Senior Civil Technician

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    Dublin South

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    Construction Jobs

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    Full Time

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  • Published:

    23 days ago

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Job description

About Your New Employer

Our client, a rapidly expanding consulting firm is seeking a Senior Civil Technician with varying levels of experience. Ideal candidates will have experience in a variety of industries and projects and will have the ability and the versatility to succeed in this position. This position is available at any of four Irish offices (Dublin/Galway/Limerick/Cork) , depending on the location of the successful candidate. Looking for Level 6 Higher Certificate in Civil Engineering or equivalent, have a minimum of 6 years post graduate experience and have attained Technician Membership status at Engineers Ireland or equivalent professional body.

About Your New Job

As a Senior Civil Technician you will develop not only your technical skills but also your management and commercial skills. You will receive on the job training and take part in the CPD programme that occurs during Office hours. It is also expected that you will undertake CPD out of office hours by the attendance on lectures, seminars etc + technical reading. A sound understanding of engineering principles and a strong technical focus, ability to apply engineering principles and codes of practice to solve technical problems using a variety of civil and structural engineering materials.

  • As a senior technician you will be responsible for the technical and managerial delivery of drawings and schedules for projects.
  • Your work will be carried out in accordance with the company ISO procedures.
  • Effective delivery of projects
  • Prepare risk assessments, health & safety plans
  • Check concept and technical correctness of work prepared by other technicians
  • Effective communication skills to facilitate written and verbal interaction with colleagues, team members, contractors and clients
  • Demonstrate efficient work practices, avoiding abortive work, working within budget, tracking extra services and ensuring the effective use of resources
  • Develop new Client relationships and manage established Client relationships
  • Develop the skills of staff that report to you through mentoring, delegation and training.
  • Ensure that quality of output is maintained at a high level
  • Assist engineers in production of engineering drawings and schedules.

What Skills You Need

  • Strong Proficency in Civils 3D & AutoCAD
  • Understanding of: Revit, Fastrack, Arcad, Linsig, Autotrack, Windes, EPANET, MS Word & Excel.
  • Leadership skills to plan, manage and direct human resources required to solve complex problems in multi-disciplinary teams
  • High level of commercial understanding and application
  • A successful track record working closely in partnership with clients and contractors and other members of design teams.
  • Strong communication skills both oral and written
  • Appreciation of the full Project Delivery Process A positive, proactive approach with an ability to adapt to changing scenarios
  • Business Effectiveness – lead by example
  • Commitment to CPD and competence.
  • Commitment to the public interest in all aspects of your work including health, safety, risk, financial, commercial, legal, environmental, social, energy conservation and sustainability

What’s on Offer

Negotiable salary based on experience and many great additional benefits upon employment.

  • A competitive salary
  • Annual profitability / performance related bonus scheme
  • Annual Salary review
  • Life Insurance
  • Pension Scheme
  • Membership fees to professional bodies such as Engineers Ireland are covered by the company where appropriate.

What’s Next​

  • Apply now by clicking the “Apply Now" button or call me, Rebecca Harrop on +353 86 010 4611 Or if the job isn’t quite right but you are looking for something similar, please get in touch

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