Principal Flood Risk Engineer, Bristol

JSM Associates
Bristol (City Centre)
£45000 - £60000 per annum + Additional Benefits
12 Oct 2016
20 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Summary We pleased to offer this exceptional opportunity to join a highly regarded Environmental Consultancy as the team hydrology lead. Our client is looking for an ambitious Principal or AD level Hydrology specialist to join their Bristol office in a pivotal role The role would suit an ambitious individual, looking to take on a lead role within the region developing their existing workload in Hydology and flood risk The successful candidate will join an experienced and friendly office. You will be working a wide range of high profile projects in the region. Location: Bristol This position offers an exciting opportunity for a driven and accomplished Hydrologist to shape the growth of an Exeter based hydrology unit. You will be working alongside an established team of experienced civil engineers will be involved in all areas of hydrology consultancy. Primarily you will be responsible for establishing drainage and flood risk work streams, winning work within the south west region and developing a team around you. Working on major high value Hydrology and flood risk projects for a diverse range of clients Project management of significant and complex projects. Support and mentor junior staff Undertake business development and marketing Working closely with colleagues across the business About You: A degree in an appropriate discipline Full chartered membership to a relevant organisation e.g. CIWEM, ICE etc. Experience in leading a team in the delivery of flood risk and drainage development led assessments Relevant surface water drainage modelling expertise e.g. Microdrainage Experience in assisting with the development of flood alleviation and flood resistance measures into engineered design Confidence in establishing a client base and winning work. Ambitious, self-motivated attitude, enjoy a fast paced environment Have project management experience Hold a full UK driving licence and have car access About this opportunity: The phrases 'rare opportunity' and 'exciting new role' are often overused, but in this case they comprehensibly apply. If this has piqued your interest at all, please get in touch for a discrete chat to find out more about how JSM can help you with your next career move. Contact us: If you are interested in finding out more about this position or similar roles and would like a discreet non-committal chat please contact Jeremy Money ( If you have applied for a role and have not received a response within one working week, please assume that your application has not been successful this time around. We may confidentially retain your details in order to inform you of any other suitable opportunities arising. We will always contact you prior to sending out your CV to ensure you are content that the opportunity would be a good move for you. This is one of a number of exciting positions currently available via JSM Associates. Phone - 01934 312155 Email - Website -