Senior Site Manager

Job Details

Due to our clients continued development and expansion, Design Build Search is seeking Senior Site Manager for a Commercial project based in Dublin City.

The selected candidate will have the opportunity to develop and bring added value to their career within an expanding contracting company who have a proven track record in delivering complex, diverse and challenging construction projects since the late 2000’s.

Remuneration for this role will include a base salary, company vehicle, discretionary bonus, pension plan, excellent career advancement opportunities, and much more.


  • Supervision of the construction on site
  • Management of all day-to-day onsite activity
  • Maintaining site diary – recording manpower levels for each sub-contractor and keeping detailed notes of all site activities
  • Support the project manager in delivering the project to the highest of quality & completed on time, within budget
  • Manage and motivate site teams
  • Ensure work is carried out to the highest of standards
  • Implementation of the Safety Management System on site
  • Implementation of the Quality Management System on site
  • Working to an agreed programme and planning future works to avoid delays
  • Plan, maintain and control the financial administration of all construction work to attain and maintain maximum cost effectiveness
  • Requisitioning materials required on site in time and to the correct specification
  • Attend various meetings to ensure the efficient communication of all issues that affect day to day running of the site
  • Organising daily whiteboard meetings


  • 9+ years site management experience (with main contractors)
  • Hold relevant Construction, Engineering or Trades qualification
  • Demonstrated ability to see projects through from concept to completion
  • Previous Experience Working for a Main Contractor
  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • Technical and practical knowledge of the building industry
  • Excellent written and oral presentation skills