Senior Drainage Design Engineer

Greater Manchester
£30 to £45/hr Ltd Co rates

Freelance 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


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