Lead Engineer - Roads / Highways - Cork

Location: Ireland

EUR 60,000 - 70,000

Job Type: Perm

Industry: Engineering-Design-Jobs

Job ID: JO-2208-30795

Consultant: Karen McHugh

Do you have 8 years’ relevant experience in road design and/or transport planning?

Are you looking for a role in Cork with a well established engineering consultancy?

If you have the relevant experience, contact Karen on +353-1-7978720 for an informal chat or send your CV to karen@jobcontax.com for review.

Lead Engineer - Roads / Highways - Cork

Job Description

Our client is a leading Irish multidisciplinary Engineering and Project Management Consultancy with operations nationwide. 

They work on the country’s most challenging projects to deliver Ireland’s infrastructure. 

We are currently recruiting Design and Project Highway Engineers to work as key members of the Roads and Transportation Team. 

Successful candidates will be joining a recognised leader in the delivery of consultancy services to the roads and transportation industry in Ireland and will be offered a dynamic and rewarding career with varied and interesting projects. 

Working as part of multi-disciplinary project teams involved in the design, procurement and contract supervision of transport and infrastructural projects

Ability to lead and motivate themselves, takes ownership of issues and seeks team participation to achieve best solution

Working on projects in a collaborative Level 2 BIM environment

Compliance with Client systems

Ensure understanding of project management objectives

Engagement with Clients and design teams for project delivery

Willingness to learn and develop


Degree in Civil Engineering or equivalent

Minimum of 8 years’ relevant experience in road design and/or transport planning

Road and Junction design experience would be advantageous

Proficiency and experience of transport/traffic modelling packages including Arcady, Linsig etc. advantageous

Experience with SATURN would be advantageous

Contract Documents experience advantageous

Excellent IT skills & competent with relevant BIM applications (incl.: AutoCAD & AutoCAD Civil 3D)

Knowledge and experience of data analysis within a transport context

Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Knowledge and experience of the Irish market


Salary €60k - €70k based experience, negotiable for the right candidates.

Benefits include company pension plan & 25 days annual leave


Karen McHugh is the consultant managing this position.

If you are a Lead Civil Engineer interested in roles based in Cork, you can contact Karen by email karen@jobcontax.com or phone +353-1-7978720 for a confidential chat.

JobContax do not send CVs to clients without candidate permission.

With over 50 years of technical recruitment experience, JobContax is the leading recruiter of Lead Civil Engineers in Cork and Ireland.

Due to the large volume of applications, JobContax may not be able to respond to every individual.


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