Resident Engineer - Bridges - 5 Year Duration - North West - Galway

Location: Ireland

EUR 60,000 - 65,000

Job Type: Perm

Industry: Engineering-Design-Jobs

Job ID: JO-2209-31186

Consultant: James Machin

Are you a Resident Engineer interested in working with a leading engineering consultancy?

This is a 5 year programme in the North West of Ireland to be based out of Galway or Sligo.

If you are looking for a role with great scope to develop your career, contact Karen for an informal chat on +353-1-7978720 or send your CV to for review

Resident Engineer - Bridges - 5 Year Duration - North West - Galway

Job Description

Our client is seeking a Resident Engineer for the Northwest Region. The ideal candidate will have 5+ years’ experience in roads and civils infrastructure projects. The candidate should be self-motivated, enthusiastic, hardworking, flexible, willing to take responsibility and comfortable working as part of a site supervision team. The role will involve site-based supervision, administration, monitoring and inspection of construction activities.


A minimum of 5+ years relevant experience in the civil engineering industry or similar.

Computer literate and with experience of relevant software (AutoCAD) and Microsoft Office programmes.

Experience in assisting in administering contracts using the Public Works form of contracts an advantage.

Support the Resident Engineering staff in day-to-day activities on site.

Experience in monitoring and inspection of construction of roadworks including pavement, drainage, ducting, signage, lighting, safety barriers, bridgeworks etc.

Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English.

Experience in record keeping and reporting.

Ability to work within a team environment and under own initiative to achieve project goals.

Knowledge of current H&S regulations and best practices.

Full driving licence and a valid SafePass.

Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills.

Flexible approach with ability to be able to multi-task and prioritise when necessary.

Positive outlook and approachable manner.

Well-motivated, able to work as part of a team or alone when required.


€60,000 - €65,000

Use of Electric Vehicle for the Construction Period of 30 Weeks


Karen McHugh is the consultant managing this position.

If you are an Resident Engineer interested in roles based in Galway, you can contact Karen by e-mail at or phone +353-1-7978720for a confidential chat.

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