Design Engineer

Location Limerick
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Brian Doyle

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Job ref: 32502
Published: about 2 months ago

Elite Talent Hub LTD is a specialist in permanent staffing solutions for clients nationwide.

Our client is a leading engineering consultancy with a strong reputation for delivering high-quality engineering solutions. They are currently seeking a dedicated and experienced Design Engineer for our clients Galway or Limerick office.

The position of Design Engineer in our clients Galway or Limerick office requires a minimum Level 8 Honours Degree qualification in Civil/Structural Engineering (or equivalent qualification appropriate to the tasks assigned) and in general, the title may apply to staff that have between 2 and 6 years of experience depending on the knowledge and skills gained throughout their career to date.


Your responsibilities:

  • Where directed by the Project Manager, liaise with Clients to deliver the required designs.
  • Review documents and designs prepared by Graduate Engineers.
  • Preparation and review of preliminary designs and reports using a variety of
  • computer packages and subsequent preparation of detailed design drawings and specifications.
  • Procurement of Site Investigation, Building and Civil Engineering Contracts.
  • Assisting our clients Project Managers in the preparation of tender documents and tender assessments.
  • Administration of the construction contracts to ensure that design requirements, project schedules and project budget are achieved.
  • Take instruction from Line Manager (and where appropriate the relevant Project Manager and senior members of the project teams).


Skills Required:

  • Excellent written and verbal (English) communication and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Proficient in the use of AutoCAD 2D and an aptitude to develop their skills in the use of AutoCAD 3D and Building Information Modelling (such as AutoDesk REVIT).
  • Capability to develop skills in the use of other software packages such as MicroDrainage Microsoft Access and GIS software packages such as ArcGIS and MapInfo.
  • Working knowledge of construction contracts such as the PWMF Forms of Contract.
  • Working knowledge of relevant software packages such as Microsoft Project, MicroDrainage, and other similar packages needed to fulfil their day to day tasks.



  • Flexible Working Hours
  • Remote Hybrid Working & Temporary Working Abroad
  • Pension
  • Continuing Professional Development