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Drainage Design Engineer - Roads
Galway (Ireland)

JOB TITLE: Drainage Design Engineer - Roads

REF NO: J5057

REPORT TO: Technical Director


JOB TYPE: Permanent

About the Role

RPS is seeking applications for a highly creative Drainage Design Engineer with experience on Highways and roads projects. The successful candidate will ideally be based in our Galway Office or flexibility will be considered for the role to be based in UK if required. You will be responsible for designing and delivering cost effective technically sound drainage design solutions for a variety of infrastructure projects such as roads and highways for Transportation projects.

Qualifications and Requirements

• A minimum of 2 years + relevant experience and sector knowledge
• A Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering or related discipline
• Chartership desirable or nearing chartered status
• Membership of a professional body such as Engineers Ireland, Institute of Civil Engineers or similar
• Experience in designing surface water drainage systems for road projects
• Experience in storm catchment assessment and analysis, hydrology / flood risk assessments, hydraulic analysis and design of storm water drainage systems (all stages) desirable
• Proficiency and experience in Windes / Microdrainage, StormCAD, Infoworks and HEC-RAS desirable

Key Skills/Attributes:
• Comfortable working in a multi-disciplinary team in the transportation infrastructure
• Providing a high-quality service to our Clients in the Public and Private Sectors
• Strong technical ability
• Excellent written and verbal communication
• Capacity to self-motivate

What we can offer
In return, you will be offered a competitive salary, an attractive package along with working in a great diverse team environment. In addition, we offer flexible working hours and deliver a comprehensive training and development programme for all professional levels to further expand your skill set within the transport division.

About RPS
RPS are a recognised leader in multidisciplinary engineering, environmental, project communications and project management consultancy. Internationally, we have over 5,500 people developing pioneering and innovative ideas on strategic, sustainable policies and projects. In Ireland, we employ 600 of the talented, high-performing professionals in the industry. RPS transport specialists have a long-established record of successfully delivering transport and infrastructure solutions in connection with both new and existing developments.

If you would like to join a company that focuses on creativity in design and solutions and is passionate about the service it provides, join RPS.

Applications will be accepted via the following link only:
(Registration needed) including the relevant Ref. Number J5057

Closing Date: TBC

We do not require the assistance of Agencies at this time

Note: As with all positions, due to the dynamic nature of RPS’s business, key responsibilities will evolve and change over time.

RPS is an equal opportunity employer.