Design Supervisor

ATA Recruitment
Evesham, Worcester, Worcestershire, Pershore, Birm
£30000 - £40000/annum
16 Jun 2017
16 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Role – Design Supervisor Salary – £30,000 – £40,000 + Pension + 25 days holidayLocation – EveshamShift Pattern – Monday – FridayThe CompanyATA Recruitment is currently working with a company that design, manufacture and install steel frame structures and structural steelwork for the construction market sector. They are built up in sections at their UK factory and then shipped to site.The company turnover currently stands at circa £25 million and they presently employ close to 100 permanent employees. They are currently experiencing phenomenal organic growth and are hoping to achieve a turnover of £50 million within the next 5 years. They are currently looking to recruit a Design Supervisor who will be responsible for both hands on design detailing of projects and also stepping up to Drawing Office Manager for 2 days a week. Moving forward they would want this person to step into the Manager position full time.If you are an experienced Draughtsman and have worked on Steel based projects with some experience of supervising a design office and are looking for that next career step then apply now!The RoleThe role of Design Supervisor will involve:
Approximately 70% of your time will be to produce detailed steel designs using Tekla.*
Perform 3D modelling and detailing in Tekla of steelwork structures up to 15 storeys.*
You will get involved at project launch stage and participate in design and project meetings.*
You will receive a magnitude of specifications and data for you to produce the design*
These can include sketches, specification sheets, data sheets with structural calculations, Architects drawings, layout drawings, 3rd party supplier drawings, drawings from M&E Contractors or PV Designers to name a few.*
Responsible for designs from cradle to grave where the products are delivered on site.*
Design can last up to 12 weeks.*
All designs will be carried out using Tekla 3D design software.*
The other 70% of the role will involve managing a team of six Steel Tekla Detailers.*
Attend weekly progress meetings with the Technical Director.*
Working with the Technical Director to outline future and current design work to be carried out.*
Schedule work for the steel detailers, typically working on 6-10 projects at any one time.*
Lead weekly and daily meetings with the Tekla Detailers for progress reports.*
Agree, implement and manage action points for all new and existing designs.*
You will need to assess the current and future workload vs schedule.*
Check & sign-off all designs and to ensure all designs meet delivery dates and quality standards set out. Provide progress reports on the status of designs.*
Providing support, training and guidance to a team of Tekla Detailers.*
Plan future workload, identify skill gaps, performance reviews, lead weekly 1-2-1’s, appraisals and recruitment of new staff.
The PersonTo be successful as a Design Supervisor you will need:
To be either a Senior Design Draughtsman or Design Supervisor with exepreince designing steel based projects.*
Ideally you would have used either Tekla, StruCAD or Revit software however my client would also consider other design software as long the candidate has a willingness to learn.*
To be motivated by progression, this role will progress to a design manager role over the next few years.
The Benefits
You will be joining a highly successful £multi-million company who can offer a massive amount of stability and security.*
Fantastic salary and benefits package.*
Flexible working hours (Start between 7.30am -9am to 4pm -5.30pm)*
This role is ideal for someone who is looking to progress to Design Manage in the future.
Interested in the Design Supervisor role? Please contact Marie Joel (Talent Sourcing Team Leader) on (Apply online only) or email , alternatively click the ‘apply’ button below