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Engineer / Senior Engineer - Flood and Water Management Edinburgh


Stantec Edinburgh United Kingdom

1 week ago

Redefine your personal best

Stantec is currently seeking an Engineer / Senior Engineer to join our busy Water team in Edinburgh. This is a fantastic opportunity to join an innovative and ambitious group based in the centre of Edinburgh. We can offer the flexibility of a balance between home and office working which will help maintain a good work-life balance and effective team working. Our brand-new Edinburgh office sits in the middle of Edinburgh’s Exchange District, the commercial heart of the city, and is close to Haymarket Station. For more information, please follow the link adjacent: Edinburgh Office

We are fortunate to work with an excellent range of clients in Scotland and the North of England and beyond and our client-focused approach has enhanced our reputation as one of the leading development consultancies in the local market. We have a wide range of projects including residential-led mixed-use developments to the provision of major infrastructure schemes. Flood risk is... a key consideration in many of these projects, and we continue to provide creative and innovative nature-based solutions which both protect people and promote sustainable development.

Your main tasks will be to provide robust and creative advice to our existing clients. You will have the opportunity to play an important role in a range of multi-disciplinary projects, including flood risk assessment and surface water drainage and SuDS strategies for regeneration, urban expansion and large infrastructure projects, and supporting work driven by the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Regulations. Controlled Activities Regulations (CAR) and the Water Framework Directive (WFD).

You will be involved in project management, undertaking a technical lead and review role. You will also review and deliver technical work, such as hydrological and hydraulic analysis, flood risk reports, drainage strategies and MicroDrainage calculations.

About You

You’ll be a BSc/BEng/MEng qualified and Incorporated or Chartered (Or on route to chartership) Civil Engineer. You will have experience in surface water & foul water drainage design, SuDS and nature-based solutions design, flood risk assessment and design of flood protection work on projects from the pre-planning stage through to construction detail. Ideally, you will have previous experience with MicroDrainage, PDS, Civils 3D and Auto CAD.

You’ll have detailed experience of land development and planning policy in the UK and have good working knowledge of producing 1D/2D Infoworks ICM hydraulic models, drainage network models, and using models to inform design. As an experienced consultant, you’ll also possess strong report-writing and client-facing skills and be able to work across multiple complex projects.

Your passion and experience in delivering quality design solutions is most crucial to your success in this role. You will be ambitious, forward-thinking and have a desire to better your career.

The friendly and collaborative culture at Stantec is something we are proud of and we have many other reasons for you to be excited about joining us. We offer a competitive salary, agile and flexible working arrangements, industry-leading training, great projects and lots more!

Why not apply today!



About Stantec

Stantec is a professional services firm. Our team of 25,000 global experts provides engineering, architecture, environmental, and project management services across all phases of the project life cycle.

We’re designers, engineers, scientists, and project managers, innovating together at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships. Balancing these priorities results in projects that advance the quality of life in communities across the globe.

From large-scale developments to challenging neighbourhood projects, we stretch across our global network to learn from others, offer our support, and gain new experiences along the way. So while we work to help the communities around us thrive, our own people thrive too.

Stantec provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants for future and current employment and prohibit discrimination on the grounds of race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. We prohibit discrimination in decisions concerning recruitment, hiring, referral, promotion, compensation, fringe benefits, job training, terminations or any other condition of employment. Stantec is in compliance with laws and regulations and ensures equitable opportunities in all aspects of employment.

At Stantec we are committed to ensuring our recruitment process is accessible to all. If you require reasonable adjustments to be made during the recruitment process then please inform a member of our Talent Acquisition team
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