Mechanical Engineer

Full Time, Permanent

We are currently looking for an enthusiastic and professional Mechanical Engineers to join our team to work on a range of exciting projects.

Lawler Consulting is a successful multi-disciplinary engineering business. We are HQ’d in Kilkenny, with offices in Dublin and London, and a client base that stretches across Ireland, the UK, Europe, and the Middle East.

Our CIBSE award-winning practice has successfully completed in excess of 4,500 commissions, which has cultivated a wealth of in-house experience that is demonstrated through numerous projects. We place a great emphasis on our staff, learning and development, and progression. As we enter an accelerated growth phase across a number of business sectors we are seeking professional & enthusiastic Engineers to meet the demand for our services.


Mechanical Engineer



The Role:

  • Mechanical HVAC layouts, sizing radiators & piping
  • Heat loss calculation
  • Ventilation – ductwork sizing.
  • Writing specifications and schedules for the job
  • Use of design software such as CAD&REVIT
  • Interfacing with our customers to deliver cost-effective technical engineering solutions
  • Resources to ensure projects are completed on time and within budget.
  • Maintaining accurate records of all project steps
  • Collaborate with customers, engineers, sub-contractors, suppliers, and in-house



Required Education, Skills, and Qualifications:

  • Holder of a Third Level Diploma/Degree in Mechanical or Building Services Engineering
  • Holding a trade background (such as Mechanical/controls/electrical) is an advantage.
  • Have work experience in the design of Mechanical Services Engineering, preferably in a consultancy environment. (Minimum 2 years)
  • Experience in the design of HVAC and Pipework systems, AutoCAD, Revit MEP, and Magicad is desirable.
  • Experience in client, project team & contractor interaction
  • Experience with IES, LEED, and BREEAM projects would also be an advantage
  • Proficient in Irish Building Regulations, CIBSE Design Guides, British Standards, and Health & Safety Regulations



What We’re Looking For:

  • Good communicator with the ability to work well with others in a multifunctional project team
  • Proactive with a strong ability to work independently and without supervision
  • Excellent level of attention to detail and accuracy
  • Self-motivated and willing to demonstrate initiative
  • The ability to lead projects from inception to completion, managing budgets, attending design team meetings, onsite inspections, and liaising with project teams.
  • Enthusiastic to train up on electrical aspects of the role



Why Choose Lawler Consulting:

Lawler Benefits


  • Competitive salary and pension scheme
  • Remote working and bike to work scheme
  • Close working relationship with senior managers and directors
  • Direct exposure to clients
  • Private healthcare fully subsidised
  • Great work-life balance
  • Professional subscription fees paid monthly
  • A company that supports your personal and professional development (through internal and external CPD)
  • Support to Chartership
  • Fast-moving and challenging role
  • Great culture and company social club


Visit our Lawler Careers page for more reasons why Lawler Group in Kilkenny should be your next move. 





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COVID-19 considerations; Our office has taken all recommended services to return to work and we are offering flexible working to our staff alternating between the office and home working.

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