Cambridgeshire County Council

  • Alconbury Weald, Huntingdon, UK
£33,816 - £36,470 yearly
Cambridgeshire County Council Combination of office (Alconbury Weald) and home
26 Aug, 2021
Full time
A rare opportunity has arisen in the Flood Risk & Biodiversity team at Cambridgeshire County Council for a Principal Sustainable Drainage Officer. Our large team works to improve the water environment, investigate flooding, deliver innovative flood risk management projects and advise on surface water management for new developments in one of the fastest growing areas in the Country. As the Principal Officer for Sustainable Drainage you will be managing a small sub-team that is involved in many of the statutory duties of an LLFA. Primarily the team acts as statutory consultee to major planning applications, working closely with local planning authorities, developers and consultants to ensure the delivery of high-quality SuDS schemes across Cambridgeshire. Another key aspect of the team’s work is processing applications under the Land Drainage Act 1991 for alterations to ordinary watercourses across the County. You, along with members of the team will have the responsibility to...