Senior Hydrologist:


**Fantastic opportunity to become Associate**


Senior Hydrologist currently required to join a highly respected engineering consultancy in either their Dublin OR Cork office.  This exciting opportunity has arisen due to ongoing success in winning new and prestigious Water & Flood Risk Management projects in Ireland and Europe.

Role: The Senior Hydrologist will report to the Director and will be the Technical Lead on hydrology projects whilst also leading a Hydrology team.  The successful Hydrologist will work closely with Clients and Design Teams. You will be responsible for the delivery of a significant number of major flood risk management projects, flood relief schemes and other similar civil engineering projects. These projects all have climate change adaptation and resilience as a core.

Reward: This firm offers excellent career development, award winning projects and a fantastic remuneration package. Above all this company is a fantastic place to work. Employees are highly valued and rewarded.


Please call Caroline for a confidential conversation on 086 8055216.



  • Must have a Degree and ideally a Masters in Hydrology or equivalent
  • Must be Chartered
  • The successful Hydrologist must have a minimum of 8 years’ experience working as a Hydrologist, ideally in Ireland or the UK
  • Must have experience on flood risk and water resources projects in the UK or Ireland
  • Technically excellent with in-depth knowledge of relevant standards and regulations.
  • Passion for the environment and sustainability.
  • Must have a proven track record working with clients
  • Capable of working on their own initiative
  • Experienced in project appraisal and authoring technical reports, including
  • Experience in preparing Strategic and Site Specific Flood Risk Assessments
  • Preparing hydrology chapters for EIARs
  • Must have fluent English and excellent communication skills.


Salary & Benefits:

  • Excellent Salary circa €65-75K+ doe + extensive benefits.
  • Annual Bonus
  • Flexible working hours
  • Working from home available
  • Extra holidays
  • Flexible Friday
  • Pension
  • Healthcare
  • Life Assurance
  • Paid membership fees for two professional institutes
  • Transport to work scheme
  • Ongoing CPD
  • Modern offices
  • A wonderful place to work
  • Extensive benefits package available on application


If you are a Hydrologist looking for your next career move, please email your CV or call Caroline Herlihy for a confidential discussion. 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.