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About Us

We are passionate about being the innovative and technical provider of choice for specialist turnkey engineering and sustainable energy solutions. Our people and our client relationships are the twin foundations we build and continue to grow our business on.

Designer Group is a leading Global Engineering Contractor specialising in turnkey packages for the design, supply and installation of utilities. Headquartered in Dublin, with regional offices in Limerick, the UK, Germany, and Africa, we directly employ over 1000 staff across the Group. As an industry leader, we work with some of the world's largest multinational companies.

At Designer Group our people are at the heart of what we do, and we encourage them to seize the unrivalled opportunities we offer by supporting and mentoring them every step of the way. We are extremely proud of our workforce, and we have invested heavily in staff development to place us to at the leading edge, in what is a rapidly changing industry. 

This investment has produced an innovative and passionate team that deliver projects for our clients safely, efficiently, and to the highest standards.

Why join Designer Group? 

Graduate Programme Benefits

(From commencement): 

✓ Full time employment

✓ Professional mentoring throughout the programme

✓ International opportunities

✓ Pathway to Chartership

✓ CPD training – accredited by Engineers Ireland

✓ Life cover

✓ Social committee – programme of events

✓ Travel & subsistence allowances

Employee Benefits

(After probationary period): 

✓ Health plan

✓ Designer Group third level education grant

✓ Pension plan

✓ Bike to work scheme

✓ International travel

The Graduate Programme

Giving you the opportunity to work with a diverse range of professionals, new challenges and exposure to the full construction life cycle on world class client projects

Two streams

1. Engineering

2 year programme, 4 modules

Become part of our engineering team where we use both technical and innovative thinking to deliver a wide range of projects.

2. Quantity Surveying

2 year programme, 5 modules

Join our expert quantity surveying team to learn the skills and gain the experience required to deliver the cost management on a range of high-profile projects

How to join our team

If you would like to join the Designer Group team and are an ambitious, high calibre graduate who is keen to establish themselves within the building services industry, then please get in touch by sending your CV along with a covering letter to or by clicking the "Contact by email" link on this page

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Facts and figures
  • Number of employees: > 250
Industry sectors
  • Property, Construction & QS
  • Building Services
  • Construction
  • Surveying
  • Engineering