RESIDENT CIVIL ENGINEER – ONSHORE WIND – CO. OFFALY

Support the Project Management (PM) Team, acting as on site Resident Engineer during the construction of  a Wind Farm Project, Co. Offaly (approximately 20 months duration);

Duties

  • Review and understand the full scope of planning requirements required to commence construction on the wind farm project;
  • Support the Project Manager in the management of the construction of the project;
  • Become familiar with the Health and Safety requirements for the wind farm;
  • Become familiar with the relevant forms of construction contract;
  • Monitor the Contractors’ and subcontractors’ safety, schedule and quality during the construction phase;
  • Assist in the monitoring and coordination of all contractor design and construction activities;
  • Working with JOD/Client civil engineering teams to manage the review of the Contractor’s civil designs;
  • Assist in the co-ordination of all important stages of construction work to ensure cost, quality and schedule are maintained;
  • Become familiar with and update the project programme with all contractor and sub-contractor updates;
  • Prepare daily, weekly and/or monthly progress reports to Client including updating the Project risk analysis;
  • Preparation and submission for review and issue of project meeting minutes;
  • Cary out onsite surveying, setting out and civil engineering testing;
  • Assist with preparation, marking up, and review of drawings;
  • Assist with preparation, review and monitoring of Risk Assessments and Method Statements for various tasks on the project;
  • Liaise with Contractors, Clients, Designers, Utilities, Public Authorities, Landowners and other project stakeholders as required;
  • Assisting in the production of complete and comprehensive documentation relating to the project and infrastructure, to be compiled in the Project Health and Safety File;
  • Technical inspections of structures, formations and other civil / structural elements of a project as required. Supervision at key stages of civil elements (e.g. turbine foundation concrete pours);

Key Requirements:

  • Hold a degree in Civil Engineering (Level 8 minimum in the National Framework of Qualifications),
  • Chartered Engineer status or working towards it is an advantage;
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience as a civil / resident engineer, preferably with a number of years’ experience on windfarm development projects in Ireland or UK;
  • Design experience combined with construction experience in renewables is an advantage;
  • Experience of the PSDP role on projects is desirable;
  • Have a Full Clean Driving License.
  • Safe Pass Training.
  • Have a good knowledge and awareness of Health & Safety legislation and regulations.
  • Be capable of writing clear and concise reports and keeping works records;
  • Have experience with Quality Assurance Management Systems

What we can Offer

  • Mobile Phone
  • Paid Holidays

The opportunity to work and grow in a dynamic and growing Construction Professionals Division.

How to Apply

If you feel that this opportunity is something you may be interested in and would like an opportunity to discuss the matter further, please forward your C.V. to ann@jodireland.com

 About JOD:

Jennings O’Donovan specialises in renewable energy, water supply, wastewater treatment and in the provision of planning and environmental services. Founded in 1950, Jennings O’Donovan is an award-winning company, which is wholly Irish owned has offices in Sligo, Dublin and Castlebar. The extent of the services provided by the company covers a broad range of sectors including civil, structural, environmental engineering, health and safety, housing and commercial, aquaculture, flood relief, tourism, leisure amenity, water, wastewater and the renewable energy sector.