Jacobs Senior River Engineer - Peterborough, UK in Peterborough, United Kingdom

As a Senior River Engineer, with our Environment, Maritime and Resilience team in Peterborough you will have the chance to use your engineering expertise to create innovative, efficient and effective solutions for our clients, managing the programmes and budgets for the projects your teams are involved with. Working with other members of the team, you’ll be involved in a wide range of FCRM projects and more importantly will take the lead in technical engineering solutions and delivery for whole lifecycles of these projects from Initial Appraisals through to delivery. During your time with us, you will have the opportunity to work on the input and lead the technical delivery and production of business cases associated with numerous schemes from Initial Appraisals through to the completion of the 5 business case model; provide the technical lead on water engineering design commissions including detailed design of FCRM projects; management of packages of work within budget and programme and management and mentoring small project design teams (including graduate engineers). If you’re up for the challenge, we’ve been looking for someone just like you. Join our team and help us lay the foundation for human progress.

  • Be a Chartered Engineer, or close to achieving chartership

  • Minimum BEng/BSc Degree in Civil Engineering or other relevant engineering discipline

  • Highly computer literate

  • CSCS card carrier (support will be provided to gain this accreditation if necessary)

  • A detailed knowledge of the UK flood risk management industry

  • Proven ability in the UK water industry (specifically in the areas of river engineering and flood risk management.)

  • Knowledge of river engineering and catchment processes and/or knowledge of surface water flooding, networks and processes.

  • A sound hydraulic and engineering aptitude and ability (including the capability to design to Eurocodes)

  • Good written and verbal communication skills

  • Independent thinking and problem solving

Job: *Engineering - Water

Title: Senior River Engineer - Peterborough, UK

Location: GB CAMBRIDGESHIRE-Peterborough

Requisition ID: 180002T0

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.