Design Engineer - Ref No. 089CO21

Role: Design Engineer

Area: Customer Operations

Location: Southern Region

Reference Number: 089CO21

Closing date for applications: 20 September 2021

The Design Engineer will be responsible for the vetting of design of new connections technical solutions, ensuring compliance with Connection and Developer Services technical requirements and the development of Connection Offers. The Design Engineer’s responsibilities will include preliminary design of connections, estimating and creating non-standard Connections quotes and ensuring that connection proposals are aligned with the Irish Water Connection and Developer Services design policies and technical standards. The Design Engineer will also provide support to the delivery of connections-related network reinforcement schemes driven by connections demand and in the delivery of network diversions.

The role will report into the Regional Connections & Developer Services Lead and is part of the Regional Connection and Developers Services team for a given Region. The Regional Connections and Developer Services team will be responsible for overseeing developer services requests in respect of the water and wastewater network, working closely with Asset Planning, Asset Delivery, Local Authorities and 3rd parties to deliver connection services for Irish Water customers.