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Graduate Electrical & Electronics Engineer

Full Time Permanent Salary based

Ethos is a Greek word meaning "character". It is used to describe the guiding beliefs or ideals that characterise a community, nation, or ideology.

Ethos Engineering are mechanical and electrical consultants to the data centre, commercial, high-tech healthcare, and pharmaceutical sectors. Our mission is to engineer systems that complement the purpose of each building we design, improve the immediate and surrounding community, and meet the objectives of its operations, inhabitants, patrons, operators, and staff.

We are ambitious, driven, innovative, and passionate about delivering excellence for our clients and their projects, and we never settle for delivering work quickly at the cost of quality. Our work environment is positive, professional, and supportive. We take our work seriously, but we like to have a lot of fun too and we place huge importance on having a great company culture. We have been recognised as a Great Place to Work 2019-2020 and again in 2020-2021.

About Ethos - Ethos is the largest Mechanical & Electrical consultancy in Ireland and one of Europe’s leading experts in Data Centre Design, Urbanism, Regional, Sustainability, Digital Services (Smart Buildings) and Global Tech working in the residential, commercial, micro-electronic, healthcare, hi-tech and pharma sectors, at home and abroad.

With an HQ in Dublin, a regional office in Galway and work sites throughout the continent, the award-winning firm employs more than 110 staff, including 100 engineers plus technical staff. In addition, Ethos EMEA design work is supported and localised by its presence in 13 EMEA countries through its membership of the First Q network of 3,000 MEP engineers.

The firm was established in 2005 and currently holds the title of Engineering Firm of the Year, 2020, the business has recently announced “Going for Growth” its four-year expansion plan for EMEA and global.

Evolve Graduate Program

Ethos recognises that development of people is key to building internal capabilities and supporting the overall organisation strategy. Ethos has always encouraged our people to develop their skills and knowledge through traditional and non-traditional methods.

The Evolve Graduate Program was launched in early 2022 to introduce recent graduates into all aspects of the business as well as in depth technical engineering principles and non-technical skills, which will kickstart their careers by providing real experience from the very start.

Our previous graduates and interns have said that the program provides real work experience, real clients and exciting projects, with amazing mentorship and support throughout the program and beyond.

Groups: Urbanism Group, Data Centre Group & Global Tech Group

Sectors: Data Centre, Urbanism, Industrial, High Tech, Commercial and Health Care

Job Description: Graduate Engineer – Building/Electrical Engineering

Location: Dublin (office based) - Currently Work from Home during Covid Lockdowns

Minimum Qualifications: Degree in Electrical Engineering, Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Building Services or similar

Candidate Attributes

  • The candidate must be based in Ireland

  • Good communication, presentation, and organisational skills

  • Finds ways around problems/offers solutions

  • Works effectively with others

  • Seeks out and adopts best practices

  • Excellent communication, presentation, and organisational skills

Key Activities

  • Works under supervision, with some autonomy

  • Takes responsibility for definable parts of the project – may include full responsibility on smaller projects

  • Developing skills in relevant software

  • Seeks out and adopts best practices (IMS Process)

  • Finds ways around problems/offers solutions

  • Inputs/Manages upkeep of project design file

  • Takes a proactive role in a broad range of tasks and activities

  • Delivers on time in an organised way

  • Attending internal group meetings

  • Site visits with senior engineers


  • Flexible working times

  • Hybrid working

  • 20 Days holidays up to 25 days

  • Your own company laptop

  • Working travel out of pocket expenses

  • Travel tax scheme or bike to work scheme

  • Regular training / mentoring /further college support

  • A Professional Subscription Fee paid by the company

  • Heavily subsidised social committee (5 a side, golf society, climbing club and regular social events)

At Ethos, our vision is to:

“Be the company people want to work with, and for”

Recruitment Agencies: Please do not reply to this job advert. Should Ethos require assistance with this posting you will be contacted by our Talent Acquisition Team.

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