Jobs Guide

View the latest career opportunities across the entire water level management industry in our new Jobs Guide feature.

Whether searching for a starting role in the industry, aiming for career progression or even if you need to fill that all important vacancy in your own organisation, make use of this new resource brought to you by ADA.

From temporary work placements, through to the appointment of a new Chief Executive, ADA members use our job-search facility to help fill their vacancies. If you are an ADA member, and have a vacancy you need to fill, send your details through to us and we will post details here. If you are not yet a member, join us here.

Latest Vacancies

GIS and Environmental Technician

Organisation: Black Sluice IDB

Role: Managing, maintaining and developing the GIS systems.  Leading on all environmental schemes and projects.  Day to day assistance to The Operations Team in the delivery of all relevant aspects of GIS and Environmental matters whilst undertaking their annual maintenance and capital improvement works.

Closing date: 9 am on Wednesday 22nd November 2017 | Interviews are to be held Thursday 30th November 2017

For more information on the role, please download the PDFs:

Job Advert | Job Description

Interested applicants are invited to submit a CV, outlining skills and relevant experience, together with a supporting application letter. Please submit written applications to the following address marked:

Private – FOA of Paul Nicholson

Black Sluice IDB, Station Road, Swineshead, Boston, PE20 3PW

or, alternatively, email your applications to –

Publications and Communications Officer

Organisation: ADA

We are offering an exciting opportunity to become involved with an influential national association helping to promote the sustainable management of rivers and watercourses to reduce flooding across England, Wales and Northern Ireland.

Role: You will have a key role in designing and editing ADA’s quarterly magazine, the ADA Gazette, preparing a monthly electronic newsletter to members, and managing the content on ADA’s website ( and social media platforms. There will be an opportunity to help shape ADA press releases and other published materials used to communicate with both ADA’s members and the wider public.

Closing date: 24th November 2017

For more information on the role, please download the job description: Job Description

Interested applicants are invited to submit their CV and letter of application to Ian Moodie (

Land Drainage Operative

Organisation: Trent Valley Internal Drainage Board

Role: A full-time position is available as an excavator driver based in the Trent Valley area.  The job will also include general labouring duties and construction works. Valid driving licence and experience of driving a 360° excavator is required (CPCS qualification desirable but not essential).  Ability to work on own initiative in a responsible and safe manner is essential.

Closing date: 1st November 2017 | Interviews 10th November 2017

Further details and application forms from:

Carol Davies, Wellington House, Manby Park, Louth, Lincolnshire, LN11 8UU.

Telephone: 01507 328095.  E-mail: