Site Based Project Engineer

Salary Commensurate with Experience

About EPS

EPS Group is an international water infrastructure specialist, employing over 600 people and operating across Ireland, the UK and Northern Europe.

Established in 1968, EPS began as a modest electrical and pumping services business and developed into an innovative, internationally exporting product and service provider, focused upon the water, wastewater and clean technology sectors.

EPS is proud to be a genuine end-to-end service provider in the global water sector, providing large scale employment and bringing market leading, ground breaking and sustainable technologies to the market, while we work to improve water infrastructure in the regions where we are active.

Building the capabilities of our people is one of our key strategic pillars and we firmly believe in investing in our people’s success and the provision of continuous skills-based training and education.

Your journey is just beginning when you join EPS Group!


We are currently seeking a Project Engineer for a new on-site position, focused on the mechanical and electrical upgrade of an existing water treatment plant infrastructure in Dundalk, Co. Louth.

The role involves coordinating inputs from process, mechanical, and electrical designers, as well as supporting EPS- appointed designers in developing design requirements for process, civil, and mechanical aspects using site data. This position offers a diverse and hands-on experience.


  • Working within a dynamic design team environment
  • Co-ordination of process & mechanical & electrical designer inputs
  • Support EPS appointed designers with the development of process civil mechanical design requirements with site data
  • Co-ordination of supplier design information
  • Organise and document technical meetings
  • Undertake project documentation management All designs & supporting information is delivered using a BIM (Building Information Modelling) Level 2 solution in accordance with Uisce Eireann specifications and the agreed BIM execution plan
  • Assisting with purchasing and acquisition of all BOQ items for projects including labour, parts and materials.
  • Ensuring the design phase of the project is completed on time and within budget
  • Writing engineering reports
  • Have a willingness to learn and be challenged in the water and wastewater industry
  • Have proven experience in an engineering role in a Civil/Mechanical environment
  • Implementing opportunities and initiatives in a time restricted schedule
  • Develop specific goals and plans to prioritise, organise and accomplish stated deadlines


  • 3rd Level qualification in Engineering/safety management
  • Experience would be preferable to include mechanical/electrical and/or wastewater treatment
  • 3 or more years on-site experience
  • Previous experience in design and build of water or wastewater projects
  • Possess a positive and pro-active approach to working in a team environment with excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Client facing experience
  • Experience would be desirable with MS Project, P6 and BIM360
  • Full clean driving licence


If this sounds like the position for you, please get in touch and forward your CV,
we’d love to hear from you!