Posted Monday 17 February 2020
Ref: 191

Site Engineer - Cork - Strong Main Contractor

Ireland, Cork

€40,000 - €50,000 + package

The Main Contractor

A highly respected Main Contractor based in the Munster area working on €multi-million construction projects in the education, commercial, residential and healthcare sectors.

Our client currently have permanent positions for Site Engineers and Junior Engineers to join their Cork team working on €multi-million projects.


Site Engineer Skills:

The Site Engineer role would suit an experienced, self-reliant, delivery orientated individual with 2+ years commercial/ mixed development construction experience:

• Engineering qualification

• 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 good at working with people at all levels and willing to work in a team.

• 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.

• To be willing to accept responsibility for completing designated tasks.


As Site Engineer:

Reporting to and working closely with the Senior Engineer and Construction 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 Senior Engineer Construction Manager on day-to-day project control and co-ordination of resources and the recording & measuring of works.

• Monitor and evaluate quality control for sub-contractor‘s work

• Coordinating site drawings

• Setting out

• 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


The Package

An excellent salary will be put in place for the successful candidate of €40k - €50k + package depending on experience, and the opportunity to work on some of the best projects in Munster.


How to apply:

If you’re interested in this role, click ‘Apply’ to forward an up-to-date CV to

Alternatively, 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.