Structural Design Engineer (Consultancy)

Contact Cian Kavanagh
  • Salary: €45,000 - €55,000
  • Location: GalwayIrelandConnacht
  • Sector: Civils & Utilities

Our Client, a leading Irish Engineering Consultancy, is currently on the lookout for a Senior Structural Engineer for their Galway Office. With offices in Dublin, Galway and Castlebar our client has a large portfolio of work in Ireland across several industries.

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A comprehensive remuneration package is on offer for the successful candidate which includes a competitive salary in line with experience, company pension, Hybrid working option and a defined career path for development in one of the largest indigenous consultancies in Ireland.

Key Requirements

  • You will hold a minimum Level 8 qualification in Structural Engineering or equivalent
  • 0 to 5 years relevant work experience.
  • An in-depth understanding of structural behaviour and engineering from first principles.
  • Preferably Design Experience on building projects (residential, mixed-use developments, industrial and commercial) in the public & private sector to Eurocodes.
  • Self-motivation and a willingness to learn, adapt and excel.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office packages such as Office, Excel and Word.
  • Must have an understanding of AutoCAD, Civil 3D, Revit and Navisworks.
  • Must be proficient in the use of design software such as Tekla Structural Designer, Autodesk Robot, CADS suite of software among others.
  • Excellent verbal and written (English) communication skills
  • Preferably driver’s licence and own transport


As a member of the Building & Infrastructure Team you will be required to undertake the following duties:

  • You will be working as part of a project team to carry out designs in accordance with company procedures. You will report directly to the Project Engineer or other senior members of staff.
  • Preparation and Review of preliminary designs and reports using a variety of computer packages and subsequent preparation of detailed design drawings and specifications.
  • Management Systems dictate.
  • Being aware of commercial matters including agreed fees/scope of work/programmes.
  • Attending design team meetings and liaising with clients and other members of the design team.
  • Preparation of contract specifications and drawings.
  • Carrying out site inspections.
  • Implementing the company’s ISO policies and procedures
  • Assist in the Preparation of tenders

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