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Senior Engineer

  • Location: Dublin
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 22 days ago

  • Sector: Advanced Facilities
  • Contact: Steven Garland
  • Contact Email: Steven.Garland@nrl.ie
  • Contact Phone: +353 (87) 662 4838
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 05 December 2021
  • Job Ref: 1038388
NRL are looking to speak with a Senior Engineer for a permanent position with a Tier 1 contractor in Ireland. This contractor is one of Ireland’s largest building and Civils companies with projects in Dublin, Cork, Galway and Kildare.

 

Role Responsibilities:
  • Conduct your work in a safe manner – correct and take responsibility to ensure that all works are carried out to the highest Health and Safety standards.
  • Ensure work is carried out to the highest of quality standards and implement our client’s quality control procedures and project specific procedures.
  • Ensure setting-out information is relevant and available in a format that can be easily communicated on site.
  • Ensure that foremen and operatives clearly understand the information provided. 
  • Develop and maintain professional working relationships with work colleagues and Design Teams.
  • Review detailed design, critique and communicate with designers to ensure adequate design is available for construction.
  • Coordinate the development of design from designer’s details to approved workshop drawings or technical information from subcontractors.
  • Reading & interpreting drawings for layouts, materials measure etc.
  • Management of subcontractors/general workforce on site.
  • Planning works in an efficient manner to ensure program targets are achieved.
  • Ordering and control of materials on site.
  • Maintaining the site records and records of discussions/meetings with designers and subcontractors.
  • Maximise profit through your day-to-day actions: good self-management, accuracy in own work, elimination of re-work and contractual awareness.
  • Follow direction as part of a team and attend meetings as required.
 

Role Requirements:
  • Degree / Higher Diploma qualification in Engineering, Construction Management or equivalent
  • Post-qualification experience with tier one contractors
  • Background in large scale, high head count sites
  • Excellent working knowledge of latest building regulation and certification standards.
  • Strong commercial acumen and negotiation skills.
  • An ability to achieve demanding time and quality targets.
  • Have good spoken and written communication skills.
  • Be methodical, pay attention to detail and be accurate.
  • Good at working with people at all levels and willing to work in a team.
  • Self-motivated with ability to work on own initiative.
  • Able to co-ordinate a number of different projects at the same time.
  • The drive to be responsible for exceeding targets.
 

What’s in it for you:
  • Chance to work with a great team on some of Ireland’s largest and most exciting construction and civil engineering projects.
  • Competitive hourly rate
  • Opportunity to learn and develop skills