Resident Engineer (Water) – Limerick

Salary: €50,000 - €60,000 (SBOE)

About the role:
We are currently recruiting for an experienced Resident Engineer to work for a well established civil engineering consultancy in Limerick. The initial project is a Waste Water Treatment Plant . Ideally the company seeks a Civil Engineer with a minimum of 5 years’ experience who has previously worked on water treatment and wastewater projects. The successful candidate will be responsible for reporting to the relevant Project’s Employer’s Representative. He / She will also monitor and report on works being carried out to ensure that the relevant clients are fully informed of all issues arising on site. A competitive salary and benefits package will be on offer for the right candidate.

resident engineerResponsibilities:

  • Manage members of the engineering Team.
  • They will be responsible for carrying out all orders and instructions from the Employer’s Representative
  • Monitor the Contractor for compliance with the Safety Health & Welfare at Work (Construction) Regulations 2013
  • Monitor compliance with planning conditions (such as Full Planning, Part 8 and EIS) and relevant third party stakeholders requirements such as fisheries, heritage and ecological.
  • Monitor the Contractor’s compliance with the Building and Control Amendment Regulations.
  • Liaison with relevant stakeholders or statutory authorities.
  • Monitor construction progress against the project programme.
  • Recording volumes of work done
  • Recording all facts which may lead to contractual claims.
  • Prepare monthly progress reports and draft minutes of all site meetings.
  • Monitoring of all commissioning works and ensure that the Contractor prepares all necessary “As Constructed” records.
  • Ensure that the Contractor/PSCS provides the draft Safety Plan including the Safety File.


  • Level 8 Degree in Civil Engineering
  • Candidates should have a minimum of 5 years experience in a consulting or contracting environment.
  • Experience in water/ wastewater projects is essential
  • Excellent verbal communication skills
  • Working knowledge and awareness of Safety and Health legislation and regulations.
  • Safe Pass Training.
  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills together with Teamwork and Leadership