Senior Civil Engineer - Infrastructure - Limerick

Location: Ireland

EUR 50,000 - 55,000

Job Type: Perm

Industry: Engineering-Design-Jobs

Job ID: JO-2012-24853

Consultant: Karen McHugh

Are you a Senior Civil Engineer with 7+ experience on commercial, educational & residential projects?

Do you have technical, managerial & cost management experience?

This is a permanent role based in Limerick.

If you are looking for a role with great scope to develop your career, contact Karen now for an informal chat or send your CV to for review.


Senior Civil Engineer - Infrastructure - Limerick


Job Description

Our Client is one of Ireland’s leading and most experienced Civil & Structural engineering consultancies.

They require a senior civil engineer for their Limerick office to work on a range of major projects.

Implement full Project Delivery Process including GCC Contracts

Plan, manage and direct human, material and financial resources required to solve problems in multi-disciplinary teams.

As a senior civil engineer you will be working closely with senior managers on the delivery of major projects. 

You will be responsible for the technical, managerial and commercial aspects of your project. 

Your work will be carried out in accordance with the company ISO procedures.

Complex design, construction and management.

Responsible for the technical, managerial and commercial aspects of your project Your work will be carried out in accordance with the company ISO procedures.

Delivery of projects to include preparation of all contract documentation, project costing, budgeting, programming, attend / chair site meetings, manage contractual issues, site monitoring to ensure compliance / site supervision, contribute to the handover and take over of completed projects

Prepare risk assessments, health & safety plans

Check concept and technical correctness of work prepared by staff reporting to you.



Chartered Engineer status with Engineers Ireland or ICE.

Honours degree in Civil/Structural Engineering.

Minimum of 5 years experience in a design office environment.

An excellent understanding of the engineering principles behind drainage, water, roads and traffic system design.

Familiarity with DMURS.

Experience in compiling engineering planning documentation for major projects.

Experience of producing Flood Risk Assessments.

Experience in the preparation of Traffic & Transportation Assessments and Mobility Management Plans.

Road Safety Audit experience beneficial.

IT skills – including MS Word, Excel, basic AutoCAD skills + company design software packages including Linsig, Causeway Flow, MicroDrainage, TRICs, Tuflow, HEC-RAS, EPANet.

The ability to identify and apply appropriate scientific methods to solve engineering problems plus knowledge of the limitations of established best practice as defined by Standards and Codes

Strong communication skills both oral and written

Understanding of the Irish regulatory and policy issues

Appreciation of the full Project Delivery Process including GCCC Contracts

Knowledge of costing and options appraisal

Commitment to CPD and competence.


Salary €50k - €55k depending on level of experience

Permanent position

Excellent benefits package



Karen McHugh is the consultant managing this position.

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

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