Principal / Associate level Engineer - Flood & Water Management

$40-55k plus benefits
27 Apr 2012
27 May 2012
Full Time
Contract Type

URS is one of the world’s leading engineering and environmental consultants, offering professional planning, engineering and architectural design, environmental, construction and programme and construction management services throughout the UK and internationally. Due to increased demand in our Water Resources expertise we are looking for an Associate/Principal Engineer for our Flood & Water Management team in Basingstoke.

As an Associate/Principal Engineer in our Basingstoke team you will manage projects and lead engineering on flood and water management projects across England and Wales. Projects will include surface water management plan implementation and flood defence schemes, working with both private and public sector clients, and utilising both traditional and design and construct approaches. You will oversee projects from feasibility to detailed design, managing technical and commercial aspects, and be able to review projects as a technical expert. This position will see you undertake the role of Project Director where sufficiently experienced. You will be based in our Basingstoke office with some travel mainly in the UK but with some overseas for specific projects.

As the successful candidate, you will hold a BEng/MEng in a related Engineering field with significant experience in civil or hydraulic engineering. Chartered Engineer level is preferred for this role and you will have a track record in successful project management within this sector. You will also drive on behalf of the company to visit clients/sites etc and therefore a valid UK driving licence is essential.

URS is a growing and vibrant organisation offering excellent benefits and employment conditions. We are committed to your individual career development and are proud to be able to offer a range of exciting projects as well as a variety of career directions for all our staff.