Technical Engineer


Grade 3, SP 16 (13-17), essential users car allowance
Reporting to the Operations Manager


Overall Purpose


To carry out duties, primarily within the Engineering Section which assist in maintaining and improving the land drainage and flood defence in the Board's area.


Duties, Tasks & Responsibilities:-

  • Engineering and hydraulic design works using HECRAS
  • Organising jetting, CCTV and repair works in pipelines by specialist contractors
  • Award and control specialist Catchment Study subcontractors employed by the Board
  • General Surveying duties
  • Setting out levels and positions
  • Producing CAD drawing
  • Assist the Planning & Enforcement Officer with technical knowledge/input on planning applications and bye-law applications
  • Maintenance of Engineering office equipment and software
  • Maintenance and updating of assets databases
  • Control and maintain GIS system and database
  • Preparation of scheme/project documentation
  • Preparation and control of standard drawings
  • Investigation of drainage matters, assessing options and recommending solutions and actions
  • Maintain flailing/roding updates
  • Control cleansing/inspection programmes and notice preparation
  • Catchment Study works and Modelling Data control
  • Tom-tom control
  • Monitor EA abstraction agreements
  • Any other duties that are reasonably asked of you

Flood Warnings