Technician (Flood Risk Management)

£23,250 - £25,128 yearly
  • Derbyshire County Council
  • Matlock, UK
  • 26 Oct, 2021
Full time Engineering

Job Description

 The Flood Risk Management team are looking for someone who is enthusiastic, an excellent team player, is both technical and practical and has an eye for detail to support the implementation of the Council’s Local Flood Risk Management Strategy

As a Technician in the Flood Risk Management Team you will be working alongside technical experts supporting the team to deliver high performing professional flood risk management and drainage services across the county of Derbyshire.

You will be required to liaise and work with a variety of stakeholders assisting in developing key relationships.

You will have:

  • A positive and constructive approach to problem solving
  • A strong emphasis on customer service and putting our customer’s needs first
  • The ability to work collaboratively with others
  • Confidence to work under pressure and manage several tasks simultaneously

You will play a key role in:

  • Undertaking flooding investigations (involves work on site)
  • Delivering the authorities flood risk strategy
  • Supporting the team to deliver its statutory duties
  • Identifying opportunities to improve and develop the service we offer.

If you are eager to embrace a new role and have the skills and experience we are looking for, then this could be the perfect role for you. 

In return, we offer ongoing development in a supportive team, as well as range of benefits;

  • Access to the Local Government Pension Scheme
  • Generous annual leave and flexi time scheme
  • Salary sacrifice schemes
  • Discount on leisure centre memberships
  • An in-house counselling service
  • Occupational Health service
  • Physiotherapy service

For an informal discussion about this role, please contact Richard Ward Richard.ward@derbyshire.gov.uk or Tel 01629 535487