Setting Out Engineers

Our client A builds Contractor who specialises in Residential Builds, Commercial Retail Fit Outs and Education and Healthcare fit outs are looking for Setting Out Engineers to join their growing operation In Dublin.

Candidates considered would have:

  • 2+ years’ experience
  • Qualified with an engineering degree
  • Proficient in use of engineer’s levels
  • Working knowledge of EDM and Total Station
  • Experience in setting out, groundworks, concrete/steel structures
  • Preferably RC Experience
  • Working knowledge in Microsoft Office, Project, PowerPoint etc
  • Main contractor, subcontractor, surveying firm or similar preferred
  • Good understanding of Health, Safety and Environmental regulations


Role will include:

  • Set out the works and ensure that foremen and operatives clearly understand the information provided
  • Record all daily activities, relevant information and occurrences in your site diary
  • Record and report on work progress including that of subcontractors to your manager
  • Disseminate information from drawings, specifications, etc. to foremen, operatives, subcontractors, so that they clearly understand what is required
  • Test materials as directed by your supervisor/line manager in accordance with the relevant specifications
  • Monitor and check setting out instruments and testing equipment
  • Follow directions and attend meetings as required


For more info you can contact Chris on 0949029944 / 0872348835 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.