Posted Tuesday 30 June 2020
Ref: 61

Site Engineer - Mayo - €200m road project

Ireland, Mayo

€40,000 - €50,000 + vehicle, bonus, pension

The Main Contractor:

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

With multiple live projects under way, they currently have a long term opportunity for a Site Engineer to work on a €200m road project in Mayo with the project set to last approx. 3 years, guaranteeing long term work in the Mayo area.

This role would suit a Site Engineer / Setting out Engineer with 2+ years experience who is seeking a secure, long term role in Mayo and who 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, delivery orientated individual with 2+ years experience on Civil's projects:

  • Strong Setting Out Skills
  • Experience with Civil's/ road 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 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
  • Test materials as directed by your supervisor/line 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 €40,000 - €50,000 + 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.