Lifting Operations Supervisor – Limerick

Job Description

Hiring Company:
An international Tier One Building and Civil Engineering Contractor with a wide-ranging portfolio in Ireland, the UK, Europe, and the Middle East. Their focus includes Retail, Pharmaceutical, Renewable Energy, Infrastructure, Hi-Tec/Life Science, Residential, Healthcare, Education, Hospitality etc. They offer competitive salaries and genuine career advancement prospects.


Job Description:
Oversee and coordinate all lifting activities on construction sites. Ensure strict adherence to safety regulations, conduct regular inspections, and manage a team of lifting operators. Utilise your expertise to maintain equipment, enforce safety protocols, and document lifting operations. Collaborate with project managers and contribute to a culture of safety excellence.



  • Risk Management Expertise: Proficient in understanding and managing risks and hazards associated with cranes and lifting operations, prioritising safety protocols.
  • Extensive Operational Experience: Practical experience in crane operations at a management or supervision level, with a focus on Ireland and the UK.
  • Code of Practice Adherence: Knowledge of and adherence to the Code of Practice for Safe Use of Cranes in the Construction Industry.
  • Project Management Proficiency: Adept in project management, including planning and coordination, combined with a comprehensive understanding of crane capabilities.
  • Clear Verbal Communication: Excellent verbal communication skills, facilitating effective interactions with team members, stakeholders, and clients.
  • Strong Written Communication: Proficient in written communication, producing clear and detailed documentation essential for planning, reporting, and compliance.
  • Commercial Acuity: Excellent commercial skills, contributing to sound decision-making and financial understanding in the realm of crane operations.
  • CAD Competency: Knowledgeable and experienced in Computer-Aided Design (CAD), enabling the integration of innovative solutions into crane operations.
  • Continuous Learning Orientation: Committed to staying updated on industry best practices, fostering a culture of continuous improvement.
  • Adaptability and Problem-Solving: Exhibit adaptability and strong problem-solving skills, addressing challenges effectively in diverse crane operation scenarios.
  • Client-Centric Approach: Maintain a client-centric focus, ensuring that crane requirements are aligned with project goals and effectively addressed throughout the project lifecycle.



  • Third level qualification or Trade qualified
  • 5+ years’ experience working in a similar role.
  • A valid Appointed Person (Lifting Operations) qualification or a CPCS Crane Supervisor license is a mandatory requirement.
  • Successful completion of the Working at Heights (WAH) training is essential for this role.
  • BIM/AUTOCAD/MS Office Proficiency.
  • Concrete Pumping Experience (Advantageous)



  • Competitive Salary up to 70k
  • Car Allowance.
  • Generous contributory pension.
  • Health & Life Insurance.
  • Continuous Professional Development (CPD).
  • Professional membership and subscription fees covered.
  • Five-plus weeks annual leave not including bank/public holidays.


About Us:

  • Established in 2004, Alpine Recruitment Group is a dedicated recruitment solutions business with offices in Ireland and the United Kingdom.
  • We offer our services in permanent, temporary, contract and executive recruitment.
  • We are the partner of choice for leading main contractors, developers, and consultants in Ireland & overseas.
  • Our team of consultants with industry backgrounds treat career-seeking candidates with the same high service as our clients.
  • We aim to develop authentic business partnerships that extend past the initial recruitment process.
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  • Salary €70,000
  • Location Munster
  • Contract Full Time
  • Last update 07 December 2023
  • Job Ref ARDUB16

Alpine Recruitment Group