Water Design Engineer - Galway

Location: Ireland

EUR 55,000 - 65,000

Job Type: Perm

Industry: Engineering-Design-Jobs

Job ID: JO-2012-24901

Consultant: Karen McHugh

Are you a Water Design Engineer with 5+ years experience in the water/wastewater sector, in one or more of the following disciplines – Civil, Process or MEICA?

If you have the relevant experience, please forward your CV to karen@jobcontax.com or call her on 353 1 7978720 to discuss the role in confidence.

Water Design Engineer - Galway

Job Description

Our client is one of the leading global Design, Engineering and Project Management Consultancy with multiple offices in Ireland. 

Opportunity for a Design Engineer, with 5+ years’ experience in the water/wastewater sector, in one or more of the following disciplines – Civil, Process or MEICA – to join the Infrastructure Division. 

The candidate will assist in the design and delivery of water and wastewater infrastructure projects for Irish Water and other clients.

Assistance with the design and delivery of water and wastewater schemes at various project stages from feasibility to detailed design, contract document preparation and construction administration

Ensure thorough knowledge and understanding of project deliverables and contractual requirements.

Report to and communicate with the Project Manager throughout project execution and take ownership of delegated task and duties.

Support the Project Manager in the management and monitoring of project delivery within defined budget and programme requirements.

Preparation of designs

Preparation of technical specifications and contract documents

Report writing.


Third Level Qualification (Level 8 or higher),

Experience in the design and delivery of water / wastewater schemes

Knowledge of different contract types (FIDIC, NEC, Public Works, Irish Water)

Knowledge of safety and health regulations with regard to the design process

Demonstrable ability to work as a member of a team reporting to senior staff

Ability to work within a team environment and under own initiative to achieve project goals

Ability to communicate effectively

Member of, or eligible to join, Engineers Ireland

An excellent written and verbal communicator in English

Attention to detail and ability to comply with Quality Assurance Management Systems is essential

Enthusiastic, hardworking and flexible

Chartered Engineer, desirable


Basic Salary €55K - €65k Basic + Excellent benefits package

Negotiable for the right candidate and details on request


Karen McHugh is the consultant managing this position.

If you are a Water Design Engineer interested in roles based in Galway, you can contact Karen by e-mail karen@jobcontax.com or phone +353-1-7978720 for a confidential chat.

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With over 50 years of technical recruitment experience, JobContax is the leading recruiter of Water Design Engineer in Galway and Ireland.

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