Water and Drainage Engineer

Pave Recruit
Richmond, England
Apr 28, 2022
May 27, 2022
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Pave places talented people in projects that matter.

Position: Water and Drainage Engineer

Location: Richmond, London

Role type: Permanent

Working arrangement: Hybrid

Pay: £45,000 per annum

Your new company

Based in Richmond, a few minutes' walk from the station, their 50 strong team have developed a well-earned reputation for their work in Flood Risk Management and are proud to be considered ‘critical friends' to many of the organisations they work with. Currently undergoing a phase of growth, they work with a wide range of clients across the UK in both the public and private sectors, delivering civil and environmental projects with a heavy focus on sustainable development.

Your new role

Owing to a healthy pipeline of exciting highway drainage, flood alleviation and SuDS design projects across a range of clients, they are now looking for a civil engineer in the water sector to assist with project delivery and management ensuring new commissions are delivered to the highest possible standard.

In short you will
  • Help to ensure projects are delivered on time and to budget
  • Work on the design and modelling of drainage designs, SuDS designs and hydraulic models
  • Produce of drawings (AutoCAD) and (Civil3D)

About you

We are seeking professionals with the skillset to thrive in a small and dynamic team. This role would suit someone who has:
  • Project Management experience and proven ability to deliver to time and budget.
  • The ability to integrate into a team and liaise with clients and stakeholders.
  • Ability to lead and manage other people
  • Experience in highways drainage or in design of Sustainable Drainage Systems (SuDS)
  • Experience in flood risk management
  • Strong CAD skills (and Civils 3D experience preferred)

Why apply?

You will be joining an enthusiastic and friendly team. Alongside the chance to work on rewarding projects you will be offered:

  • Fully funded professional institution membership and the professional development you require to meet your professional objectives.
  • The team will soon be moving into a newly refurbished office in Central Richmond for days you head into the office.
  • A growing international and welcoming team, they hold regular social events, including golf, track cycling, curling, and go-karting
  • The chance to liaise and work in collaboration with other departments, growing your skills in a way that interests you
  • Flat management structure

One of the many benefits of working in a small consultancy is the exposure you will get to every stage of our projects, from inception through to completion. You will be involved in business development and, in time, be encouraged to take on project management roles. In addition, you may have the opportunity to contribute to our emerging climate change adaptation offering or be involved with other exciting projects on our research and development programme.

Get in touch today to chat more!

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