Senior Mechanical Engineer

Job description

Senior Mechanical Engineer required for a leading Mechanical, Electrical and Instrumentation contractor with projects in Ireland, Europe and the UK - working across many sectors such as Pharmaceutical, Power, Waste to Energy, Commercial, Data Centre and Petrochemical.

Role & Responsibilities:
  • Ensuring that technical issues are resolved without delay
  • Process internal procurement from equipment enquiries through requisitioning and monitoring manufacturers, through to delivery to site whilst maintaining a comprehensive audit train 
  • Attend and record regular supply chain meetings to ensure that progress is monitored and maintained within the overall construction programme
  • Prepare risk assessments, method statements and all aspects relating to Health and Safety on site
  • Liaise with the design team and supply chain to ensure correct operation of the plant on site and successful handover
  • Monitor and record progress on site against the construction programme
Managing the projects 
  • Ensure that the Health and Safety, Environment and quality procedures are followed and adequate records maintained
  • Develop the project specific qualify plan
  • Work with the project manager and project teams to review and manage project from inception to handover
  • Undertake regular meetings with the supply chain to maintain progress and to ensure resources are matched to the construction programme
  • To liaise with the project manager and prepare the project close out report
Managing the people 
  • Review with the project manager the allocation of resources and to review progress
  • Review and ensure that the site based personnel have the correct training and valid certificate for the project. 
  • Contribute to performance reviews of Dornan personnel on site
  • Motivate the team on site
Experience Required:
  • Degree Qualified in Mechanical or Building Services Engineering
  • 7 Years experience with a minimum of 5 years site based engineering experience 
  • Detailed knowledge of Engineering and the Engineering Role
  • Excellent Commercial understanding 
  • Health, Safety and Environmental systems and procedures 
  • Knowledge of the team- their strengths and their weaknesses 
This role will require a small proportion of travel to site, this travel will be no more than 1-2 days per week and could involve travel within Ireland the UK and the EU.
If you think you’re the right person for the job; click ‘apply now’ or contact Sean Luckie directly on 091 455302 or

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