Drainage Engineer

Due to an increase in business, we are seeking a skilled and experienced Drainage Engineer to join our dynamic team.


As a Drainage Engineer, you will be responsible for designing and implementing drainage systems to effectively manage water flow and prevent flooding. This is a challenging and rewarding role that requires a strong knowledge of drainage principles and the ability to work with various tools and equipment.


  • Design and develop drainage systems for residential, commercial, and industrial projects

  • Conduct site surveys to assess drainage needs and identify potential issues

  • Create detailed drainage plans, including pipe sizing, slope calculations, and hydraulic analysis

  • Collaborate with architects, engineers, and construction teams to ensure proper implementation of drainage systems

  • Install, repair, and maintain drainage infrastructure, including pipes, culverts, catch basins, and retention ponds

  • Use hand tools, power tools, and heavy machinery to excavate trenches and install drainage components

  • Perform regular inspections of drainage systems to identify any maintenance or repair needs

  • Troubleshoot drainage problems and develop effective solutions

  • Ensure compliance with local regulations and environmental standards


  • Proven experience as a Drainage Engineer or similar role

  • Strong knowledge of drainage principles, including slope calculations, pipe sizing, and hydraulic analysis

  • Proficiency in using hand tools, power tools, and heavy machinery for excavation and installation work

  • Ability to read blueprints and technical drawings related to drainage systems

  • Familiarity with commercial driving requirements for transporting equipment to job sites

  • Basic math skills for calculating measurements and quantities

  • Mechanical knowledge for troubleshooting equipment issues

  • Ability to lift heavy objects and perform physically demanding tasks

If you are a skilled Drainage Engineer looking for a challenging opportunity with a reputable company, we encourage you to apply.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: £27,000.00 per year