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Setting Out Engineer




The Shannon Valley Group

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Job Description:

The Shannon Valley Group are currently seeking a full time Setting Out Engineer for the Greater Dublin area. The Engineer reports to the Senior Engineer on site and works closely with him or her to help drive the project through to successful completion. The Engineer is highly motivated and willing to work on their own initiative.

Responsibilities will include:

    Setting out according to design, drawings and complying with company setting out procedure
    As-built surveys with processing
    Valuation surveys with processing-commence surveys and process figures according to QS requests and site conditions
    To comply with company and site-specific Health and Safety protocols and to ensure any health and safety concerns are identified and reported as necessary
    Take care of instruments under your control
    To comply with the company’s detailed survey protocols
    Disseminate information from drawings, specifications, etc. to foremen, operatives, subcontractors, so that they clearly understand what is required
    Check plans and drawings to ensure all calculations are accurate
    Making sure the work performed and materials used are as specified in the contract
    Cooperating with the contract’s manager, foreman, colleagues, and other contractors and the client’s site management
    Daily records must be kept

The candidate

You will be ambitious and motivated to progress your career within the civil space. The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate the following:

    A third level Civil Engineering Degree or equivalent
    3 years' experience in a similar role is desirable
    Setting out experience is essential for this position
    Understand the key elements of engineering work on site-setting out, day-to-day surveys, as-built drawings etc.
    Proficient in the use of Topcon and/or a GPS Trimble EDM instrumentation
    Proficient in the use of Auto-cad
    Sound knowledge of latest building regulation and certification standards
    Valid Safe Pass
    Proficiency in all MS packages
    Ability to work on their own initiative
    Accuracy and attention to detail are key


Permanent / Full-time

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