About this role

Design Manager

Ref: 5545


Design Manager
£50,000 £60,000

Full time Permanent

The Role

Reporting the head of design you will liaise with various stakeholders including directorship and on site delivery teams in order to provide a turnkey design service during the pre and post contract of a wide variety of construction projects. These projects could be within the education, health and care, institutional residential and commercial sectors, delivered using the latest offsite, modern methods of construction. You will manage the inputs and outputs of technical drawing packages, planning applications and technical resources; chairing design team meetings’, liaising with internal and external clients, end users and design consultants to ensure the process runs as smoothly as possible. It is essential that you ensure full compliance with all relevant codes and standards including Building Regulations, Building Bulletins, Health Technical Memorandums and other associated publications.

Responsibilities of the Design Manager:

  • Work as part of a team to provide full design package for new offsite, volumetric products
  • Provide a turnkey design service during product inception, development, tender, pre-construction and post-planning phases of the new product design phases
  • Manage inputs and outputs of technical drawings, planning applications and technical resources
  • Chair design meetings, liaise with internal and external clients, ensuring the process runs smoothly
  • Ensure full compliance with all relevant codes and standards including building regs

Key Requirements:

  • Demonstrable experience in design management of construction projects £3million+.
  • Experience of design and build contracts with specific knowledge of education, healthcare, residential and commercial buildings.
  • Working knowledge of CDM Regulations.
  • Expert knowledge of Building Regulations, Building Bulletins and Health Technical Memorandums.
  • Working knowledge of working with BREEAM
  • Knowledge of design and design interrogation software such as Navisworks and Revit for example.
  • Experience within Offsite and Modern Methods of Construction an advantage but training will be provided.
  • Clear evidence to suggest that the applicant has sufficient knowledge of producing/reviewing: Information Release Schedules, Design Responsibility Matrices, Design Programmes and methods of how design is tracked/managed throughout the design process.

Whats in it for you

A Salary of circa £60,000 plus 25 days holiday plus bank holidays, life insurance,and tonnes of other benefits!await the successful candidate.

If this is of interest click apply or to learn more call Paul on 01179592008

This client respects and values differences and are passionate about their people, their customers and the planet. They nurture an environment where all differences are valued, practices are equitable and everyone experiences a sense of belonging. They are committed to building a culture that brings together the very best of their people and their unique skills, experiences, abilities and where they can flourish. You will be able to apply and develop your skills and knowledge as part of a collaborative team that is helping to innovate and play a part in building a better future and creating value for their customers, their people, society and the planet.

Tagged as: Design / Technical, MMCs, Modular Building,

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