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Setting Out Engineer

Location: Kildare Salary: €60,000-65,000

Setting Out Engineer- Leixlip, Kildare


Our client is a Tier 1 contractor, based in Dublin and working nationwide incliduding Leixlip, Co Kildare. If you are a dedicated Setting Out Engineer with 3 to 5 years' experience in groundwork‘s and structural works, this role is for you.

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Manage setting out activities on-site. 

  • Verify plans and drawings for accuracy. 

  • Knowledge of setting out equipment, including GPS, automatic level, total station and coordinating site drawings. 

  • Collaborate with subcontractors, clients, and other professional staff. 

  • Ensure that the work and materials match the contract specifications. 

  • Maintain strong health and safety standards on-site. 

  • Perform site surveys to gather necessary data. 

Key Requirements: 

  • 3-5 Years experience as Setting Out Engineer. 

  • Main contractor experience focusing on civils/infrastructure is an advantage. 

  • Familiarity with setting out equipment, including GPS, site engineer level, total station. 

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills. 

  • Excellent IT skills. 

Ideal candidate must have rights to work in Ireland. All applicants can expect a response after 24 hours. 


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.