Flood Risk Engineer

South East England


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Nathaniel Childs

Consultant | Highways Assets and Maintenance

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I am working with a council in the South-East who are looking to strengthen their Flood Risk team with a Flood Risk Engineer.

You will support the Flood Risk objectives in accordance with the Flood and Water Management Act 2010 and to achieve the Council’s objectives and strategies as a Lead Local Flood Authority. This position is fully remote and falls within IR35.

Key responsibilities:

  • Liaising with colleagues in the Local Planning Authorities as well as Developers and consultants to ensure that information on flood risk and SuDS meets best practice and national policy.
  • Leading on the delivery of the SuDS strategy for the Council including highway SuDS opportunities and preparing a schedule for SuDS delivery.
  • Reviewing and commenting on drainage aspects of planning applications for minor and major developments, in line with the London Plan and SuDS Non-Statutory technical standards

If you have prior experience working on Flood Risk or Drainage schemes, this job would be worth expressing interest.

If you would like to have a discreet chat about this role in more detail or would like some free market advice, contact Nathaniel at or on 02077669075. 

I am currently recruiting for a number of posts Nationwide. Most of my opportunities are not advertised, especially if I have candidates in mind who would be suitable for the job. To not miss out, please get in touch for an introductory chat.

Consultant | Highways Assets and Maintenance

Nathaniel Childs

Nathaniel joined the Engineering team in 2021, in his first recruitment role, specialising in Highways Assets and Maintenance. He always takes accountability for doing what he says he will do and getting it done, and his clients and candidates know they can trust him to do a good job.
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