Senior Site Engineer

Cairn plc is the premier housebuilding company in Ireland. The Group is well positioned with a highly attractive landbank of strategically located sites in the Greater Dublin area, having delivered a successful IPO on the London Stock Exchange in June 2015 and the Irish Stock Exchange in July 2017 with a current market cap of €1bn.  Over the upcoming years, Cairn will design and build a portfolio of 12,000 new homes, and we are looking to expand our talented team to support and deliver our growth.

Cairn plc. has a unique opportunity for a high calibre Senior Site Engineer, to assist in the provision of civil engineering services under the direction of the Project Manager/Site Manager. This role will involve working directly with the site team and subcontractors to ensure that the development is built as agreed.  We require an experienced, motivated team player with a keen commercial acumen who can contribute to the successful delivery of the project.

Our multiple projects scheduled to commence in the Greater Dublin area will offer ambitious team members the opportunity to assume new challenges and increase their scope of responsibilities. 

Join our growing team and progress your career with Cairn Homes.  

Key responsibilities

Typically the candidate will be expected to undertake and assist with the following duties:

·       Monitor and evaluate quality control for sub-contractor‘s work

·       Coordinating site drawings

·       Setting out for:

o   Subcontractors i.e. giving the gridlines / levels to groundwork or RC frame

o   Foundations, Floor slabs, Blocklaying, Services and Civil Works

o   House Plots on housing projects and issuing the surveys to solicitors

o   Supervision and monitoring of ground works and civil engineering contractors

o   Supervision and monitoring of concrete frame contractors

·       RC frame experience desirable with residential and/or contracting background

·       Develop strong relationships with sub-contractors to deliver the desired outputs—on time and on budget, with high attention to quality and detail

·       Maintain site records and quality assurance documentation

 

The candidate

·       Minimum of 7 years’ work experience

·       HETAC Level 8 Engineering qualification

·       An ability to achieve demanding time and quality targets.

·       To have good spoken and written communication skills

·       To be methodical, pay attention to detail and be accurate

·       To be good at working with people at all levels and willing to work in a team.

·       To be self-motivated with ability to work on own initiative

·       To be able to co-ordinate a number of different projects at the same time.

·       To be willing to accept responsibility for completing designated tasks.

To join our growing team, email your CV to careers@cairnhomes.com.