Senior Site Engineer – Swords, Co Dublin

Salary: €60,000 - €70,000 (SBOE)

We’re currently recruiting a Senior Site Engineer with large scale building project experience for an international main contractor. The initial project is a €120m healthcare project in the Swords area, with further projects to follow in the Greater Dublin region.

You will have demonstrated the ability to lead a team through the life cycle of projects with a focus on quality, cost-effectiveness and safety.

senior site engineerResponsibilities:

  • Reviewing and coordinating construction drawings, specifications and overall Works Requirements (WR).
  • Reviewing material and works specifications including developing Technical Submissions (TS) and Value Engineering Proposals (VEP).
  • Developing and implementing the Quality Plan strategy and associated Inspection and Test Plan. (ITP)
  • Reviewing construction Methodologies and ensuring compliance with specifications,
  • Manage and coordinate subcontractor weekly progress meetings, workshops and follow through with planned actions
  • Input into the strategic and production planning team, updating progress reports and productivity reports.
  • Reviewing, maintaining and controlling site records and contemporaneous records relating to works, installation, materials and labour.
  • Input into a one team culture and approach to delivering the project to the Time, Cost, Quality and Corporate Responsibility targets and deliverables
  • Contributing to the Health & Safety culture on the project, including welfare of the workforce on the site. Showing leadership across the project
  • Providing visible leadership and leading by example to operation team and supply chain, valuing and developing our people, both staff and operatives
  • Maintaining good relationships with the Client designers, sub contractors, and other stakeholders, conducive to securing future work
  • Deliver the project to cost, time and quality.
  • Ensure all Construction management plans, Breeam and Waste management plans are adhered to.


  • 4+ years site experience on similar projects
  • Degree educated
  • Excellent communication and time management skills
  • Strong leadership and managerial ability