M&E Design Co-ordinator

Recruiter
Clockwork Recruitment Ltd
Location
Cambridge
Salary
30000.0000
Posted
04 Feb 2017
Closes
04 Mar 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

To work within the Predevelopment Team we are looking for someone who will be experienced in leading the management of M&E design development, integration of designs into the main building designs, coordination, site inspection & verification of compliance for construction projects ranging in total value between £1m and £20m. We are looking for someone to be:


• Competent at reviewing and assessing consultants', subcontractors' and suppliers' designs and specifications, both pre- and post-tender, for compliance and completeness and monitoring their work on site. Knowledge of BREEAM, BIM, DREAM and CfSH requirements and aware of Corporate Responsibility

• Confident in researching, introducing, adapting and utilising new methods, materials or techniques

• Successful at establishing client confidence to assist them in creating the project brief, often from a position of total ignorance on their part. Also experienced handling expert and difficult clients and resolving problems arising from client changes

• Able to make positive contributions to Technical Meetings and review compliance with client's requirements

• Resourceful when working in problem areas which demand flexibility and the ability to reflect in action.

• Provide technical guidance, construction planning and logistic information for bids/tenders.

• Liaise with Estimators, Surveyors, Buyers and Construction team to assist with production of development fees & utility costs for the construction cost.

• Co-ordinate technical, design and external Client issues with the Construction, Development and Marketing teams.

• In conjunction with Environmental Consultant issue agreed sustainability/Code, Pre-Assessment and Energy Strategy.

• Assist Technical Administrators with the preparation of Health & Safety File and O&M Manuals.

• Assist in managing the M&E design process and promoting integration of disciplines

• Assist in selecting, managing and appointing consultants to ensure that they perform in line with their deed and agreed scope of services

• Overview, monitoring and reporting on design programmes.

• Providing technical support to the bid process.

• Ensuring designs meet all necessary statutory and regulatory approvals and are recorded on appropriate tracking logs.

• Ensure that outputs of all Designers meet all technical and commercial requirements within each project.

• Identify opportunities and eliminate risk to ensure that projects evolve to meet financial and programme requirements

• Ensure delivery of the design required to meet the start on sites dates in line with the management account