Senior Engineer – Limerick

Contact Cian Conry
  • Salary: €60,000 - €75,000
  • Location: IrelandMunsterLimerick
  • Sector: Construction & Civils

We’re working with a leading Tier 1 Contractor in their search for a skilled Senior Engineer to join an upcoming project in Limerick.

Working closely with the project/site management team and business leaders, you will be responsible for ensuring that all construction activities are carried out to the highest standards of quality, safety, and efficiency.

Key Duties & Responsibilities

  • Review the design in detail for buildability and generate a schedule of issues for each stage of construction. Maintain this list and update during construction, reviewing regularly with the Project Manager on site.
  • Ensure, by agreement with the project manager, that the project has the required engineering and technical resource to fulfil all engineering duties. Provide necessary leadership to any engineering staff reporting directly to you. Understand any mentoring and training requirements.
  • Liaise with the design team to ensure the construction team has all the required information to construct the Works. Generate and maintain the RFI (Request for Information) Schedule in line with the programme requirements. Hold responsible people to account for providing required design information and responding. Provide clear reporting to the project management team to enable them to understand design status and impact if any to project.
  • Be fully aware of the Programme of the project. (Design, Procurement, Lead-in and Construction).
  • In addition to the programme requirements, challenge the design to provide commercial benefit where possible.
  • Take responsibility for dimensional control from ensuring the project has the required primary control information to the site engineering team providing any required setting out for the Works. Ensure robust checking system is in place to continually monitor and provide required assurance on setting out.
  • In conjunction with the site management, ensure all contractors adopt a safe system of works. Review all method statements for which you have responsibility prior to the works commencing. Take specific care in the high-risk works involved.
  • Ensure all site engineers request and receive timely information so that there is no impact to the programme.
  • As the works progress generate an NCR (nonconformance report) register and maintain during construction. Hold responsible persons and contractors to account and provide detailed weekly reports to the project management team and commercial team on progress / noncompliance.
  • Prior to completion agree snagging process with the project manager. Take responsibility for snagging programme as tasked by the PM. Hold subcontractors to account, close out all snags by timely so as not to affect handover.
  • Provide a schedule of lessons learnt to the Contracts/Project Manager at the end of the project and at relevant times during its execution. Build this schedule as the works proceed.
  • Provide assistance to close out all subcontractor accounts with which you have involvement.
  • Advise engineers on setting out methods and techniques with the responsibility to develop them to their maximum potential.


  • Relevant Engineering Degree
  • Must have an ability to work within a dynamic team of professionals
  • Must have an ability to perform multiple tasks at a high level of quality
  • Must have an ability to work well within a deadline environment
  • Minimum of 8 years’ experience with a Main Contractor in Ireland or the UK.

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