Job Description

Senior Environmental Consultant/Planner

Dublin City Centre, County Dublin
Competitive salary
Ref: jb.env..cons.wk50

Senior Environmental Consultant/Planner (EIA)



Required for leading consulting engineering firms with offices nationwide.

Our Environment Team (one of Irelands leading teams in this sector) delivers high value technical advisory services in areas as diverse as EIA, AA, SEA, climate change and sustainability to clients across the transport, water, energy and cities markets.

This team has a well-deserved reputation for successfully delivering many of Irelands most challenging and complex projects through early stage development.

Given our very diverse and exciting portfolio of current work, we are seeking to strengthen our team with senior level specialists, who can help to drive our continued growth and prominence in the market, build and deliver real value to our clients. 


Preferably based in our Cork/Dublin office the ideal candidate will be looking to further his/her career and gain invaluable experience across a wide range of projects, within a friendly working environment.

In particular, experience in co-ordinating EIA and statutory consent applications would be a distinct advantage.

This is a permanent role in a very experienced team offering the successful candidate excellent opportunities for continued learning, diversification of skills (particularly in the climate change/sustainability sector) and career development.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Relevant third level Degree (Level 8 or higher)
  • Minimum of 8 -10 years post qualification experience, most of which will have been gained within a planning or environmental consultancy area, preferably in environmental assessment
  • Membership of a professional body, having obtained or working towards chartership
  • Experience in EIA/AA Co-ordination would be an advantage
  • Excellent knowledge of environmental and planning legislation is essential
  • Ability to work well in teams, work well under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Excellent planning and organisation skills
  • Strong technical report writing skills
  • Strong commercial awareness


  • Leading and managing multi-disciplinary projects across a wide range of sectors
  • Client relationship management and business development activities
  • Line management, mentoring and career development of junior staff
  • Commercial management
  • Preparation and peer review of technical reports
  • Managing the stakeholder consultation process
  • With our commitment to training and development, and our CPD accreditation from the Institution of Engineers of Ireland you can expect to build on your experience and skills in a supportive and challenging environment. We actively support diversity and inclusion in our workforce and we are an equal opportunities employer.

On offer

highly competitive package of benefits, a package that is fair and flexible, including profit share,  double matching pension contribution, a range of learning opportunities, flexible working scheme, travel to work scheme,

health insurance plans and subsidy, life assurance and income continuance protection.


To register your interest, please send CV to or call 01-632-1200

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