Structural/Mechanical Engineer

BioAtlantis Ltd. - Tralee, County Kerry

€40,010 - €76,664 a year

Application deadline:

Friday 3 December 2021

BioAtlantis is an Irish-based company and a world leader, providing proven solutions to crop abiotic stress problems. The company has a strong focus in biotechnology, science and research and utilises the best technology available to develop solutions.

A role with BioAtlantis will be demanding but highly rewarding and a opportunity to gain expansive knowledge of engineering practices.


· Produce design calculations and sketches for machinery layout with support structures. Assuring all calculations and drawings are neatly prepared for review in a timely manner.

· Ensure all calculations and drawings are accurate and in conformance with relevant codes, specifications and engineering practices. Monitor construction and installation to ensure compliance with above.

· Production of drawings, models, assembly models, Bill of Materials for equipment, machinery, structural steel and reinforced concrete in both 2D & 3D models. (AutoCad & Solidworks are the software’s used).

· Design and drawing of HVAC and plumbing models in both 2D & 3D.

· Design and modification of P&ID.

· Establish design with cost, lead times and installation crews considered. Responsible for obtaining quotations, producing purchase orders and liaising with manufacturers to ensure project schedule is maintained.

· Ensure all design is centred around of ease of operation and safe working conditions for operators.

· Able to work autonomously and quickly on design tasks.

· Experience with building and fire regulations is an advantage. Ability to learn and comply with them is a necessity.

· Knowledge of AutoCAD LT and Solidworks is an advantage. Ability to use 2D & 3D modelling software is a necessity.


· Degree in Mechanical Engineering or related engineering discipline.

· Chartered Engineer is preferable.

· Strong Engineering & technical background.

· Practical understanding of Design solutions.

· Knowledge fabrication, weld procedures and machining.

· Knowledge of Eurocodes for structural steel and reinforced concrete,


· Produce work without unnecessary errors.

· Be innovative, adaptable and produce quality work done expeditiously.

· Reduce project cost and improve work processes.

· Use 2nd hand equipment in new projects to minimise cost.

· Familiarise with a range of industrial processes and produce designs accordingly.

Additional Requirements: Applicants should be highly organised, focused, comfortable working under pressure and have the ability to work as part of a team.

Application deadline: 3/12/2021

Expected start date: 13/12/2021

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: €40,010.00-€76,664.00 per year

Work remotely:

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