Environmental Scientist - Water - Consultancy


  • Dublin
  • €40,000-55,000 per year
  • Permanent
  • Full-time
  • 1 month ago
  • Apply easily
Are you a Environmental Engineer / Scientist with 5 years’ experience working with engineering consultancies?

Would you like to work with one of Ireland's leading multidisciplinary consultancy on Irish Water projects?

If you are looking for a role with great scope to develop your career, contact Sheila +353-1-7978720 or send your CV to sheila@jobcontax.com for review.

Environmental Scientist - Water - Consultancy - Dublin


Our client is a leading Irish multidisciplinary Engineering and Project Management Consultancy with operations nationwide.

They work on the country’s most challenging projects to deliver Ireland’s infrastructure.

Job Description

Undergraduate and or Master’s degree in Environmental Science with a minimum of 5 years’ experience in environmental assessment and appraisal techniques.

Deep knowledge of water policy in Ireland, including the Water Framework Directive and integrated catchment management.

Deep knowledge of National and European environmental and water legislation.

Deep technical knowledge of ecological and environmental impacts and mitigation measures, at project and catchment level.

Demonstrated appreciation of risk management.

Strong optioneering, analysis and decision-making skills.

Demonstrated understanding of environmental economics, including ecosystem services.

Demonstrated ability to develop innovative solutions.

Demonstrated ability to work within an interdisciplinary team, strong collaborative skills.

Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Ability to:

Liaise with technical experts in Irish Water Environmental Strategy to secure buy-in to assessment approaches.

Prioritise tasks, work with schedules and manage resources while remaining focused on project goals.

Secure and compare information from multiple sources and weigh alternative solutions to make informed and appropriate decisions.


Degree Environmental Science or Engineering with at least 5 years’ experience working with engineering consultancies.

Wide ranging experience in Environmental Impact Assessment and Strategic Environmental Assessment required and broad knowledge of current EU and Irish Environmental Policy, Legislation and Regulations.


Salary €40K-€55K based on experience and qualifications and negotiable for the right person

Excellent benefits package


Sheila McNeice is the consultant managing this position.

If you are a Environmental Scientist interested in roles based in Dublin, you can contact Sheila by e-mail sheila@jobcontax.com or phone +35317978720 for a confidential chat.

JobContax do not send CVs to clients without candidate permission.

With over 50 years of technical recruitment experience, JobContax is the leading recruiter of Environmental Scientists in Dublin and Ireland.

Due to the large volume of applications, JobContax may not be able to respond directly to every individual.


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