Senior Project Engineer - HVAC


Our client, a Cork based General Mechanical Services Contractor, with specialist experience in the construction of HVAC systems and Cleanrooms servicing clients in the Pharmaceutical, Food, and IT Sectors, are currently hiring a Senior Project Engineer.

The successful applicant will be responsible for the delivery and management of HVAC and Cleanroom installations on multiple sites within the pharma, biopharma, and IT areas.




  • Overall management of project delivery to the satisfaction of all stakeholders including determination and definition of the scope of work and project deliverables.
  • Project scheduling and progress reporting and resource deployment.
  • Procurement of resources, equipment and materials, subcontractors, and personnel for seamless project delivery.
  • Project commercial management, cost control and cost recovery for contract and variation works.
  • Successful management of the client’s expectations and procurement of follow-on works.
  • Provision of monthly project reports to project director.
  • Ensure work is done in compliance with all relevant building and safety codes
  • Select and manage subcontractor and supplier relationships
  • Management of HSQE on site.
  • Raising and managing RFI’s.
  • Manage labour tracker.
  • Maintaining progress reports weekly.
  • Report and manage any changes/variations with the QS on the project.
  • Resourcing - responsible for direct and specialist sub-contractors
  • Liaison with both Design and Construction professionals
  • Liaison with main contractors and the client-based site team
  • Coordination and delivery of project plant and equipment
  • Update program gains/losses


Professional Experience & Qualifications:


  • Bachelor's degree in Construction Management, Mechanical Engineering, Quantity Surveying or other applicable discipline.
  • 5+ years of experience in project management within the construction industry. Experience from pharma or biopharma is desirable.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects at a time across diverse groups and stakeholders while optimizing solutions.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and BIM with the ability to generate detailed monthly reports.
  • Conscientious, with a high attention to detail and an ability to multitask.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, with fluent English.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of construction, engineering, and architecture principles.
  • Ability to budget, schedule, negotiate, and control costs.
  • High degree of familiarity with contract and subcontract documents, terms, and conditions
  • Strong leadership and management skills.




Permanent, Full time, Site-based, Monday-Friday, normalised office hours



An attractive remuneration package upwards of €55,000, commensurate with relevant experience, is on offer.


For a confidential discussion on this or any other current opportunity please contact Mark Farrell