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Hydraulic Design Engineer – Wastewater


  • Salary

    Comprehensive Salary and Benefits Package
  • Education level

    Bachelor's Degree

Our client has an excellent opportunity for a Hydraulic Design Engineer, with 5+ years experience in the wastewater sector, to join their Infrastructure Division. As a Hydraulic Design Engineer, you will be working on a diverse range of wastewater infrastructure projects. The successful candidate will join a dynamic and ambitious team with excellent career prospects and international opportunities.

Duties will include:

  • Assistance with the design and delivery of wastewater schemes at various project stages from feasibility to detailed design. This includes hydraulic modelling (1D-2D) aspects of a project.
  • Assistance in hydraulic modelling like model build (1D-2D), model verification, evaluation, feasibility, optioneering and outline design of solutions.
  • Ensure thorough knowledge and understanding of project deliverables and contractual requirements.
  • Report to and communicate with the Project Manager throughout project execution and take ownership of delegated tasks and duties.
  • Support the Project Manager in the management and monitoring of project delivery within defined budget and programme requirements.
  • Preparation of designs, technical specifications and contract documents.
  • Report writing.

Key Skills:

  • Experience in the design and delivery of wastewater schemes.
  • Experience in Urban Drainage Modelling Sewer / Storm network modelling / Design or Flood modelling.
  • Experience in doing storm/sewer modelling using software Infoworks / Microdrainage.
  • Knowledge of safety and health regulations with regard to the design process.
  • Demonstrable ability to work as a member of a team reporting to senior staff.
  • Ability to work within a team environment and under own initiative to achieve project goals.
  • Ability to communicate effectively.
  • Member of, or eligible to join, Engineers Ireland.
  • An excellent written and verbal communicator in English.
  • Attention to detail and the ability to comply with Quality Assurance Management Systems is essential.
  • Enthusiastic, hardworking and flexible.
  • Chartered Engineer, desirable.