Civil Engineer


Senior Civil Engineer / Water & Wastewater Engineer (10-15 years):

*Applicants must be in Ireland at present*

*Immediate Requirement*


An excellent opportunity for a Senior Civil Engineer / Water Services Engineer with 10-15 years’ experience required to join a leading engineering consultancy in Cork.

  • Our client has an excellent opportunity for a Lead Civil Engineer to provide technical leadership to their water and wastewater team.
  • The successful Senior Civil Engineer will lead a team and will work on a range of challenging water and wastewater projects.
  • This role will suit a Chartered Civil Engineer with experience working in water treatment, wastewater treatment and network design, for public and private clients.
  • The successful Civil Engineer will have excellent experience in preliminary and detailed design of wastewater infrastructure for public and private sector clients and have a be capable of providing design leadership.
  • This leadership will also extend to mentoring of junior design and project engineers.
  • The role will also include Client liaison, preparation of tenders, and proposals for new work.



  • Must have an honours degree in Civil Engineering or equivalent and be Chartered
  • The successful Civil Engineer / Water & Wastewater Engineer must have a minimum of 10-15 years’+ experience in the design of water / wastewater / civil infrastructure engineering projects in Ireland.
  • You will have strong experience in the design and management of wastewater projects
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and proven track record working closely with Clients.
  • Familiarity with the preparation of contract documents and performance specifications for water and wastewater infrastructure is desirable.
  • Applicants must be in in Ireland and be eligible to work without a work permit.



  • Excellent Salary circa €60k-€70k + commensurate with the candidate’s skills and experience
  • Pension
  • Health insurance
  • Working from home during Covid 19
  • Variety of challenging projects
  • Excellent career progression
  • Sports and Social Club
  • Life policy & long term illness cover
  • Accredited CPD Programme with support and mentoring


If you are a Civil Engineer considering a career move, please feel to 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. GPC is a specialist construction recruitment consultancy based in Dublin.  Caroline Herlihy has in excess of 20 years’ experience working in the recruitment of construction professionals within Ireland and Internationally.