AECOM Resident Engineer in Dublin, Ireland

Ireland - Dublin, Dublin

Job Summary

AECOM are recruiting for

Resident Engineers at various levels from Assistant through to Senior to join our nearly 600 professionals in Ireland. Our local teams support projects with major utilities including Irish Water, Northern Ireland Water, Scottish Water and Manx Utilities, various local authorities and other government agencies

AECOM have been appointed by Irish Water to support the delivery of their major €4.8Bn Capital Investment Programme by 2021(CIP2021). Projects in CIP2021 include the construction and upgrade of water and wastewater treatment plants, water and sewerage networks and reservoir and dam infrastructure as such we are looking to expand our team of Resident Engineers and are looking for individuals who will have the ability to work independently or as part of a team and confidently communicate on site activities.

You will have a keen interest in assuring the highest quality workmanship, safe workplaces and timely administration of contracts in accordance with requirements. You will be at the forefront for delivery of a major national water infrastructure programme.

Main duties will include

Monitoring the construction of the works

Liaison with local authority and Irish Water Project Manager

Liaison with the office based engineering teams

Stakeholder and project communications management on site. This will involve liaison with local residents, businesses and the general public.

Regularly review and update standard documentation including the Contract risk register and Project activity schedule and activity cost forecast

Maintain site diary with contemporaneous records of site activities

Prepare monthly reports in accordance Irish Water requirements.

The Resident Engineering Staff shall monitor the Contractor for compliance with the Safety Health & Welfare at Work (Construction) Regulations 2013 and in doing so utilise any associated Irish Water HSQE related instructions or processes.

Minimum Requirements

To be successful in these roles we are looking for the following;

  • Extensive post graduate relevant experience on site, supervising Civil Engineering Works.

  • Previous experience on site in the delivery of Major Capital Infrastructural Schemes

  • Experience administering contracts using both the Public Works & FIDIC Contracts.

  • A good knowledge and awareness of Health & Safety legislation and regulations.

  • Hold an honours degree (level 8 in the National Framework of Qualifications), or equivalent professional qualification, in engineering;

Preferred Qualifications


hartered Status or equivalent is an advantage

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 - Water / Wastewater

Business Line Water

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Ireland

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 195844BR

Clearance Required 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.