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Flood Risk Officer
  • Employer: Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead
  • Reference: REQ01361
  • Published: Fri 22/07/2022, 9:24 AM
  • Closing on: Sun 07/08/2022, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £29,875 - £33,345 per annum
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Maidenhead, Berkshire

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Flood Risk Officer

The Infrastructure, Sustainability & Economic Growth service has an exciting vacancy working within Sustainability & Climate Change team. Joining a growing team in a priority area of our new corporate plan, we are seeking proactive and ambitious applicants with a ‘can do’ attitude who will thrive in this varied and challenging environment. 


This is an exciting time to be joining the Royal Borough with ambitious plans for creating a borough of opportunity and innovation, part of a team delivering sustainable economic growth through a its economic recovery plans alongside meeting our target of being a net zero borough by 2050. 


The role will work closely with colleagues and partners to develop plans to manage flood risk, ensuring the future needs for climate adaptation are built into our plans and that an ambitious capital programme is delivered. 


The main purpose of this post is to support the Council in fulfilling the role of Lead Local Flood Authority (LLFA). This would involve:

  • Developing effective partnerships with other Risk Management Authorities and internal partners
  • Engaging with community groups and individuals to investigate flooding incidents
  • Protect properties and infrastructure from flooding by implementing co-ordinated investigation, data collection and engagement work to compliment the Councils Capital work programme.


We offer flexible working and a range of other benefits, and with Royal Ascot, Legoland, Windsor Castle and a host of other local attractions we can provide a vibrant and diverse working environment and a place to grow and develop your career. There are excellent transport connections to London and the West of England with the new Elizabeth Line in Maidenhead. 


If you would like to join a forward-thinking Local Authority and think that you have the right blend of ability, skills and experience for this post then we would like to hear from you. 

For an informal discussion about the role please call Ben Crampin – Flood Risk Manager on 01628 796250 or email