Senior Site Engineer/Manager - Down

Site Engineering
Ref: 6736 Date Posted: Wednesday 15 Nov 2023

INFORM3 Recruitment are currently recruiting on behalf of a Main Contractor for:


Job Title – Senior Site Engineer/Manager  

Project – Residential Housing

Job Location – Newtownards Co. Down

Salary – £45K - £55K plus package


About the Company:

Very busy Main Contractor who specialises in delivering high quality social housing and private housing developments as well as a variety of Commercial developments across Ulster have a current requirement for a Senior Site Engineer/Manager to join their team.

Project values range from £1M to £20M and developments are in excess of 100 units.

Applicants must have experience Managing new build residential developments from site set up through to completion with particular emphasis on finishing.


The Role:

  • Coordination and supervision of the construction of new build residential development.  
  • Be the number one on site for all activities and act as a point of contact for direct staff, subcontractors, clients and design team.
  • Report into and support the Company Director and Contracts Managers.
  • Oversee projects and manage manpower on site including, direct staff and subcontractors.
  • Consult with local authorities and clients when required.
  • Managing sub-contractors and personnel on site to ensure that productivity levels are high.
  • Supervise works on site and ensure the quality of works and that they are done on time and in budget.
  • Plan and coordinate the daily requirements of the site including labour, procurement of materials, and meeting deadlines.
  • Asist in Material Take offs
  • Ensure that company policies including H&S policies are adhered to on site.


  • A Degree in Construction Management or relevant Trade Qualification.
  • A minimum of 4 years proven experience with a Main Contractor managing new build residential developments.
  • Ability to effectively manage site programme and associated schedules to required deadlines.
  • Able to manage and motivate various site teams.
  • Sound knowledge of standards and specifications.
  • High attention to detail.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Able to use Microsoft Office.
  • Full Driving License.

For any additional information on the role, please contact Caolán McConville at Inform3 Recruitment.

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