Senior Drainage Design Engineer

Greater Manchester
Highly negotiable

Freelance and perm opportunities exist for experienced highways drainage Design Engineers proficient in the design of drainage in accordance with Highways England or local authority specifications. Your extensive experience working for Consulting Engineer or local authorities is sought after.


Duties will include:

  • Prepare design packages.
  • Make use of engineering software (Microdrainage) to produce engineering calculation.
  • Make use of AutoCad and Civil 3D to produce engineering drawings.
  • Ensure all design are within specifications and are constructable.
  • Report to Project Managers and liaise with stakeholders.
  • Liaise with delivery staff to ensure a successful implementation of the design.
  • Solve any technical issues.


Requirements for this opportunity include –

  • A civil engineering degree is advantageous.
  • Extensive continuous experience as a Design Engineer specialising in highway drainage.
  • Knowledge of highway maintenance projects
  • Proficient in AutoCAD, Civil 3D and microdrainage.
  • Solid knowledge of the required specifications
  • Effective written and communications skills


This perm opportunity attracts a competitive salary, 7.5 company pension contribution, 26day leave and many more wellbeing benefits including flexible working locations, within reason.


Freelance rates will be negotiated with the candidate, based on experience.


If you are keen to be considered, then kindly lodge your CV here now.