Deputy Head of Engineering

  • Anywhere

Excellent opportunity for a Structural Engineer with 7-10+ years’ experience to join a well-established Irish facades contractor.

Our client are specialists in their field of precast and concrete facades, dealing with large projects in Ireland and the UK.

We are looking for candidates with consultancy experience who are looking to make the move to a contractor. This is an excellent step forward for a structural engineer looking to progress their career with a well-established and rapidly growing company.



  • The successful Structural Engineer will be responsible for the design and project management for a range of projects in Ireland. You will work directly with the head of engineering with the opportunity to eventually progress into
  • As deputy head you will be present on site occasionally to ensure end to end project management and be responsible for overseeing planning and design.
  • You will assist in managing the team of engineers.
  • You will ensure that all projects are delivered on-time, within budget and scope and to high quality objectives.
  • The successful candidate will manage the relationship with the client and all stakeholders.



  • Level 8 / 9 Degree in Civil or Structural Engineering.
  • The successful candidate will be chartered with at least 5 years’ experience in Structural engineering including design and construction.
  • The successful candidate must have 7-10+ years’ experience working within a consultancy preferably or a main contractor in design and project management.
  • An ability to work within a multi-disciplinary team environment and an ability to produce accurate work to strict project deadlines.
  • The successful candidate should have a range of project experience and be familiar with managing a team of engineers.


Salary & Benefits:

  • Salary – €75k – €80k
  • Excellent benefits package


If you are a Structural Engineer looking for your next career move, please send your CV or call Andrew Neale for a confidential discussion. We will not send your cv to any client without your permission. GPC is a specialist construction recruitment consultancy based in Dublin with more than 24 years’ experience working in the recruitment of construction professionals within Ireland and Internationally.