Associate Engineer

Contact James Hickey
  • Salary: €70,000 - €80,000
  • Location: IrelandMunsterCork
  • Sector: Construction & Civils

We’re currently engaged in a search for an Associate Engineer to lead the Water Services Team of an established consulting engineers practice in Cork. It’s an excellent step for those eager to excel in a progressive and inventive Engineering and Environmental Consultancy. In this position, you will assume the responsibility in managing and advancing water services projects for both private and public clients.


  • Oversee and prepare preliminary design reports for a diverse range of projects, encompassing both private and public clients, with a focus on Design and Build (D+B) Contracts.
  • Create detailed tender documents, scope of works, specifications, and pricing documents to facilitate seamless project execution.
  • Provide diligent supervision and contract administration for Water Services projects in the field, ensuring adherence to project timelines and specifications.
  • Lead and manage the Water Services Team, fostering a collaborative and high-performance work environment.
  • Engage with clients to understand project requirements, address concerns, and ensure client satisfaction throughout the project lifecycle.
  • Apply your extensive knowledge and experience in Civil Engineering to a wide variety of Water Services Projects, including network design, pumping stations, wastewater treatment plants (WWTP), rising mains, and fire protection projects.
  • Utilize software tools such as Micro-drainage, Civil 3D, and GIS to enhance project design and analysis.
  • Identify opportunities for process improvement and contribute to the development and implementation of best practices within the Water Services Team.


  • Chartered Engineer with 10+ years of experience in Civil Engineering
  • Chartered Engineer status is a prerequisite
  • Demonstrated experience in a broad spectrum of Water Services Projects
  • Proven leadership skills with the ability to manage and motivate a team
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to interact effectively with clients and project stakeholders


  • Competitive salary
  • Hybrid working model with flexible hours
  • Company Pension Scheme
  • CPD Programme
  • Paid professional memberships

Ref: GJ86


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