Mechanical Pipework Supervisor

Location Cork
Discipline: Construction
Vacancy Type Fixed Term-Full Time
Contact name: Avril Mansworth

Contact email:
Job ref: 012043

Dornan is recruiting for a Mechanical Pipework Supervisor to be based on one of our new pharmaceutical projects in Cork.  This is a 6 month fixed term contract position. 


Reporting to the Construction Manager, you will be responsible for coordinating all project materials and equipment. Ensuring all work will be completed on budget, on time, and in accordance with all applicable plans, specifications, codes, and industry standards.


Roles and responsibilities include:

  • Supervise and coordinate the activities of various subcontractors, foreman and chargehands
  • Establish and adjust work timelines to meet the construction schedule for the project
  • Taking responsibility for health and safety on site and leading by example
  • Organising workers, plant, machinery and materials
  • Supervising construction activities
  • Coordinates with all other crafts working on a job site to ensure smooth transitions
  • Identifying materials and equipment that may be required
  • Ensuring construction is carried out accurately, following plans and specifications
  • Conducts quality control inspections on project sites
  • Ensuring that contractor activities are properly co-ordinated
  • Ensuring that tasks are completed on time and to the required quality standards
  • Analyses and quickly resolves any work problems and may arise and ensures that all deficiencies on any given project are corrected in a timely manner
  • Training employees and apprentices are provided with relevant work experience
  • Maintaining detailed and accurate site reports
  • Communicating project progress to key stakeholders, clients, architects and engineers
  • All other reasonable tasks assigned to you from time to time from your manager



*         Pipework experience required

*         Pharmaceutical experience however candidates with industrial or commercial experience may be considered

*         Very process driven

*         Trade background with experience leading teams of 10-20 trades personnel

*         Start date – ASAP


Why Dornan? 

  • Dornan are a well-established company with a family feel and a down to earth team
  • Dornan offer a clear progression path, always seeking opportunities to promote from within
  • Dornan offer educational assistance and promote CPD
  • Dornan promote collaboration through various team building, social and charity events
  • Dornan are committed to employee wellbeing with our Employee Assistance Programme and an in-house Health & Wellbeing Advisor