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Current Vacancies

The current vacancies are listed below. To apply, send an email with your CV to careers@dwce.ie

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Site Manager/Foreman (Residential)

Site Manager/Foreman (Residential)

Job Description:

Construction Site Manager with residential construction experience, required for a well-established and growing civil engineering company based in the Leinster region. This is a full-time role with career progression opportunities, for the right candidate.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Hold a civil engineering or construction related qualification, or possess relevant experience.
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in residential construction with a minimum of 3 years in a site manager or foreman role.
  • Strong technical ability along with proficient problem-solving skills.
  • Adept in programme and resource management.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Assist in maintaining health and safety standards on site.
  • Assist in the production of method statements and risk assessments.
  • Management and coordination of all site activities, direct labour and subcontractors.
  • Maintaining daily site records.
  • Liaise with the commercial team in relation to progress and programme.

Benefits:

  • Excellent opportunity to grow your career with an established industry leader
  • Excellent salary & package

Location:

Southeast Region: Laois, Kildare, Carlow, Kilkenny, Wexford, Wicklow and Waterford.

Site Engineer (Residential)

Site Engineer (Residential)

Job Description:

Construction Site Engineer with residential construction experience, required for a well-established and growing civil engineering company based in the Leinster region. This is a full-time role with career progression opportunities, for the right candidate.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Hold a civil engineering or construction related qualification, or possess relevant experience.
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in residential construction.
  • Strong technical ability along with proficient problem-solving skills.
  • Adept in the use of setting out and surveying equipment.
  • Competent in the use of Microsoft Office & AutoCAD.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Assist in maintaining health and safety standards on site.
  • Production of method statements and risk assessments.
  • Setting out against drawings and details, including quality control as the work progresses.
  • Maintaining daily site records.
  • Recording as constructed information on site and assisting in compiling the Safety File at project completion.
  • Assist the Project Manager with materials’ procurement.

 

Benefits:

  • Excellent opportunity to grow your career with an established industry leader.
  • Excellent salary & package.

Location:

Southeast Region: Laois, Kildare, Carlow, Kilkenny, Wexford, Wicklow and Waterford.

Civils Site Agent

Civils Site Agent

Job Description:

Civils Site Agent with utilities and groundworks experience, required for a well-established and growing civil engineering company in Leinster. This is a full-time role with career progression opportunities, for the right candidate.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in groundworks, roads, water, wastewater, ESB and utilities.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Management of resources.
  • Maintaining HSQE standards and compliance.
  • Documenting daily and weekly site records.
  • Assisting the commercial team in relation to site allocations and records.
  • Site visits to obtain project scope and requirements.

Benefits:

  • Excellent opportunity to grow your career with an established industry leader
  • Excellent salary & package

Location:

Leinster and Southeast Regions: Meath, Laois, Offaly, Kildare, Carlow, Kilkenny, Wexford, Wicklow, Waterford and Tipperary.

 

Civils Project Manager

Civils Project Manager

Job Description:

Civils Project Manager required for a well-established and growing civil engineering company based in the Leinster region. This is a full-time role with career progression opportunities, for the right candidate.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Hold a civil engineering or construction related qualification, or possess relevant experience.
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in civil engineering projects, particularly water and wastewater infrastructure projects.
  • Strong technical ability along with proficient problem-solving skills.
  • Commercially and contractually astute.
  • Previous MEICA experience would be an advantage.
  • Competent in the use of Microsoft Office & AutoCAD.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Assist in maintaining health and safety standards on site.
  • Manage the construction programme.
  • Production and review of method statements and risk assessments.
  • Management and coordination of all site activities, direct labour and subcontractors.
  • Maintaining daily site records.
  • Liaise with the commercial team in relation to progress and programme.

Benefits:

  • Excellent salary & package

Location:

Southeast Region; Carlow, Kilkenny, Wexford, Wicklow, Tipperary and Waterford, working closely with our management team in a professional and friendly work environment.

Quantity Surveyor

Quantity Surveyor

Job Description:

Quantity Surveyor required for a well-established and growing civil engineering Company based in the Leinster region. This is a full-time role with career progression opportunities, for the right candidate.

