Senior Dams and Reservoirs Engineer

Last updated 14 days ago
Location:England
Job Type:Full Time

You will join a multidisciplinary team of engineers and technical specialists, preparing studies, calculations and outline/detailed civil engineering designs; producing technical and commercial specifications, drawings and schedules; and carrying out site supervision duties. You will work in close partnership with clients and contractors, building strong relationships that will enhance the company's reputation and help secure further work.

We are seeking Senior Civil / Hydraulic Engineers specialising in dams and reservoirs who will represent the company in technical meetings, supervise the work of more junior staff, and provide technical and professional guidance to aid their development. This role will present you with a fantastic opportunity to further develop your technical and management skills through your project work, with great prospects for career progression as the business continues to grow.

For candidates seeking a broader career path, we can provide a blend of additional roles covering project management, business development, line management, mentoring and resource management.

You will be able to meet the following specification:

  • Chartered / Incorporated civil engineer
  • Professional experience of dams, reservoirs and hydraulic structures
  • Understanding of designer's responsibilities under CDM
  • Experience of working in multidisciplinary teams
  • Experience of managing clients and other project stakeholders
  • Location options flexible

Efficient, innovative answers to the challenges of water storage and management - our engineers are designing smart and sustainable solutions to the design of new and manage existing stocks of dams and reservoirs both in the UK and internationally - do you have the skill and drive to help lead them in their mission?

Clients such as the Environment Agency, water utility companies, hydropower developers and international development agencies trust us to deliver their schemes, and we are looking for a civil engineer with experience in dams, reservoirs and hydraulic structures to help us reward that trust.

For more information about our water sector click here. We are an equal opportunity employer, and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate, and take positive steps to create an inclusive culture. This position can be offered on either a full-time or a part-time basis.

We can offer:

Pension matched up to 7%

Competitive annual leave and the option to purchase additional annual leave

An annual professional institution subscription

Life insurance

Enhanced parental leave

Annual company performance bonus scheme - Subject to company performance

Flexible benefits scheme to suit you, including cycle to work & Interest free season ticket loans etc.

For more information about our Environment sector click here

For more information about our Water sector click here

Equality, diversity and inclusion

We put equality, diversity and inclusion at the heart of our business, seeking to promote fair employment procedures and practices to ensure equal opportunities for all. We encourage individual expression in our workplace and are committed to creating an inclusive environment where everyone feels they have the opportunity to contribute.

If you have a disability and would prefer to apply in a different format or would like us to make reasonable adjustments to enable you to apply or attend an interview, please contact us at reasonable.adjustments@mottmac.com and we will talk to you about how we can assist.

Agile working

At Mott MacDonald, we believe it makes business sense for you and your manager to choose how you can work most effectively to meet your client, team and personal commitments. We embrace agility, flexibility and trust.

More about Mott MacDonald

We're a global engineering, management and development consultancy.

Our purpose is to improve society by considering social outcomes in everything we do, relentlessly focusing on excellence and digital innovation, transforming our clients' businesses, our communities and employee opportunities.

A fundamental part of this is respecting each person's differences and striving to meet their needs.

Our values: progress, respect, integrity, drive, excellence

One of the largest employee-owned companies in the world, Mott MacDonald is a multisector consultancy providing engineering, management, and development services on projects in 150 countries. With over 16,000 of the best people working on a diverse range of challenges, we're helping our clients deliver sustainable infrastructure and development solutions. We have a collegiate and collaborative culture which values equality and diversity, and we take proactive steps to create an inclusive workplace. Together, we are opening opportunities with connected thinking. If this sounds like somewhere you'd like to work, click apply to continue with your application.