Design Engineer (Water/Waste Water)

Job Description

Job summary and desirable skills / attributes

Design Engineer to join the Water Engineering Section in our Galway office. Candidate will be required to assist in the design, supervision and monitoring of water and waste water projects.

• Experience in Client facing roles

• Good Communicator

• Experience in delivery of Water and Wastewater delivery and collection networks and associated ancillary plant such as pumping stations.

• Proficient in MS Office Suite

• Working knowledge of Civil 3D and AutoCAD

• Enthusiastic, hardworking and flexible

• Willing to take responsibility

• Ability to work within a team environment and under own initiative to achieve project goals.

• An excellent written and verbal communicator in English

Duties will include:

• Candidate will be required to assist in the planning, design, supervision and monitoring of water and wastewater projects.

• Watermain and sewerage trunk main replacement and rehabilitation design

• Pumping station design

• Preparation of project reports (Progress, Financial, Planning, Tender, Construction Stage)

• Communication with internal and external parties

• Preparation of design drawings and review of drawings prepared by others

• Report writing

• Review of Contractor and Design Team proposals Preference will be given to those whose qualification is suitable to attain the title of Chartered Engineer with Engineers Ireland.

Education Requirement:

Third Level Qualification (Level 8 or higher)

Type of Position:

Permanent full-time position


3-5 years experience

For further information contact Chris on 087 234 8835 or email 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.