Job type:                 Permanent

Location:                Based in Dublin, Ireland or the UK

Salary :                   Commensurate with experience

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  • Bridge, transportation & structures engineers with 3  to 7 years post-qualification experience
  • Bridge, transportation & structures engineers with 8 to 15 years post-qualification experience
  • Bridge, transportation & structures engineers with 15+ years post-qualification experience
  • Technicians with 0 to 7 years post-qualification experience
  • Technicians with 8 to 15 years post-qualification experience

About Roughan & O'Donovan

Roughan and O'Donovan is a leading civil, environmental and structural engineering consultancy. We provide a fully-integrated engineering design service and employ a multidisciplinary team of more than 180 people.

Required qualifications, skills and knowledge

  • Experience as outlined for specific roles above
  • Bridge Engineers with a minimum of Level 8 honours degree in civil/structural engineering
  • Engineering technicians with a minimum of an appropriate Level 7 graduate degree or 3 years' relevant experience
  • Fluent/highly proficient in spoken and written English
  • Flexible, motivated and focused with strong technical knowledge and engineering skills
  • Excellent attention to detail and ability to produce quality design outputs

Desirable for engineers

  • Proficient in bridge modelling and design software
  • Experience of bridge design, assessment and inspection
  • Working knowledge of Eurocodes in the field of bridge design
  • Excellent numerical, analytical skills
  • Experience working in a multi-disciplinary environment with tight deadlines
  • Chartered engineer or working towards chartered status with a recognised professional body

Desirable for engineering technicians

  • Civil and structural detailing skills
  • Good knowledge of AutoCAD, CADS RC, Civil 3D, Revit, BIM and software interoperability

To apply

Step 1: Your cover letter

  • Address your cover letter to Human Resources
  • Specify the position you are applying for and where you first saw it advertised
  • Have your cover letter as ‘First name Surname Cover Letter’. For example, John Smith Cover Letter


Step 2: Your CV

  • Save your CV as ‘First name Surname CV’. For example, John Smith CV


Step 3: Apply to

Roughan & O’Donovan is an equal opportunities employer.

Roughan & O'Donovan will retain, for at least one year, all records arising through the recruitment process for compliance purposes in line with the Employment Equality Acts, 1998-2015.

Roughan & O'Donovan is not accepting unsolicited CVs from search firms.  CVs submitted by search firms without a valid written search agreement, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the sole property of Roughan & O'Donovan, and no fee will be paid in the event of candidate(s) being hired.