Junior Principal Designer

Recruiter
X4 GROUP
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£25k - 28k per year + benefits
Posted
12 Jul 2017
Closes
11 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We are currently looking for either a junior type Principal Designer or someone who works in the construction industry that would like a career change maybe, and we could train up.

We provides an excellent principal designer service and has an increasing work load, hence our requirement to grow this section of our practice. The successful candidate will be working within our PD section of the studio alongside our existing PD delivering the role across all phases of our projects. Our projects cover a diverse range of sectors including both public and private Clients.

You must be self-motivates and driven to continue to develop new and existing relationships with clients. You must have the ability to manage multiple projects, have an understanding of key hazards typical to construction projects and be able to work as an individual or as part of a wider team.

The role requires an understanding of design and construction processes and the ability to communicate effectively. The Role includes preparing CDM documentation, writing reports, attending meetings, responding to technical queries, reviewing designs, risk management, producing files/manuals etc.,

The candidate:

They would need to be experienced in the construction industry - i.e. technician

NEBOSH qualification if possible, but for the right candidate we will put them through this qualification

Must be able to read and interpret technical drawings

Comfortable in producing and understanding reports and data

Ability to manage multiple projects

It is a client facing role so must be confident and clear

Proficient in Microsoft Excel, word, Outlook and Powerpoint