Junior Site Engineer

Location Limerick
Discipline: Construction & Engineering
Job type: Permanent
Salary: €40000
Contact name: Brian Doyle

Contact email: brian.doyle@elitetalenthub.ie
Job ref: 32510
Published: about 1 month ago

Elite Talent Hub LTD is a specialist in permanent staffing solutions for clients nationwide.

Our client has an exciting opportunity for a Junior Site Engineer to join their growing team. Reporting to the Head of Construction, the successful candidate will gain experience and exposure across a large construction project, initially in the construction of 371 residential units.



  • Setting out using Leica GPS and Total Station Setting out the following, Foundations, Blockwork, Timber frame, Drainage, Watermain, Site Services, Roads Paths and Paving
  • Surveying as Built information and Compiling as Built drawings in AutoCAD for all elements.
  • Liaising with the Consulting Engineers, Local Authority, ESB and Irish Water and ensuring works are carried out in accordance with the relevant specifications.
  • General Site Administration and documentation, ensuring the site team and subcontractors are working to the up to date information and specification.
  • Taking concrete Samples during pours and keeping a schedule of all site testing.
  • Compiling the Daily Site Diary on Procore.
  • Taking off Quantities and ordering materials ahead of schedule.
  • Checking measures of works completed by sub-contractors.
  • Performing quality checks and carrying out inspections of all construction elements.
  • Uploading progress photos to Procore on a daily basis.
  • Managing the site and select parts of construction works day-to-day
  • Managing health and safety on site along with the site team.
  • Performing Site H&S Inductions and Tool box talks when required.
  • Organising Material, plant and Subcontractors.
  • Planning work efficiently and adapting to setbacks to keep project on schedule and within budget.
  • Reporting progress and other updates back to the site team.
  • Compiling BCAR documentation and all information required for handover.



  • Bachelor degree in Civil Engineering or related field.
  • Minimum of 1 years relevant experience.
  • Experience of draughting/modelling software such as AutoCAD.
  • Thorough knowledge of construction methodologies, materials and standards.
  • Excellent PC literacy advanced working knowledge of MS Excel, PowerPoint, and Word.
  • Strong verbal and written communication, presentation, facilitation and diplomacy skills.
  • Ability to work well alone as well as part of a team.
  • Proactive with the ability to work under own initiative.
  • Enthusiastic and flexible.
  • Monday to Friday role, 39 hours.



  • Competitive Salary.
  • Death in service scheme.
  • Defined contribution occupational pension.
  • Employee Assistance Program.
  • Bike to Work scheme.
  • Staff parking.
  • 21 days annual leave.
  • Further training will be provided and encouraged.