Construction Vacancies

Senior Buyer (Gas & Water)

Permanent
Dublin, Ireland
Competitive salary

Senior Buyer (Gas & Water) North Dublin €Neg The role will be accountable for the execution of; sourcing materials suppliers & subcontractors, tendering activity, supply chain management, data analysis, and managing and coordinating communication and delivery with suppliers and internal customers. The Senior Buyer will be responsible for the line management, training and support for the Buyers on that contract, in accordance with the Project Procurement Strategy and relevant procurement procedures. He/she will also assist the Head of Procurement in shaping and delivering the Gas & Water strategy in Ireland. ACCOUNTABILITIES Commodity research and spend analysis. Sourcing (including on-boarding) new subcontractors or material suppliers, in accordance with Procedures. Conducting tender exercises. Ensuring compliance to internal policies and procedures across the contract. Line management responsibility of two Buyers. Develop strong relationships across the project, working collaboratively, influencing stakeholders including leaders and key decision-makers to drive behaviours and ensure appropriate involvement of Procurement in all sourcing activities. Regular data analysis, reporting and presenting internally on immediate and future priorities, risks, issues and potential solutions. Maintain the Approved project sub-contractor directory in conjunction with Commercial / Finance / SHEQ, to ensure al information held is accurate and current. Develop and manage two Buyers through the provision of direct and actionable feedback, and creation of meaningful development plans/set of objectives. Understand and uphold Equal Opportunity policies and practices and ensure their understanding and implementation by the project Buyers To register your interest, please send CV to john.behan@icds.ie or call 01-632-1200

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Business Development - Construction

Permanent
Abbeyland, Duleek, Co. Meath, Ireland
Competitive salary

Business Development - Construction Louth €Neg Required for a well-established learned body, founded to promote excellence in the use of concrete and to also provide a valuable service to the wider construction industry. The Society is seeking to appoint an Executive Officer to further enhance and develop the services offered by the Society. Role: This is a high-profile role within the construction sector in Ireland. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to expand their horizons through collaboration and networking with colleagues across the multi-disciplinary construction community. In promoting excellence in concrete design and construction the successful candidate will play an important role in the sustainable development of the Irish construction industry. Responsibilities and Duties: To promote the widespread adoption of Society training courses, particularly the Concrete Ticket, and develop future formal training offerings. To promote and develop Society lectures to inform and educate members on technical matters. To grow membership through promotion of the benefits for Society members. Management of the day-to-day activities of the Society, including collaboration with Council members and other stakeholders, both national and international. Liaison with other professional and industry organisations. Responding to and managing requests for technical information and advice. Requirements The successful candidate will also be expected to be highly self-motivated and have a professional enthusiasm for concrete as a construction material. The ideal candidate should have a third level qualification, preferably a degree in a construction discipline, and have experience in the construction industry. Excellent networking, communication and interpersonal skills are essential in this role, as is a good working knowledge of information and communications technology. Candidates will be required to demonstrate strong business development acumen as well as management and administrative abilities. Experience is essential in concrete technology, design or construction. An initial fixed term contract of two years will be offered to the successful candidate, subject to a satisfactory probationary period of six months. A competitive remuneration package will be offered, commensurate with experience. The successful candidate will require their own transport and full driving license, as some travel will be required To register your interest, please send CV to john.behan@icds.ie or call 01-632-1200

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Executive Officer - Concrete

Permanent
Dublin, Ireland
Competitive salary

ICDS have been requested to work on a high profile role within the construction sector in Ireland. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to expand their horizons through collaboration and networking with colleagues across the multi-disciplinary construction community. In promoting excellence in concrete design and construction the successful candidate will play an important role in the sustainable development of the Irish construction industry. Responsibilities and Duties: Priorities for the appointee will include: • To promote the widespread adoption of training courses and develop future formal training offerings. • To promote and develop lectures to inform and educate members on technical matters. • To grow membership through promotion of the benefits for members. • Management of the day-to-day activities including collaboration with Council members and other stakeholders, both national and international. • Liaison with other professional and industry organisations. • Responding to and managing requests for technical information and advice. Requirements: This role will involve working under the direction of, and reporting to, the directors and Council; however, the successful candidate must have the ability to work as part of a small team and to promote participation among members and committees. The successful candidate will also be expected to be highly self-motivated and have a professional enthusiasm for concrete as a construction material. The ideal candidate should have a third level qualification, preferably a degree in a construction discipline, and have experience in the construction industry. Excellent networking, communication and interpersonal skills are essential in this role, as is a good working knowledge of information and communications technology. Candidates will be required to demonstrate strong business development acumen as well as management and administrative abilities. Experience is essential in concrete technology, design or construction. An initial fixed term contract of two years will be offered to the successful candidate, subject to a satisfactory probationary period of six months. A competitive remuneration package will be offered, commensurate with experience. The position will be largely based in Platin. The successful candidate will require their own transport and full driving license, as some travel will be required but all expenses will be covered Contact Info: If you are interested in this role please send a CV to Stephen.Walsh@icdsuk.com or Call Stephen on 0208 861 7847. NO CV'S ARE SENT TO CLIENTS WITHOUT PRIOR CONSULTATION AND PERMISSION TO DO SO FROM THE CANDIDATE

