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Senior Gas Engineer
Dublin (Ireland)

JOB TITLE: Senior Gas Engineer
REF. NO: J5163
LOCATION: Kylemore Road, Co. Dublin
JOB TYPE: Permanent

We are looking for an experienced Gas Engineer to become a senior member of our gas projects team within the Energy and Gas Team of the company. As the successful candidate, you will be very familiar with the gas network in Ireland, and will have extensive experience in transmission and distribution design. The role will involve taking on a lead role in gas design and assisting in the ongoing training and development of other team members.

At RPS, you will be offered a dynamic and rewarding career offering variety, with an opportunity to work on interesting projects in the gas and wider energy sectors. You will be joining a recognised leader in the delivery of consultancy services in Ireland and across the globe.
We pride ourselves on delivering a first class quality service to our Clients, based on recruiting, developing and rewarding the best professionals in the business.

We also offer a comprehensive and structured, professional training and development programme.

You will require:

· Level 8 degree in Engineering
· Minimum of 8 years’ relevant post graduate experience
· Chartered Engineer status or equivalent
· Significant experience in client interfaces and contract management
· Project management experience
· Previous responsibility for the technical and commercial management of projects
· Experience in the design of gas infrastructure including distribution and transmission
· Familiar with current Irish, IGEM and EU Gas Standards
· Experience with IGEM/SR/25 and ATEX Regulations is essential
· Experience on previous Gas Network Ireland projects is an advantage
· Ability to recognise and respond to the changing needs of the industry
· Hold a clean driving licence

About Your Role

You will be required to manage and support teams in the delivery of a variety of gas / energy projects and provide clients with a professional, proactive and efficient service.
The role will involve the following:

· Report to Director Energy & Gas
· Direct Engineers and Technicians in the production of design reports and construction packs
· Contribution to the delivery of gas projects at all levels including:
o Surveys of existing gas infrastructure installations
o Liaison with third parties
o Development of enduring design solutions in accordance with relevant standards and client requirements
o Assessment of design hazards in the context of the Health & Safety (Construction) Regulations
o Producing/reviewing design calculations, drawings, costs estimates
o Providing technical input and advice to clients in relation to gas infrastructure
o Progress reporting
· Client liaison including presentation of design reports for review and discussion
· Further develop and broaden existing design competences within the gas projects team

What we can offer
In return, you will be offered a competitive salary, an attractive package along with 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 skillset.
If you would like to join a company that will challenge you to be creative in design and solutions, join RPS.

Applications will be accepted via the following link only:
(Registration needed) including the relevant Ref: J5163

RPS do not require the assistance of Agencies at this time.

Closing Date: TBC

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.