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Posted 24 June 2022

Site Engineer

Athlone , Westmeath
Sector: Site Engineer
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  • Location: Athlone , Westmeath
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job #11

Having just signed the contract for a 12 Million euro civils’ package in Co Westmeath, one of Ireland’s primary main civil contractors have a permanent opportunity for a Site engineer to join their team on this project in Athlone.

Offering a starting salary of €40,000 – €45,000, company vehicle, Pension & health care.


For this project we are looking for a Site Engineer who has 2-3 years recent civils experience.
You will report to the Project Manager on a technically challenging project incorporating a mixture of Bridges and Roads.

You will be responsible for:

  • Setting out and checking works as required for the project
  • Taking site measurement and formation record levels
  • Health and Safety requirements on site, promoting the implementation of the Safety Management System and maintaining site records in accordance with ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 requirements
  • Liaise with the Construction Manager & Site Foreman, recording & measuring of works in progress & the organisation of the workforce, the requisitioning of plant and materials
  • Managing key elements of the project plan and scheduling and planning the weekly and daily workforce program deliverables
  • You will be responsible for coordinating the workforce (direct and sub-contractor) and all other resources required to implement the execution of the project plan
  • You will be responsibility for the quality of the construction deliverables, as well as creating and/or assessing quality standards.


  • You will have a relevant degree, BSc, BEng or MEng degree in Civil Engineering
  • You will have between 2 and 4 years’ hands on operational experience managing a range of Civil Engineering projects.
  • You will be Computer literate and up to date in Engineering Packages / Software
  • You will have excellent interpersonal skills, strong English written and oral communication skills & the ability to work as part of a team


Company Vehicle – Van or 5 door car, which ever suits you
Company pension – Up to 12% Matched contributions
Location – If you’re from the Westmeath area, they have plenty of work close to home
Chartership – They offer full support to optain chartership
Working days – They work Monday – Friday / No Weekend work

How to Apply:

If you’re interested in this role, click ‘apply now’ to forward an up-to-date CV to cathal@breaghrecruitment.com or call us now on 0044 (0)7724790015 Dublin office: 00353(0)15314345

The Breagh Team

Breagh Recruitment are the go to specialist construction and engineering recruitment consultants, providing qualified and experienced professionals with Construction jobs across the UK and Ireland, with an ethos based on flexibility, hard work and a bit of good old common sense. We live within these core values servicing our clients and candidates on a daily basis.
Key roles we recruit for include: Health & Safety managers, project managers, construction managers, site engineers, quantity surveyors, civil engineers, site agents, estimators, buyers, bid managers and site supervisors, across Ireland and the UK.
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