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Waterbodies Engineer

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  • Sector:

    Civil Engineering & Infrastructure

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  • Salary:

    Up to £19.32 per hour

  • Contact:

    Jack Fellows

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  • Published:

    27 days ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Waterbodies Engineer required for a fantastic contract based in Matlock

The Role

  • Lead and deliver the Council's duties in relation to statutory inspections on its reservoir assets, and other waterbodies where necessary.
  • Provide strategic technical expertise, advice and support on reservoir and waterbody management
  • Plan, co-ordinate and implement of a programme of capital design and delivery projects on the Council's reservoir, canal and other waterbody assets.

The Requirements

  • Substantial post qualification experience in the management of waterbodies
  • Experience in design and specification of reservoir and other waterbody management schemes
  • Proven experience managing significant projects (some of which may be politically sensitive)
  • Procure and tender contracts, contract supervision and contract management
  • Communicating with the public, elected members, senior management at partner authorities and agencies, developers, senior engineers, suppliers and other internal and external stakeholders.
  • Budget management including monitoring, reporting and outturn forecasting
  • Preparing and presenting reports, business cases and information to senior management and Elected Members.
  • Developing and managing programmes of work
  • Working under own initiative to demanding timescales and managing own workload

The Contract

  • Temp Contract (6 Months)
  • £19.32 per hour (Paid via Umbrella Company - Rate Uplifted to cover charges)
  • 09:00-17:00

If interested please call Jack on 01772 428186 or email