• Permanent
  • Limerick

Job Title: Lifting Operations Supervisor

Location: Limerick

Salary: €45 -55k

An excellent opportunity has now arisen for a  to join our client, a leading Tier One contractor company in Ireland.

Key Responsibilities

  • Provide subject matter expert advice to Projects, Tender Teams, HSEQ Teams and others as required on Crane and Lifting related matters
  • Ensure that all sub-contractors, rehire partners are compliant to our minimum standards and this must include periodic checks of assets and services – over and above, or incorporating Project checks. 
  • To ensure the assets are giving maximum benefit, operated in the most efficient manner, assets are a) safe and compliant and b) having their periodic checks completed and reported as required. 
  • Liaise with customers and Clients regarding erection, dismantle & climbing operations
  • Conduct site surveys, plan, draft, review and update Lift Plans
  • Liaise with councils, highways agencies and any other stakeholders involved in our lifting operations
  • Manage and co-ordinate all load lists / transport /rigging crews and sub-contractors.
  • Maintain regular contact with the customer throughout the life of the project, ensuring all crane requirements are being met, and manage any safety or technical issues

Experience & Skills

  • Ability to understand the dangers of all risks and hazards related to Cranes & Lifting
  • 10 Years’ experience in Ireland and/or UK of Crane Operations – management or supervision level
  • 5 Years’ Experience with Tier 1 Contractors / Crane Specialists
  • Knowledge of Code of Practice: Safe Use of Cranes in the Construction Industry
  • Project management skills relating to planning and coordinating along with a knowledge of cranes and their capability
  • Excellent verbal communication skills
  • Good written communication skills
  • Strong MS Office skills
  • Excellent commercial skills
  • Knowledge and experience of CAD and use of CAD in crane schemes


Required Qualifications/Training

  • Appointed Person (Lifting Operations) or CPCS Crane Supervisor license
  • Working at Heights (WAH)
  • UK or IRL equivalents

Desirable Qualifications/Training

  • Engineering qualifications – structural or mechanical
  • Concrete Pumping experience would be an advantage

If you are interested in this role, please apply below or call 353 87 090 3616 between 9 am – 6 pm and speak to David about the opportunity or email dave@buildstaff.ie



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