Civil Project Manager - Airport Projects - Ireland

Location: Ireland

EUR 50,000 - 70,000

Job Type: Perm

Industry: Engineering-Design-Jobs

Job ID: JO-2301-32157

Consultant: Karen McHugh

Are you a Civil Project Manager with 7+ years experience and have worked on some airport infrastructure & terminal projects?

This is a permanent role and can be based in Cork, Galway or Dublin.

If you are looking for a role with great scope to develop your career, contact Karen on +353-1-7978720 for an informal chat or send your CV to for review.


Civil Project Manager - Airport Projects - Ireland


Job Description

Our client is an award winning international engineering consultancy, currently undergoing rapid growth.

Acting as a Design Task Leader or Project Manager on live jobs

Managing the design process

Able to supervise construction of projects and ensure that the execution is in accordance with the works specifications

Attending meetings with clients and stakeholders

Line management of a team of engineers and project staff

Coaching and mentoring junior members of staff so that they can reach their full potential including chartered status for graduates

Developing proposals for new commissions

We are looking for individuals who are creative, organised, self-motivated, and collaborative with experience in co-ordinating and delivering designs in an airport or live operations environment. 

The candidate would ideally be a Chartered Engineer with multi-disciplinary design experience, including successful delivery of schemes from concept to detailed design.

The position requires credibility, competence, and technical excellence as it will be a role working closely with industry leading clients, stakeholders and will necessitate the development, approval, and implementation of robust design solutions through collaborative working, trust and proactive management of client demands.

You will have the prospect of advancing your career and professional development as a delivery lead on aviation projects. Our current projects are located across Ireland. 

You will have the opportunity to lead, develop and deliver aviation projects of varying size and complexity, initiate, and maintain client contact and assist the team in winning work. 

Some overseas travel may be required.

The role offers a challenging and rewarding opportunity to an ambitious and enthusiastic individual who wants to apply, improve and maximise his/her technical knowledge, leadership and client relationship skills within an environment where further progression will be very much supported and encouraged.


Educated to degree level (level 8/9 engineering degree).

Minimum 7 years of postgraduate experience with at least 5 years in a consultancy environment

Chartered with the Engineers Ireland or equivalent professional institution

Experience in the development of infrastructure or multi-disciplinary building projects in Ireland / UK - Preliminary Design, Planning, Detailed Design, Tender Assessment, Construction Supervision.

Some overseas travel may be required.

Experience in design and build schemes.

Ability to manage a multi-disciplinary design team, plan, and control technical resources to deliver projects on time, to budget and to client satisfaction

Ability to keep control in pressed situations, deliver work within set timeframes and contribute to a good working environment

Ability to grow, lead and motivate junior team members including young graduates, and gain respect from colleagues

Ability to work collaboratively with fellow colleagues, delivery partners and team members to ensure successful results and effective delivery

An awareness of emerging trends, developing technologies and evolving best practices to maintain our Client’s position at the forefront of its markets

Effective communicator (written, verbal & presentations)

Computer literate and able to work effectively work with the basic Microsoft suite of programmes and have a good understanding of MS Project.

A willingness to develop and build client relationships

Full driving licence.


Salary €60k - €70k depending on level of experience

Excellent benefits package, including company pension



Karen McHugh is the consultant managing this position.

If you are a Civil Engineer interested in roles based in Dublin , you can contact Karen by e-mail or phone +353-1-7978720 for a confidential chat.

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