Senior Site Engineer

Senior Site Engineer with 7 years+ required for a top tier Main Building Contractor.  Our client is entering an extensive period of expansion so there will be a fantastic opportunity to progress and develop your career.  The company is well known for being a great place to work where employees are rewarded and highly respected.  The successful Senior Site Engineer will be responsible for coordinating the work of many junior engineers on various Dublin projects.


  • Degree qualified
  • 7 years’+ experience working for main contractors in Ireland or UK
  • Track record of working under pressure and to tight deadlines
  • Worked on building projects valued above €5 million+
  • Must speak fluent English and be eligible to work in Ireland



  • Providing technical advice in relation to the projects
  • Applying designs and plans to mark out the site
  • Setting out, levelling and surveying the site
  • Determining the location of above and under-ground infrastructural installations
  • Ensuring that all materials used and work performed are as per specifications
  • Overseeing the selection and requisition of materials and plant
  • Managing, monitoring and interpreting the contract design documents
  • Liaising with the client, design team members and local authority as necessary
  • Making proposals for resolving unexpected technical difficulties
  • Carrying out risk assessments
  • Attending site meetings
  • Making sure the project is running in accordance to the programme and on budget
  • Ensuring an efficient construction site
  • Delivering projects with the highest quality
  • Enforcing Health and Safety policies


  • Basic salary circa €50K – €60K+
  • Benefits package
  • Company vehicle or travel allowance


If you are a Senior Site Engineer considering a career move, please feel to send your CV or contact Declan Hasson for a confidential discussion.  GPC will not send any applicants CV’s to clients without a full discussion and prior consent. GPC has 20 years’ experience working in the recruitment of construction professionals within Ireland and Internationally.