Senior Roads/ Transportation Engineer

Contact Zoe Hamilton
  • Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
  • Location: Dublin
  • Sector: Construction & Civils

We are currently looking for a Senior Roads Engineer for our client, who are an Irish multidisciplinary engineering consultancy with a global presence,.

This role is based within their Highways, Transportation & Active Travel Engineering Team. This role is a great opportunity for a senior engineer to join their team and continue their professional development across a wide variety of project types with considerable potential for future opportunities within the company.

Examples range from civil infrastructure projects including highways and cycle schemes to multidisciplinary engineering projects such as residential, commercial, healthcare and mixed use developments.

The role will primarily involve working with their Dublin based team but can facilitate a hybrid working system which does not require the candidate to be based in Dublin full time.


Key aspects of the role will include a combination of the following:

  • Engineering, management and provision of engineering expertise involving a vast range of multi-disciplinary and civil engineering projects of varying scales and complexity within Ireland and the UK;
  • Facing and focused, the role will involve leading and attending internal and external project design reviews, workshops and progress meetings; and supervise alignment design and modelling using a variety of software including Civil 3D and Site 3D with integration to BIM;
  • To get involved in contract and tender preparation and management including preparation of contract documents, works specifications, bills of quantities etc.
  • To oversee the delivery of transport engineering services including traffic modelling, transport assessments etc.;
  • Report writing.
  • Checking and design reviews.
  • For line management, mentoring and development of junior staff.
  • A key part of our Civil Engineering Team Senior Management, involved in decision making, strategizing, procurement etc.


The successful candidate must be able to demonstrate the following criteria:

  • Hold a degree in Civil Engineering or appropriate equivalent;
  • Be a Chartered Engineer (Engineers Ireland or recognised equivalent) or in the process of becoming Chartered;
  • 8+ years post graduate relevant experience in the areas of highways, transportation and/or active travel engineering;
  • Be proficient and able to demonstrate clear and successful project management skills and technical competence;
  • Experience dealing directly with clients and/or project stakeholders and forging effective relationships in a professional / customer focused manner;
  • A ‘can do’ attitude.


  • Competitive salary and bonus.
  • Pension scheme.
  • Life Insurance (Death in Service).
  • Hybrid Working.
  • Flexible Hours.
  • Educational Assistance Scheme.
  • Wellness Programme.
  • Professional Fees.


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