Civil Engineer

Civil Engineer


Our Client multinational surveying and construction company is looking for an experienced Civil Engineer. Candidates with Deep Excavation or Utilities an advantage. The position will be split 50/50 between the office and on site. They are looking for a self-starter who works on their own initiative, has excellent communication skills, a commercial mindset, a high degree of computer literacy and extensive knowledge in civil engineering software packages.

We foresee the candidate for this role being a progressive forward-thinking personality and would have a high degree of client facing skills, ability to develop a client base and an ability to budget affectively.


Ideally the candidate shall have:

  • A Level 8 degree in Civil Engineering
  • 4-7 years’ experience in civil engineering utility design/construction (ideally both)
  • Extensive knowledge of utility design guidelines
  • An understanding of site investigation, drainage CCTV and utility survey methodologies
  • An understanding of procurement rules in Ireland
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills to develop a good rapport with clients
  • Negotiating, supervisory and leadership skills
  • Ability to work to deadlines and within budgets
  • Ability to maintain an overview of entire projects while continuing to attend to detailed technicalities
  • Ability to think methodically and experience in managing projects


For more information feel free to call Chris on 0872348835/0949029944 or send your cv to

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.