Posted Friday 15 October 2021
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Senior Engineer - Cork - €160m Commercial and Residential development

Ireland, Cork

€65,000 - €70,000 + vehicle, pension, healthcare

The Main Contractor:

A major Irish Tier 1 Main Contractor working on the construction of €multi-million projects across Ireland such as high rise apartments, offices, data centres, schools, roads and hospitals in Cork, Dublin, Waterford, Kildare and Limerick.

They currently have a long term, permanent position for a Senior Engineer on a €160m mixed use development in Cork consisting of residential apartments and high rise office blocks. A fantastic opportunity for a Senior Engineer seeking a long term role in the Munster area and eager to progress their career to the next level.


Senior Engineer Skills:

The Senior Site Engineer role would suit an experienced, delivery orientated individual with 5+ years commercial/ mixed development construction experience:

  • HETAC Level 8 Engineering qualification or similar
  • RC Frame experience
  • Experience with a Main Contractor on apartments / offices / student accommodation
  • An ability to achieve demanding time and quality targets.
  • To have good spoken and written communication skills
  • To be methodical, pay attention to detail and be accurate
  • To be self-motivated with ability to work on own initiative


As Senior Site Engineer:

Reporting to and working closely with the Project Manager, driving the project through to successful completion, on time, within budget and to the highest standards as required.


Key responsibilities:

  • You will liaise with the Project on day-to-day basis.
  • Monitor and evaluate quality control for sub-contractor‘s work
  • Coordinating site drawings
  • Supervising setting out for: Subcontractors i.e. giving the gridlines / levels to groundwork or RC frame, Foundations, Floor slabs, Blocklaying, Services and Civil Works
  • Develop strong relationships with sub-contractors to deliver the desired outputs—on time and on budget, with high attention to quality and detail
  • Maintain site records and quality assurance documentation


What you’ll get in return:

An excellent package will be put in place for the successful candidate of €65,000 - €70,000 + vehicle, pension, healthcare and the opportunity to work with one of the most exciting Main Contractors in the Ireland.


How to apply:

If you’re interested in this role, click ‘apply now’ to forward an up-to-date CV to eoghan@breaghrecruitment or call us now on 0044 (0)7881229823.


The Breagh Team

Breagh Recruitment are the go to specialist construction and engineering recruitment consultants across the UK and Ireland, with an ethos based on flexibility, hard work and a bit of good old common sense. We live within these core values servicing our clients and candidates on a daily basis.

Key roles we recruit for include: Health & Safety managers, project managers, construction managers, site engineers, quantity surveyors, civil engineers, site agents, estimators, buyers, bid managers and site supervisors, across Ireland and the UK.