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Assistant Engineer - Sustainable Drainage Approval Body (SAB)

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Salary: £28,672 - £32,910
Location: Parc Myrddin
Region: Carmarthen
Job Type: Permanent - Full Time
Vacancy Group: Environment
Category: Environmental, Waste & Recycling
Closing Date: 08/13/2021
Date Posted: 08/02/2021
Reference: 1/019048


Closing Date: 13/08/2021

Waste & Environmental Services / Parc Myrddin, Carmarthen

Assistant Engineer - Sustainable Drainage Approval Body (SAB)

£28,672 - £32,910 (Grade H)

An opportunity has arisen to join a busy Flood Defence and Coastal Protection team at Carmarthenshire County Council. 

As the Lead Local Flood Authority for Carmarthenshire, we want to continue to develop our capabilities to deliver the duties of the well established Sustainable Drainage Approval Body (SAB) in line with Schedule 3 of the Flood and Water Management Act 2010.

We are seeking a forward thinking, innovative individual, to work as a team player, and help drive our commitment to help us achieve a more environmentally sustainable future for our communities. If that is you, why not join our team and help us make a difference?

The successful candidate will support the Engineer for the Sustainable Drainage Approval Body (SAB) in undertaking all functions of the SAB team, but the primary duties will include:

• To support the SAB Engineer in the overall management and delivery of arrangements pertaining to the Sustainable Drainage Approval Body (SAB). This includes the implementation, management and review of arrangements and procedures that support and deliver services in accordance with the aims and vision of the Council andthe integrated Community Strategy.

• To support the SAB Engineer deliver the duties of the SAB, flood defence consenting and providing technical support to the LPA on matters of drainage and flood risk across the County of Carmarthenshire.

A basic knowledge of Welsh is required to accomplish this post. Support can be provided on appointment to reach this level.

For an informal discussion on this post please contact Rob Northcott on 01267 228342 or email

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