Design Manager / Detailing and Design Manager

Kraft Recruitment
Greater London
£45000 - £60000/annum
18 Jul 2017
17 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Detailing and Design Manager

Detailing and Design Manager required working for a fabrication and metal works company based in North London. The successful candidate must have expert knowledge of Tekla and AutoCAD.

Detailing and Design Manager Overview

As the Design Manager, you will be responsible for scheduling and the output of all Detail and Design department items in accordance with my client’s quality standards and other regulatory requirements.

Detailing and Design Manager Responsibilities

• 3D design, modelling and detailing of structural and architectural metal work projects
• Coordination of request for information (RFI), site survey requirements etc across projects
• Preparation and presentation of detailed Building Information Models (BIM) and resolution/update for technical points with contracts managers
• Preparation of General Arrangement (GA) and detailed fabrication and construction drawings
• Preparation of Numerical Control (NC) files
• Specification and preparation of raw material and parts list for production to budget requirements
• Coordination of project design programs with Contract Managers and other parties including client
• Architects, Engineers, Contractors and Sub Contractors
• Departmental responsibilities
• Coordination of D&D Departmental budget
• Resolution of technical drafting queries with D&D Department draftsman and project teams
• Review of completed drawings and production files for hand off to Production Manager
• Resolution of technical queries with Production Department
• Prioritisation and scheduling of drawing requests from Contract Managers based on
contracted delivery requirements amongst Draftsmen
• Preparation and review of weekly/monthly utilisation reports
• Identification and communication of resource deficiencies to Board of Directors
• Allocation and management of Design & Detailing projects with approved sub-contractors
• Attendance at weekly/periodic production meetings
• Conformance with design and production procedures
• D&D departmental staff training coordination and appraisals procedures

Detailing and Design Manager Requirements

• Minimum 8 years Design experience in a departmental manager role, ideally in the Steel fabrication and metalwork production industry
• Expert in Tekla Structures and AutoCAD programs essential

Detailing and Design Manager Remuneration

• Salary £45,000 - £60,000
• Holiday 28 Days Including BH