We are a leading Civil Engineering and Building Company, with offices in Cork, Tyrone and the East Midlands, we deliver high quality construction and civil engineering projects at various sites across the UK and Ireland.

GEDA are currently seeking to recruit Civil Site Engineer Placement Student for our sites in the Munster area. This is a great opportunity to get first-hand experience with a successful and growing company, where you will be involved with some of our Civils and Water infrastructure projects.

You will develop professionally and personally as a successful Site Engineer with an established Company that provides steady and ongoing projects in this area.

The Role:

As a Placement Civil Engineer, you will be responsible for providing support to the Civil Engineers in the design, build, operation, and maintenance on one of our exciting projects.

The Person:

  • Deadline driven, instilling motivation in the team to hit key targets.
  • Work effectively within a team environment.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Work proactively with a keen interest in devolving their careers within the Built Environment.

Previous Experience:

  • Working towards a degree in civil engineering.
  • Student/Graduate membership of the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) or equivalent.
  • Full driving Licence.


Our Evolve Development Programme offers a structured approach to your Continuous Professional Development. You’ll benefit from support from a dedicated mentor who will provide guidance through your personal and professional development, learning both the technical skills and behavioural competencies you require to create your future as a successful Site Engineer.

We are a leading Civil Engineering and Building Company, delivering high quality construction and civil engineering projects across the UK and Ireland. With office locations in Co. Tyrone (NI), Co. Cork (ROI) and the East Midlands (GB) we operate in all aspects of Construction from Civils and Water Infrastructure through to Commercial and Residential projects.

We currently have an excellent opportunity for an ambitious Graduate Quantity Surveyor who is looking to take the next step in their career and work within a progressive company.  We have an excellent reputation for investing in our people, providing a rewarding working environment and a highly competitive benefits package.

This role is based in our Office in Cork.



The Role:

Reporting to the Commercial Manager you will be responsible for:

  • Managing sub-contractor packages through from appointment to final account.
  • Preparation of tenders, cost estimates and quotations within client deadlines.
  • Taking the lead with all commercial matters with clients.
  • The submission of all valuations and variations on schemes.
  • Providing monthly cost reports in line with project budgets.
  • Building close working relationship with Contracts Manger’s and Site teams to deliver quality projects.
  • Identifying cost issues.
  • Visit on site to view works completed, quality and management of costs.
  • Undertaking any other duties as allocated.


The Person:

  • The ability to plan, organise and prioritise and work to meet deadlines, using your own initiative.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to negotiate effectively.
  • High level of Commercial awareness.
  • Ability to work within a fast-paced office environment.


The Experience:

  • Third level degree qualification in Quantity Surveying or a related construction discipline.
  • 0-2 years’ experience, ideally in housing and Commercial projects.
  • Sound estimating skills with negotiation experience of confirming, agreeing, and pricing variations.
  • Good working knowledge of construction contracts to include JCT D&B contracts.
  • Strong IT skills.
  • Full driving licence.