Design and Engineering Co-ordinator

Steve Ball Recruitment Limited
£40,000 + car package + pension
07 Oct 2017
07 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
My clients are looking to appoint a Design and Engineering Co-ordinator on a permanent basis. My clients are a new build and refurbishment contractor specialising in social housing. The successful candidate will report to the Design and Technical Manager and will be responsible in assisting in all aspects of the site development and design for social / private new build schemes ranging in size from £500k to £6.0m Key duties and responsibilities * Have knowledge of Engineering, Drainage & Structural Design within housing and coordination of both technical and drawn information * Preparation of Phase 1 Desk Top Studies researching basic background information to formulate an opinion on any potential hazards and ground conditions. * Co-ordinate drainage designs and foundation solutions with Engineers to estimate outfall positions, flow rates and storage requirements for feasibility schemes. * Identify key engineering design and technical considerations and operational solutions within specification and Employers Requirements to assist Quantity Surveyors and Estimators * Facilitate comparisons in quotations for all engineering consultant related activities * Request engineering related reports required to validate planning applications or discharge planning conditions * Co-ordinate the discharge of engineering related planning conditions with consultants * Co-ordinate the preparation of Section Agreements, monitor and chase Technical Approvals through to completion * Co-ordinate all scheme related documentation to enable an accurate build to specification * Assist in the preparation of Contractors Proposals based on Employers Requirements and in line with current Building Regulations * Co-ordinate the requirement of engineering drawings and designs to ensure the site management and commercial teams have the relevant and accurate information * Co-ordinate the discharge of NHBC / LABC engineering conditions and upload information onto the NHBC portal as necessary * Co-ordinate the issue of drawings in line with company protocol and quality standards * Request existing services information from statutory authorities as required * Specification of Products / Materials * Meet administration and reporting obligations * Health and safety management * Client relationship management This is a superb opportunity for an experience construction professional to join a growing and very successful contractor with an excellent reputation. For more information please contact Paul Wilkinson on ************
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