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Senior Engineer

Position: Snr Engineer

Reporting to: Project Manager

Location: Galway

Salary: €65,000/70,000 plus package

Requirements:

  • 3rd level qualification in an engineering related discipline
  • 5 years + experience with a main contractor

Responsibilities:

  • Working with the health & safety department to ensure safe construction always and that all works are carried out to the highest Health and Safety Standards
  • Providing technical advice in relation to the projects
  • Ensuring that all materials used, and work performed are as per specifications and that the works are carried out to the highest of quality standards
  • Review detailed design, critique and communicate with designers to ensure adequate design is available for construction
  • Reading and interpreting drawings for layouts, materials measure etc.
  • Assigning and overseeing the tasks of Junior Engineers
  • Overseeing the selection and requisition of materials and plant
  • Managing, monitoring and interpreting the contract design documents
  • Working closely with the Project team to ensure sound and timely planning & sequencing of the site activities
  • Liaising with the client, design team members and local authority as necessary
  • Making proposals for resolving unexpected technical difficulties
  • Representing the interests of the client and the company
  • Organising the various professional people working on a project
  • Carrying out risk assessments
  • Maintaining site records and records of discussions/meetings with designers and subcontractors
  • Attending site meetings
  • Making sure the project is running in accordance with the program and on budget
  • Ensuring an efficient construction site
  • Delivering projects with the highest quality