Site Agent – Kildare

Salary: €60,000 - €65,000 + vehicle + pension

Our client, a civil engineering contractor, is seeking to add a Senior Engineer/Site Agent to their project team in Kildare. The ideal candidate will have experience on civils projects and will be interested in pursuing a management position. The role is permanent and would suit any engineer who has a genuine interest in developing their career on civils works. The successful candidate will join their team on a residential groundworks project in Kildare.

setting outRoles & Responsibilities:

  • Role will be that of Site Agent – reporting to Project Manager.
  • Ensure all site operations are carried out in strict compliance with company HSQE requirements and standards.
  • Review of work packages to ensure all necessary information & permits are in place to execute the works safely and efficiently.
  • Daily management, supervision, and reporting, of direct labour resources, plant, and materials allocations.
  • Post construction survey and compilation of accurate information to prepare As-Built records.
  • Liaise proactively with the Client, consultants, the public and associated stakeholders.


  • Degree in Engineering/Construction related discipline is essential
  • 5+ years of experience on similar projects would be desirable
  • Knowledgeable and confident in dealing with clients and other project teams
  • Excellent programming and reporting skills
  • Management of the safety, program, temp works, quality and budget on the site
  • Highly computer literate in relevant tools, including MS Office, project programming and analysis tools
  • Excellent communication and time management skills
  • Strong leadership and managerial ability