Design Manager - Water Engineering - Galway

Location: Ireland

EUR 65,000 - 80,000

Job Type: Perm

Industry: Engineering-Design-Jobs

Job ID: JO-1901-12648

Consultant: Karen McHugh

We are seeking an experienced Design Manager with water & wastewater infrastructure experience to join our client's Water Group in Galway and work on some exciting water projects, both domestically & internationally.

They offer an excellent package as well as excellent prospects and room to grow your career.

If you are interested in this role and you have Civil & MEICA experience on major water or wastewater projects, please send your CV to or call me to discuss on +353 1 7978720

Design Manager - Water Group - Galway


Our client has over 40 years experience in the Design & Build of Water & Infrastructure projects in Ireland & the UK.

Job Description

MEICA and civil engineering management of projects within Clients Water Group, including design management and BIM implementation and management.


Reporting in the the General Manager, the Design Manager will be responsible for managing the design teams in a design-build-operate context.

Responsible for internal and external resource management, cost management, quality management and scheduling.

Liaison and coordination with construction management and operations management on design-build-operate projects.

Coordination and integration of MEICA with civil engineering design.

Development of document management, data management and communications.

Development of IFC-compliant parts and materials databases.

Development of BIM Execution Plans

Will lead BIM implementation and management.

Report preparation & feasibility studies.

Client liaison


You will be degree qualified or equivalent (i.e. Chartered Engineer or member of a professional body)

Ideally the successful candidate will have a minimum of 10 years’ post graduate experience but less experience would also be considered for exceptional candidates

The candidate should preferably have experience in the design of water and wastewater treatment facilities.

Experience of design management, using BIM, in the pharmaceutical, oil & gas, food or related industries will also be considered.

Ability to prepare reports, conduct feasibility studies and communicate effectively.

Ability to work as part of a team and achieve tight deadlines

Attention to detail and ability to comply with Quality Assurance Management Systems is essential

A clean and valid Driving License

Proficient in Microsoft Project and also Microsoft Office packages such as Excel, Word and PowerPoint

Proficient in managing teams using Revit, BIM 360, preferably in a MEICA context.


€65 - 80K per annum, negotiable for the right person


Karen McHugh is the consultant managing this position. 

If you have any queries about this role, you can contact her by e-mail or phone +353-1-7978720


Apply For Design Manager - Water Engineering - Galway

Upload CV
.doc, .pdf, .txt, .rtf, .html Files Accepted
Karen at Jobcontax