Project Manager - Laois

Site & Project Management
Ref: 6830 Date Posted: Monday 11 Dec 2023

INFORM3 Recruitment are currently recruiting on behalf of a Main Contractor for:


Job Title – Project Manager

Project – Residential  

Job Location – Portlaoise

Salary – €70K - €80K  


About the Company

Working with a fast-growing Tier 2 main contractor who specialise in light industrial, residential and commercial developments across the Leinster Region valued up to €50M.  

Lots of opportunity to progress in the company- they are experiencing another period of growth with big plans for 2024.

The are keen to get someone who is ambitious to move into Contracts Management in the near future.  

This role would be ideal for someone working in Dublin on high value developments, that is looking for work closer to home with a well set up company.


The Role

  • Act as Number one on site- managing a new build residential development from early site set up through to handover stages.
  • Coordinate and monitor and review construction programme, drawings, specifications and work requirements.
  • Update the project programme, drawings and documents as needed.
  • Report to and support the Contracts Manager and projects director to ensure that projects are carried out on time, within budget and to a high standard.
  • Direct and Manage personnel, site staff and subcontractors and manage and coordinate weekly progress meetings, workshops and plan actions.
  • Manage the procurement of materials and ensure budgets are adhered to.
  • Monitor construction to ensure quality of work and coordinate and liaise with Contracts Manager, Site Engineers and Service Coordinators to ensure all personnel have accurate and timely information.



  • Degree in Construction Management or similar (Third level qualification) is essential.
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience managing Commercial and Residential Developments.  
  • Ability to effectively manage site programme and associated schedules to required deadlines.
  • Ability to use a range of construction software applications to keep files, drawings and programmes up to date.
  • Ability to quickly and effectively overcome any issues that may arise throughout the delivery of the project with minimum impact to programme, schedule or budget.
  • Thorough knowledge of computer and database applications such as Microsoft Office and Project/PowerPoint with Excellent IT skills and good digital and visual presentational skills.


For any additional information on the role, please contact Tanya McCann at Inform3 Recruitment.

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