Setting Out Engineer - Tier 1 Contractor - Kildare

Location: Ireland

EUR 40,000 - 50,000

Job Type: Perm

Industry: Construction-Infrastructure-Jobs

Job ID: JO-1902-13191

Consultant: Elaine Burke

Are you a Setting out Engineer with 1+ years experience experience large scale building projects?

Would you like to work for one of Ireland's leading Civil and Building Contractors?

If you are interested in this role, you can contact Elaine by e-mail or phone +353-91-9696684

Setting Out Engineer - Tier 1 Contractor - Kildare


​Our client is one of Ireland's leading Civil & Building Contractors with operations throughout the country.

Job Description

Set out the works and ensure that foremen and operatives clearly understand the information provided 

Disseminate information from drawings, specifications, etc. to foremen, operatives, subcontractors, so that they clearly understand what is required 

Test materials as directed by your supervisor/line manager in accordance with the relevant specifications 

Record all daily activities, relevant information and occurrences in your site diary  

Record and report on work progress including that of subcontractors to your manager

 Listen to and learn from more experienced site personnel - if in doubt, ask. 

 Pursue, proactively your own development and training. (i.e. complete the work-based development programme in a timely manner) 

Conduct your work in a safe manner – correct and report those who do not 

Develop and maintain professional working relationships with all personnel. 

Monitor and check setting out instruments and testing equipment. 

Maximise profit through your day-to-day actions: good self-management, accuracy in own work, elimination of re-work 

Follow directions and attend meetings as required 



A third level qualification in Engineering

A minimum of 1 years’ experience in setting out or site engineer

Main contractor, subcontractor, surveying firm or similar preferred

Good understanding of Health, Safety and Environmental regulations

Excellent communication skills

Working knowledge in Microsoft Office, Project, PowerPoint etc.


Salary €40k - €50k depending on experience

Excellent company benefits


Elaine Burke is the consultant managing this position.

If you have any queries about this role, you can contact her by e-mail or phone +353-91-9696684


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