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Architectural Technician

Permanent
Dublin City Centre, County Dublin
Competitive salary

Architectural Technician Dublin City € Attractive + Package Required for top tier developer offering long term career and who have delivered landmark projects across Dublin in the residential sector. The purpose of this role is to oversee the design of our new homes to ensure the highest standards in contemporary living space design, delivering best-in-class designs in line with customer expectations. Reporting to the Head of Design, the successful candidate will across the full portfolio of Group projects. Provide oversight to our external design consultants from project construction and handover Manage design teams to achieve accurate and coordinated design post planning process to enable accurate procurement by site teams. Review and provide commentary to construction detailing from design team Assist the product selection process to ensure informed decision making in the selection of kitchen, bedroom, and bathroom fittings for new homes Contribute to the Value Engineering process with the Construction Operations team to ensure buildable, value-add design solutions are achieved in line with project commercial parameters Interface with the Construction Teams to ensure the smooth implementation of the design vision and delivery of detailed design packages in line with construction programme timelines Implement in-house design guidelines for new home schemes Review and interrogate sales information from external consultants to ensure accuracy. Key requirements; Qualified Architect Technician with 5+ years’ post qualification experience in residential architecture / internal architecture / interior design A passion for good design and strong appreciation of residential building form and aesthetic Experience in residential interior design and architecture, with a deep interest in modern living standards and spatial design Creative mind, interest in innovation and researching evolving consumer trends Commercially astute with an ability to make value-add contributions through the design development process In-depth knowledge and appreciation of the budget and programme parameters underpinning the construction delivery process Ability to work with a wide array of project stakeholders both internal and external, in a fast-paced project delivery environment with an ability to influence the decision-making process Proficient in CAD and sketch design Experience with a residential design / build developer an advantage, although not essential To register your interest, please send CV to john.behan@icds.ie or call 01-632-1200

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Site Engineer

Permanent
Dublin, Ireland
Competitive salary

Our client is a well-respected Residential Developer operating throughout Leinster with their Head Office in Dublin. They now seek a Site Engineer on a permanent, full time basis for North Dublin. Responsible for assisting the construction management team in the on-site control of the building elements of projects, the Site Engineer’s duties include but are not limited to: Setting out, levelling and quality control, including concrete quality through cube sampling, slump testing, etc. Record keeping of all site activities, maintaining a site diary, uploading material to the DMS, etc. Supervision of other directly employed and subcontractor personnel engaged in various elements of the construction project. Adheres strictly to the Company’s health and safety, environmental, quality and other on-site policies and procedures. Requirements: Candidates should have appropriate engineering qualifications and a minimum of two to three years work experience gained with a building contractor. Excellent IT skills, together with a sound working knowledge of surveying instruments and equipment, is expected, while self starters and problem solvers with the ability to work well in teams can expect to enjoy career advancement opportunities within a relatively short timeframe. Contact Info: If you are interested in this role please send a CV to Stephen.Walsh@icdsuk.com or Call Stephen on 0208 861 7847. NO CV'S ARE SENT TO CLIENTS WITHOUT PRIOR CONSULTATION AND PERMISSION TO DO SO FROM THE CANDIDATE

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Quantity Surveyor - Residential

Permanent
Dublin, Ireland
Competitive salary

​Our client are a well-respected Residential Developer who are currently looking for a Quantity Surveyor on a permanent basis for projects in North Dublin and surroundings. Responsibilities: Manage the Subcontractors contract obligations to ensure compliance Evaluate and approve Subcontractor Applications for Payment Manage the Subcontractor variation account including evaluation and approval of subcontractor submitted variations Identify Work Package variations that may be claimed from the Client and prepare variation documents for submission to the Client. Evaluate and approve back charges from/to the Client, Employer & Subcontractors Review and approve all Work Package correspondence for Commercial and Contractual intent Provide Commercial & Contractual advice to the Project team members Provide input into the production of: Monthly Commercial Reports Applications for Payment to the Client Contract claims (delay, EoT etc.) for Client & Subcontractor Report any Commercial and Contractual risks to Line Manager Undertake additional Commercial and Contractual activities as required. Requirements: Degree in Quantity Surveying. 3-5 years’ experience working with a main contractor on large scale commerical building projects/large scale civils projects Demonstrates good commercial and business acumen. Strong organisation skills to ensure clear and concise reports are maintained throughout assignment. Strong IT skills; Buildsoft & Excel Have a flexible and adaptable approach and personality Excellent communication skills, negotiating skills, attention to detail, team player, ability to build relationships, can work under pressure and on own initiative, empowered to take own responsibility and accountability Contact Info: If you are interested in this role please send a CV to Stephen.Walsh@icdsuk.com or Call Stephen on 00044208 861 7847 or 0044788 032 2118. NO CV'S ARE SENT TO CLIENTS WITHOUT PRIOR CONSULTATION AND PERMISSION TO DO SO FROM THE CANDIDATE

