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Dam Supervising Engineer
Dublin (Ireland)

JOB TITLE: Dam Supervising Engineer
CONTRACT STATUS: Specific Purpose (Likely duration 24 Months)

RPS is seeking highly motivated Dam Supervising Engineer to join our water services team for a secondment role in the Dublin region. The successful candidate will support the Operations team in the development of an inspection and monitoring regime for the Dams.

Minimum requirements for role:
• Relevant third degree level qualification preferably in Engineering, or equivalent.
• Minimum 7 years post qualification experience in civil engineering infrastructure. With specific experience on dams or similar water retaining structures.
• Experience in reviewing asset data and developing appropriate solutions.
• Strong knowledge of operation and maintenance in the water services sector.

Desirable skills for the role:
• Understanding of the impact of opex from capex.
• Experience in reviewing asset data and developing appropriate solutions.
• Experience in pricing proposed designs for previous business plans / regulatory submissions.
• Ability to:
• Prioritise tasks, work with schedules and manage resources while remaining focused on team goals.
• Secure and compare information from multiple sources to identify issues; committing to an action after weighing alternative solutions against decision criteria.
• Set high standards, by encouraging others to assume responsibility and accountability for tasks.
• Manage issues within the team and act as a point of escalation.
• Excellent excel skills.

At RPS, we are a recognised leader in multidisciplinary engineering, environmental, project communications and project management consultancy. We are 5,600 professional consultants and service providers with deep expertise in things that matter. We define, design and manage projects in the property, energy, transport, water, defence and security and resources sectors across 125 countries. In Ireland, we employ 600 of the most talented, high-performing professionals in the industry.

RPS do not require assistance from Agencies at this time

Applications will be accepted via the following link only:

(Registration needed) including the relevant Ref. Number J

Closing Date:

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.