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Trainee Manager (Dublin-Based)


Job Type: Staff member.

Salary: Competitive Trainee Manager starting salary.

Location: You will be working as required from home or at the job-sites in Dublin and the surrounding area. We run a paperless office and we are not fixed to one location.

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.

Job Description: You will be supporting our director, Alan Boyle, to run the UK and Ireland Boyle Copper & Zinc Craft Ltd businesses. You will also be expected to learn a basic level of Coppersmith skills so that you are able to supervise and troubleshoot job installations.


  • Project management with the client and architects as required
  • Providing technical advice to clients
  • Installation scheduling
  • Installation management (ensuring snag free installations) of all Ireland installation teams
  • Procurement of materials
  • On-site job measures for quotations
  • Developing quotations from drawings and live site measures
  • Provide CPD training to Architects as part of our CPD Lunch & Learn Programme
  • Training of installation staff as required in the Boyle Copper & Zinc Craft Ltd processes and systems
  • Learning from Alan Boyle and developing effective systems that other staff members can use to become more skilled and self-sufficient


Essential requirements:

  • Degree or College Diploma/Certificate in construction, mechanical engineering, civil engineering, structural engineering, or similar
  • Good time-keeping
  • Proactive attitude
  • Able to work effectively with a minimum level of supervision
  • Mature level of communication skills
  • Read and implement architectural drawings
  • Project management skills
  • Proficient in excel and word
  • Willing to work as a Trainee Coppersmith part-time to gain an overview knowledge of roofing & wall cladding installations
  • Willing to actively learn from Alan Boyle to systematise the knowledge for general use in the business

Desired requirements:

  • Driving licence (own car or motorbike would be an advantage)
  • Construction experience
  • Project management experience
  • Experience with driving transit vans

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