Site Engineer - Main Construction Contractor -Louth

Location: Ireland

EUR 45,000 - 60,000

Job Type: Perm

Industry: Construction-Infrastructure-Jobs

Job ID: JO-2107-27274

Consultant: Sheila McNeice

Are you a Site/Setting out Engineer with 2+ years experience working large scale building projects?

Would you like to work for one of Ireland's leading Civil and Building Contractors on a large scale project based in Louth?

If you are interested in discussing this role further, contact Sheila on +353-1-7978720 or send your CV to

Site Engineer - Main Construction Contractor - Louth

Job Description

​Our client is one of Ireland's leading Civil & Building Contractors with operations throughout the country.

They are seeking experience site engineers for a largescale project in Louth

Set out the works and ensure that foremen and operatives clearly understand the information provided 

Disseminate information from drawings, specifications, etc. to foremen, operatives, subcontractors, so that they clearly understand what is required 

Test materials as directed by your supervisor/line manager in accordance with the relevant specifications 

Traffic management on site, being able to coordinate works within a busy location. 

Record all daily activities, relevant information and occurrences in your site diary  

Record and report on work progress including that of subcontractors to your manager

Pursue, proactively your own development and training. (i.e. complete the work-based development programme in a timely manner) 

Conduct your work in a safe manner – correct and report those who do not 

Develop and maintain professional working relationships with all personnel. 

Monitor and check setting out instruments and testing equipment. 

Maximise profit through your day-to-day actions: good self-management, accuracy in own work, elimination of re-work 

Follow directions and attend meetings as required 



A third level qualification in Engineering

A minimum of 2 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.

Good understanding of Health, Safety and Environmental regulations

Excellent communication skills

Working knowledge in Microsoft Office, Project, PowerPoint etc.


Salary €45k - €60k depending on experience

Work vehicle where applicable

Pension Scheme

21 annual days holidays and 9 public days

Annual salary review


Sheila McNeice is the consultant managing this position.

If you are a Setting Out / Site Engineer interested in roles based in Tipperary you can contact Sheila by e-mail at or phone +353-1-7978720 for a confidential chat.

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