Setting-Out Engineer

  • Anywhere

Setting-Out Engineer required for a Tier 1 Main Building Contractor to work on an apartment complex in South Dublin.  This project is just starting so the successful Setting-out Engineer will have almost 2 years work in this location before moving onto another project.  Our client’s current projects include, hotels, mixed-use developments as well as datacentres.  This is an ideal role for the Setting-out Engineer with at least 2 years’ experience who wants to join a Tier 1 Main Contractor that will provide strong opportunities to progress into management.


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



  • Setting-out
  • 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



  • €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 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 23 years’ experience working in the recruitment of construction professionals within Ireland and Internationally.