Senior Civil Engineer (Water/Wastewater)

  • Anywhere


  • Salary €55-70K doe + benefits
  • Must have 5-7 years’ experience in the design of water / wastewater treatment plants in Ireland or the UK.
  • Fantastic opportunity to work on some of the most significant water & wastewater projects in Ireland.
  • At present this role is WFH in Ireland with occasional visits to site if necessary.



  • Our client has an excellent opportunity for a Water & Wastewater Design Engineer to join their large civil and structural engineering consultancy.
  • The successful Water Engineer / Civil Engineer will join their busy water and wastewater team where you will get unrivalled experience working on interesting and challenging projects.
  • This client has several requirements that cover a range of disciplines where experience in the following will be advantageous; treatment process design / water network modelling / network modelling / flood defense design.
  • You will work with the water and wastewater team in preliminary and detailed design of water and / or wastewater infrastructure for public and private sector clients.
  • The role will include Client liaison, preparation of tenders and proposals for new work.



  • Level 8 Degree in Civil / Environmental Engineering or related discipline + 5 years in water services design
  • Ideally be Chartered but not essential.
  • Civil Engineer / Water Engineer with minimum 5-7+ years’ experience in the design of water / wastewater treatment projects in Ireland or the UK.
  • Good understanding of the regulatory aspects within the water / wastewater industry in Ireland.
  • Effective time management and interpersonal communication skills
  • Excellent oral and written reporting skills.


Salary & Benefits:

  • Excellent salary circa €55-70k+ (doe)
  • Free parking
  • Flexitime
  • Expenses
  • Pension
  • Travel to work scheme
  • Accredited CPD programme
  • A more detailed list of benefits available on application


If you are a Civil Engineer / Water Engineer / Wastewater Engineer considering a career move, send your cv CV or contact Caroline Herlihy for a confidential discussion. GPC will not send any applicants cv’s to clients without a full discussion and prior consent.  Caroline Herlihy has in excess of 20 years’ experience working in the recruitment of construction professionals within Ireland and Internationally.