Senior Road Design Engineer - Ireland

Location: Ireland

EUR 55,000 - 65,000

Job Type: Perm

Industry: Engineering-Design-Jobs

Job ID: JO-2301-32048

Consultant: Karen McHugh

Are you a Senior Road Design Engineer with 5+ experience in design of roadways and cycleways/greenways to standards set by TII, NTA, TSM, DMURS, and NCM?

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

If interested, forward your CV to or call Karen on +353-1-7978720 for a confidential chat.


Senior Road Design Engineer - Ireland


Job Description

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

This role can be based in Dublin, Limerick, Cork or Galway

As a Senior Roads 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.



Honours degree in Civil Engineering.

Minimum of 5 years’ experience in a design office environment.

Chartered Engineer status with Engineers Ireland or ICE.

Highly proficient in the use of Traffic Analysis programs such as Junctions 9 and Linsig.

Highly proficient in design of roadways and cycleways/greenways to standards set by TII, NTA, TSM, DMURS, and NCM.

Highly proficient in schematic and detailed design of junctions (priority/signalised/roundabouts) to the standards set by TII.

Familiar with the use of 3d modelling packages such as Civil 3d.

Familiar with the preparation of Traffic and Transportation Assessments.

A track record in the delivery of road projects.

Project management experience and experience in performing the role of Employers Representative for public projects.

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

Experience in compiling engineering planning documentation for major projects.

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.

Plan and manage the use of human and physical resources for your projects

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.

Knowledge and understanding of how projects are financed and how funds are obtained and managed.

Commitment to CPD.

A proactive approach with an ability to adapt to changing scenarios.


Salary €55k - €65k depending on the level of experience

Permanent position

Excellent benefits package



Karen McHugh is the consultant managing this position.

If you are a Senior Road Design 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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