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Project manager

  • Job reference: 928135
  • Location: Galway
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Life Sciences, Project Management
  • Date posted: 10/10/2019

Orion Group are looking for Project Manager for our multinational client based in the Mid-West of Ireland. This is a Permanent Role.


Main Responsibilities of the role

  • Work with engineers, architects etc. to determine the specifications of the project
  • Negotiate contracts with external vendors
  • Obtain permits and licenses from appropriate authorities
  • Determine needed resources (manpower, equipment and materials) from start to finish
  • Plan all construction operations and schedule intermediate phases to ensure deadlines will be met
  • Acquire equipment and material and monitor stocks to timely handle inadequacies
  • Hire contractors and other staff and allocate responsibilities
  • Supervision of work of labourers etc. and provide guidance when needed
  • Ensure adherence to all health and safety standards and report issues
  • Evaluate progress and prepare detailed reports

Desired Experience and Background of the successful candidate

  • Proven experience as project manager
  • In-depth understanding of construction procedures and material and project management principles
  • Familiarity with quality and health and safety standards
  • Familiarity with construction/ project management software
  • Outstanding communication and negotiation skills
  • Excellent organizational and time-management skills
  • A team player with leadership abilities
  • BSc/BA in engineering, building science or relevant field
  • PMP or equivalent certification will be an advantage

Our role in supporting diversity and inclusion
As an international workforce business, we are committed to sourcing personnel that reflects the diversity and values of our client base but also that of Orion Group. We welcome the wide range of experiences and viewpoints that potential workers bring to our business and our clients, including those based on nationality, gender, culture, educational and professional backgrounds, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, and age differences, job classification and religion. In our inclusive workplace, regardless of your employment status as staff or contract, everyone is assured the right of equitable, fair and respectful treatment.