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Project Drainage Engineer - Manchester - Up to £48k

Ref no. BHN560676
Location Manchester, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Permanent
Job status Closed

Job summary

Our client are seeking an experience Drainage Engineer with strong technicial skills and the ability to utilise AutoCAD, MicroDrainage, FLOW, SUDS, to join their growing Drainage team in Manchester.

Key skills required for this role

Drainage engineer, MicroDrainage, FLOW, SUDS


Drainage design experience

Job description

Project Drainage Engineer - Manchester - Up to £48k


Our client are a leading Multi-Disciplinary Consultancy covering all aspects of design, engineering, and sustainability on a global basis. With a real focus on collaboration across the UK there they strive to adopt a true 'one team' culture across the business.

With a strong presence in the Midlands they provide Highways and Drainage design advise to clients across a broad range of sectors including energy, residential, commercial, life sciences and retail, on projects ranging from small scale residential sites to large scale retail parks, distribution hubs, data centres and wind farms.

They are seeking individuals to join the established Manchester office and play a key role in providing drainage related engineering solutions to a number of projects across the Midlands and beyond. This is a great opportunity to work within an experienced team and be involved in a series of exciting projects with one of the leading Consultancies in the UK.

Job Description:

You will work within this small yet well-established team to assist with all aspects of highways and infrastructure drainage design, from early stage feasibility and planning, through to construction. You will use your technical expertise to produce design outputs to assist in the delivery of a wide ranging projects and will also help support the well-established Highways and Drainage Design team UK wide to provide technical input, assist with project management, supporting the sector and client project leads across the business.

We are looking for someone with experience in delivering technical design input associated with Drainage Designs including Sc104 and development drainage solutions.

Qualifications / Experience:

* Experience of working within a project team, consultancy or contracting environment
* Strong organisational, communication and interpersonal skills
* Knowledge of Hydraulic Design Software such as Microdrainage, FLOW and Civils 3d, as well as AutoCAD
* Knowledge of UK drainage design guidance including SUDS Manual and SSG Design Guidance.
* Understanding of Highways drainage projects including National Highways technical approval process.
* Knowledge of NPPF and PPG guidance of use in planning application (Drainage Strategy and FRAs)

Working conditions / environment:

  • Flexible working options, a balance between office and home working

  • Strong focus on career development and support towards Chartership if required.

  • Genuine focus on staff and their wellbeing.

How to Apply or for more Information:

3 simple ways to apply or get in touch:

  • Apply directly online via the Matchtech website

  • Call Chris Jones directly on 01489 873422

  • Email your CV

To apply for these roles, candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

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