Design Engineer – Civils

UPDATE - JUNE 2023 - This position is no longer available

Position: Design Engineer – Civils

GMC Utilities Group

GMC Utilities Group are seeking applicants for a Design Engineer to join our team.


This is a permanent position in our Design Team working on projects for clients which include Irish Water and Power Projects


Duties/Responsibilities/Experience (Not all below required for candidates) 

  • Responsible for running numerous projects within urban and rural environments, with particular attention to urban environments 
  • Experience with UK, US, Aus or Irish Water Standards (Potable & Foul) or Power Utility Standards.
  • Experience with MEICA (Mech & Elec) , HDD and non-invasive methodologies 
  • Experience with structures, buildings and general civils, associated with the Water or Power Industry i.e Steel framed buildings, or RC structures. 
  • Commercially aware of Design costs and reporting to Commercial Department. Experience with detailing cost to complete values, and claims narratives on a Design basis. 
  • Liaising and corresponding with Client and Client Representative to continue with delivery of projects, and building of relationships.
  • Design and Construct Experience with extensive knowledge of review of drawings with a high level of detail, for Value Engineering or Efficient Design 
  • Study design briefs and prepare proposed design packs from Concept to Detailed designs, with Input into Environmental, Archaeology and other associated aspects , as well as manage subcontracted and direct design resources. 
  • Ability to produce low level programmes that are in line with contract requirements, which can be developed by Planning/Programming Teams 
  • Good leadership skills and communication with multiple levels of staff, departments, Clients, Suppliers and Subcontractors.
  • Ability to meet tight deadlines, and work on initiative to deliver a packages within required timeframes  

The Package:

  • Salary: Competitive Salary depending on experience
  • Pension following the completion of the probation period
  • On site parking
  • Annual Bonus subject to team and individual performance

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