Site Engineer

  • Anywhere

Site Engineer required for a Tier 1 Main Building Contractor. Our client has a great reputation in the industry and supports career development.  This is the ideal role for a Site Engineer who has about 3 years post-graduate experience and wants to forge a career with a company who are working on some of the largest and most iconic projects in the country. The ideal candidate will have experience working with a main contractor, subcontractor, surveying firm or similar.



  • Set out the works and ensure that foremen and operatives understand the information provided.
  • Reading & interpreting drawings for layouts, materials measure etc.
  • Traffic management on site, being able to coordinate works within a busy location.
  • Planning works in an efficient manner to ensure programme targets are achieved
  • Liaise with client’s representatives/Design Team members as appropriate
  • Ensure that all works are carried out to the highest Health and Safety standards.
  • Ensure work is carried out to the highest of quality standards.
  • Ordering and control of materials on site.
  • Maintaining the site records – site diary, concrete cube register, records of deliveries etc.



  • A third level qualification in Engineering
  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience in setting out or site engineer
  • Experience working with a main contractor, subcontractor, surveying firm or similar preferred.
  • Experience managing traffic for a large-scale site in a city centre location.
  • Proficiency in use of Engineers Level, EDM/Total Station
  • Working knowledge in Microsoft Office, Project, PowerPoint etc.
  • Strong interpersonal skills, written and oral communication skills
  • Self-motivating to deliver on safety, quality & programme
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Full driving license



  • €50k-€60k
  • Travel allowance / Company vehicle
  • Great benefits package
  • Strong opportunities to progress



If you are a Site Engineer considering a career move, please feel to send your CV or contact Sarah Ellis 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 22 years’ experience working in the recruitment of construction professionals within Ireland and Internationally.