Technical Director

Technical Director
  • €50,000 - €60,000 per Annum
    ANNUM
  • Temporary
  • Dublin, Republic of Ireland NA Dublin Dublin 1Dublin NA
Job Ref: CM20012023
Sector: Technical Engineering
Date Added: 26 January 2023

IRC have partnered with a growing M&E consultancy firm with offices based in Dublin and Cork. We are delighted to bring this brand-new Technical Director position to market.

My client are an expanding international M&E consultancy, with a proven track record in low energy design, focused on providing excellent design solutions to clients.

We now seek an experienced Technical Director to be based in our Dublin / Cork office. You will have experience in the delivery of European data centres and mission-critical projects, along with other sector experience including process pharmaceutical, healthcare, commercial, labs and/or clean rooms would be desirable.

Missions

  • Takes Team Management and leadership role in the development the technology electrical team in Ireland.
  • Takes Team Management and leadership role in the development and design and coordination of engineering project services. Assists the Directors with Business strategy and management.
  • Carries out cost and profit diagnosis on projects including feasibility studies and preparation of project fee proposals
  • Working closely with clients and project team to establish project requirements
  • Reviews status advised by project personnel and external parties and modifies schedules or plans as required. Prepares project reports for Management, Client or others.
  • Develops and specifies applications of controls, instruments, and operating systems for all building engineering services purposes
  • Surveys tests and reports on existing electrical/mechanical installations
  • Fiscal and commercial management of projects to ensure they return the target margin
  • Leadership and hands on delivery of monitoring of construction and installation on projects
  • Liaising with existing clients to establish long term relationships and future upcoming projects
  • Liaising with future client prospects and general business development.
  • Specifies activities to ensure that manufacturing, construction, installation, and operational testing confirm to functional specifications and customer requirements
  • Represents Company at technical meetings with customers, professional teams and contractors teams
  • Carries out engineering calculations to ensure drawings meet required robust industry and legal standards
  • Hands on involvement in local office management in conjunction with other members of the senior management team
  • Support clients in tender and procurement of MEP contractors and MEP equipment.
  • Leads on the coordination of engineering services, together with hands on delivery of concept and details designs
  • Ensures risk and performance monitoring analysis takes place through effective systems of internal control and delegation
  • Mentoring and development of younger members of the engineering team
  • Production of technical white papers to promote the technical capabilities of Callaghan ǀ Red
  • Hands on involvement in the sector management team in conjunction with other members of the team
  • Surveys and due diligence reports of existing data centres
  • Presenting technical papers at industry events where the opportunity arises
  • Takes a holistic view in the selection and application of engineering concepts and solutions

Location: Based in Dublin/Cork

EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS

  • BSc/BEng in appropriate engineering discipline/BEng General Building Services or have sufficient equivalent experience
  • MCIBSE/MEI + appropriate experience or equivalent
  • Chartered Eng status
  • Significant experience of specification design for a range of building types
  • Experience of having managed projects abroad (desirable)

SKILLS/SPECIFIC KNOWLEDGE

  • Sound knowledge & working application of key health and safety issues and legislation
  • Appreciation & working knowledge of contract and business law
  • Knowledge of MS office applications word, excel etc
  • Flexible and self-motivational approach to work
  • Ability to use it based calculation and spreadsheet software
  • Good understanding of bs standards/ UK regulations/codes
  • Experience and understanding of invoicing and credit control
  • Ability to prioritise own workload
  • Ability to work to deadlines
  • Presentation skills
  • Leadership & mentoring skills
  • Chairing/facilitation of meeting skills

SPECIFIC BUSINESS UNDERSTANDING

  • Background in consulting or construction preferred.
  • Good understanding of international working and business operations of a global consultancy.
  • Act in an ethical manner and follow the principles of the Ethics Charter and Ethics in Practice Guidelines of the Group

INTERNAL INTERFACES

  • Board Directors, Project Managers, Non-technical / administrative colleagues
  • Collaborating globally with peers and counterparts
  • Developing long-term business relationships with colleagues

EXTERNAL INTERFACES

  • Developing long-term business relationships with suppliers, clients and business professionals.

Guidant IRC is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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25/02/2023 15:39:51
EUR 50000 60000 Annum
Contact Consultant:
Ciara Murphy

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