Site Engineer - Waterford

Site Engineering
Ref: 7275 Date Posted: Wednesday 12 Jun 2024

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


Job Title – Site/ Setting Out Engineer

Project – Residential New Build

Job Location – Waterford

Salary – €45K - €50K + package


About the Company

Exciting new opportunity for an experience engineer to work with a progressive residential developer in the Waterford area.


Project is a new build residential with minimum programme of 12 months however upcoming work in the area means this is a full time/ permanent position.


My client is keen to chat to Engineers with 3+ years’ experience working in the Building Sector on commercial or residential developments.


Applicants must have experience with all aspects of setting out and be comfortable with AutoCAD.



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 with main contracting on greenfield sites/ new builds – residential experience is preferred.
  • Experience setting out for multistorey structures.
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in an engineering role with a Main building Contractor in ROI.

Ability to use setting out instruments