Project Engineer

David Walsh Civil Engineering Ltd is a family-owned business, providing a wide range of high-quality civil engineering, utility infrastructure and residential construction services and solutions throughout Ireland. Due to continued growth and expansion, we have several exciting roles available in a variety of locations.


Project Engineer required to work on Frameworks being delivered in the Southeast Region, on behalf of Uisce Éireann, formally Irish Water. This is a full-time role with career progression opportunities, for the right candidate. If you are looking to progress your career with a recognised industry leader, please apply today with your CV to quoting reference 16-132-PE.

Minimum Requirements

  • Hold a civil engineering or related qualification or possess relevant experience.
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience at Project Engineer level.
  • Strong technical ability along with proficient problem-solving skills.
  • Previous exposure to commercial elements will be essential.
  • Competent in the use of Microsoft Office Suite.


Main Responsibilities

  • Assist the engineering and commercial teams throughout the life cycle of works.
  • Progress reporting, costing and valuations.
  • Maintaining detailed records.
  • Identifying change and following the change control process.
  • Retain a proactive approach to resolving any unexpected technical difficulties and other difficulties that may arise.
  • Maintain key relationships with all customers, stakeholders, site teams, support departments and clients.


  • Excellent salary and package


The role will be based in our Head Office in Castledermot, Co. Kildare, working closely with our management team in a professional and friendly work environment.