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Steel Detailer

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    7 days ago

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Position: Steel Detailer

Location: Kilkenny

Salary: Negotiable DOE

Are you passionate about architectural design and have a keen eye for detail? We are seeking a skilled Steel Detailer to join our team in the Architectural industry. As a Steel Detailer, you will play a crucial role in the design and construction process, ensuring accurate and precise steel detailing.

In this role, you will work closely with architects, engineers, and project managers to create detailed drawings and plans for structural steel components. You will be responsible for translating architectural and engineering designs into accurate fabrication drawings, ensuring adherence to industry standards and specifications.

The ideal candidate will have a strong technical background and a deep understanding of steel design principles. Attention to detail, strong analytical skills, and proficiency in CAD software are essential for success in this role. Additionally, the ability to collaborate effectively in a fast-paced team environment is crucial.


  • Work closely with architects, engineers, and project managers to understand project requirements and expectations.
  • Create accurate and efficient fabrication drawings based on architectural and engineering designs.
  • Ensure that all steel components meet industry standards and specifications.
  • Conduct site visits to gather relevant measurements and data for accurate detailing.
  • Collaborate with other detailers and designers to resolve any design conflicts or challenges.
  • Review and modify drawings as necessary to incorporate changes and updates.
  • Communicate and coordinate with fabricators, contractors, and other stakeholders throughout the project lifecycle.


  • Bachelor's degree in engineering, architecture, or a related field.
  • Proven experience as a Steel Detailer or a similar role in the construction industry.
  • Proficiency in CAD software, such as AutoCAD or Tekla Structures.
  • In-depth knowledge of steel design principles and understanding of building codes and regulations.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment.
  • Familiarity with project management software is a plus.
  • Certification in structural steel detailing is a plus.

Due to the urgency of this vacancy, it is not possible for our client at this time to consider anyone without the appropriate work permits, visas or sponsorship's already in place. Therefore, we are unable to consider candidates who do not have full authorisation to work in Ireland.