Civil Engineer (Infrastructure)

Job Description

Job Summary

We are seeking a Civil Engineer to join our busy Infrastructure Team to be based our Galway office. The candidate should be self motivated, enthusiastic, hardworking, flexible, willing to take responsibility and comfortable working as part of team. The role will include design services, preparation of contract documentation, site based supervision of construction activities and management of projects for private and public clients. Chartered or near-chartered engineer required with 4 years civil design experience.

Desirable skills/attributes

• Educated to degree level (level 9 preferred) with a preferred minimum of 4 years relevant experience.

• Chartered or working towards Chartership.

• Computer literate and able to work effectively work with the basic Microsoft suite of programmes, MS Project, AutoCAD, etc

• Experience within the site development sector including a detailed knowledge drainage design, pavement design and general civil works design including earthworks.

• Experience in the development of housing, industrial and commercial schemes in Ireland from statutory planning through to detailed design and construction

• General utility design including water

• Full driving licence

Personal Qualities

Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills

Flexible approach with ability to be able to multi-task and prioritise when necessary.

Positive outlook and approachable manner

Well motivated, able to work as part of a team or alone when required

Education Requirement:

Level 9 Engineering Degree and preferably chartered


Between 4 & 6 years (Design Consultancy)

Type of Position:

Permanent full-time position

For further information contact Chris on 087 234 8835 or send CV to

Job Type: Full-time

Your Recruitment Consultant is Chris Gavaghan

Chris Gavaghan
Chris recently joined the Arcon Recruitment team as a resourcer for the very busy construction division. A native of Swinford, Chris has recently returned from a number of years spent in Dublin. He has vast experience in a variety of industries including Hospitality and Construction. Chris has a strong background in recruitment and worked with a number of high profile Irish and multinational companies on large recruitment projects. Chris is currently tasked with sourcing top level construction candidates and highlighting opportunities that Arcon have with our clients in the construction industry.