Assistant Site Manager

  • 3D Personnel
  • Dublin, Ireland
  • Sep 18, 2019
Permanent Site Manager

Job Description

Vacancy: Assistant Site Manager

Location:  South Dublin                

Salary: €40K  -€50K + package


3DPersonnel’s client are one of Ireland’s most respected building and property development firms.

An opportunity has arisen for a confident, motivated and career focused Assistant Site Manager who shows fledgling leadership and good decision making skills.

The successful candidate will have worked for main contractors/subcontractor or developers for 1 - 3 years across Ireland/UK. 

This is a great opportunity for a highly ambitious individual that wishes to work for one of Ireland’s most progressive companies.


Your duties as Assistant Site Manager:

  • Assist Senior Site Manager in overseeing operations on a day-to-day basis
  • Ensure that work is done safely, on time and within budget and to the right quality standards
  • Monitor progress, oversee delivery of materials and carry out safety checks and sort out any problems which could hold up work as they arise
  • Keep in close contact with members of their site team at all times
  • Liaise with architects, engineers, surveyors and planners
  • Checking plans, drawings and quantities for accuracy of calculations
  • Manage, monitor and interpret the design documents supplied by the client or architect
  • Attend regular meetings to keep others informed of progress; prepare progress reports
  • Plan and efficiently organising plant and site facilities in order to meet agreed deadlines
  • Ensure that work complies with building regulations and health and safety legislation as well as other legal requirements
  • Keep the client updated regularly on progress
  • Act as point of contact for members of the public and sub-contractors
  • Resolve any unexpected technical difficulties or problems as they arise



  • Degree/Higher Diploma/HETAC Level 8 Engineering or equivalent
  • 1 - 3 years’ post-qualification experience as Engineer
  • Background in residential developments desirable
  • A strong sense of ownership and responsibility for tasks/projects
  • Accuracy, attentive to detail, and a methodical nature are key
  • The ability to lead, use initiative and be self-motivated
  • Good organisation & time management skills are essential
  • Good understanding of current Health & Safety legislation is needed