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Senior Engineer

  • Location: County Mayo
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month 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: 1038392
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:
  • Design review of submissions for earthworks, pavement, road furniture, markings and finishings to ensure it complies with the contract requirements
  • Prepare method statements, inspection and test plans and risk assessments;
  • Responsible for the technical development of staff members;
  • Review quality of work on all ongoing works;
  • Ensure compliance with standards and specifications for pavement design and workmanship;
  • Supervision of earthworks, subbase, CBGM and asphalt pavement construction;
  • Monitors work on an ongoing basis to ensure accurate testing;
  • Review and advise the design team of any modifications needed to the detailed road designs;
  • Propose cost effective and innovative solutions to the problems in road/pavement, roadworks and finishing works;
  • Prepare estimates and participate in tender reviews as required;
  • Manage and price contract variations (continuing variations and improvement works);
  • Prepare and issue price enquiries;
  • Prepare scoping documentation, seek suppliers / subcontractors, obtain quotations, undertake the technical evaluation, and make recommendations for the procurement of materials and services;
  • Communicate with, and attend project progress meetings with the internal site team and clients;
  • Liaise with the Construction/Project Manager, client and supplier on technical matters as required
 

Role Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering, or Geotechnical engineering or related Engineering field.
  • Experience in supervising, coordinating and managing earthworks activities
  • Pavement/Concrete or Asphalt Construction Industry experience.
  • Familiarity with specification for highway works and contract document preparation
  • Sound knowledge of Microsoft Office suite of software;
  • Excellent interpersonal and written communication skills;
  • The ability to lead, manage and proactively participate in project teams;
  • Hold a valid Drivers Licence.
 

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