Design Engineer (Flood Management)

Contact Cian Kavanagh
  • Salary: 35,000 - 45,000
  • Location: IrelandConnachtMayo
  • Sector: Civils & Utilities

Our Client, a multidisciplinary engineering consultancy has an exciting role open for a Design Engineer to join the Flood Management & Protection Team at their Galway, Dublin, Limerick or Castlebar office (location flexible).

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Role & Responsibilities

As a member of the Civil | Design Build | Water Team, the Design Engineer will be required to undertake the following duties:

  • Provision of hydraulic modelling input to projects (primarily related to flood risk management and drainage design projects)
  • Preparation of preliminary designs and reports (primarily related to flood risk management and drainage designs)
  • Technical report writing
  • Contribute to the project team on a day to day basis
  • Support technical development of others in the team
  • Direct communication and meetings with Clients


Key Requirements

  • Candidates will hold a minimum Level 8 qualification in Civil Engineering, Geography, GIS, Science related subject or equivalent
  • A minimum of 3 years’ relevant work experience
  • Sound understanding of hydrological processes and analysis techniques
  • Experience in flood modelling software (Flood Modeller, or HEC RAS 1D/2D) advantageous
  • Knowledge of Geographic Information Systems such as QGIS, MapInfo or ArcGIS is advantageous but not essential.
  • Strong report writing/ability
  • Design Experience on water and civil projects
  • Ability to achieve tight deadlines working as part of a team
  • Good client liaison skills
  • Full Clean Driving Licence
  • Excellent verbal and written (English) communication skills

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