Quality Engineer

  • Anywhere

Quality Engineer required for a Tier 1 Main Building Contractor to work on a large building project in Tullamore.  The successful Quality Engineer will be a key part of the project management team and have worked previously on a similar type of role in Ireland or the UK previously.  We will also consider traditional senior engineering candidates that want a move into the quality field.


  • Assist in the establishment and implementation of the Site QC program with subcontractors and monitor their conformance
  • Inspect existing conditions prior to the start of new work packages
  • Conduct a pre-construction Quality Control meeting with the construction team prior to the commencement of each major item of work required by the Contract
  • Coordinate required test, inspections and demonstrations with client or any other authority having jurisdiction
  • Inspect purchased and equipment arriving at the site to ensure conformance with the requirements of the Contract/Specification or Purchase Order
  • Monitor the repair or reconstruction of rejected work and document corrective action and preventing action
  • Co-ordinate with 3rd party inspection to ensure that all required testing has been performed and that acceptable results have been achieved
  • Advise field staff of quality and deficiencies detected during “in-progress” inspection and assists and advises on any requirements and remedial actions
  • Responsibility of Site Work Documentation of Conformance and Inspections for the entire project’s period
  • Assure that the Final Quality Documentation File is always in line with the requirement, as specified in Contract
  • Coordinate all project BCAR related documentation with assigned certifier, design teams and subcontractors
  • Review and coordinate all material test reports in conjunction with Structural Engineer and Site Engineer, ensuring all non-conformances are identified and closed out to the satisfaction of the Structural Engineer and Contracts Manager in a timely manner
  • Ability to prioritise tasks and work to tight deadlines
  • Ability to liaise with others and work well as part of a team


  • The candidate must have excellent technical, project management and written skills and
  • Level 8 or 9 in a relevant Civil, Structural or Architectural qualification
  • Excellent CSA Technical, Project Management and Written skills
  • Experience: Minimum five years’ experience



  • €60k-70k
  • Travel allowance / company vehicle
  • Strong benefits package
  • Excellent career progression



If you are a Quality 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 is a specialist construction recruitment consultancy based in Dublin and has more than 24 years’ experience working in the recruitment of construction professionals within Ireland and Internationally.