Junior Site Civil Engineer

  • BSS Building Staff Solutions
  • Westmeath, Ireland
  • Oct 11, 2018
Permanent Civil Engineering

Job Description

Building Staff Solutions (BSS) are seeking applications for the position of Junior Site Civil Engineer  for a role based in County Westmeath.  

Your Responsibilities

  • Setting out and coordination of site activities in conjunction with Construction Manager and Site Foreman and also monitoring the dimensional accuracy of the installation of precast elements
  • Liaise with clients site team and communicate requirements
  • Coordination of subcontractors and suppliers for site projects
  • Attending of site meetings and maintaining and communication of meeting outcomes to Construction Manager and Site Team
  • Coordination, Communication and monitoring of site H&S Requirements in conjunction with Construction and Health & Safety Manager.
  • Record keeping of all site related activities and information
  • Technical responsibility relating to projects on site including (but not limited to) reading and interpretation of all construction drawings.
  • Liaise with Production Manager at factory in relation to production programming of precast elements for site base projects that are to be installed.
  • Liaise with estimating/work winning team in the preparation of project tenders, quotations budgets and proposals.
  • Assist the Construction and Installation Manager with the scheduling of all labour, plant and equipment and materials resources required to complete the successful delivery of projects.
  • Management of subcontractors during project delivery.
  • Assist the Construction Manager with project programming and control works progress against agreed programmes
  • Co-ordinating on site team to achieve targets and meet deadlines.
  • Liaise with Transport manager in planning and scheduling of all delivery requirements for site.
  • Self-motivated and meticulous, you must also have the ability to prioritise your workload effectively and maintain good accurate daily records.
  • Working knowledge of Auto-Cad and Eurocodes along with good IT skills including Microsoft packages.
  • Possess good organisation, planning and time management skills, a flexible approach and the ability to work on your own initiative.
  • Willingness to develop commercial acumen, in addition to technical skills as part of your commitment to ongoing self-improvement as part of your CPD.
  • Any other appropriate responsibilities as required by the job function.

What you need to have

  • Degree qualified (L7 or L8) in Civil/Structural Engineering Degree (or equivalent)
  • Fully flexible regarding travel, prepared to travel to site locations within the UK and Ireland (predominantly)
  • Demonstrated mathematical and technical skills
  • Ability to think methodically, plan and manage projects.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication & interpersonal skills.
  • Over time, develop negotiating, supervisory and leadership skills combined with the ability to delegate
  • Ability to work under pressure, balance priorities, and meet strict deadlines is essential and being highly motivated and willing to take on new challenges.
  • Team player with exceptional interpersonal skills
  • Valid up to date Safe-pass, SSSTS card/CSCS card and other related training and tickets are highly desirable with a Full clean valid driving licence is required

What you get in return

  • Excellent working environment
  • Salary Negotiable
  • Career progression

 If you are interested in this role, Please click apply or contact Michael on 01 707 1012 today

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A competitive Salary is on offer for this position in line with experience.

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