Project Engineer – Galway

Based out of our Galway head office with regular travel, operating within the water team on DB and DBO contracts nationwide, we are seeking to recruit a project engineer. We would require the candidate to manage Civil/MEICA works elements to meet project requirements on time and within its budget.
Strong technical and organisational skills are essential for this role. The candidate will have a proven track record as a project engineer, coupled with a strong commercial acumen and design knowledge. They will demonstrate integrity, a hard working ethic and be target focused, whilst embracing the challenges and changes within the Industry.

Responsibilities:
Leading and taking full responsibility for the delivery for designated elements relating to projects, including design and installation of civil, mechanical, electrical and ICA elements relating to water and wastewater treatment
Assisting the office based design team with detailed design of multiple projects
Surveying existing infrastructure and working closely with design engineers to technical and commercial proposals
Overseeing day to day project activities
Planning for site shutdowns and major tie in works
Participating in regular client project related meetings
Assisting in site setup for construction activities
Assisting the management in defining the scope descriptions and work packages
Issuing RFQ’s to vendors and subcontractors making recommendations based on cost benefit analysis and other measures.
Monitoring and controlling site activities related to project installations
Leading the start-up and commissioning of process systems
Supporting the qualification process for upgrades or newly installed treatment systems
Handover of works to internal or external operations personnel.
Implementation of health, safety, quality and environmental procedures and client defined standards across all contracts. (PSDP and PSCS)
Consistently deliver on each project to achieve company objectives for project financial performance and all aspects of overall project delivery (quality control, risk management, and profitability)

Desirable Experience and Qualifications:
Degree in Civil, Environmental, Mechanical Engineering or related discipline
4+ years water and wastewater industry contracting experience including site supervision and design.
Comprehensive knowledge of water and wastewater design and operational processes
Contract knowledge (FIDIC, NEC, Public Works) an advantage
Successful track record in the delivery of complex contracts
Ability to communicate well with clients, subcontractors and in-house staff
Computer literate and familiar with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Project) and CAD software applications
Estimating experience an advantage
This is an excellent opportunity for experienced Water and Wastewater Project Engineer looking for the next step in their career.

Your Recruitment Consultant is Aileen O'Boyle

Aileen O'Boyle
Aileen currently heads up our busy construction division and has a proven track record in providing client and candidate satisfaction.She has a large volume of experience in the recruitment industry, including managing recruitment teams in agencies throughout the region..