A rewarding career

At Roughan & O'Donovan, we are tackling the bigger challenges facing infrastructure owners today.

We are not just looking at routes; we are looking at networks.  

We are not just looking at roads; we are looking at how all transport modes interact.

We are searching for answers to the tough questions, including how to measure the risk posed to infrastructure by extreme weather events.

We offer you a rewarding career working alongside a team with a reputation for doing the hard things well.

Our values

We care about people, we strive to do the right thing, and we hold ourselves to a high standard.

Challenging projects

When you join ROD, you will become part of a team recognised for outstanding technical skill and passion for excellence.

Current and recent projects include:

Continuing professional development

Our people are the heart of our business, and we invest heavily in their personal and professional development through all stages of career development. We are an Engineers Ireland CPD Accredited Employer, operate an Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) training scheme and have well-established graduate and chartership support programmes.


  • The support of my mentor has been invaluable in helping my progress towards chartership.

    Gemma Rothwell

    Gemma Rothwell

    Senior Environmental Scientist
  • I've been working with international partners on cutting-edge design and research projects since joining ROD.

    Marko Duranovic

    Marko Duranovic

    Research Engineer
  • I've taken every training opportunity that has come my way, which has really helped my confidence at work.


    Ernest Etim

    Design Engineer
  • The office environment is open and friendly, and the sports and social events are a great way to get to know colleagues.

    Debbie Chiu

    Debbie Chiu

    Graduate Engineer

Supportive work environment

We offer wellness packages, flexible working, mental health and life event supports, so whatever challenges life may bring, you can feel secure in the knowledge that you will be taken care of.

A friendly team

We are a friendly team with an active sports and social committee. From surfing weekends and comedy clubs to tag rugby and cycling challenges, you will find lots of ways to get involved.


If this sounds like the place for you, check out our latest job opportunities.