Drainage Engineer


Location: Leicester


  • Prepare design calculations and drawings for both foul and surface water drainage systems
  • Carry out flood risk assessments and drainage strategies
  • Submit section agreements to local authorities
  • Visit sites which include commercial, industrial and housing developments
  • Deal with local authority planning departments
  • Represent PRP UK Ltd at meetings with clients, consultants and contractors

Key SkillsĀ 

You will:

  • Have an engineering based degree
  • Be experienced in the design of foul and surface water drainage systems
  • Plan and execute intrusive ground investigations and flood risk investigations
  • Write full detailed factual and interpretive reports that comply with the NPPF document where applicable
  • Deal with both engineeringĀ  assessments which will form a major part of the workload
  • Be self-managing, well organised and be able to work on your own initiative as well as part of a team
  • Have an in-depth knowledge of SuDS and flood risk assessments
  • Be familiar with the MicroDrainage software package
  • Ideally have knowledge of Tekla Civil 3D software
  • Be familiar with highways design particularly how it interacts with drainage design
  • Be competent in producing drawings in AutoCad


  • Negotiable


  • Heath care scheme
  • Pension scheme
  • 25 days annual leave plus 1 day extra per year up to a maximum of 5 extra days

To apply, send your CV and covering letter to sam.maunder@prp.uk.com or post to:

Sam Maunder
PRP UK Limited
Park House
22 Warren Park Way
LeicesterĀ LE19 4SA