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Site Manager - Residential

Permanent
Dublin, Ireland
Competitive salary

Our client are a well-respected Residential Developer who are currently looking for a Site Manager on a permanent basis for projects in North Dublin and suroundings. The Project: Residential new build in North Dublin. Long term project. Roles /Responsibilities: Supervising the subcontractors on site and pushing work for completion within the set time period. Manage the site and ensuring the work is completed safely, on time, within budget and to the required quality by effectively organising and managing the site activities Identify the need for Risk Assessments / Safe Systems of work and implement in your area whilst maintaining records Manage and implement H&S procedures including the weekly audit process and ensuring all registers and documentation are entered correctly and in a timely manner Deliver changes to current working practices and procedures to provide service improvements through negotiation and consultation with recognised employee representatives, whilst ensuring effective employee relations Understand budgets, valuations and costs whilst recognising contractual requirements Ensure the timely delivery of MI, project reporting and forecasting Support the procurement functions in the selections of sub-contractors and suppliers and provide performance feedback Ensure that adequate site records are maintained including but not limited to Site Managers reports, daily diary, weekly labour, plant, materials and goods returned, progress photographs, site inductions, and health and safety records Ensuring staff you are responsible for understand their roles and responsibilities, and manage them accordingly by providing guidance and training as necessary Requirements: Good residential experience Strong carpentry background Third level Qualification / Equivalent Knowledge of Health & Safety Good IT skills Contact Info: If you are interested in this role please send a CV to Stephen.Walsh@icdsuk.com or Call Stephen on 0208 861 7847. NO CV'S ARE SENT TO CLIENTS WITHOUT PRIOR CONSULTATION AND PERMISSION TO DO SO FROM THE CANDIDATE

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Estimator

Permanent
South Dublin, Ireland
Competitive salary

​Our client is one of Ireland's leading Specialist, Modular and Fit-Out Contractor. They are currently seeking an office based Estimator permanently in Dublin. This role would be ideal for someone who has roughly 2-3 years experience in an Estimating role. You will be reporting to the Estimating Manager, the successful candidate must have strong negotiation skills, with the ability to work on multi projects simultaneously, and deliver estimates which reflect current market conditions, whilst adhering to stringent deadlines. Key Tasks and Responsibilities: • Degree qualification within Construction • Ideally 2-3 years’ experience in Estimating within Build / Main Contractor Environment • Strong knowledge and experience in tender preparation and submission. • Excellent IT skills required, experience of 3D Cad and MS Excel an advantage. • Strong commercial awareness with the ability to interpret contract documents from a commercial perspective. • Liaise with suppliers and collect quotes on materials. • Schedule time-frame for required labour, equipment, and materials, and sub-contractual arrangements. • Track actual costs against the estimate and identify possible improvements to processes. • To work within the tender team to maximise all opportunities to achieve the best net cost estimate. • Gathering and sourcing pre-project information • Work in the tender team giving financial input for all programme, temporary works and other associated issues • Strong opportunity for career development. Behaviour and Attitude: • A positive ''can do'' approach, determined to succeed, generates a sense of energy and urgency. • Builds and maintains excellent relationships. • Acceptance of responsibility and accountability. • An exemplar for company values with sound balanced judgement • Demanding of self and others. • Recognises own strengths and weaknesses and committed to personal improvement. Contact Information; If you are interested in speaking further about this role please call Stephen on 0208 861 7847 or apply directly with your CV to Stephen.Walsh@icdsuk.com NO CV'S ARE SENT TO CLIENTS WITHOUT PRIOR CONSULTATION AND PERMISSION TO DO SO FROM THE CANDIDATE

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Site Engineer

Permanent
Dublin City Centre, County Dublin
€45,000 - €55,000 per annum

Site Engineer (RC frame) Dublin City €45-55K + Package Site/Setting out Engineer is required to join one of Ireland’s largest main contractors’ who are working on projects up to €300m. Required for landmark projects in the commercial, hotel, data centre, and residential sectors. The successful engineer will have experiecne setting out, surveying for Groudworks, RC frame, building envelope, & drainage packages Some training can be provided if required. Main Responsibilities: Setting out for foundationds,frame, slabs, drainage, using LEICA, Trimble, or similar Overseeing quality control and the implementation of the companies of health & safety policy The work will include taking levels for the construction of a structural steel frame, finishing concrete, drainage, services and roadways etc. Site supervision of various trades and contractors Good Health and Safety management and plans Check plans and drawings to ensure all calculations are accurate Making sure the work performed and materials used are as specified in the contract Liaising with subcontractors, clients and other professional staff Education / Experience: A minimum of 1 years’ site experience Operational knowledge of current Health & Safety regulations Excellent communication and planning skills IT literate with a sound knowledge of Microsoft Office packages and AutoCAD To register your interest click apply or call John on +353 (0)1 632 1200 for more.

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