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Roofing & Wall Cladding Skilled Coppersmith (Dublin-Based)


Job Type: Staff member or contract basis.

If you can provide a complete supply and fit service in Dublin and the surrounding area, please contact Alan Boyle directly via email ( including photos of your previous works.

Salary: Competitive – will be set according to the level of Coppersmith experience that you have.

Location: You will mainly be working on job-sites in Dublin and on some occasions the surrounding area.

Hours: 40 hours per week; Monday to Friday; 8am to 5pm (1-hour total for tea breaks and lunch break). On occasion you may be expected to work on Saturdays and do paid overtime.

Job Description: You will be working independently or with a trainee Coppersmith to complete installations from site set-up to full completion.


  • Project management with the client and architects as required
  • Care and maintenance of tools and machinery supplied
  • Job-site preparation
  • Installation quantities measurement
  • Removal of old roofs
  • Substrate preparation if required
  • Review and implementation of installation drawings
  • Ordering of materials
  • Driving to collect materials etc.
  • Job-site cleanup
  • Installation of hard metal roofing and cladding as required by job specification
  • Training of Trainee Coppersmiths


Essential requirements:

  • Accurate math skills (these will be tested if you progress to face-to-face interview stage)
  • Good time-keeping (i.e. arriving on job-sites so as to be ready to work at 8am)
  • Project management skills
  • Minimum level of Coppersmith skills to complete roof replacements for typical home extensions
  • Knowledge of standard FTMRC requirements
  • Good level of experience in Standing Seam installations
  • Ability to work at a fast pace comparable to our other skilled installers
  • Ability to read and implement architectural drawings

Desired requirements:

  • Driving licence (own car or motorbike would be an advantage)
  • Experience in Flatlock, Interlocking Panels and Shingle installation systems
  • Experience with driving transit vans

Application Form

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