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Design Engineer - Roads
Cork (Ireland)

JOB TITLE: Design Engineer
REF NO: J5317
JOB TYPE: Permanent

About the Role
We are currently seeking a Design Engineer to join our Roads team based in Cork. You will undertake design tasks ranging from major highway projects, intersection and junction upgrades through to access roads. You will provide input to, tenders and proposals for both external and internal clients. Project delivery varies between design-only and design & build models.

About Us
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.

About You
The successful candidate will have a demonstrated background in the design process, co-ordination of work with other design disciplines and the efficient management and delivery of projects within budget, programme and quality constraints.
Qualifications & Requirements:
• Third Level Degree in Civil Engineering or similar discipline.
• Minimum 5 years’ experience in a similar role
• Experience documenting detailed design of civil projects, ensuring a cohesive, consistent and accurate set of design drawings.
• Experience designing roads and highways.
• Alignments and section design using MX (Openroads), Civil 3D.
• Experience in drainage, general civil works and earthworks design: and
• Design delivery.
• Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal), team working skills and analytical skills

What we can offer
You will be offered a dynamic and stimulating career with an attractive reward package along with a great team environment. In addition, we offer flexible working hours and deliver a comprehensive training and development programme for all professional levels to expand your skillset within the Transportation division.
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

Applications will be accepted via the following link only:

(Registration needed) including the relevant Ref. Number (J5317)

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 do not require assistance from Agencies at this time

RPS is an equal opportunity employer.