Project Manager

Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Ireland

Position: Project Manager (NBI)


Location: Kilkenny


Contract: One year Fixed Term Contract with review to permanent employment.


Salary:  DOE


Are you ready to be a vital part of a dynamic and innovative utilities service company? As a leading company in the Energy and Telecoms Industries, Gaeltec Utilities is driven by a collective vision: creating a cleaner, brighter living for our future. Our journey is one of continuous growth and success, we are seeking a candidate who possess a high level of commitment and passion for their role within the company.


In return we offer a competitive salary, progression opportunities, additional annual leave, Employee Assistance Programme, personal development and Cycle to Work Scheme.



Overview of role: 

The Project Manager will ensure the governance of the delivery programme through the design and build stages.  The role requires a Project Manager with highly developed communications skills with the ability to work in a fast-paced environment, working to tight deadlines. In return you become part of the team, building and delivering a high-speed broadband network to communities across Ireland.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Organising team members to deliver the contracted scope of works. Provide functional day to day management of team members whilst providing guidance and direction to the team.
  • Build, lead and develop the project team.
  • Ensure projects are delivered on-time, within scope and within budget and actively manage risks and issues and escalate as required.
  • Managing client relationships and other key stakeholders (internal and external).
  • Development and maintenance of project plans, KPI’s, preparation of costing reports and providing weekly and monthly status reports.
  • Make decisions under time pressure and using your own initiative in a controlled and timely manner.
  • Ensure Health and Safety and Environmental legislation are adhered to in all aspects of the project life cycle.
  • Ensure compliance with company standards, policies and procedures.
  • Continually seek new initiatives and process changes to improve, expand and develop the project management practices and capabilities of the organisation.
  • Report effectively, providing accurate and reliable data for status, trends, outlook, risks and opportunities.


Essential Skills & Knowledge Requirements:


  • Project management experience with a minimum of 2 years’ experience in a similar role.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Construction  or related discipline.
  • Sound knowledge of the role of PSCS (Project Supervisor Construction Stage).
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office tools, in particular excel and ERP systems.
  • Demonstrated experience managing projects for a main contractor in Ireland/UK on utility and/or infrastructure type projects.
  • Detailed knowledge of Project Management methodology and practices.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong planning and organising skills.
  • Ability to work as part of a team and independently.
  • Results-oriented and committed to maintain high standards.
  • Current drivers licence.

For more information on the Gaeltec team, please visit our website


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