Posted Monday 12 April 2021
Ref: 291

Senior Site agent - Roadworks & drainage - €multi-Million Road project Cork

Ireland, Cork

€65,000 - €70,000 + Vehicle + Fuel



Senior Roadworks & drainage agent : 12+ years experience

€65,000 - €70,000 + Vehicle + Fuel + excellent pension


A newly awarded road project in Co Cork. A €280 Million project, which will take 3.5 years to complete.


Working alongside the design and build Main Contractor, who have tasked us with all recruitment for the project, we have an opportunity for an experienced Senior Engineer Site Agent with a strong Roadworks & drainage background to join them on a permanent basis.


As well as the construction of an approximately 22km road upgrade, Type 2 dual carriageway, a number of both grade separated and at-grade interchanges, the project will include a large number of bridges.


What you’ll need to have:


The successful candidate will have a degree in civil engineering / construction management with 12+ years experience working on heavy civil projects, proficient and confident in ordering materials, quality control, health & safety, management of sub-contractors, management of site engineers and planning works, holding key roads / highways & drainage experience. 


Ideally the successful candidate will have followed the career route of Junior Engineer, though to Senior Engineer, having built strong technical capabilities, taking responsibility for a section of the project.


Experience of Managing and controlling large-scale earthworks is essential for this role with hands on experience overseeing and managing a large team.


"A great opportunity to work with one of Irelands highly regarded and long standing Civil Engineering Main Contractors, on one of Irelands largest infrastructure projects.”


Salary expectations:


The base salary for the position will be €65,000 - €70,000 + Package, (Vehicle + Fuel card), which will be fully negotiable depending on relevant Roads / Highways experience.


How to Apply: 


If you'd like to find out more about this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date CV to Cathal McKeever or give Cathal a call on +447724790015. 


The Breagh Team


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