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Forensic Engineer Hybrid

  • Sector: Engineering
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  • Job Ref: 22678

We have a fantastic new opportunity for a Forensic Engineer (Hybrid) with an engineering company based in Ireland with a reputation for excellence. As a Forensic Engineer, you will have the autonomy to carry out inspections at accident locations, including but not limited to roads, factories, buildings, and machinery. You will have the opportunity to complete excellent work your way, in accordance with the company objectives and core values, with regular contact and support from the Forensic and Managing Directors.


  • Carry out inspections at accident locations (road, factory, building, machine, etc.).

  • Photograph the relevant areas and equipment/vehicles.

  • Record dimensions and carry out testing as required (e.g., slip assessments, force calculations, light assessments, etc.).

  • Research regulations, standards, and guidelines.

  • Create a technical report.

  • Advise clients on liability.

  • Deliver evidence and face cross-examination as an expert witness in court cases.

Experience Required:

  • Hold an NFQ Level 8, 9, or 10 qualification (Degree OR Master’s, OR Doctorate) in Engineering (Civil, Mechanical, Industrial, Electrical, or Fire).

  • Experience in Forensic Engineering is highly desirable

  • At least 5-10 years of  experience in some of the following disciplines:

  • Forensic engineering

  • Providing expert witness testimony in court

  • Road construction and repair

  • Road traffic accident collision analysis

  • Road safety audits

  • Building Construction

  • Structural engineering

  • Mechanical engineering

  • Electrical engineering

  • Forensic fire investigations

  • Industrial machinery

  • Health and Safety

  • Manual handling/ergonomics

  • Hold a full driving licence and own transport.

What you will receive in return:

  • Competitive long-term salary and performance-related bonus

  • Travel expenses covered

  • Company donation to a charity of your choice

  • Contributory pension after 2 years’ service

  • Company-funded life insurance

  • Hybrid working option (some days in office and off-site/remote working)

  • 21 days’ annual leave in addition to public holidays

For a confidential discussion about this opportunity, please contact Gillian Nicholson.

01 6620088