Senior Resident Engineer, Kilkenny

February 21, 2024
February 21, 2024 careers

OCSC are currently recruiting a Senior Resident Civil Engineer for a project located in Kilkenny.


The Senior Resident Civil Engineer shall ensure works are constructed in accordance with the Employer’s Representative’s requirements and that the Contractor carries out all obligations.


  • Supervision and associated administration of all civil related construction works on site.
  • Supervision of civil work requirements and instructions from the Employer’s Representative (ER), Design Team, and Local Authority etc.
  • Monitor, measure, inspect and report on works being carried out to the Employer’s Requirements.
  • Assist the Employer’s Representative in Technical and Contractual matters.
  • Prepare regular site progress reports in conjunction with other site Resident Staff regarding Quality and Programme.
  • Monitor the Contractor’s works for compliance with the Safety Health & Welfare at Work (Construction) Regulations 2013 and related legislation.
  • Review of Method Statements and Contractor’s Engineering works proposals to ensure compliance with the Works Requirements.
  • Keep and maintain comprehensive records/diary of work in progress and report on same.


The successful applicant must have the following requirements.

  • A degree in Civil Engineering.
  • Have previous experience in a similar role.
  • Hold membership of a relevant professional institution.
  • Must have good knowledge and awareness of H&S legislation and regulations.
  • Have knowledge and experience of current forms of contracts, and EN Standards.
  • Be proactive, a good communicator with the ability to work well with others in a multi-disciplinary project team.
  • Have an excellent level of attention to detail and accuracy.
  • A ‘can do’ attitude.


  • Must have a minimum of 7 years post graduate relevant experience with 4 years relevant on site.
  • Knowledge and experience in Contract forms, and Construction techniques.