Site Engineer

Site Engineer required for a highly reputable Main Building Contractor to work on a project in South Dublin.  The successful Site Engineer will be responsible for all external works on this high-end residential project.  This is an ideal role for the Site Engineer who wants to join a medium sized but very well-established main contractor who will provide strong opportunities to progress into management.



  • Degree qualified in Engineering
  • 3-4 years’ experience as a Site Engineer on construction projects
  • Housing experience with developer and/or contracting background
  • Strong setting out experience- e.g. AutoCad, Total Station, GPS etc
  • IT literate
  • Knowledge of latest building regulation and certification standards
  • A strong sense of ownership and responsibility for tasks/projects
  • Accuracy, attentive to detail, and a methodical nature
  • Full clean driving licence




  • Setting out
  • Coordinate and manage external works subcontractors: Groundworks, Paving and Landscaping etc.
  • Communicate design information from design consultants to subcontractors
  • Ensure quality protocols and procedures are enforced
  • Checking plans, drawings and quantities for accuracy of calculations
  • Managing, monitoring and interpreting the contract design documents supplied by the client or architect
  • Liaising with any consultants, subcontractors, supervisors, planners, quantity surveyors and the general workforce involved in the project
  • Setting out
  • Supervision and monitoring of ground works and civil engineering contractors
  • Resolving any unexpected technical difficulties and other problems that may arise
  • Management and co-ordination of health and safety matters on site
  • Quality management



  • €50k-€60k
  • Great benefits package and long term career prospects
  • Company vehicle / travel allowance


If you are a 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 21 years’ experience working in the recruitment of construction professionals within Ireland and Internationally.