Senior Structural Engineer – Water Retaining Structures:


*Excellent opportunity to join a leading consultancy*


  • Senior Structural Engineer required to join a dynamic, multidisciplinary team in Galway.
  • This is an exciting opportunity for a Senior Structural Engineer to work on challenging Water Retaining Structures.
  • You will work largely on design/build contracts as the designer to contractors.
  • You will be offered a clear career path with fantastic career advancement.
  • Excellent work life balance and an opportunity to work on challenging projects.
  • You will have flexibility to develop as a team in a fantastic working environment.
  • High value placed on cost effective, innovative design solutions.
  • Potential for winning water services projects in UK

Please call Caroline Herlihy on 086 8055216 for a confidential conversation.



  • Degree in civil or structural engineering or equivalent
  • Be Chartered with Engineers Ireland and ideally also be IStructE
  • Minimum 10 years post graduate experience in the design of water retaining structures
  • Familiarity with EU standards and regulations.
  • Needs knowledge of contracts FIDIC, GCCC, NEC etc.



  • Basic Salary circa €65-75k+ commensurate with experience
  • Full benefits package negotiable but main benefits as follows;
  • Hours 9 – 17:30 (flexitime – core hours 10 – 4)
  • Mileage at civil service rates & expenses
  • Paid Institute Membership
  • 25 days leave
  • Free parking
  • Flexitime
  • Pension
  • Travel to work scheme
  • Death in Service Benefit
  • Accredited CPD programme


If you are a Civil / 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 with 20 years’ experience working in the recruitment of engineering professionals within Ireland.