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Associate Director – Civil and Environmental Engineering

Fehily Timoney and Company (FT) is one of Ireland’s largest Irish owned consultants with centres of excellence in Sustainable Infrastructure, Circular Economy, Environment and Renewables. FT provides design and contract management services for the construction of infrastructure projects such as roads, bridgeworks, rail, solid waste facilities, renewable energy, drainage, water and wastewater treatment facilities, airports, tunnels and gas pipelines.

FT is looking to recruit a Associate Director – Environmental Engineering to join our Circular Economy and Environmental team in either our Cork, Carlow or Dublin Offices. The role will suit candidates with a minimum of 15+ years of experience. The successful candidate will join an established company and will have the opportunity to broaden their existing range of skills and experiences. This position offers exposure to a number of project types within the company, including large waste management infrastructure development, public realm, urban development and renewable energy projects. FT offers the successful candidate a clear path for career development to Director positions.

FT's Responsibilities

  • Leading civil and environmental design teams and ensuring projects are delivered to the required timescales, quality and costs.
  • Identifying and pursuing business development opportunities.
  • Supervising and mentoring senior and junior staff.
  • Preparation of technical reports and tender documents.
  • Planning and managing design work while working closely with Project Owners.
  • Ensuring compliance with our quality assurance and management systems and relevant health and safety legislation.
  • Coordinating work with other members of the team.
  • Managing the client relationship and project communications.

Skills / Qualifications

  • Degree in Civil and/or Environmental Engineering or related field and Chartered Engineer status.
  • Minimum 15+ years post-graduate experience in the design and project management.
  • Oral Hearing experience, desirable.
  • Multi-disciplinary design management experience.
  • Experience engaging with clients, external stakeholders and sub-consultants.
  • Experience with business development.
  • Experience in creating and managing budgets.
  • Candidate should be a high-energy professional with excellent communication, organisation and analytical skills.
  • Flexible and a good team player.
  • Works efficiently and on own initiative.
  • Must be prepared to travel to site visits and client meetings.
  • Full Drivers Licence



An attractive remuneration package will be offered to the successful candidate including a competitive salary, shorter working Friday, medical benefit and professional body support. FT is an equal opportunities employer. Our company culture champions diversity, inclusion and employee wellbeing through ongoing programs. FT encourages continuous professional development, creativity and flexibility. All CVs are treated in the strictest confidence. Please submit your application by e-mail to


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Having over 30 years’ experience in the industry, FT offers our clients a distinct advantage. FT guarantees a personal service while delivering complex, affordable and environmentally sustainable projects for our clients.

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