Setting Out Engineer - Apartments - Dublin

Site Engineering
Ref: 5759 Date Posted: Tuesday 18 Apr 2023

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


Job Title – Setting Out Engineer

Project – New Build Apartments

Job Location – Dublin - 10 minutes off Junction 9

Salary - €45K - €55K + package


About the Company


Working a Main Contractor who specialise in delivering high quality residential and commercial projects across Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland.    

The successful candidate will work on a new build residential development in Dublin 8. Project has a minimum run time of 18 months, so there is lots of opportunity for this to progress into a more senior role.

Applicants must have 2-3 years’ experience working with a Main Contractor in NI/ ROI.


The Role

  • Setting out and checking works as required for the project and ensuring all works are completed in line with project drawings specifications and building regulations.
  • Liaise with and coordinate sub-contractors and personnel on site in in the planning and construction of the project.
  • Read and interoperate drawings and ensure that works are completed in accordance with drawings.
  • Look after RFI and relevant site documents.
  • Host Inductions to site.
  • Support the Site Manager and Project Manager to ensure works are completed as per programme and to a high standard.
  • Maintain excellent relationships with the construction management team, subcontractors and site personnel.



  • HND / Degree Qualification in Engineering or Construction Management.
  • Must have at a minimum 2-3 years’ experience post graduate with a main contractor in UK or ROI.
  • Ideally will have worked on commercial RC Frame/ Steel Frame.   
  • Ability 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.


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


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