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Resident Engineer

  • Salary

    Excellent package and remuneration
  • Education level


We are seeking a Resident Engineer to join our clients team. The ideal candidate will have 5+ years’ experience in roads, transport and civils infrastructure projects. You can be based out of Dublin, Galway or Cork, with the option for remote/hybrid working also.

The successful 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.

Job summary and desirable skills / attributes:

  • 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 Senior Resident Engineer in day-to-day activities on site.
  • Experience in supervising 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 on Contractors progress.
  • 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.

Personal qualities:

  • 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.