Mechanical Project Engineer - Water Treatment

Location: Ireland

EUR 40,000 - 55,000

Job Type: Perm

Industry: Engineering-Design-Jobs

Job ID: JO-2002-22341

Consultant: Karen McHugh

Are you a Project Engineer with experience in the MEICA design of water or wastewater treatment projects?

If interested in this role, contact Karen for more information or send your CV to for review

Mechanical Project Engineer - Water Treatment - Cork


Our client is an experienced service providers in the undertaking of Design / Build and Design, Build & Operate contracts for the municipal, industrial and commercial sectors in the UK & Ireland

Job Description

Working on projects throughout Ireland, your responsibilities may include:

Acting as MEICA Lead responsible for the design and delivery of a wide range of deliverables and projects at various stages in the project life cycles, while ensuring technical excellence and best practice to specification.

Assisting or leading multi-disciplinary project teams to deliver projects within agreed scope, timeframes and budgets.

Development of a Process design team within Ireland providing technical guidance and support.

Setting & maintaining standards for technical quality ensuring designs meet Client specification.

Working with designers and other Technical Leads an integrated approach.

Working to drive Health and Safety and overall project quality objectives.

Ensuring project financial performance within Process discipline budget on projects.

Communicating and liaising effectively with colleagues, contracting engineers, subcontractors and clients.

Developing and maintaining excellent relationships with the other team members on projects.

Supervising of delivery team on site and advising on engineering issues.


Minimum of an accredited Honours Mechanical Engineering Degree (NFQ Level 8) or related Mechanical Engineering discipline.

Extensive relevant experience.

Proven ability to work as part of a team, liaising directly with client and other project team members.

Significant demonstrable experience in leading the process design of medium or large projects.

Experience of budget management, financial performance and familiarity with current industry best practice.

Excellent communication skills, including written work.


Experience of Line Management responsibilities.

Experience in the design of water or wastewater schemes; clean water and sewage transfer systems and pumping systems.

Working knowledge of contract types and procurement options.

Experience with construction management and/or the site supervision of a contractor during construction.

Experience working in the water/wastewater sector in Ireland.


Salary €40K - €55K dependent on experience.


Karen McHugh is the consultant managing this position.

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

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