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Architectural Technician/Sustainability Engineer - The Wright Group

Who we are…..

Based in Co Monaghan, The Wright Group is a family run business has been manufacturing construction products for 70 years. They offer a range of concrete products and systems from individual structural elements right through to complete buildings.

Their design and manufacturing facilities make use of the most modern construction technologies available and with a team of almost 200 technical staff and craft trades, they are delivering successful products across Ireland and the UK.

Their latest product offering is a concrete construction system which can be prepared entirely off site and used to construct an 80m2 dwelling in under 10days on site.

What the role will involve…….

This project will develop the company’s understanding of Building Physics and Life Cycle Analysis. The key task will be to design and implement unique CO2 analysis processes for each stage of the modular construction cycle that will allow the company to scientifically demonstrate the low carbon emission impact of their system.

In applying these processes to the current construction system, it will help identify and make changes to manufacturing that will improve the carbon impact and will leave the company with the capability to undertake this in the future as changes to constituent materials or designs are made.

As well as an attractive annual salary offering of €28,000-34,000, the successful graduate will lead this 18 Month project, in a supportive partnership with South West College and will also have the opportunity to study for a Post Grad Diploma in Business & Management as part of the employment package.

We need you to have…….

  • 2.1 Degree in Architecture technology or a similar Construction/Engineering discipline
  • Legally permitted to work in ROI

We would like you to have…..

  • Proficient in 3D CAD building design software
  • Construction material knowledge
  • Ability to manage own work schedules
  • Construction Industry experience


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