Senior Resident Engineer

Posted 22 April 2024
Salary Negotiable
Job type Permanent
Discipline Construction
Contact NameBrian Mitchell

Job description

Senior Resident Engineer | Louth

Vickerstock are working alongside a leading, Irish design consultancy with an exceptional track record for project delivery in a range of sectors including buildings, bridges, transportation / infrastructure and flood protection schemes. They are now seeking to recruit a Senior Resident Engineer with experience in the delivery of bridge & marine projects on an 36-month contract.

Your new role as Senior Resident Engineer

As a Senior Resident Engineer, you will be part of the site-based team responsible for the supervision of the construction of the Narrow Water Bridge Project. The single carriageway road and bridge will connect Omeath, County Louth with Warrenpoint, County Down. The bridge consists of a 138.50m fixed cabled-stayed main span and a 56.8 m rolling bascule opening span designed to span the Newry River. The cable-stayed, moveable bridge will accommodate pedestrians, cyclists and vehicular traffic. Your duties will include the supervision of;

  • All marine works for the bridge structure, including cofferdams and reinforced concrete substructure;
  • All civil and marines works for the construction of the road;
  • Bridge deck superstructure erection and finishes;
  • The movable spans and associated infrastructure;

What you will need to succeed as a Senior Resident Engineer

  • Chartered Engineer status with a relevant professional body;
  • A minimum of 10-years' site based experienced working on bridge, marine or civil works;
  • Experience in the role of senior resident engineer (or equivalent) on civil engineering works, including at least one steel bridge (fixed or movable) over a river with a construction value of more than €10 million;
  • Experience in the construction of movable bridges, cofferdams and marine pilin

What's in it for you?

You will be joining a large, independently owned consultancy that can offer a diverse range of projects across the built environment. A competitive salary is on offer along with a range of benefits that includes health and wellbeing packages, an extensive training and CPD programme and flexible / hybrid working.

For a confidential discussion on this, or any other vacancy in the Consultancy, Design & Project Management sector contact Brian Mitchell at Vickerstock Recruitment