Construction Manager

Contact Niamh Kedney
  • Salary: €60,000 - €70,000
  • Location: IrelandMunsterCork
  • Sector: Power & Energy

Our client is seeking a Construction Manager to join their team in Cork. Our client is a premier utility contractor, specialising in the maintenance and construction of Electrical and Telecommunications infrastructure.

Due to continued expansion and growth, our client are recruiting for Construction Manager to join their Engineering Operations team.

The construction Manager will report directly to the Project manager. Travel to site, stakeholder meetings on occasion will be required.

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  • Ensure works are managed in accordance with project programme.
  • Oversee the allocation of resources to ensure completion of all relevant works.
  • Focus on continuous improvement to ensure the highest levels of efficiency and productivity throughout the project, with a key focus on lessons learnt etc.
  • Performance management of crews and wider Construction team
  • Mentor, lead, coach, grow and develop your direct Teams.
  • Ensure company crews have approved Permit to work on all the relevant infrastructure.
  • Resource allocation and tracking of hours worked, bill of materials and resource allocation to assist with project management and commercial decisions.
  • Ensure accidents and incidents are investigated and reported in a timely manner.
  • Ensuring that delegated work is correctly planned, resourced, executed in accordance with client specifications standards, agreed work methodology, relevant legislation, technical, safety and environmental standards.
  • Completing Quality Audits
  • Identify reoccurring issues/deviations from site works to enable further development of project processes with an overall view to continuous improvement.


  • 5 Years’ experience working in a utility environment.
  • Relevant Third Level degree or Trade Qualifications
  • Full Irish Driver Licence
  • Safepass & Manual handling.
  • IOSH Managing safety for construction Managers. (Preferable)
  • Evidence of several consistent successes within the utilities sector.
  • Familiar with MS Word, Excel, Outlook.
  • Commercially astute
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision & Ability to work within a team.
  • Excellent Communication, Interpersonal, Organisational & Planning Skills

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