Setting Out Engineer (Apartments)

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Role – Setting Out Engineer (Apartments)

Location – Greystones, Wicklow

Reporting to – Site Project Manager

Contract Type – Permanent Full time

About the role

Glenveagh Properties Plc, a leading Residential Building Company is currently recruiting an experienced Setting Out Engineer. Reporting to the Site Project Manager, you will be part of a team which is delivering high quality residential homes.


Setting out, levelling and surveying the site
Checking plans, drawings and quantities for accuracy of calculations
Setting out for
Subcontractors ie giving the gridlines/levels to groundwork or RC frame
Foundations, floor slabs, blocklaying, services and civil works
House plots on housing projects and issuing the surveys to solicitors
Ensure that all materials used and work performed are as per specifications
Manage, monitor and interpret the design documents supplied by the client or architect
Liaise with any consultants, subcontractors, supervisors, planners quantity surveyors and others involved in the project
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
Mange and coordinate all health and safety matters on site
Resolve any unexpected technical difficulties or problems as they arise
Quality management and BCAR coordination

Degree/Higher Diploma/HETAC Level 8 Engineering or equivalent
3+ years’ post-qualification experience as a Site Engineer
Background in residential developments desirable
Strong setting out experience (AutoCad, Total Station, GPC etc.)
Earthworks and site development experience is essential
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
About us

Glenveagh Properties provides employees with an exciting, challenging and rewarding career in a dynamic and rapidly expanding Company. We work to make a team environment that will attract the best people and give them credible reasons to stay and grow their careers with us.



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