Senior Drainage Engineer / Consultant

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£35000 - £50000 Per Annum


My well-established Environmental client are seeking a Senior Drainage Engineer based at their head office in Shrewsbury.This is an exciting opportunity to grow and lead their drainage team.

My client provides a broad range of environmental reports to support sustainable development together with a range of data products in areas of groundwater flood risk and sustainable drainage systems.


·Prepare and review drainage strategies and undertake detailed drainage design, calculations and drawings

·Write and review technical interpretative reports on flooding and drainage, training junior consultants as required

·Take an active role in the company’s commercial development of drainage services, developing new clients, and achieving business development revenue targets

·Undertake external consultations with regulatory bodies

·Manage client accounts and attend meetings

·Prepare proposals and manage projects to deliver in time to budget


·Ability to design all aspects of drainage from conceptual layout to detailed design

·Competency with CAD design and surface water modelling (Microdrainage) to prepare detailed surface water drainage layouts, sections and construction details

·Detailed knowledge of sustainable drainage design principles

·Ability to prepare SuDS management & maintenance plans

·Competent in foul drainage design

·A good understanding of the drainage requirements for property development

·Strong communicator willing to attend client meetings, holds a driving licence

·Experience in technical report writing and project management

·Innovative outlook and ability to commercialise technical ideas

·Understanding of planning and development market

·MSc in Civil Engineering or equivalent


On Offer:

·£35k – £50k (DOE) + Company bonus

If you believe you have the aforementioned skills and experience, please ring Harry on 07951 950290 or apply with your CV to prompt a call back

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