Setting Out Engineer - Dublin

Site Engineering
Ref: 7015 Date Posted: Thursday 15 Feb 2024

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


Role – Setting Out Engineer

Location – North Dublin

Project – Apartments & Housing

Salary - €60K - €70K plus package BOE


About the Company:

A top 40 Main Contractor who specialises in delivering high quality housing and apartment developments across Ulster & North Leinster currently have a requirement for Setting Out Engineer for a Project starting in the North Dublin region at the beginning of March.

They have been involved in a range of multi-element improvement schemes with the Northern Ireland Housing Executive as well as schemes within the Republic of Ireland.

The role is with a busy Main Contractor with a constant stream of work and would be ideal for an engineer who wants to move into a management position in the near future!


Responsibilities Include:

  • Reviewing all setting out and levelling the site.
  • Comply with safety regulations on all equipment.
  • Candidates must possess ability to work on own initiative.
  • Accurate record keeping and ability to interpret drawings and specifications essential.
  • Give valuable feedback of selection of site personnel, subcontractors etc.
  • Attend meetings with clients, subcontractors and consultants and ensure all requirements are actioned.
  • Encourage safety on site and comply with company procedures and ensure the work is to a good standard without snags.
  • Liaise with management on site.


Job Requirements:      

  • A Degree in Engineering or Construction Management.
  • Minimum of 5 years’ post experience, preferably with a building contractor.
  • Residential Housing and apartment experience.
  • Able to use setting out instruments is essential and being competent in all aspects of set out, survey & level, temporary works co-ordination.
  • Thorough knowledge of computer and database applications such as Microsoft Office and Project/PowerPoint.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Clean driver’s license.


For any more information on the role, please don’t hesitate to contact Caolán McConville at Inform3 Recruitment on 015 314 886 / 028 30 898 345.

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