the Project Quality Plan on assigned projectsCarry 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

· Comply with internal management system procedures.

Essential Qualification

· Civil Engineering degree or similar

· Chartered or Incorporated Engineer (ICE or CIWEM) or close to achieving this

Essential Experience

· Minimum of two years’ experience of water based infrastructure projects

Preferred Experience

· A solid understanding of engineering gained from working on both construction sites and design offices

· Previous experience of delivering infrastructure projects

Essential Skills

· Strong analytical, critical thinking and organisational skills

· Be able to work well in teams and provide effective direction to graduates and technicians

· Good verbal and written communication skills

Preferred 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 earthworks and drainage design, assessment, maintenance work

· Planning, designing and implementing SUDS

Email me newest jobs similar to this one

  Back to the top