Technical Director - Transport - Ireland

Location: Ireland

EUR 80,000 - 95,000

Job Type: Perm

Industry: Engineering-Design-Jobs

Job ID: JO-2205-29763

Consultant: Karen McHugh

Do you have 12+ years of proven experience in transport design codes, specifications, legislation and best practices?

Do you have extensive experience in consultancy services delivery and contract management?

This role can be based in Cork, Dublin, Galway or Sligo.

If you are looking for a role with great scope to develop your career, contact Karen now on +353-1-7978720 for an informal chat or send your CV to for review.

Technical Director - Transport - Ireland


Job Description

Our client is a multi-disciplined international engineering consultancy, currently undergoing rapid growth in Ireland

The position involves working on projects throughout Ireland and the UK.

This role can be based in Cork, Dublin, Galway or Sligo.

Leading and managing a business unit or team

Manage budgets and meet agreed targets

Develop and maintain good relationships with clients

Implement best practices and comply with all internal systems

Provide leadership in setting and implementing design (technical) and quality compliance

Build and maintain personal, unit, and team skills

Develop new business


Minimum 12+ years’ relevant experience

Degree qualified (Level 8)

Chartered status or equivalent with management experience of successful delivery of medium to large scale projects

Significant experience in consultancy services delivery and contract management

Proven management capability and experience

Business unit/team leadership experience

Ability to identify business opportunities, lead tender bids and deliver projects

Strong track record in delivery of transport infrastructure projects

Technical excellence

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Highly motivated

Client orientated and good industry knowledge

Knowledge of transport design codes, specifications, legislation and best practices

A thorough understanding of professional appointments, contractual arrangements, procurement and project management

Excellent people management skills including management of costs, time and utilisation

Understanding of budgets, margin, profit and loss accounts, and management accounts

Be capable leading a wide engineering/scientific team

Excellent communications skills

Good computer skills

Experience in project management, contract administration, supervision and monitoring.


Salary 80k - 95k dependent on experience

Excellent benefits package



Karen McHugh is the consultant managing this position.

If you are a Technical Director 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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