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Design Engineer -Enniskillen

Location Enniskillen
Job type Temporary
Salary £32328 - £33459 per annum
Published about 2 months ago
Start date ASAP
Contact Coleen O'Hara
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Job description

Job Title: Engineer, Design

Location: Enniskillen

Length: 12 Months

The Client: Waterways Ireland

The Role:

Civil and Structural design

  • Assist with and undertake studies and evaluations of possible projects and drawing up associated reports.
  • Assist with the survey and design of projects to the appropriate legal and professional standards.
  • Assist with the preparation of final design, drawings and contract documents.
  • Supervise site works.
  • Work as a member of the design team to bring forward the capital works projects to programme and budget.
  • Assist with the management and monitoring of projects within budget, helping to ensure they meet deadlines and pre-determined quality standards.

Dealing with Environmental Issues

  • Liaise with environmental bodies to ensure that environmental requirements are agreed.
  • Take account of environmental legislation, directives and issues in the design of projects.

Health and Safety

  • Possess an awareness of the health, safety and welfare legislation relevant to construction works.

Hours of work: 37 Hours per week (Hybrid Working: 2 days in HQ or on site, 3 days working from home)


Candidates must be able to demonstrate that they meet the eligibility, essential and desirable criteria in their application form.

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must possess

  • A degree in Civil or Structural Engineering which qualifies for full chartered membership of the Institution of Civil Engineers or Engineers Ireland and
  • A minimum of one year post qualification Engineering experience and
  • A valid Driving licence and access to a form of transport which will permit travel throughout Ireland.

Essential Criteria

  • Possess knowledge and understanding of the issues involved in the field of Civil/Structural engineering.
  • Possess knowledge and understanding of the issues associated with construction in a water-based environment.
  • Possess knowledge and understanding of the construction procurement process through design tendering and construction.
  • Possess knowledge and understanding of health, safety and welfare issues associated with the design, construction and life of projects in a water-based environment.
  • Possess the ability to plan and organise himself / herself and others to deliver projects within budget and to required time scales
  • Be computer literate and possess competence in the use of 'Microsoft Office' and 'Autocad' and IT based surveying equipment.
  • Possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Possess good problem-solving skills.

Desirable Criteria

  • Possess a minimum of 1 year design office experience.
  • Possess an understanding of the environmental issues involved in the development of waterways.

In Return:

  • Rate of pay: £ £32,328 - £33,459

Successful candidates may need to apply for an Access NI Certificate with Staffline regardless if you already have a valid certificate. It will be a cost of between £18 - £33 depending on clearance level.

If you are interested and available for this position, please upload your CV to the link or contact Coleen O'Hara -

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