Site Engineer - Cork

Site Engineering
Ref: 7175 Date Posted: Tuesday 14 May 2024

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


Job Title – Setting Out Engineer   

Project – Residential & Commercial

Job Location – Cork City

Salary – €50K - €60K + package


About the Company

Fantastic opportunity to work with a very busy main building contractor who specialises in new build construction across the Cork Area - All of their sites are within 30 minutes of Cork City.     

The successful candidate will be given the opportunity to progress into a senior role within the company – fantastic training and support opportunities.

They are interested in chatting to Site Engineers with a minimum of 2-3 years’ experience working for a Main Contractor in Ireland.

Applicants must be proficient in setting out/ total station.


The Role

  • Setting out and checking works as required for the project and ensuring all works are completed in line with project drawings specifications and building regulations.
  • Performing checks on the quality of works completed to ensure works are done to a high standard.
  • Liaise with sub-contractors and personnel on site in the planning of daily tasks for the project.
  • Ensure H&S standards are met and adhered to on site.
  • Support the Project Manager, Contracts Manager and Senior Engineer to ensure works are completed as per programme and to a high standard.
  • Maintain excellent relationships with the construction management team, subcontractors and site personnel.



  • A Degree in Engineering or related discipline.
  • Experience residential – houses or apartments is desirable.
  • Minimum of 2-3 years’ experience in an engineering role with a Main Contractor in ROI.
  • Ability to use setting out instruments is essential and being competent in all aspects of set out, survey & level, temporary works co-ordination.



For any additional information on the role, please contact Tanya McCann at Inform3 Recruitment.


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