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Project Engineers, Buildings and Structures
Galway (Ireland)


JOB TITLE: Project Engineers, Buildings and Structures
REF NO: J4505
REPORT TO: Director, Building and Structures
LOCATION: Galway
JOB TYPE: Permanent

We are currently recruiting Project Engineers who will contribute key members of the Buildings and Structures Team, in Galway.

RPS Building & Structures sector provides project management and technical excellence in design, appraisal and construction of residential, commercial, industrial, healthcare and educational buildings for public and private Clients in Ireland and overseas.

Candidate Requirements:
• A Degree in Civil/Structural Engineering as a minimum; a Masters qualification is advantageous
• Minimum of 4 years’ relevant experience in the structural design of buildings
• Chartered (or near chartered status)
• Knowledge and experience in using Eurocodes
• Excellent analytical and numerical skills
• Strong verbal and written communication skills with fluent/proficient spoken and written English
• A high level of attention to detail
• Technical proficiency and experience of structural analysis & modelling packages including Robot, Lusas, Tedds, Masterseries etc.
• Strong interpersonal, social skills with the ability to manage other members of the design team
• A proactive approach with an ability to adapt to changing scenarios

Key Responsibilities:
• Structural design of buildings
• Engage with Clients and Design Teams for project delivery
• Manage design output to meet specified quality and agreed timelines and costs
• Assist in procurement of new work in the Residential / Commercial / Industrial sector
• Monitor and report on construction
• Ensure full compliance with RPS procedures and quality systems

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
• Track record of working on projects in a collaborative Level 2 BIM environment
• Previous experience of working with multi-disciplinary teams including architects, surveyors and contractors
• Design experience in liquid retaining structures
• Knowledge of Building Regulations, TGD’s, Building Control (Amendment) Regulations and Health & Safety (Construction) Regulations
• Contract Document knowledge and experience of the Irish and/or UK markets
• Experience in structural surveying and assessments
• Project management experience on building design projects
• Ability to builds effective relationships
• Possess a willingness to learn and develop new skills

If you would like to join a company that will challenge you to be creative in design and solutions and is passionate about the service it provides, join RPS.
In return, you will be offered a dynamic and rewarding career with an attractive reward package along with a great team environment. In addition, we deliver a comprehensive training and development programme for all professional levels.

At RPS, we are a recognised leader in multidisciplinary engineering, environmental, project communications and project management consultancy.
Internationally, we have over 5,000 people developing pioneering, revolutionary ideas on strategic, sustainable policies and projects. In Ireland, we employ 600 of the most talented, high-performing professionals in the industry.

Closing Date: 28th February 2018

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.

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