Senior Setting Out Engineer

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Senior Setting Out Engineer

Location: Dublin Salary: €75.000 - €85.000 + benefits

Senior Setting Out Engineer- Dublin, Ireland

Our client is an established, multi-disciplined main contractor operating throughout Dublin and the surrounding counties. This contractor undertakes primarily new build schemes across the residential, commercial, data centre/technology and education sectors

Projects values are generally €10m - £60 m in value, and Group Turnover is in excess of €350m and they are steadily expanding

Due to a recent series of successful tenders, our client is now seeking Senior Setting Out Engineer.

The projects tend to include new build commercial development, development of high spec apartments, design & build projects with prefabrication in high repetition areas and incorporating underground car parks. The building frames are constructed using the “twin-wall” pre-cast concrete system and traditional RC Frame.

The project will involve significant civil engineering works including excavation, retaining works, removal and disposal of soil, underground services, and landscaping.

Key responsibilities :

  • Setting out piles, foundations, building positions, grid lines, datums, drainage & road formations
  • Working with site plans, drawings and building information models
  • Mapping structural boundaries on the ground using pegs and markers
  • Liaising with designers and engineers to ensure plans and drawings are accurate
  • Resolving technical problems

Skills and experience : 

  • Minimum 2 years’ previous experience working as a Setting Out or Site Engineer
  • Competent using Leica total stations and GNSS, digital levels and site lasers
  • Experience in RC frameworks and monitoring would be advantageous
  • Ability to interpret detailed drawings
  • Experience of using AutoCAD
  • Excellent knowledge of surveying, buildings, and structures

This is a fantastic opportunity for local people as on this occasion accommodation for candidates from Outside Ireland won't be provided. 

In return, our client can offer a highly competitive salary + excellent package (no housing)

To consistently deliver a recruitment service that's of an exceptional standard and guided by values of performance, trust, transparency and respect.
To work in partnership and thoroughly understand the needs and preferences of both our clients and candidates.
Collaborative, passionate, reliable and adaptable - we do not promise what we cannot deliver.