Posted Monday 23 March 2020
Ref: 253

Project Manager - Kildare - Prestigious Client

Ireland, Kildare

65,000 - 70,000 + package

Project Manager:

Ireland's leading Structural Steel company with decades of experience in the industry successfully completing projects for high end clients in sectors including Commercial, Health Care, Industrial and Pharmaceutical.

They are currently seeking an experienced Project Manager with Structural Steel experience to work in Kildare on one of the largest projects in Ireland with a highly prestigious client. A candidate with an Engineering or Quantity Surveying background would be preferable.


As Project Manager:

Reporting to and working closely with the Contracts Manager you will co-ordinate the structural steel package from initial concept stage through the construction and completion phases whilst overseeing the management and supervision of site team, engineers and commercial team’s.


Key Duties:

  • Must be able to function autonomously and jointly with the Contracts Manager. 
  • Must be able to demonstrate strong Commercial awareness and Cost Control ability with a proven track record in the area of construction planning.
  • Management of subcontractor selection and on-site progress
  • Monitoring working practices including the implementation of risk control measures.
  • Must be technically competent with the ability to set and track project milestones and deliverables.
  • Plan, maintain and control the financial administration of all construction work to obtain and maintain maximum cost effectiveness
  • Ensure Senior Management are keep updated with site progress and commercial issues
  • Instruct, coach and direct the project staff with respect to construction, contractual, and regulatory requirements with responsibility for assigned work.
  • Assess, review and mitigate commercial and contractual risks
  • 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.
  • Build, grow and develop business relationships for the success of the project


Project Manager Skills:

  • The successful candidate will have a minimum of 5+ commercial / mixed use / structural steel construction experience preferably with a Main Contractor or Engineering firm.
  • An Engineering / Construction Management / Quantity Surveying Degree would be required.
  • Previous Project Management experience preferable.
  • Competent working knowledge of Microsoft project, Navisworks, Excel, AutoCAD
  • Ability to read and understand technical specifications and drawings
  • Thorough understanding of the construction industry and a broad understanding of regulatory requirements.
  • Experience in a wide variety of contracts, within the residential and industrial sector
  • Driven and dynamic approach with long term career development focus
  • Excellent written and verbal communication with the ability to communicate with all internal and external partners


The Package

You will be offered an attractive package between €65,000 - €70,000 + package depending on experience and the opportunity to work on exciting large scale projects with a leading main contractor in Kildare.


How to apply:

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Alternatively, call us now on +44 (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.