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Associate Transport Engineer


Dublin, Cork, Waterford, Ireland

DBFL Consulting Engineers are currently seeking to appoint an Associate Transportation Engineer/Planner. Our ever-increasing project folio and successful positioning on frameworks with local authorities and the National Transport Authority have generated positions in our offices in Dublin, Cork & Waterford. We have a significant and expanding workload in the traffic engineering and transportation planning sector. Current projects include:


  • The development and preparation of Transport Strategies for large towns and Local Areas
  • The design of a number of significant bus priority schemes (preliminary and detailed design)
  • The design of cycle lanes and other cycle facilities in urban and rural environments including greenways (preliminary and detailed)
  • The design of various traffic management schemes (including environmental improvement and traffic calming schemes of towns and villages)
  • Providing assistance to other departments in DBFL (roads/highway design, street network design in accordance with DMURS, car park design, service access strategies)
  • Providing transport related advice and services to support high profile clients in the development of large residential, commercial and educational developments including the development of major new towns and Strategic Development Zones


DBFL has excellent relationships the many local authorities that we work with on a regular basis; we work on the principle that we are the first company that they think of when they require traffic management consultancy services. In order to facilitate the continued expansion of this section DBFL urgently requires an Associate Transportation Engineer/Planner to manage and deliver a number of high-profile projects for public authorities and private clients.

The successful candidate will be responsible for supporting company Directors in the management of a large team in our transportation division as well as managing client relationships and the quality delivery of schemes within budget and time. 

The following will be required of the successful candidate:

  • At least 10 years traffic and transport engineering experience
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Good presentation skills
  • A relevant engineering/planning degree and either hold or are working towards Chartered status
  • Ideally hold a relevant postgraduate degree or accreditation in Project Management
  • Have extensive knowledge of current transport policies and design standards
  • Experience in the management of medium to large sized transportation projects, teams & budgets
  • Experience in the management of small – medium teams of engineers
  • A current driver’s licence is desirable


DBFL is accredited to the Engineers Ireland national CPD standard and CPD events and initiatives will be a feature of the position within the office.


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