Posted Wednesday 12 September 2018
Ref: 38

Site Agent - Water

Ireland, Wicklow

€45,000 - €55,000 + Package

This vacancy is now closed
Who you’ll be working for:
A Civil Engineering main contractor in a strong financial position with a healthy forward order book, working within a variety of sectors across Ireland including; highways, Water infrastructure, Roads and RC structures. They pride themselves on high staff retention and this is most likely to be due to encouraging employees to develop their careers within the company and offering a very clearly defined career path to follow. 
Due to a newly awarded 4 year Irish Water framework in Co Wicklow, (€500k worth of work a month) they have a current requirement for an experienced Senior Site Engineer / Site Agent to join them on a permanent basis.
What you’ll need to have:
The successful candidate will have a degree in civil engineering / construction management, with 3-5 years experience in the water/utility industry, SOLAS Safe Pass / relevant CSCS Card or equivalent, full driving License and registered / Member of a professional body. (Desirable)
IT Skills i.e. Microsoft Office proficiency.
A hands on role, that requires an experienced individual with a passion for civil engineering, a great communicator with the enthusiasm and drive to see projects through to completion, on time, to budget and to a high standard.  
What you’ll be doing:
Reporting to the Project Manager, the successful candidate will deliver / manage a range of water related projects including, water treatment and reservoir upgrades across the Wicklow area, managing from planning stage through to final accounts, taking full responsibility for, site supervision, health & safety management, supervising labour, producing method statements and risk assessments, site cost/value control, programming, commercial reporting, client liaison, organizing plant & materials and you will be responsible for all correspondence and record keeping in accordance with company procedures.
What you’ll get in return:
An excellent package will be put in place for the successful candidate, with a basic salary of €45,000 - €55,000K + Package
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.