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Rapid Response Technician (Tunnel/Road) M/F

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General information


Egis is an international player active in the consulting, construction engineering and mobility service sectors.
We design and operate intelligent infrastructure and buildings capable of responding to the climate emergency and helping to achieve more balanced, sustainable and resilient territorial development.
With operations in 120 countries, Egis places the expertise of its 18,000 employees at the disposal of its clients and develops cutting-edge innovation accessible to all projects.
Improving people's quality of life and supporting communities in their social and economic development, whilst drastically reducing carbon emissions and achieving vital 2050 net zero targets, that's our purpose.



Position description

Job title

Rapid Response Technician (Tunnel/Road) M/F

Contract type

Permanent contract

Business Line specific context

Egis Lagan Services undertake motorway maintenance and renewals work on the Irish motorway and high speed dual carriageway network on behalf of Transport Infrastructure Ireland (TII). Our responsibility extends to some 330km of motorway and high speed dual carriageway.

Job description

The hands-on implementation of the day-to-day maintenance on the road and tunnel.

To carry out routine maintenance activities including:

  • Hedge trimming and maintenance
  • Litter collection
  • Accident damage repair (e.g., boundary fence repairs, concrete repairs)
  • Cleaning road furniture (e.g., signs, bridges)
  • Traffic management installations, operation and removals
  • Driving winter maintenance vehicles
  • Road and tunnel inspections and functional testing
  • Workshop and vehicle housekeeping
  • General maintenance duties
  • Keep accurate records of tasks completed on paper and online systems
  • To provide call-out cover to out-of-office hours’ emergency responses.
  • To undertake all allocated maintenance tasks as directed by the Maintenance Supervisor.


Essential to the role:

  • Relevant experience with a background in construction or farming
  • Experience in one or more of the routine maintenance activities listed above
  • An understanding of and commitment to health and safety practices and principles

Desirable to the role:

  • Experience in a similar role maintaining roads
  • Experience of road construction
  • Experience of traffic management, particularly on high-speed roads
  • Knowledge of the standard methods, equipment, materials, tools, and practices used in performing road maintenance activities


Essential to the role:

  • Ability to work on own initiative and as part of a team
  • Good standard of written and spoken English

Desirable to the role:

  • Technology – Ability to navigate mobile devices easily & associated apps/tools for recording of works.
  • Personal Attributes
  • Self-motivated and enthusiastic
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Adaptable and flexible, with a willingness to learn new skills

Additional Requirements

Willingness to:

  • Provide 24/7 on-call cover on a rostered basis
  • Work outdoors
  • Work some irregular hours
  • Perform night work as required
  • Job Types: Full-time, Permanent


  • Bike to work scheme
  • Company pension
  • Employee assistance program
  • On-site parking


  • 12 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Night shift
  • Weekend availability


Class B Driving Licence (required)
Class C Driving Licence (preferred)

Work authorisation:

Ireland (required)
Work Location: In person
Reference ID: Limerick RRT

Position location

Job location

Europe, Ireland



Candidate criteria

Minimum level of education required

4-Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Science

Minimum level of experience required

2-5 years