Senior Civil Design Engineer – Water / Wastewater (10 years+):


  • Senior Civil Water/ Wastewater Design Engineer required to join the Water & Wastewater Engineering Section in an award winning civil and structural engineering consultancy in Dublin.
  • The candidate will assist in the design and delivery of water and wastewater infrastructure projects for Irish Water, Contractors and other clients.
  • This role is ideally suited to a Senior Civil Engineer who is eager to progress their career to the next level within a dynamic and ambitious team.
  • This role offers excellent career prospects and international opportunities.
  • You will work under a superb Manager who will provide excellent support and mentoring.


Please call Caroline for a confidential discussion 086 8055216



  • Level 8 Degree or higher in Civil Engineering or equivalent
  • Ideally be Chartered or close to becoming Chartered
  • Civil Engineer with a minimum of 10 years’ experience in water and wastewater design in Civil, Process or MEICA to join the Infrastructure Division
  • Ideally have experience in different contract types (FIDIC, NEC Public Works, Irish Water)
  • Working knowledge of Civil 3D; Drainage Design Suites; Autocad
  • 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
  • Attention to detail and ability to comply with Quality Assurance Management Systems is essential
  • Enthusiastic, hardworking and flexible
  • Must have fluent English and the ability to communicate effectively


Duties will include:

  • Assist in the design, and delivery of water and wastewater projects.
  • Preparation of design drawings and review of drawings prepared by others
  • Communication with internal and external parties
  • 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 technical specifications and contract documents
  • Report writing


Salary & Benefits:

  • Excellent salary circa €60K – €70K+ (depending on experience)
  • Excellent benefits package available upon application
  • Free parking
  • Flexitime
  • Expenses
  • Excellent Pension
  • Travel to work scheme
  • Accredited CPD programme


If you are a Civil Engineer / Water 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 over 20 years’ experience working in the recruitment of construction professionals within Ireland and Internationally.