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Posted 3 June 2022

Project Manager – 3 storey school and sports facility – South Dublin

Sector: Management & Supervisory
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  • Location: Kildare
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job #29

Project Manager:

A leading Irish Tier1 Main Contractor with a top class reputation and decades of experience in the construction industry. Current projects are mainly based in the Dublin / Leinster including €multi-million data centres, high rise apartment blocks, hotels, hospitals, roads and pipelines.

They currently have a need for a strong Project Manager with Main Contracting experience to work on 2 new build schools in South Dublin, 2 and 3 storey's high with a 2 storey sports facility, car park, bike park, ball courts, pathways and play areas. This is a permanent, long term role with more projects in the area in the pipeline.


As Project Manager:

Reporting to and working closely with the Contracts Manager, you will have the ultimate responsibility for the successful delivery of the project to be completed on time, within budget, finished to the highest standard and implemented within the required Health, Safety, Quality and Environmental parameters.


Key Duties:

  • Must be able to function autonomously and jointly with the Contracts Manager. He/She must routinely make management decisions pertaining to project issues with minimal supervision throughout the life of the project.
  • Must be able to demonstrate strong Commercial awareness and Cost Control ability with a proven track record in the area of construction planning.
  • Must be technically competent with the ability to set and track project milestones and deliverables.
  • Must function effectively as liaison between the company and external Client executives so as to protect the Company and the specific project, to resolve issues or concerns in conjunction with the Board of Directors.
  • Instruct, coach and direct the project staff with respect to construction, contractual, and regulatory requirements with responsibility for assigned work.
  • Responsibility for the delivery of the job on time, within specification and on budget
  • Ensure all personnel on site conduct their duties to the highest standards.
  • Manage day to day operational duties.
  • Demonstrates continuous efforts to improve operations, decrease turnaround times, streamline work processes, and work cooperatively and jointly to provide quality seamless customer service.


Project Manager Skills:

  • The successful candidate will have 8+ years residential / commercial / mixed development construction experience with a Main Contractor at a senior level as Project Manager / Site Manager.
  • Experience in the education sector / school construction would be preferable
  • An Engineering / Construction Management qualification
  • Thorough knowledge of computer and database applications such as Windows, Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Microsoft Project/PowerProject etc.
  • Thorough understanding of the construction industry and a broad understanding of regulatory requirements.


The Package

The salary is negotiable but expected to be approx. €75,000 – €85,000 + vehicle, pension and healthcare, depending on experience and the opportunity to work on an exciting large scale project with a leading main contractor.


How to apply:

If you’re interested in this role, click ‘Apply’ to forward an up-to-date CV to Eoghan@breaghrecruitment.com

Alternatively, call us now on 0044 (0)7881229823.


The Breagh Team

Breagh Recruitment are the go to specialist construction and engineering recruitment consultants across the UK and Ireland, with an ethos based on flexibility, hard work and a bit of good old common sense. We live within these core values servicing our clients and candidates on a daily basis.

Key roles we recruit for include: Health & Safety managers, project managers, construction managers, site engineers, quantity surveyors, civil engineers, site agents, estimators, buyers, bid managers and site supervisors, across Ireland and the UK.

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