Civil/Structural Design Engineer


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Location Tralee
Salary Negotiable
Role Type Permanent
Contact Cliona Lawton

Civil/Structural Design Engineer

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Job ID: JOB-13083

Civil/Structural Design Engineer

As part of the growing Engineering Team for a leading utility infrastructure consultancy and construction  company, we are seeking a Civil/Structural Design Engineer to join the team and work on engineering design works associated with a number of transmission and distribution grid connection projects.

The successful candidate will be based in either the Tralee, Cork or Dublin offices, though travel to and from site on occasion will also be required.

Building on its vast experience and having a highly-qualified & skilled workforce has made it possible for the company to expand its portfolio, working on comprehensive contracts involving the securing of planning permission, design, construction, refurbishment, and maintenance of renewable solar and wind farm network connections to the national grid.

Through this company you will play a leading role in promoting the development of national utility infrastructure and thus providing safe, reliable, and sustainable networks for future generations.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Working under direction of Senior Design engineer.
  • Assisting with designing steelworks and reinforced concrete.
  • Foundation design.
  • Structural design to Eurocode Standards.
  • Preparation of material specifications.
  • Preparation of calculations and drawings.
  • On-site quality auditing and recording as-built information.
  • Temporary works design.
  • Processing of survey and site investigation information.
  • Drawing preparation & detailing – AutoCAD.
  • Occasional travel to and from work sites.


Key Requirements & Experience:

  • Minimum Degree qualified – Civil/Structural Engineering (NFQ Level 8).
  • Relevant industry experience though not essential, would be an advantage.
  • Strong technical and design ability essential.
  • Strong IT skills required. Knowledge of AutoCAD would be an advantage, but training will be provided where necessary.
  • Excellent team worker with effective communication and interpersonal skills.
  • A flexible approach to work & full drivers licence will be required.
  • Formal report writing and professional presentation of work essential.


What we offer:

  • Salary commensurate with experience.
  • 22 days annual leave.
  • Emphasis on career development.
  • Voluntary Pension available on completion of probation.
  • Sick pay after completion of probation.
  • Employee membership for our LAYA EAP Programme – 24/7 Mental Well-being Support & Employee Assistance Programme.
  • Employee Healthcare Discount.
  • Employee Referral Scheme.



For further information on this role in Tralee or Cork please contact Cliona Lawton on  or 086-8168298

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Cliona Lawton


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Civil/Structural Design Engineer

Cliona Lawton

Role Type Permanent
Contact Cliona Lawton
mobile +086 8168298
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