Site Managers manage site activities to make sure works are completed to the right schedule and quality. They may manage direct labour or liaise with subcontractors on various building works and depending on the scale of project may also have a number of section forepersons reporting to them. Site managers may come from either a construction trades background with carpentry being a popular starting trade many, or they may have obtained a third level qualification, for example in construction management.
Waterford City is the principal City in the South East of Ireland. The City covers an area of 4,157 hectares and has a population of 50,000 living in the City and its suburbs. A further 150,000 people live within 50 kms of the City and commute the short distance to Waterford City to work, shop and access the rich and varied cultural opportunities in the City. County Waterford offers a dazzling 147 kilometres coastline, with 49 beaches, beautiful river valleys, lakes and two dramatic ranges of very accessible mountains.