Drainage Engineer

  • £37000 - £42000 per annum
  • South London, London

Daniel Owen are looking for multiple drainage engineers to cover the Southern area of the GTR (Govia Thameslink Railway) network.

The Company:

The company are based in southern England and began in the early 90's. They have grown significantly and now specialise in Rail, as well as a multiude of other sectors. They provide both planned and reactive maintenance and are proud to offer exceptional levels of customer service.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Visiting rail sites to gain an understanding of the project.
  • Planning drainage systems using computer modelling software.
  • Helping to design flood management or defence systems.
  • Drain mapping and locating.
  • Operate rotery machines.

Key Skills:

  • Develop maintanence plans for existing rail drainage systems.
  • Be able to identify areas requiring updates or repairs.
  • Assess risks related to drainage and implement mitigation strategies.
  • Integrate drainage systems with overall rail design and infrastructure


  • Call out rota and standby rate for all engineering roles is one in six and £125pw
  • 20 days annual leave.
  • Auto enrol pension employee 5%, employer 3%.
  • Engineer hours 08:00-17:30 although early finishes upon completion of work.
  • Sick pay.

Shanice Westfall Recruitment Consultant

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