Site Agent – Sligo

Salary: Negotiable (SBOE)

We are currently assisting a civil engineering contractor with the recruitment of a Site Agent in Sligo. The company are specialists in the delivery of civil, utilities, water and pipeline projects and due to a strong order book in the Connacht region, are on the lookout for a Senior Engineer / Site Agent to join their team. The successful candidate will have experience in the delivery of underground services and heavy civil engineering projects.

This is a permanent position and provides opportunity for long-term career progression.

site agentThe Role:

  • Implementation of strong Health & Safety, Quality, Environmental procedures & inspections.
  • Preparation and implementation of Method Statements, Risk Assessments and Safe Systems of Work.
  • Liaise with the Clients Representative, Consultants, Councils and the public.
  • Ensuring all work is carried out to specification and to high standard.
  • Control, supervision & recording of Plant, Labour & Materials on site
  • Site Set up and documentation preparation
  • Accurate record keeping of extra works and variations and ensuring appropriate communication of same to company management, commercial team and client.
  • Procurement of Materials.
  • Subcontractor management
  • Production of project handover documentation.
  • Hands on management approach
  • HSE management & Quality control


  • Qualification in Civil Engineering or similar would be desirable
  • Available for work in the Sligo / Donegal or general Connacht (North West) regions and commutable locations as required
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience Civil & Utilities projects
  • Experience of water / wastewater projects a distinct advantage
  • Experience in the management and direction of site personnel
  • Accurate record keeping, variations, extra’s and being able to communicate to the commercial management clearly
  • Attending management meetings as they arise