Setting-Out Engineer

Job Details

Design Build Search are seeking a Setting-Out Engineer with 3-5 years of experience to join our client’s expanding team based in Dublin 12.

Our client is a well known Irish Main Contractor who has been delivering high quality Pharma, Commercial, New Build, and Fit-Out Construction projects since the late 2000’s.

If you are seeking an employer who offers excellent career progression, and would like the opportunity to work with experts in the field….then keep reading!


  • Set out and survey all assigned construction sites using surveying equipment
  • Ensure that all work is carried out in accordance with health and safety regulations
  • Interpret construction plans and drawings and ensure that work is carried out to specification
  • Provide technical advice and guidance to the construction team
  • Liaise with project managers, engineers, architects, and other stakeholders to ensure that all work is completed on time and to company standard
  • Identify and resolve any issues that arise during construction
  • Maintain accurate records of work progress, materials used, and workforce productivity
  • Provide training and guidance to team members as required.
  • Attend site meetings and provide progress reports as required.


  • Degree in Civil Engineering or a Construction related field.
  • Minimum of 3-5 years’ experience in a similar role in the construction industry
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience working on Pharmaceutical, or Commercial New Build Construction
  • Proficiency in the use of total station, GPS, laser level and other surveying equipment.
  • Proficiency in the use of Autocad and associated programs
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work well in a team environment.
  • Valid driver’s license


  • €50,000 – €60,000 (DOE)
  • Pension Plan
  • Annual Leave 21 days
  • Free Parking
  • Continuous Professional Development (CPD)