Site Engineer - Tier 1 Contractor - Dublin

Location: Ireland

EUR 40,000 - 60,000

Job Type: Perm

Industry: Construction-Infrastructure-Jobs

Job ID: JO-1910-21218

Consultant: Diarmuid Reidy

Are you a Site Engineer with 2+ years experience experience gained with a main building contractor?

f you are interested in discussing this role further, contact Diarmuid on +353-1-6854644 or send your CV to

Site Engineer - Tier 1 Contractor - Dublin


Our client is a Tier 1 Contractor with buildings projects throughout the UK, Ireland and Europe. 

They have successfully completed projects across a range of sectors including Restoration / Refurbishment, Hospitality, Commercial, Industrial, Healthcare and Pharmaceutical.

Job Description

Responsible for setting-out the site and dimensional controls in accordance with the relevant contract Drawings, Specification and Site Surveys.

Ensures that all relevant tolerances have been catered for without compromising quality or loss of floor space. Is tasked with reviewing construction outputs and planning the most efficient sequence of operations with an emphasis on control of the works, quality and technical advice.

The Engineer will carry out their work in accordance with company standard procedures and discharge their duties as listed in the Sisk Safety Statement/Policy.

Sets out the works in accordance with drawings, specifications and site surveys

Liaises with the project planners regarding construction programmes and supplier outputs

Checks materials and works in progress for compliance with the specified requirements, whilst observing the Sisk Q10

Adheres to all safety company requirements as outlined in the company safety statement

Inputs into specific elements of the Inspection and Test Plans, and ensures that our supply chain provide test data to back up the contract technical requirements

Raises RFI's and resolves technical issues with employer's representatives, suppliers, subcontractors and statutory authorities

Quality control and record keeping in accordance with procedural method statements, quality plans and inspection and test plans which have been prepared by the project management team and by subcontractors

Ability to QA. check packages, i.e. drainage & rebar installation

Liaises with company or project purchasing department to ensure that purchase orders adequately define the specified requirements

Supervises and mentors junior or trainee engineers

Measurement and valuation (in collaboration with the project quantity surveyor where appropriate)

Provides records in respect of variation orders and site instructions

Sets up drawing register and ensures that the Sub-contractor is using the latest version of the contract record drawings & specifications, whilst ensuring that they are technically coordinated

Produces reports and ensures that site diaries are properly maintained

Reviews the work of subordinate staff

Carries out schedule of current condition before works commence

Assists their line manager in maintaining and monitoring safe working practices on site. This includes reviewing sub-contractor's health and safety plan and also writing method statements when required to do so

Assist with managing installation of hoardings, accommodation etc.

Take responsibility for checking and keeping records of delivered material e.g. concrete, concrete blocks, hollow rib decking, reinforcement etc. Ensures that all materials used on site are in line with their respective specification. (to also include adequate checks on s/c materials)

Carries out snagging and de-snagging during construction process and prior to presentation to the professional team for handover

Actively manages own self development and that of the team for example through mentoring of more junior engineers through knowledge share, etc.


At least 2 years post qualification experience with good knowledge of the sector or experience within a project based organisation

Articulate and numerate capable of delivering reports verbally and written in an objective and persuasive manner

Displays good interpersonal and communication skills and acts in an independent and professional manner with the ability to influence others including senior management

Working knowledge of Control of Temporary Works (ability to act as the TWC advantageous)

Can demonstrate initiative and resilience

Ability to gather, analyse and evaluate facts

Ability to build strong relationships with delivery teams and project managers

The ability to assess, analyse and adapt their approach to the specific circumstances on any given project

A Broad Range of technical exposure, within the following trades - Piling, Geotechnical, Substructures (including Waterproofing), Superstructures and Facades

Proficient in the use of total stations, EDM's, Lasers or Dumpy level

Working Knowledge of BIM advantageous, with the ability to input 3D scanning, or point cloud survey information

Degree in a Construction related subject

First Aid Course

Is either qualified or working towards professional status of EI, ICE, MCIOB, etc.


€40 - €60k, dependent on experience. An attractive rewards package, including car allowance, pension scheme, professional subscriptions and other benefits, including opportunities for additional responsibility and career development


Diarmuid Reidy is the consultant managing this position. 

If you have any queries about this role, you can contact him by e-mail or phone +353-1-6854644


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