Senior Drainage Engineer

Contact Jake Kavanagh
  • Salary: €55,000 - €65,000
  • Location: IrelandLeinsterDublin
  • Sector: Construction & Civils

We are recruiting a Senior Drainage Engineer on behalf of our client, one of Ireland leading Engineering Consultancies for their office in Dublin. The successful candidate will be part of their growing in-house design team delivering civil engineering, drainage and transportation design for various industries.

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  • Work with Civil, Geotechnical and Structural Engineers to deliver infrastructure and renewable energy projects.
  • Flood Risk Assessment and Section 50 applications.
  • Design of surface water drainage systems using SuDS techniques.
  • Hydraulic design of culverts.
  • Consultations with OPW, IFI and other statutory bodies.
  • Input into Environmental Impact Assessments (EIA)
  • Ground movement assessments and damage prediction of structures and infrastructure.
  • Managing and mentoring graduate and design level engineers.
  • Quality assurance including review of reports, drawings, calculations, software outputs.
  • Applying the Principles of Prevention and preparing Design Risk Assessments.


  • Relevant Civil Engineering Degree (Level 9 Masters Degree would be an advantage)
  • 5+ years experience as a civil design engineer
  • Clear communication skills accompanied by values of Teamwork and Leadership. 
  • Proficiency with Software packages such as MicroDrainage and or similar drainage design software would be an advantage. 
  • Knowledge of construction contracts such as GCCC Forms of Contract. 

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