Construction Design & Management Officer

Highland Council
£19,896 - £21,752
03 Dec 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Description Post Title: Construction Design & Management Officer Location: Inverness Hours: 21 per week Duration: Permanent Salary: HC09, £19,896 - £21,752 (Salary placing will normally be at the first point of the scale) Contact Person: Stuart Duncan, Tel: 01463 702239 Job Purpose: To prepare Health and Safety Files for construction projects where Highland Council is Principal Designer and manage the Health and Safety File records for Housing and Non-housing properties held within the corporate Construction Information system (accessible by all council services, contractors and consultants). To undertake CDM Advisor to Principal Designer / Client Advisor duties for internally administered projects and evaluate / review performance of external CDM Advisor consultant resources via their appointment and commission delivery. To advise and assist officers within the Council who act in CDM specific roles of Client, Principal Designer, Designer, Principal Contractor and Contractor as they affect all property-related construction projects undertaken by the organisation to ensure compliance with the Construction (Design & Management) Regulations. To review and monitor CDM training provided to, and develop procedures for, internal professional and technical staff engaged in the construction, maintenance and management of Council owned or occupied property.