Posted Tuesday 4 May 2021
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Senior Engineer - Kilkenny - Top Main Contractor

Ireland, Kilkenny

€60,000 - €70,000 + vehicle, pension, healthcare

The Main Contractor:

An Irish Tier 1 Main Contractor with several €multi-million projects across Ireland including Dublin, Kildare, Cork, Waterford, Kilkenny and Tipperary ranging from high rise apartments and hotels to data centres and hospitals.

They have a need for a strong Senior Engineer to work on a new €40m Healthcare project in Kilkenny. This a long term project with more projects in the area in the pipeline.


Senior Site Engineer Skills:

The Senior Engineer role would suit an experienced, self-reliant individual with 7+ years post graduate experience preferably having worked in a healthcare / mixed use construction environment.

• Engineering qualification

• Commercial building / healthcare construction experience

• Main Contractor experience

• An ability to achieve demanding time and quality targets.

• To have good spoken and written communication skills

• To be self-motivated with ability to work on own initiative

• To be able to co-ordinate a number of different projects at the same time.


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 Manager on day-to-day basis.
  • Monitor and evaluate quality control for sub-contractor‘s work
  • Coordinating site drawings
  • Manage and lead a team of engineers and sub-contractors.
  • Supervision and monitoring of ground works and civil engineering contractors
  • 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 €60,000 - €70,000 + vehicle, pension and healthcare depending on experience, and the opportunity to work with one of the largest Main Contractors in Ireland.


How to apply:

If you’re interested in this role, click ‘apply now’ to forward an up-to-date CV to Eoghan McKeever or call us now on 00447881229823.


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.