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Civil Project Engineer

Location: Clonmel, Ireland
Type: Site based Permanent Fulltime

Who We Are

Skanstec is a specialist engineering company delivering infrastructural projects within the energy and telecommunications sector. Our expert team is renowned for consistently providing flexible and tailored engineering solutions in a marketplace that sees the convergence between clean energy and connectivity for a smarter, more sustainable society for future generations.

Our Values

The Skanstec culture is built upon sustainability. A core value in our business is CARE. We care for ourselves, the people we work with, the community, and the environment. We are passionate about sustainability and inspire excellence in our people – we own our words and our commitments. We help our partners and clients achieve their sustainability objectives and goals.

The Role

As a Civil Project Engineer at Skanstec, you will take a leadership role in planning, designing, and managing engineering projects from inception to completion. You will collaborate with cross-functional teams, manage resources, and ensure projects are delivered on time, within budget, and to the highest quality standards. Your key responsibilities will include:

Role Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from an accredited institution. Professional Engineer (PE) license is preferred.
  • Minimum of 4 years of experience in civil engineering, with a proven track record of managing projects.
  • Software Skills: Proficiency in civil engineering software (e.g., AutoCAD, Civil 3D) and project management tools is an advantage.
  • Communication: Strong written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to effectively communicate with clients, team members, and stakeholders.
  • Leadership: Demonstrated leadership skills and the ability to lead project teams effectively.
  • Problem-Solving: Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Client Focus: A commitment to delivering high-quality service and building strong client relationships.


  • Competitive salary
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Mentorship from experienced engineers
  • Opportunities for career advancement
  • A positive and inclusive work environment

Main Job Tasks, Duties and Responsibilities

  • Project Planning: Lead the development of project plans, schedules, and budgets, ensuring alignment with client objectives and regulatory requirements.
  • Design and Engineering: Oversee the design and engineering phases of projects, including site layout, grading, drainage, utilities, and infrastructure design.
  • Regulatory Compliance: Ensure that projects comply with local, state, and federal regulations and codes.
  • Resource Management: Manage project resources, including personnel, equipment, and materials, to achieve project goals efficiently.
  • Quality Assurance: Implement quality control measures and review project deliverables to ensure accuracy and compliance with design specifications.
  • Client Communication: Maintain regular communication with clients, providing updates on project progress, addressing concerns, and ensuring client satisfaction.
  • Team Leadership: Provide guidance and mentorship to junior engineers and support staff.
  • Budget Management: Monitor project budgets, track expenses, and identify cost-saving opportunities.
  • Risk Management: Identify project risks and develop mitigation strategies to minimise potential issues.

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