Principal Engineer/Technical Director

Principal Engineer/Technical Director

Job Title: Principal Engineer/Technical Director
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 894317_1516205047
Contact Name: Natasha Rowley
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 17, 2018 16:04

Job Description

Your experience as a Senior Environmental Engineer, specialising in flood risk management will add considerable value to my client, one of the world's largest providers of technical and management services. A leading service provider in planning and environmental consultancy and advice, supporting projects at all stages from initial conception through to construction and maintenance.

You will be leading projects for the environmental agency, local councils and water councils to deliver projects for major infrastructure clients.

Responsibilities for this role will include:

*Technical leadership of flood risk appraisal projects, including oversight or hydrological, hydraulic and environmental inputs
*Design team lead, which includes co-ordinating outline and detailed design of flood risk management solutions
*Appraisal of flood risk costs and benefits
*Technical and business case reporting
*Liaising with clients, hydraulic modellers and project managers
*Project management
*Lead on tender development

To be suitable for this role your skills and qualifications will include:

*Civil Engineering degree and MICE or similar status
*Experience of Safety in Design under CDM
*Experience in the development and leadership of detailed design structural and non-structural solutions for flood risk management
*Able to prepare business cases for flood risk management schemes
*Knowledge of urban, surface water flood mitigation appraisal and design
*Track record of leading a team in the development of design solutions
*Experience of leading and winning tender opportunities
*Able to develop client relationships into new opportunities

*Knowledge of hydraulic modelling packages
*Experience of land drainage strategies, concept and design
*Construction related experience as a supervisor
*Experience of sustainable drainage or natural flood management


*Principal Engineer/Technical Director of Environmental Engineering
*Salary negotiable

Keywords: Environmental Engineer, Flood Management, Project Management, Environment, Flood Control, Drainage, Tidal Hydrology

This client helps prepare people for new opportunities and challenges and provides the resources to turn great ideas into reality.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This role is a permanent position

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.