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Project Manager

Location: Dublin, Telecoms Office

Contract: 1 year with review to permanent

Overview of role: 

Gaeltec Utilities is looking for an experienced Project Manager who wants to jump in head-first and help scale a mission-driven company experiencing rapid growth. We are delivering the largest telecommunications project that Ireland has ever seen. We are designing, building, and operating Ireland’s new, high-speed broadband network, working in partnership with Siro. Working closely with the project team to bring this project to completion, ensuring work is carried out to the highest standard and within timelines.

The Project Manager maintains oversight and governance of the delivery programme through design and build.  This role requires a strong Project Manager with the ability to work in a fast-paced environment and work to tight deadlines with a pragmatic approach!  In return you become part of the team, building, and delivering a high-speed broadband network to communities across Ireland.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Support the management of the delivery plans ensuring scheduling constraints are adhered to
  • Support the sequencing and analysis on design and delivery aspects of the programme as required
  • Ensure all Financial control and tracking for Monthly Production and Costs meeting the defined Goals and update the Contract Manager
  • Liaise with Management and wider project co-ordinators, design and build teams to schedule, keep track and report on project status
  • Ensure that all projects are delivered on-time, within scope and within budget
  • Actively manage risks and issues and propose solutions to those that that will have an impact on delivery timelines or quality
  • Participate in the development and maintaining of project plans
  • Monitor, track, and control outcomes to resolve issues, manage dependencies and critical path deliverables impacting the delivery programme
  • Deliver accurate and timely agreed project reports and KPI’s from design through to build
  • Deliver accurate and timely deployment schedule updates to the Contract Manager
  • Align the delivery programme with constraints and plans
  • Proactively manage stakeholders and with third party service providers or product suppliers
  • Ensure resource availability and allocation
  • Perform risk management to minimize project risks
  • Follow strategies defined for the contract or programme
  • Manage middle management staff associated to productive system
  • Assure Health and Safety rules are followed by all workers complying with MESC’s, code of practice, method statements and HSA regulations
  • Attend all project meetings when needed
  • Perform and track safety and quality audits
  • Escalate all doubts that appear during work activities related to Safety and procedures
  • Continually seek new initiatives and process changes to improve, expand and mature the PM practices and capabilities for the organisation

Essential Skills & Knowledge Requirements:

  • 2+ years project manager level experience
  • Experience in telecommunications complex projects preferably with infrastructure / construction deployments
  • In-depth knowledge of Project Management methodology and practices
  • Excellent stakeholder management experience
  • Ability to prioritize and juggle tasks in a fast-paced deadline-oriented environment
  • Detail oriented and delivery focused with ability to analyse data
  • Strong communicator with proven ability to create and foster strong teams and build cross functional relationships
  • Excellent ambassador for Gaeltec, promoting the organisation and role modelling Gaeltec’s values.
  • An excellent communicator and leader who is able to motivate themselves and others to meet stringent deadlines and rise to new challenges with enthusiasm
  • Knowledge of current legislation relating to Health, Safety and Environment
  • Excellent Skills with Office Tools MS Excel in particular


  • Committed to Gaeltec Utilities Company Mission, Vision and Values and Business Objectives
  • Customer focus; Professional; Honesty and Integrity
  • Positive and flexible approach
  • Open to innovation and collaboration
  • Right first-time approach
  • Proactive with the ability to think ahead
  • Strong personality and professional attitude

 What we offer in return:

  • A competitive yearly salary
  • Company Vehicle
  • Progression Opportunities
  • Additional annual leave
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Company Sick Pay

If you would like the chance to work in this exciting role for an innovative company, please apply directly with CV to: HR@gaeltecutilities.com

For more information on the Gaeltec family, please visit our website www.gaeltecutilities.com