Bristol

Current Vacancies

Senior Flood Risk Engineer – SDD Team

The Sustainable Development and Delivery (SDD) Team provide a range of transport planning, traffic engineering and infrastructure design services to support development proposals all around the UK.

In order to support growth – not just in the volume of our workload but also critically in the breadth of the services that we offer – we are looking to recruit a Senior Flood Risk Analyst within our Bristol or Sheffield office.

The candidate will have experience and expertise in the provision of Flood Risk Assessments, drainage strategies and design, (hydraulic modelling would be a benefit but not essential) , and the ability to technically lead, manage and deliver a wide range of projects in flood risk and drainage.  The role will also involve developing and winning new work in flood risk and drainage sectors.

We can offer good opportunities to candidates with flood risk, hydraulic modelling and drainage backgrounds. For this senior flood risk analyst post, we are looking for candidates with the skills, experience and attributes set out below. If you feel you are the right candidate for this position then please send us a CV and a covering letter to fay.wagstaff@dlpconsultants.co.uk telling us why you think you’ll be right for us, and us for you. Please provide specifics on the skills you have against those listed as being essential, desirable and useful.

Skills 
Essential;

  • Flood risk management experience, including the use of WinDES/Micro Drainage software suite plus technically leading and managing projects
  • Preparation of Outline Drainage Strategies
  • Project management and work winning experience
  • Client Facing, proposal writing and report reviewing/approval experience

Desirable;

  • Hydraulic modelling experience
  • Surface water and foul drainage design experience
  • Sustainable drainage (SuDS) design experience

Please respond with your CV to: fay.wagstaff@dlpconsultants.co.uk

For an informal conversation about this vacancy, please contact David Baber on 07551 122449

Senior or Principal Transport Planner – SDD Team

In addition to a Transport Planner, we are also seeking a Senior or Principal Transport Planner for our Bristol, Sheffield or Nottingham offices, with a minimum of five years of experience in development planning. With a background either in private practice or in local Government, you will have a good understanding of the development planning process in the UK. You will have experience in completing Transport Assessments, Site Access Appraisals and Travel Plans with minimal supervision, and experience in highway / junction design. A confident user of ARCADY / PICADY / LinSig, TRICS, Tempro and AutoCAD is desirable.

We are a dynamic team within the wider Planning team and are looking for someone with team spirit, a ‘can-do’ attitude and enthusiasm, as well as the technical skills necessary to derive solutions to a range of problems. We are seeking an individual who can lead more junior staff, who is comfortable with Clients and other professionals and who has a desire to take a significant role in developing our business. This is an opportunity for an ambitious person to grow professionally, to expand their technical knowledge and to progress within our organisation.

If you feel you are the candidate we’re looking for for this position, please provide a copy of your CV, along with a covering letter to: fay.wagstaff@dlpconsultants.co.uk

For an informal conversation about these vacancies, please contact David Baber on 07551 122449

John HelyarBristol