Traffic Engineer (10 – 15 years):

Principal Traffic Engineer (10 – 15 years):

** Fantastic opportunity to advance to Associate**


Our client is seeking to recruit a Principal Traffic Engineer with 10-15+ years’ experience. You will join a team that provide development engineering, traffic and transport planning support to private sector clients from concept to implementation.  Based in their Dublin office you will lead a civil engineering team whilst taking responsibility for the design and management of a range of traffic and transportation project’s.


Role: This firm offers excellent career development and award winning projects.  The role would ideally suit a self-motivated individual looking to advance their career in a dynamic team.  You will progress your career whilst working on challenging landmark multimillion euro projects.  This role will suit a Senior Transportation Engineer with extensive experience in the roads and traffic sector. You will work on a wide range of projects, including National Road Schemes, Road Safety Improvement Schemes, Urban Street Design, and Sustainable Transport Design including Pedestrian and Cycle Infrastructure Design.



  • Bus Connects projects in Dublin for the National Transport Authority
  • Multiple Cycle Route (protected cycle scheme in Dublin) for Dublin City Council
  • Urban road and cycle schemes for Kildare, South Dublin and Fingal County Council
  • Traffic calming schemes in Meath County Council
  • Public realm schemes for Wicklow County Council
  • Local Infrastructure Housing Activation Fund for Cork County Council
  • Bus Rapid Transit project in Dubai



  • Level 8 degree and ideally be Chartered.
  • Traffic Engineer with 10 -15 years’ experience Traffic & Transportation sector
  • Excellent technical and communication skills along with experience of undertaking a range of traffic engineering design projects
  • Demonstrate experience of traffic engineering/management design at concept, feasibility, preliminary and detailed design level
  • Understanding of Health and Safety including PSDP responsibilities
  • Working on a variety of projects as project manager
  • Urban street, traffic signal, cycling, walking, road safety, public transport, ITS and parking design
  • Application and use of Design Manual for Urban Roads and Street, the Traffic Signs Regulations and Traffic Signs Manuals
  • Ability to liaise directly with Client
  • Ideally have some experience in MX Roads / Civil 3D
  • Must have fluent English and be eligible to work in Ireland


Salary & Benefits:

  • Excellent salary circa €70k+ doe
  • Benefits package valued at 10% – 15%
  • Bonus
  • Flextime
  • Car allowance
  • Healthcare – full cover
  • Pension – employer contributes 6%
  • 25 days leave & facility to purchase more leave
  • Modern offices & good social club
  • Expenses, mobile phone and laptop
  • Excellent public transport network
  • Paid membership fees for one professional institute
  • Ongoing accredited CPD Programme & an excellent mentor


If you are a Traffic Engineer / Civil Engineer looking for your next career move please send your cv or call Caroline for a confidential discussion.  We will not send your cv to any client without your permission. Caroline Herlihy has in excess of 20 years’ experience working in the recruitment of engineering professionals within Ireland and Internationally.