MEICA Project Manager

Contact Jack Whelan
  • Salary: €65,000 - €80,000+
  • Location: IrelandMunsterCork
  • Sector: Construction & Civils

Our client, a leader in the Water/Wastewater industry is currently seeking a MEICA Project Manager to join their team in Cork. The client a leading contractor providing innovative and sustainable engineering solutions to design, build, operate and maintain critical water and wastewater infrastructure across Ireland and the UK . This is a permeant role, with opportunity for further progression as the company grows and expands.


  • Work as part of a team in the delivery of one or more projects at any one time
  • Ensure Health, Safety, Environmental & Sustainability standards, policies and procedures are always adhered to on-site.
  • Work closely and collaborate with all key stakeholders including clients, client representatives and third-party agencies.
  • Lead the construction team in all aspects of the MEICA scope of works.
  • Liaise closely and support other engineering disciplines including civil/building engineering and the process teams.
  • Ensure best practice project management techniques are used such as Lean Construction and Last Planner.
  • Report on the monthly performance of your project to the framework manager including performance against programme, budget and HSQE.
  • Lead the team in the procurement of supplies and sub-contracts on time and within budget.
  • Manage cashflow on projects and work with the Contracts Manager/ Commercial Manager to ensure interim payment applications are submitted on-time to the client.
  • Seek to improve the project delivery process by providing lessons learned feedback and innovative solutions for adoption on future projects.
  • Keep appraised of the latest standards and technology through continuous professional development (CPD).


  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience working in a similar role, preferably in the water and wastewater industry.
  • Experienced in MEICA engineering works such as process systems mechanical installation, control panels, electrical installations, commissioning and process proving activities.
  • Minimum of a Level 8 Honours Degree in Civil, Mechanical, Electrical or Environmental Engineering.
  • Good working knowledge of programme management software such as Microsoft Project. Ability to prepare baseline programmes and programme updates.
  • Ability to use own initiative, problem solve and adjust as issues arise during project delivery.
  • Working knowledge of the Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (Construction) Regulations 2013. Holder of a certificate in Managing Safely for Construction Managers preferable.
  • Full Driving License


  • Fully expensed company vehicle
  • 22 days annual leave plus 10 bank holidays.
  • Monday to Friday working week finishing early on Fridays.
  • Competitive base salary with annual salary reviews.
  • Incentivisation benefits.
  • Healthcare and pension after 2 years of service.
  • A company laptop and phone

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