Resdient Engineer

  • Anywhere

Excellent opportunity for a Resident Engineer with 10+ years’ experience to join an international multidisciplinary Consultancy in Dublin. Our client’s pride themselves on award winning creativity and excellence and provide a professional and friendly working environment with a can-do attitude.



  • The successful Resident Engineer will be responsible for the on-site supervision of the construction stage and to ensure that contractor carries out works in accordance with the design.
  • Ensure that works are constructed as required and organize adequate supervision of construction works on-site.
  • The successful Resident Engineer will record detailed reports of all works and any significant happenings on-site, including photographic records where necessary.
  • Ensure that all work record is approved prior to the execution and document any mishaps such as delays, industrial disputes etc.
  • As a Resident Engineer, you will attend regular site meetings and ensure other site supervisory staff are alerted to any matter which may affect their work.
  • The successful Resident Engineer will assist with the administration of the contract (Capital Works Management Framework Public Works Contract) in accordance with the Safety, health and welfare at work legislation.


Essential Requirements:

  • Degree or equivalent in Civil/Structural Engineering
  • The successful Resident Engineer will possess a high standard of technical training and experience
  • Full clean driver’s license
  • Have at least 10 years’ experience working as a Resident Engineer
  • Strong ability in delivering results and performance management.
  • Familiarity and experience of the Capital Works Management Framework
  • Detailed experience in the delivery of roads and bridge engineering projects
  • Direct experience in project management and good knowledge of the Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Regulations
  • Excellent Communication skills and high attention to detail.
  • Highly motivated and self-driven


Salary and benefits:

  • Basic Salary €70k – €80k DOE
  • Generous Bonus
  • Pension Scheme including employer contributions
  • Discounted Healthcare Insurance.
  • Death in Service Benefit
  • Paid membership of approved professional body
  • Sickness payment
  • Additional Holidays Annual leave
  • Flexitime
  • Accredited CPD Programme


If you are a Resident Engineer considering a career move, please feel to send your CV to Niamh Friel 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.  Caroline Herlihy has in excess of 20 years’ experience working in the recruitment of construction professionals within Ireland and Internationally.