Design / Technical Director

TSP Consulting
East London, Greater London
£60000 - £70000/annum £60,000 - £70,000 plus benefits
23 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client is a specialist M&E contractor providing mechanical and electrical, energy and HVAC solutions to the London residential and commercial markets. The company has undergrown steady growth year on year and they have gained an excellent reputation for innovative and cost effective building services solutions to a range of high profile projects and customers.

They are now seeking a Design/ Technical Director to support the team on significant projects. They will provide sound technical advice on all aspects of mechanical installations so that safety, health and all legislative requirements are met in full.

The successful candidate will have a broad technical and practical knowledge of electrical and mechanical services systems, as well as an understanding of how to manage the integration of these in the construction environment and specifically in the residential and commercial sectors. The candidate could be expected to work on multiple projects at the same time and at different phases and/ or a single large project through the full project life cycle.

Your role will be hands on plus manage initially a small team of Design Engineers and CAD Technicians, with the view to increasing this team as more design functions are brought in-house in order to manage quality and expense. This will suit an ambitious individual with excellent communication skills. The company will look at existing associate level candidates, or experienced candidates that are looking to take the next step up.

• Overseeing all technical aspects of installation. I.e. regular site inspections & working with the Contracts Managers to ensure the Installation is spec compliant.
• Initial design for D&B projects that our client is tendering.
• Advising estimating department on the technical compliance before bidding.
• Co-ordination with client & our out sourced Design Team on D&B projects.
• Working with the buying department to ensure correct product supply & technical submissions to client.
• Reviewing new products coming to market.
• Attending pre-start meetings to demonstrate our technical abilities & professional ability.
• Reviewing and appraising the Quotations received (Qualifying quotes) - making comments on a like for like comparison and compliance with Spec/Drawing requirements.
• Producing a Project Plant Schedule of finalised selections.

Please contact Ian Farr on (Apply online only) for a confidential discussion on this role