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Senior Process Engineer

  • Job reference: EU-000002
  • Sector: Construction, Water
  • Location: Dublin
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Why not...

A great team, award winning projects and an international outlook. What more could you want? Atkins people have been carving out rewarding careers in Ireland for more than 45 years. We are one of the world’s leading design, engineering and project management consultancies and finding innovative solutions to our clients’ infrastructure challenges is more than a day job, it’s part of who we are.


Our team of around 160 people is working on a surprising range of projects in areas such as transportation, water, architecture, civil and structural engineering, flood risk assessments and major transport network upgrades. Our clients in the private and public sectors trust us to provide the solutions they need to keep ahead of the competition and enhance the communities in which we all operate Our local expertise can be boosted by our international resources when the need arises.


In Ireland we’re one part of a wider team of experts operating in the UK, Europe, North America, the Middle East and Asia Pacific.


As our world is constantly changing we need to ensure we stay ahead of progress. We benefit from a wide range of training and professional development opportunities including mentoring and coaching.

We think our roles offer you a pretty rewarding way to spend a work day so if you’re as committed to excellence as we are, we’d love you to consider a career with us.


The Wastewater Process Engineer who will perform mid to senior level aspects of process engineering, design management and construction administration in the municipal water/wastewater market.


Job summary


Perform preliminary engineering by analysing data, performing calculations and evaluating options to develop the best solution and make recommendations

Perform detailed engineering design on a variety of water/wastewater treatment plant projects

Will work directly with senior technical discipline leaders to develop and execute engineering tasks and designs

Working as part of multi-disciplinary design teams in the delivery of infrastructure particularly to Irish Water

Providing a high quality service to our clients in the public and private sectors

Business development and tender bid management for professional services contracts

Assisting in the project management of major projects and managing smaller projects with minimal supervision

Responsibility for quality of deliverables and meeting project goals

Liaising with a broad range of clients and engaging in development of client relationships

Desirable skills/attributes


Extensive experience in wastewater process engineering with a track record in the delivery of wastewater treatment design for municipal wastewater projects

Degree in Civil, Environmental, Mechanical Engineering or related discipline. A post graduate degree would be advantageous

Chartered Engineer status desirable

Working knowledge of typical contract forms

Team Player with excellent communication skills (written and verbal), team working and analytical skills

Ability to lead and motivate themselves and others, willingly takes ownership of issues and seeks

team participation to achieve best solution

Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, draw valid conclusions, and make


Ability to devise new approaches to problems encountered

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