Posted Tuesday 22 December 2020
Ref: 234

Site Engineer - Highways / Roads - Cork

Ireland, Cork

€40,000 - €45,000


Package: €45,000 - €50,000 + Vehicle + Fuel

Highways & Infrastructure Projects Co Cork

Permanent opportunity

We're recruiting for an experienced Site Engineer to work on a major new Highway / Road project, based in Co Cork – 3-4 years’ experience.


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 a number of Site Engineer’s, with a strong groundworks / heavy civil background, preferably having worked on a number of Road / Highways projects.


The project will consist of a 22km road upgrade, Type 2 dual carriageway, a number of both grade separated and at-grade interchanges and a large number of bridges.


What you’ll need to have:

The successful candidate will have a degree in Civil Engineering / Construction Management, 3-4 years site experience with hands on Setting Out capabilities and strong technical capabilities.


Working alongside a Senior Engineer key duties will include:

  • General Construction setting out, Pipe Work, Drainage, structures, etc
  • Experience use of Total Station, Dumpy level and Laser Levels, GPS base
  • Keep Good Daily Site Allocations records.
  • Aid with site management including Subcontractors, Plant, etc
  • Comply with QHSE practices and documentation on site.
  • Assist with costs records and plant allocation.
  • General site management


“An ideal opportunity for long term work across the Munster region, working on large infrastructure projects.”


Salary expectations:

The base salary for the position will be €45,000 - €50,000 + 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

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.

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