Consulting engineering firm announce 50 new jobs
17 October 2013
Byrne Looby Partners, the Irish-headquartered international consulting engineering practice, has announced it is to create 50 new jobs at its Irish and international offices.
The company, which recently expanded its water and infrastructure services division, will create 25 jobs at its offices in Dublin, Galway, Cork and Belfast offices to service its international customers, with support from Enterprise Ireland. A further 25 roles will be filled at the company’s seven international offices in the UK, North Africa and the Middle East.
In 2013 Byrne Looby Partners also acquired PH McCarthy, Ireland’s longest established consultancy, and has rebranded its water and infrastructure service division as Byrne Looby PH McCarthy. Joint managing director Michael Looby said the company has commenced recruitment and is aiming to fill all positions over the next 18 months. Roles include engineers, project managers and business development and support staff.
Byrne Looby Partners’ project list includes the Aviva Stadium, the Shard, the STEP Sewer 40km wastewater tunnel in Abu Dhabi, Heathrow Terminal 2 and Swords Waste Water Treatment Plant, working for clients including BAM, Sisk and a range of local authorities across the country.
“We’re actively looking for talented people that will help to continue to grow our business,” said Looby. “We’ve expanded significantly over the past five years through a targeted international growth strategy and have put plans in place to progress this further. We look forward to hiring people who will continue our tradition of hard work and engineering innovation.
Enterprise Ireland, which supports Byrne Looby Partners through the Jobs Expansion Scheme, also welcomed the expansion.
Stephen Hughes, manager construction services at Enterprise Ireland said: “Enterprise Ireland has been working with Byrne Looby Partners over the past four years and the company has doubled its employee numbers since 2011. This announcement is further evidence of results-driven collaborations.” Click here for details of current vacancies at the engineering company.http://www.engineersjournal.ie/2013/10/17/consulting-engineering-firm-announce-50-new-jobs/http://www.engineersjournal.ie/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/jobs50b.jpghttp://www.engineersjournal.ie/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/jobs50b-300x275.jpgNewsinfrastructure,jobs,project management,water