Setting-Out Engineer

  • Anywhere

We’re seeking a Setting-Out Engineer to join a leading main building contractor for a student accommodation in North Central Dublin. This is a fantastic opportunity to work on a high-profile project, with a strong pipeline of projects in the Dublin region.  The ideal candidate will have 2+ years of experience, including some experience in RC Frame projects. This is a chance for a motivated professional to progress their career, with mentorship and training provided to take your skills to the next level.  You’ll be offered the opportunity to develop into a management role as part of our commitment to your career development. If you’re looking to take the next step in your career, this could be the perfect opportunity for you.



  • 2 years + experience of setting-out on building projects in Ireland or UK
  • Ideally worked on apartments
  • Engineering degree qualified
  • Strong Setting-out Experience



  • Setting out
  • Also, subcontractor management
  • Site supervision of various trades and contractors
  • Maintain strong health and safety standards
  • Check plans and drawings to ensure all calculations are accurate
  • Making sure the work performed and materials used are as specified in the contract
  • Liaising with subcontractors, clients and other professional staff



  • €60k-€70k
  • Possibility to work self-employed.
  • Company vehicle / travel allowance


If you are a Setting-Out Engineer considering a career move, please feel to send your CV or contact Declan Hasson for a confidential discussion.  GPC will not send any applicants CV’s to clients without a full discussion and prior consent. GPC has 25 years’ experience working in the recruitment of construction professionals within Ireland and Internationally.