Strategic Flood and Water Manager

Luton Borough Council

Luton, Bedfordshire
£38,052 - £40,858 pa plus £3,203 car benefit

Paid • Full Time • Permanent

Reference: LBC01039

Sectors: water & hydrology

Closing date: Monday, 25th February 2019   6 days left

About the job

Do you have project management skills and experience of flood risk management and watercourse management? If yes, we want to hear from you.

We have an exciting opportunity within the Planning and Economic Growth department where you’ll take the lead on the development and implementation of relevant functions consistent with the Flood and Water Management Act 2010, the Water Framework Directive and related legislation.

You’ll develop and maintain strategic partnerships with the Environment Agency, water & sewerage companies and other Risk Management Authorities while preparing appropriate funding bids.

You’ll be responsible for the selection of consultants working on flooding, drainage and other related sustainability issues, and manage those commissions as required.

About you

This is a public facing role so you’ll need to show off your fluency in speaking and writing English.

So if you have the relevant qualifications and training in flood risk, drainage, environmental sustainability, excellent communication skills and knowledge of water cycle, including flooding issues, climate change and associated issues, then we look forward to receiving your application.

Closing date: 25th February 2019
Interviews will take place week commencing 4th March 2019.
Vacancy ID: LBC01039

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