Project Engineer/Project Manager

Our client is currently seeking to recruit a Project Manager/Project Engineer to join their team for projects based in West Of Ireland.  The successful candidate will report to the contracts manager and will be responsible for managing the daily functions of the contract to prioritise safety and maximise efficiency and commercial success.

Duties will include:

  • Project Planning and designing works
  • Managing projects according to time and programme and ensuring projects stays within budget
  • Monitoring progress onsite on a daily basis
  • Client and stakeholder management
  • Management of direct labour and plant resources
  • Management of Sub Contractors
  • Management of materials
  • Establishing, monitoring and maintaining reporting arrangements, resources and client relationships
  • Advising on commercial risks within the project or projects
  • Identifying change and implementing change control process and agreement
  • Keeping management fully advised of any issue/risk which has arisen or might a rise and which could affect the business/project
  • Promote and ensure high standards of health, safety and quality on site
  • Facilitate compiling the as-built drawings/sketches and safety file


  • 3 years experience in the utilities sector
  • Third level qualification in construction related discipline
  • Experience in design and build contracts preferable but no essential
  • Broad knowledge of public works contracts
  • Excellent leadership and communication skills
  • Good commercial and business acumen and IT literacy
  • Ideally some experience in using AutoCAD and ArcGis preferable but no essential
  • Full clean driving licence

For more info you can contact Chris on 0949029944 or you can forward your CV to

Your Recruitment Consultant is Chris Gavaghan

Chris Gavaghan
Chris recently joined the Arcon Recruitment team as a resourcer for the very busy construction division. A native of Swinford, Chris has recently returned from a number of years spent in Dublin. He has vast experience in a variety of industries including Hospitality and Construction. Chris has a strong background in recruitment and worked with a number of high profile Irish and multinational companies on large recruitment projects. Chris is currently tasked with sourcing top level construction candidates and highlighting opportunities that Arcon have with our clients in the construction industry.