Setting Out Engineer

  • 3D Personnel
  • Cork, County Cork, Ireland
  • Nov 09, 2018
Permanent Site Engineer

Job Description

Position: Setting Out Engineer


Location: Cork


Salary: €40-55k


3DPersonnel’s client is one of Irelands leading Civils & Building contractors with operations throughout Ireland. They have been successfully delivering both building and civils projects for over 150 years.

Our Client is Looking  to fill the role of Setting Out Engineer for a large Civils Project in Cork. The project has a duration of 3 years.



  • Monitoring and interpreting the contract design documents supplied by the client or architect
  • Liaising with any consultants, subcontractors, supervisors, planners, quantity surveyors and the general workforce involved in the project
  • Liaising with clients and their representatives (architects, engineers and surveyors), including attending regular meetings to keep them informed of progress
  • Planning work and efficiently organizing site facilities in order to meet agreed deadlines
  • Resolving any unexpected technical difficulties and other problems that may arise
  • Would need experience with GPS for drainage etc.



  • Hold a Degree in Civil Engineering 
  • Have worked as a Setting out Engineer within the last 12 months 
  • Have a minimum of 3 years’ experience with a Main Contractor as an Engineer 
  • Have working knowledge of Microsoft Office, Project and PowerPoint etc.  
  • Be highly motivated and organised



  • Excellent salary circa €40k-55k 


If you are a Setting out Engineer considering a career move, please feel to send your CV or contact David Guiney for a confidential discussion.  3D Personnel will not send any applicants CV’s to clients without a full discussion and prior consent. 3D Personnel is a specialist construction recruitment consultancy based in Cork