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Construction Manager
Cork (Ireland)

JOB TITLE: Construction Manager

REF NO: J4442

LOCATION: Cork, Ireland

JOB TYPE: Contract Full-time (duration 10 months)

RPS is Ireland’s leading all-island multidisciplinary Engineering, Environmental, Project Communications and Project Management Consultancy employing over 370 talented people nationwide. We work on the country’s most challenging projects to deliver Ireland’s infrastructure.

We are seeking a Construction Manager to join our Site Projects team. The candidate should have significant previous experience of Multi Discipline Construction, preferably in the Pharmaceutical / Bio Pharmaceutical industries. The candidate will be working as part of the onsite projects group delivering multiple discipline projects.

The successful candidate will be joining a recognised leader in the delivery of consultancy and construction services in Ireland and will be offered a dynamic and rewarding career with varied and interesting projects. We pride ourselves on delivering a first-class quality service to our Clients, based on recruiting, developing and rewarding the best professionals in the business.

Key Competencies:

• Proven experience in Construction management. The projects are multi discipline (including process equipment, civil/structural, mechanical, piping, electrical, instrumentation, steelwork, controls , automation, health & safety and commissioning) with the main focus on construction with in a Pharmaceutical environment
• Experience of WWTP construction
• Project Engineering of individual projects from concept through to handover
• Coordinate contractor activities to monitor and track work ensuring delivery of the schedule and budget
• Participate in Constructability, Planning and Safety reviews
• Proficiency with reading and interpreting standard construction documents, drawings, schedules, contracts and proposals
• Review project scope, budget and schedule
• Ability to manage workload of multiple projects of varying complexity
• Experience with construction, start-up, and turnover of facilities systems through commissioning/handover would be an advantage
• All aspects of Health & Safety on site
• Programming works schedule and monitoring building progress, compliance with regulations and costs


• A BE degree in Engineering is preferred along with a minimum of 8 years’ experience in Construction environments
• Candidate must have proficiency in a windows based environment and software (Word, PowerPoint, project, advanced excel and access) and
• Good communication skills essential

The Location:

• The successful candidate will be based full-time at the project site in Cork, Ireland.

RPS offer excellent terms and conditions with the opportunity for career development in health and safety, within a progressive organisation.

RPS do not require assistance from Agencies at this time

Note: As with all positions, due to the dynamic nature of RPS’s business, key responsibilities will evolve and change over time.

RPS is an equal opportunity employer.

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