Site Manager - Dublin

Site & Project Management
Ref: 3923 Date Posted: Wednesday 24 Aug 2022
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Inform3 are recruiting a Site Manager for a growing Leinster based developer with the hope of a start in September. The principal purpose of the role is to bring a high-end residential development to finish while reporting on a regular and routine basis to the Project Manager. This particular project is valued at €2m-€5m and located in North Dublin. Generous package on offer to the right individual.


Job Title: Site Manager

Job Location: North Dublin

Sector: Residential

Salary: €60k-€85k+ vehicle, fuel card, laptop & phone


The Role

  • Take control from 1st & 2nd fix including external finishes, paving, boundary walls and landscaping.
  • Coordinating civil and groundworks sub-contractors and labour force activity.
  • Assist in maintaining a safe working environment within Company workplaces and applying the Company’s Health & Safety Policy
  • Agree and manage the equipment, plant, staffing and subcontract requirements for the site.
  • Maintain site strategy and review with Project Manager as required.
  • Check material and plant requirements and liaise with commercial prior to issuing any variations or instructions.
  • Respond to all queries from trades and action accordingly.
  • Check all materials for damage and meet the required quality standards.
  • Taking responsibility for self-development and the development of others.
  • Driving through safety & quality at every stage of the construction process.
  • Ensuring the developments pass internal and external inspection processes.
  • Providing clear direction to the on-site construction team regarding responsibilities and targets.
  • Providing accurate and regular reports on productivity, progress and dates.
  • Monitoring and controlling the quality of production and approve stage completions for payments to sub-contractors.
  • Reporting additional costs for non-productive costs and prelim expenditure to ensure commercial impact is captured.
  • Carrying out the schedule of works in line with budgetary and time constraints.
  • Reporting directly to the Project Manager and liaising with the client when appropriate.
  • Working in line with all regulations, building standards and codes of practice.
  • Coordinating sub-contractors and labour force activity.
  • Being the leading figure on site, responsible for safe work practices and quality of work.
  • Working closely with the commercial and technical teams.
  • Working with supply chain to ensure materials are on site when required and work is not delayed as a result.
  • Ensure that all sub-contractor quality stage checklists are completed.
  • Thoroughly inspect and snag each plot prior to each key stage inspection.



  • Excellent communicator, with high detail orientation and attention to detail.
  • Experience within a similar role where you have been managing teams and producing high quality residential schemes.
  • Have a detailed understanding of the house building process from a technical and managerial perspective
  • Strong communication skills
  • Creative problem-solving skills
  • Strong decision-making ability
  • Ability to motivate others
  • Good teamwork and people skills
  • Significant experience managing work crews and trades.
  • Previous Housing Development Experience.
  • Ability to read and understand drawings and specifications.
  • Basic computer skills i.e., e-mails and use of excel (Desirable).
  • Safe Pass/Manual Handling/Working at Heights
  • Construction Trade Background.
  • First-Aid (Desirable).


Additional Info

For any queries or further information on the role, please contact Conor at Inform3 recruitment.

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