Setting Out Engineer - Tier 1 Contractor - Louth

Site Engineering
Ref: 5144 Date Posted: Monday 23 Jan 2023
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INFORM3 Recruitment are currently recruiting on behalf of a Main Contractor for:


Job Title – Setting Out Engineer

Project – Residential – High Rise & Low Rise 

Job Location – Louth   

Salary - £35K-£45K plus van & fuel    


About the Company

Working with a Tier 1 Main Contractor who specialise in residential & Commercial developments across down, Louth and North Dublin valued up to €20M.

The successful candidate will work on a project in North Dublin before moving to a new build development in Louth in the coming months. Travel costs will be covered by the business. This role would be ideal for someone from Armagh, Down, Monaghan, Cavan or Louth.


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.
  • 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 least 3 years’ experience post graduate with a main contractor in UK or ROI.
  • Ideally will have worked on timber frame or traditional build residential projects.
  • 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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