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Building Inspector, Clerk of works

Location: Dublin
Entered: 14 Aug 2020
Salary: circa 50,000 doe
Duration: Contract
Building Inspector / Clerk of Works, Hospital facility Dublin West
Representing the client; Semi-State Org
Duration; initially 12 months, ongoing contract with a view to permanent staff
Salary; circa 50,000 doe

Our client a semi-state organization, are welcoming applicants for the position of Building Inspector for their medical facilities in Dublin South.

As the Building Inspector you will ensure:

That construction works are carried out in accordance with specifications
All relevant construction standards, codes of practice are met in accordance with all manufacturers requirements and recommendations.
Construction is carried out too "Best Practice" standards.
To provide on-going site information to the Project Technical Team.
To carry out property inspections and provide detailed technical reports
To assist in the oversight of maintenance and refurbishment of buildings within the facility
Other duties include;
Monitoring of on-site construction, photographic recording, materials quality and standard; building materials testing and certificate verification; ensuring compliance with contract drawings and specification; measuring and recording all contract variations
Issuing Site Inspection reports for each project during construction in a timely manner to the technical team
Identifying and recording construction defects in a timely manner
Compliance with Health and Safety regulations and awareness of on-site safety and participation at and reporting to site meetings
Carrying out inspections of building work to ensure all work is in compliance with architects drawings, and current Building Regulations where appropriate
Reporting on the condition of structures, including structures that are protected, recommend repairs, renewals or rebuilding considered necessary to make unfit or defective premises fit for human habitation, and in accordance with the Building Regulations, put them into good repair
Keeping accurate electronic and written records of inspections
Such other duties as may be assigned from time to time.

To be considered for this position you will have;

A National Certificate / National Diploma in Construction Studies or Civil Engineering
issued by the National Council for Education Awards/Fur t her Education Training Awards Council
Be a member of the Institute of Clerk of Works in Ireland, or possess a full course certificate in building issued by the Technical Instruction Branch of the Department of Education, or a first-class Technological Certificate { Intermediate Stage) or a Technological Certificate (Advanced Stage) issued by the Department of Education, or have had satisfactory supervisory experience of building work
A proven record and working knowledge and understanding of building construction; mechanical, electrical ventilation, water drainage and other service installation
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
The ability to engage with employees at all levels, to include; contractors, professional consultants, members of the public
A high degree of personal judgment and technical skill
The ability to work effectively as part of a team as well as on own initiative, in an
independent environment and without constant supervision
A good knowledge in Health & Safety Legislation and Regulations in a similar live environment preferably in a medical facility or school regarding construction
Possess a current endorsed full driving license
Have a detailed knowledge of building services, and civil engineering works, and building construction in general
Be IT literate and be capable of writing clear and concise reports, issuing weekly detailed site reports, keeping works records, measuring and recording all variations from the contract and reading drawings
Knowledge of the surveying, leveling and setting out of works

Send your CV in confidence. Call Darina on 0866078982 for enquiries


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