The successful candidate will work on a variety of civil engineering contracts throughout the Leinster and Southeast Regions; Laois, Kildare, Carlow, Kilkenny, Wexford, Wicklow and Waterford. You will be self-motivated, possess excellent organisational skills and work in a multidisciplinary team environment.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Degree in Quantity Surveying or equivalent.
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience.
  • Proficiency with standard forms of contract, particularly Public Works Contracts.
  • Adept with principal civils methods of measurement and specifications.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, with excellent standard of written and verbal English.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Re-measurement and preparation of claim adjustments.
  • Monitoring and tracking of project costs to completion.
  • Compiling monthly progress applications and preparation of final accounts.
  • Preparation of accurate forecasts of project costs to completion and final value.
  • Procurement of sub-contracts and managing subcontractor accounts.

Benefits:

  • Excellent opportunity to grow your career with an established industry leader
  • Excellent salary & package

Location:

Based in our head office, in Castledermot, Co. Kildare, you will work closely with our commercial and management teams in a professional and friendly work environment.

Civils Site Engineer

Civils Site Engineer

Job Description:

Civils Site Engineer required for a well-established and growing civil engineering company based in the Leinster region. This is a full-time role with career progression opportunities, for the right candidate.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Hold a civil engineering or construction related qualification, or possess relevant experience.
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in civil engineering or utilities infrastructure works.
  • Strong technical ability along with proficient problem-solving skills.
  • Adept in the use of setting out and surveying equipment.
  • Previous MEICA experience would be an advantage.
  • Competent in the use of Microsoft Office & AutoCAD.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Assist in maintaining health and safety standards on site.
  • Assist the Project Manager with materials’ procurement.
  • Production of method statements and risk assessments.
  • Setting out against drawings and details, including quality control as the work progresses.
  • Maintaining daily site records.
  • Recording as constructed information on site and assisting in compiling the Safety File at project completion.

Benefits:

  • Excellent opportunity to grow your career with an established industry leader
  • Excellent salary & package

Location:

Southeast Region; Carlow, Kilkenny, Wexford, Wicklow, Tipperary and Waterford, working closely with our management team in a professional and friendly work environment.

Experienced Groundworkers

Experienced Groundworkers

Job Description:

Experienced Groundworkers required for a well-established and growing civil engineering company based in the Leinster region. This is a full-time role with an excellent package for the right candidates.

Requirements:

Minimum of 5 years’ experience in groundworks, roads, water, wastewater, ESB and utilities.

Positions Available:

  • Crew Leaders for 2 to 6 person Crews.
  • Finishing and reinstaters.
  • Pipe layers.
  • Traffic management operatives with valid 3 day SLG card.
  • 180º and 360º Excavator Operators. Truck License would be an advantage.

Benefits:

  • Excellent opportunity to grow your career with an established industry leader
  • Excellent salary & package
  • Training and courses will be provided.

Location:
Leinster and Southeast Regions: Meath, Laois, Offaly, Kildare, Carlow, Kilkenny, Wexford, Wicklow, Waterford and Tipperary.

Civils Foreman

Civils Foreman

Job Description:

Civils Foreman with civil engineering experience required for a well-established and growing civil engineering company based in the Leinster region. This is a full-time role with career progression opportunities, for the right candidate.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience and proven track record as a foreman on civil engineering projects including groundworks, roads, water, wastewater, ESB and utilities.
  • Have excellent organisation and communication skills and be willing to work as part of a team.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Supervision of site personnel.
  • Scheduling of all resources to meet programme.
  • Maintain daily and weekly site records.
  • Work in conjunction with the management team.

Benefits:

  • Excellent opportunity to grow your career with an established industry leader.
  • Excellent salary & package.
  • Training and courses will be provided.

Location:

Leinster and Southeast Regions: Meath, Laois, Offaly, Kildare, Carlow, Kilkenny, Wexford, Wicklow, Waterford and Tipperary.

Careers at David Walsh Civil Engineering

David Walsh Civil Engineering Ltd is a family-owned business, providing a wide range of high-quality civil engineering, utility infrastructure and residential construction services and solutions throughout Ireland.

Due to continued growth and expansion, we have a number of exciting roles available in a variety of locations. If you are looking to progress your career with a recognised industry leader, please apply today or contact our recruitment team at careers@dwce.ie.

David Walsh Civil Engineering Ltd is an equal opportunities employer always looking to recruit talented, ambitious individuals who are eager to work in a dynamic environment.

We currently employ a diverse team of over 140 personnel with a range of backgrounds, qualifications, and skillsets. It is family feel, team-spirit, and driven by common goals that sets us apart.