Site Engineer (Buildings) – Co. Meath

Salary: Negotiable (SBOE)

Our client, a well established main contractor with projects across Ireland, are looking to add a Site Engineer to their team to cover projects in the Midlands. The company in question has vast experience in commercial, healthcare and residential projects, with projects usually between €5m – €40m value. The role would suit any engineer with 2+ years experience. The initial project is a housing development in Meath. This is a permanent role, with an excellent company who value career progression.

Intermediate Site EngineerRoles:

  • Setting out, levelling and surveying the site.
  • Checking plans, drawings and quantities for accuracy of calculations.
  • Ensuring that all materials used and work performed are as per specifications.
  • Managing, monitoring and interpreting the contract design documents supplied by the client or architect.
  • Overseeing quality control and health and safety matters on site.
  • Resolving any unexpected technical difficulties and other problems that may arise.


  • Degree in Engineering/Construction related discipline is essential
  • 2+ years previous experience is required
  • 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
  • Good communication skills
  • Previous experience on schools, healthcare, commercial or residential projects would be advantageous but not essential