This role provides landscape architecture support to enable delivery of Environment Agency river and coastal flood risk programmes, projects and strategies, to meet national standards.
The role is to provide advice to project teams developing capital schemes and strategies, primarily to manage flood risk. This will include being proactively involved in defining the scope and input to the procurement of consultancy and works contracts including bid evaluation and quality assuring landscape and environmental design consultancy work. Your work will help manage landscape risks to projects, identify opportunities and deliver innovative, cost-effective environmental outcomes to varying scales of civil engineering infrastructure projects.
Applicants should have a good knowledge and experience of strategic and landscape scale planning, green infrastructure, strategic approaches for developing multiple outcomes, landscape design and a thorough understanding of the requirements integral to the preparation of landscape contract documentation and administration.
Successful candidate should have sound knowledge and experience of landscape planning, design and construction, green infrastructure. The projects will be across a geographic region and so some travel is likely to be required. Some driving may be required and so a UK driving licence is desirable. If this role is of interest please apply directly. All communication will be in the strictest of confidence.