Sustainable Urban Drainage (SuDS) Officer



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Nathaniel Childs

Consultant | Highways Assets and Maintenance

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I am working with a local authority in London to join the Asset Management team supporting the Flood Risk/Drainage function of the team on an initial 6 month contract.

You will support the Senior Flood Risk Manager 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.

  • Technical lead for flood risk projects in areas such as; surface water management; flood risk management strategies and assessments; development of resilience and resistance measures for flood risk; issuing Watercourse and Land Drainage consents.
  • Undertake flood investigations, identifying causes of flooding, attending sites, undertaking site walkovers, watercourse inspections, asset inspections etc.
  • Working collaboratively with key stakeholders including the Environment Agency, water companies, neighbouring LLFAs and other flood risk authorities.
  • To maintain technical and resource records and undertake research and technical investigations as directed.

The role may require occasional out of normal hours working to facilitate the successful delivery of the programme.

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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