Setting Out Engineer

Capex is recruiting on behalf of a large Main Contractor who is growing their team based on recent expansion and recruiting a Setting Out Engineer for residential & commercial in projects in Dublin, Wexford, and Kilkenny.

The company is a leading building and civil engineering contractor with vast experience across all sectors of the construction industry. They are a nationally recognised contractor with a portfolio of major projects across all sectors of the industry.

This is a fantastic opportunity to gain long-term employment with one of the country’s leading main contractors.

The Role:

  • Maintaining site record such as daily and weekly registers
  • Surveying and setting out using Total Station, GPS
  • Day-to-day supervision of site personnel
  • Promoting and ensuring high standards of Health, Safety and Quality on projects
  • Supervising and managing sub-contractors
  • Assist in the preparation of method statements and risk assessments for construction activities.

The Person:

  • Degree qualified Engineer
  • 2+ years’ experience
  • Setting out experience – Essential
  • Attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Highly motivated and organised


This is a great opportunity for an experienced Site Engineer to further their career and gain long-term employment with a reputable company.

The Next Step

To register your interest, or for more information regarding this position or other opportunities, please contact Robert Mannion in confidence:



Mobile:                +353 (0)86 075 1594


I also have numerous other opportunities nationwide ranging from graduate to senior positions so regardless of experience or location, if you’re interest in having a confidential chat about making the next move in a career please don’t hesitate to give me a call.

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    To register your interest, or for more information, please contact Mike Lee in confidence on 01-513 3301 or