Structural Engineer

Principal Structural Engineer (8-10+ years):

*Excellent opportunity for the Engineer who wants to apply their creative skills on challenging projects*

  • Excellent opportunity for a Principal Structural Engineer with 8-10+ years’ experience to join an award-winning multidiscipline engineering consultancy (65+ staff).
  • As Principal Structural Engineer you will be responsible for working on your own initiative, working closely with clients, leading a team and managing projects.
  • Typical projects include mixed use, hotels, commercial, retail, industrial and residential developments for blue chip clients.
  • You will work on engineering challenging projects whilst having a good work life balance.
  • You will be joining an existing and well-structured team in their Dublin office.
  • This company highly values their staff and the offer excellent career development.



  • Level 8 Degree in Civil Engineering / Structural Engineering or equivalent.
  • Should be Chartered or close to becoming Chartered with Engineers Ireland or equivalent
  • Must have 8-10+ years’ experience working within an engineering consultancy working on structural design for building projects within a consultancy in Ireland or the UK
  • Structural Engineer must have a proven track record working closely with clients and particularly Irish developers.
  • Be technically competent.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Ideally have experience of leading a team.
  • Proven track record managing projects.
  • Must be in Ireland and be eligible to work in Ireland without requiring a work permit.



  • Excellent Salary €65k – €75k++ doe
  • Paid Institute Membership
  • Travel to work scheme
  • Pension of 5% or cash equivalent
  • Paid Private Healthcare Insurance
  • Office has changing room & showers
  • Life Assurance
  • 22 days leave
  • Excellent CPD programme


If you are a Structural 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.