Our current vacancies are listed below:


» Forensic Engineer / Engineering Expert Witness


Job Role

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

• Record dimensions, slopes, slip assessments, force calculations, light assessments etc as required.

• Research regulations, standards and guidelines.

• Create a technical report.

• Advise clients on liability.

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


Required Qualifications & Experience

• The required candidate must have a Engineering degree (Civil, Mechanical, or Industrial).

• Enthusiastic and willing to take on challenging tasks

• Good ability to communicate with people

• Professional, structured and organized

• Good technical report writing

• Capable of being composed under pressure

• Proven problem solving skills

• Excellent researcher of standards, guidelines and best practice

• At least 8 years’ experience in some of the following disciplines:

– Forensic Engineering

– Road construction and repair

– Road traffic accidents

– Building construction

– Structural engineering

– Mechanical Engineering

– Industrial machinery

– Providing expert witness in court

– Health and safety

• Proficiency in Microsoft Word and excel is essential

• The selected candidate will receive comprehensive and continued training.

• Expertise in the following areas is a bonus:

– Road traffic accident collision analysis

– Road traffic accidents

– NRA DMRB standards

– Providing expert witness evidence in court

– Investigation of fire/electrical accidents

– Manual Handling/ergonomics

– Proficiency in CAD or other drawing applications is beneficial


Career Opportunities

• The chosen candidate will be trained, developed and mentored by experienced engineers.

• The chosen candidate will be able to progress to a full forensic engineering role, which will require giving evidence and being cross-examined in court


Office Location

• Trim, Co. Meath

• Tuam, Co. Galway



Dependant on experience and knowledge.


Please forward a copy of your CV to Denise Ashe, Office Manager at denise.ashe@rec.ie