Setting Out Engineer

Setting Out Engineer


McKeon Group specialise in planning, managing and delivering detail-focused, high-quality projects for our clients. We operate across a range of sectors including commercial, hospitality, healthcare, pharmaceutical, industrial, retail and education. Through discipline, experience, expertise and quality specialists, we work with our clients, design and project teams to create, restore and develop new space in fine detail.


McKeon Group prides itself on its exceptional and motivated people from Senior Management to onsite staff. Great care and attention goes into recruitment to obtain the highest quality and experience and to ensure that all personnel fit and add to the Group’s ethos. We have a number of exciting projects due to start in the coming months and we are seeking a Setting Out Engineer to join our team.


The successful candidate will be largely based on a contract in North Dublin with site visits to others occasionally. They will work closely with and report to the Site Manager / Engineer.


Location: Site Based, Dublin 9

Salary: DOE

Immediate Start Required



Duties & Responsibilities

  • Checking drawings, specifications & plans
  • Setting out Reinforced concrete & steel frame buildings, groundworks etc
  • Supervising subcontractors & monitoring Health and Safety
  • Quality Control
  • Site record Keeping
  • General Administration Duties
  • Perform other duties and projects as assigned


  • Third level degree qualified in Engineering / Related Discipline
  • Previous setting out experience
  • Experience using Robotic Total Stations and Level
  • High level of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Strong IT Skills with an excellent working knowledge of Microsoft Office programmes
  • Excellent communication, organisation and time management skills
  • Analytical thinker with demonstrated problem solving skills
  • Should have the ability to work well in a team based environment
  • Should be honest, flexible, reliable, enthusiastic and hardworking