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HV Construction Manager

Location: Kildare/Dublin

We are currently looking for a High Voltage Construction Manager  to join our team on a full-time permanent basis to work on 110 and 220 KV Sub Station projects.

About Us

Suir Engineering has over 35 years of mechanical, electrical and instrumentation (M,E&I) expertise, with a directly employed workforce of more than1000 people and in the region of €160 million revenue annually – it has offices in Dublin, Waterford, London & Stockholm.

Suir Engineering operates in the following sectors: data centres, energy & utilities, pharmaceutical, food and beverage, and renewable energy. Although its primary focus is on the Irish market, Suir Engineering is delivering successful M,E&I projects in Europe.

Overall Role Objective

The HV Construction manager will be responsible for running all or part of a construction site. This will include budgeting, organisation, implementation and scheduling of the projects.

Key Responsibilities/Duties

  • Preparing the site and liaising with other construction professionals such as architects, engineers, buyers, estimators, [planners] and surveyors before construction work starts.
  • Developing the programme of work and strategy for making the project happen.
  • Planning ahead to prevent problems on site before they occur, for example, planning the delivery and storage of equipment and materials.
  • Making safety inspections of the site when work is underway and ensuring regulations relating to health, safety and the environment (HSE) are adhered to.
  • Overseeing the running of several projects.
  • Using construction management software packages to plan smooth work flows.
  • Communicating with a range of people including the client, subcontractors, suppliers, the public and the workforce.
  • Any other reasonable and relevant duties as requested by your Manager, necessary to meet the ongoing needs of the company.


Key Skills/Qualifications

  • BS degree in construction management, Electrical engineering or related field [and / or Time Served Trade Background with minimum 10 years construction experience].
  • 4+ years of experience in High Voltage construction management
  • Advanced knowledge of construction management processes, means and methods.
  • Expert knowledge of building products, construction details and relevant rules, regulations and quality standards.
  • Understanding of all facets of the construction process.
  • Familiarity with construction management software packages.
  • Ability to plan and see the “big picture”.
  • Competent in conflict and crisis management.
  • Leadership and human resources management skills.
  • Excellent time and project management skills.
  • Safety conscious.

Benefits of Working with Suir Engineering

  • Competitive salary
  • 21 days annual leave
  • Employee Pension Option
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Medical Checks
  • Bike-to-Work Scheme
  • Free Parking