Senior Engineer


Salary Commensurate with Experience

West of Ireland


EPS Group has an immediate vacancy for a Senior Engineer to join our Contracts Team based in the West of Ireland.

EPS Group are a complete end to end solutions provider involved in the design, build, operation and maintenance of water and wastewater assets & infrastructure in the municipal (Local authority), Industrial (Food and Beverage/Dairy/Pharmaceutical) markets. Reporting direct to the Contracts Manager the main duties and responsibilities being as follows:


  • Project manage all aspects of water and wastewater pumping and treatment installations primarily focused on Mechanical/Electrical/ICA requirements with minor civil works included.
  • On Contract award, review tender submissions and develop plan for contract delivery.
  • Take the lead on Contract Design, considering innovative solutions and opportunities for off- site manufacture.
  • Lead & mentor a team of engineers in the delivery of new & existing contracts.
  • Oversee commercial matters arising during Contract delivery – from supporting Project engineers with procurement from supply chain, negotiating sub contracts to managing commercial matters with Clients
  • Monitoring Project programmes for multiple contracts
  • Co-ordinating regular Contract review meetings with the contracts Team
  • Ensuring monthly invoicing targets are been achieved
  • Creating project programme and ensuring that all required project interfaces are allowed for, from design to final site commissioning & handover
  • Liaising & co-ordinating all works with the Client and relevant stakeholders
  • Management of all site labour including subcontractors
  • Ensuring projects are completed safely, on time and within budget
  • Writing engineering reports, reviewing method statements and commissioning schedules
  • Ensuring procedures are in place which facilitate the safe delivery of Contracts


  • Proven experience & ability to manage, mentor and improve team members.
  • Proficiency in PC skills.
  • Excellent inter-personal skills and communication skills.
  • Experience in mechanical & Electrical design and ability to review and interpret specifications.
  • Experience and knowledge of various process designs in the Water & Wastewater Treatment sector.
  • Proving track record in delivery of projects with a mechanical & electrical focus.
  • Strong collaborative skills with an ability to work effectively in a team environment.
  • Have a willingness to learn and be challenged in the water and waste water Industry.
  • Proven experience in delivery of projects with strong emphasis on H & S.


Education Requirements;

  • Third level Mechanical, Civil or Electrical Engineering  degree/Diploma
  • Similar relevant degree
  • Experience in similar role.

Additional Requirements:

  • Full clean driving licence