Lorcan Friel

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€40,000 per annum


31+ days ago


Professional & Technical



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O’Neill & Brennan are currently recruiting for an experienced Design Coordinator on behalf of our Client, an International Construction Company.

This is a Oranmore, Co. Galway based position.

You will be:

  • Ensure the design recognises all aspects of health & safety, environmental and quality related matters.
  • Input into the selection of design sub – contractors.
  • Assist procurement team to finalise any long lead items in line with project programme.
  • Assist CM/QS in checking Employers Requirements/Cost Proposal Compatibility.
  • Chair and minute Design meetings and ensure production of information in line with the design programme.
  • Liaise with the Manufacturing & site team to ensure buildable and robust details with the agreement of the construction team.
  • Check sub-contractors/design drawings for compliance and interface.
  • Work with the site team (incl. QS) to consider alternatives.
  • Report on the effectiveness of the design team and design sub-contractor.
  • Liaise with the M&E Co-ordination to ensure compatibility of building and services.
  • Add value and reduce cost to the building without decreasing the buildings durability or reducing any warranty.
  • Communicate design opportunities and risks to RDM.
  • Compile, record and manage information-required documents.
  • Communicate changes/variations with site QS.
  • Ability to Manage multiple projects at one time. 

You will have:

  • Minimum 4 years’ experience.
  • Degree in Architectural Technology or related field
  • Minimum two years construction or manufacturing industry experience
  • Understand different Client procurement routes.
  • Have a functional ability to use Revit or Similar design software.
  • Experience of site/contract procedures would be an advantage.
  • Ability to organize, plan, programme and manage workloads.
  • Understanding of Building Regulations and Planning Permission procedures.
  • Time management
  • Commercial awareness

If you are interested in this role, please send your CV to or call Lorcan on 087 920 0905 for a confidential conversation.


Lorcan Friel

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