Development Engineer - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee


Ireland - , Cork

Job Summary

The successful candidate should have experience in supporting the delivery of innovative and cost effective solutions to development engineering projects. The role available will provide a range of challenging, dynamic and high-profile projects. Typical duties will include design and development of storm and foul drainage networks for housing, industrial and commercial applications. The use of industry standard software models including Microdrainage; knowledge of Flood risk assessments; drafting of design drawings (including where applicable 3D applications); report writing; site inspections; supervision of CAD Technicians to produce detail design drawings in an efficient manner ; management of project-related correspondence; providing support on project information concerning costs and programme.

The successful candidate should be an excellent communicator and able to work closely with private and public sector clients as well as multi-disciplinary teams in a fast paced environment. The role would ideally suit a self-motivated individual looking to advance their career in a dynamic team.

Minimum Requirements

  • Relevant work experience in a design role with specific design experience in some/all of the following:

  • Sustainable Urban Drainage Systems

  • Storm and foul gravity collection networks.

  • Storm and foul rising pumping stations and rising mains.

  • Water main distribution pipelines.

  • Attenuation and flow control elements.

  • Package wastewater treatment systems.

  • Section 50 applications and Flood Risk Assessments.

  • Familiar with Road and Pavement design including working knowledge of DMRB and DMURS.

  • Site suitability assessments and drainage planning requirements.

  • Excellent written communication skills, with the ability to integrate into the existing engineering team.

  • Knowledge of drainage design software such as WinDes (Microdrainage).

  • Experience in the preparation of Public Works Contracts and familiarity with the Capital Works Management Framework is desirable.

  • Knowledge of AutoCAD, AutoCAD Civil 3d, Revit or similar drafting and BIM packages.

  • Familiarity with and adherence to Engineers Ireland’s Code of Ethics and working towards obtaining the title of Chartered Engineer of Engineers Ireland.

  • Full Clean driving license.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Candidates should have the following experience and qualifications; Hold a Level 8 degree in Civil Engineering. Master’s Degree (level 9) is preferred but not essential.

Your benefits will include:

Helping our employees achieve a healthy work-life balance is important to us. If you join AECOM, as well as receiving a competitive salary, you’ll also be able to explore flexible working arrangements through our FREEDOM TO GROW

  • way of working. Core benefits include 25 days’ annual leave, company pension scheme, private medical insurance, life assurance and one paid annual professional institution membership fee. You can also choose from a wide range of flexible benefits to suit your lifestyle.

You’ll also be able to give back to communities with up to two paid CSR days each year. Through our charity, The AECOM Foundation, you can volunteer to support children in developing countries. And if you’re a member of the Reserve Forces you’ll receive an additional 15 days paid leave for training commitments.

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering - Civil

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Ireland

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 246097BR

Virtual: No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.