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Engineer (Civil)

Junior Site Engineer

Posted Dec 20, 2023
Cork, Ireland
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Our client, a well known civils contractor, requires a Junior or Graduate Site Engineer to join their team in Cork City.

The contractor has multiple exciting projects kicking off in the Cork area and it would be an ideal place for a young engineer to gain great experience in the civils sector.

Job Description:

The Junior or Graduate Site Engineer will be responsible for setting-out the site and dimensional controls in accordance with the relevant contract Drawings, Specification and Site Surveys.

Is also 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


  • Set out works in accordance with drawings, specifications, and site surveys.
  • Raises RFI’s and resolves technical issues with employer’s representatives, suppliers, subcontractors and statutory authorities.
  •  Liaises with company or project purchasing department to ensure that purchase orders adequately define the specified requirements.
  • 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
  • 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.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Candidate must have an engineering related qualification
  • Articulate and numerate, capable of delivering reports verbally and written in an objective and persuasive manner.
  • Can demonstrate initiative and resilience.
  • Displays good interpersonal and communication skills and acts in an independent and professional manner.

If you possess the required qualifications and experience, and are eager to take on a challenging role as a Junior or Graduate Site Engineer with our client, we encourage you to apply by submitting your CV via the link provided or call for more information.

A strong remuneration and benefits package is on offer for the right candidate.

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For more information on this position please call Ward Personnel on 021 233 9120 or apply online and a member of the Ward Personnel team will be in touch.