Setting Out Engineer

  • Anywhere

Setting-Out Engineer required for an underground Process Drainage Systems contractor to work on a large pharma project in Cork and a similar project scheduled to start in June 2022. Our client has several projects scheduled in this area so the successful setting-out engineer could be based in Munster Region for many years.  We are ideally looking for a Setting-out Engineer with at least 5 years’ experience to work on both projects.



  • 5 years + experience of setting-out on building projects in Ireland or UK
  • Experience of gravity pipework installation
  • Engineering degree qualified
  • Strong Setting-out Experience



  • Control and programming of ongoing and upcoming works
  • Attend site white board meetings and safety meetings
  • 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



  • €45k-€55k
  • Great benefits package
  • Company vehicle / travel allowance


If you are a Setting-Out Engineer considering a career move, please feel to send your CV or contact Andrew Neale for a confidential discussion.  GPC will not send any applicants CV’s to clients without a full discussion and prior consent. GPC has 24 years’ experience working in the recruitment of construction professionals within Ireland and Internationally.