Posted Tuesday 5 January 2021
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Site Engineer - Kildare - Large civil's project

Ireland, Kildare

€50,000 - €60,000 + vehicle, fuel, pension

The Main Contractor:

An Irish Tier 1 Main Contractor and construction industry leader with €multi-million projects all over Ireland in sectors including; pharmaceutical, healthcare, civil / infrastructure, education, commercial / residential.

With multiple live projects under way, they currently have a long term Site Engineer position, working on a €multi-million civil's project in Kildare.

The role would suit a Site Engineer with 3+ years experience who is seeking a long term role and is eager to make the next step in their career with one of the largest and most respected companies in Ireland.


Site Engineer Skills:

The Site Engineer role would suit an experienced, self-reliant individual with 3+ years experience preferably with a Main Contractor.

  • Strong Setting Out Skills
  • Experience with civil projects with a Main / Sub Contractor preferable
  • Engineering qualification
  • An ability to achieve demanding time and quality targets.
  • Good understanding of Health, Safety and Environmental regulations
  • To be self-motivated with ability to work on own initiative
  • To be able to co-ordinate a number of different tasks at the same time.


As Site Engineer:

Reporting to and working closely with the Senior Engineer and 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 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
  • Test materials as directed by your Manager in accordance with the relevant specifications 
  • Coordinating drawings
  • Setting out
  • 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:

The base salary for the position will be €50,000 - €60,000 + vehicle, bonus, pension depending on experience, and the opportunity to work with one of the largest Main Contractors in the country.


How to apply:

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