Become a Senior Engineer/Assistant Project Manager with a building contractor with an outstanding reputation in the market on large scale construction projects.

This position would come with an excellent remuneration package and a clear path for career growth and development. 


Terrat is presently seeking interest for an experienced Senior Engineer/Assistant Project Manager (ideally you will possess either commercial or residential development experience) ideally with solid contractor / developer experience to join one of Europe’s top Construction Companies permanently based in Dublin. As a Senior Engineer/Assistant Project Manager you will gain exposure to prestigious projects across Dublin ranging from €10-€60 million each respectively

Senior Engineer/Assistant Project Manager Responsibilities:

•Managing a team of Engineers & Chainmen.

•Maintaining the drawing register, stamp drawings “received” and filing superseded drawings.

•Ensuring that the drawing rack is up-to-date with the latest drawing.

•Ensuring drawing rack is labelled correctly & precisely for ease of use by other members of the site team.

•Ensuring all contractors on site is working to the latest set of construction drawings / details.

•Check, understand and interpret specifications and drawings. Inform site management of potential issues that could affect sequencing of works, and timely procurement of isolate elements.

•Checking plans, drawings and quantities for accuracy of calculations

•As a Senior Engineer (ideally possessing either commercial or residential development experience) you will be liaising with the local authority, clients and their representatives (where appropriate to the project) to ensure compliance with local construction regulations and by-laws & setting coordinates.

•Raise RFI’s if information is not clear on drawing and chase for response.

•Maintain RFI register, and update for every progress meeting / Design Team Meeting. 

•Liaise with QS when raising RFI’s to ensure maximum scope

•Resolve discrepancies identified on drawings and specifications.

•Monitor quality of workmanship & materials,

•Prepare and review pre –pour sheets for all elements of work.

•The Senior Engineer will attach post pour sheet & pre pour and file as per BCAR requirements. Ensure sufficient progress photos are taken and filed correctly.

•Quality – ensure all testing of materials – blocks, hardcore, CBR’s etc. are carried out as per HHP / MCOH specification, and results are issued in a timely manner.

•Issuing NCR to contractors during works / when work completed on site is not to specification or tolerance.

•Close out NCR’s with contractors and inform QS of delays or costs incurred

•Maintain as built drawings, liaising with site management to meet project deadlines.

•Ordering materials for external works, labour only contractors – ensuring there is sufficient orders place in adequate time to avoid delays on site.

•As a Senior Engineer you will be coordinating external works and liaising with PM / SM to ensure there is no delays caused due to coordinating external works and internal works.

•Where possible maximizing plant and materials between both external & internal works. I.e. crane, concrete etc.

•Issue the relevant permits along with SM for hot works, excavations, etc.


Necessary Requirements:

•3rd level qualification in Civil Engineering or Construction Management.

•Minimum of 5+ years’ experience preferably within the Irish, UK or European market working for recognised Main Contractor, Specialist Subcontractor or Developer

•Ideally the Senior Engineer will have developed experience on projects in excess of €10 million within the commercial, mixed-use, residential (housing, apartments, duplex’s etc.) etc. sectors

•Strong operational skills and an attention to detail, and experience of the design build process.

•Experience within property development will be advantageous

•Strong and effective communication and interpersonal skills.

•Analytical thinker with demonstrated problem solving skills

•Previous people management experience required.

•Ability to perform multiple tasks at a high level of quality.

•Ability to work well under pressure and within a strict deadline environment.