Site Setting Out Engineer

  • BSS Building Staff Solutions
  • Galway, Ireland
  • Apr 11, 2019
Permanent Site Engineer

Job Description

Building Staff Solutions (BSS) are seeking applications for the position of Site Setting Out Engineer for a role based in Galway. Our client is a leading civil engineering contractor that operates nationally. They have proven expertise and experience in the completion of many large infrastructure and building projects.

Your Responsibilities

Reporting to the Project Manager, duties of the role will include:

  • 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 

What you need to have

  • A third level qualification in Engineering
  • A minimum of 2 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.

What you get in return

  • Excellent working environment
  • You will enjoy working with a committed, enthusiastic and experienced team guided by a highly experienced Manager who will provide you with support & development throughout the project.
  • Company-wide commitment to learning and development.

Contact Michael: michael@buildstaff.ie 0862107555 www.linkedin.com/in/michaelohara

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