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Ref no:
FLK08844
Published:
10/5/2022
Closes:
24/5/2022
Location:
Abbotsford House, Davids Loan, Bainsford, FK2 7YZ
Salary:
£34,957 - £38,256 per year
Contract Type:
Permanent
Position Type:
Full Time
Hours:
37 hours per week

Job Advert

This is an opportunity to play a key role in the delivery of Flood Risk Management activities across the Falkirk Council area.  We have a vacancy within our Flooding team and require a Senior Flooding Officer to provide a flood risk management service and advice on a variety of flood related matters, across the Falkirk area.

The postholder will assist in providing a comprehensive, high-quality service for the management and maintenance of watercourses and associated infrastructure assets helping to manage flood risk and reduce the impacts of flooding on our communities and environment. They will also identify, review and prioritise flood management projects and prepare public consultation/information documentation where required.

You will hold an HNC in Civil Engineering (or equivalent discipline) and you will have knowledge and understanding of relevant legislation, design, procurement and implementation of flood protection studies, surface water management plans and delivery of projects associated with the Local Flood Risk Management Plan. 

You will have good organisational and problem-solving skills, along with experience of current health & safety regulations and data protection legislation. You will be IT literate, have good interpersonal and report writing skills, and be able to contribute to financial management processes.

You are required to be flexible, innovative and reactive to public demands and pressures.

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