Opportunity for a Flood Risk Consultant to join our growing Flood Risk team, based in Almondsbury (BS32 4DF), Birmingham (B3 2HB) or Southampton (SO15 2NP).
The role requires direct contact with clients and regulators and management of varied and challenging projects within this growing division of our multidisciplinary engineering consultancy.
You will have experience of undertaking flood risk assessments in accordance with NPPF (and / or TAN 15) and technical knowledge and experience of hydrological and hydraulic modelling (e.
g. HEC-RAS, Flood Modeller Pro, TUFLOW). An understanding of the developer industry would be advantageous.
You will possess a good understanding of the workings of the Environment Agency (and Natural Resources Wales) and Lead Local Flood Authorities as well as up to date knowledge of current planning policies and procedures and how these can be utilised to maximise the level of service offered to our clients whilst gaining required approvals.
Ideally, you will have a first degree (or equivalent) in an engineering or physical science and possibly a higher degree in a water subject combined with a good level of consultancy / industry experience.
Hydrock is an independently owned consultancy, of over 450 staff, operating out of 16 offices. It is one of The Sunday Times 100 Best Companies to Work For and a champion of well-
being. You can check out our values here. We are currently growing at 12% per annum. We believe part of our success is looking after our people and our values help create a unique, dynamic, working environment.
What can you expect?
Inspired and motivated colleagues. A good team, office and employer. A genuine opportunity to create and to be recognised and rewarded.
The remuneration package will include a competitive salary and employer pension contribution, 25 days annual leave (with the option to buy / sell up to five days), well-
being bonus and a wide variety of flexible benefits. There are also little things like a paid day off for good causes and free fresh fruit in every office.
A career with Hydrock offers you the chance to achieve your potential in a strongly people-focused and values-led business that provides great opportunities for professional and personal development.
Hydrock is an Equal Opportunities Employer.