Engineering Coordinator, Luxury Residential Developer (Kent)

Cityscape Recruitment Ltd
10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Engineering Coordinator

Luxury Residential Developer

Up £40,000 basic plus package


About the company:

This award winning residential developer has an established reputation throughout the South East with the company operating throughout Kent, East & West Sussex, Surrey and Essex. They build a broad range of individually designed homes from contemporary style apartments, to traditional two and three storey homes. They are continually identifying new opportunities in sough after locations to create new luxury homes and properties and are renowned for their attention to detail and reputation for building designer new homes.

Throughout 2017 the company launched a number of new developments which are selling extremely well and they ended 2017 with around 64% of their target sales achieve for June 2018 (year-end) which is a considerable achievement. It’s an exciting time for the business in 2018 which you could be part of!

About the role:

An Engineering Coordinator, with an engineering background preferably in housebuilding, is required to work with the Design and Construction Departments at planning and build preparation stages respectively, to carry out the following duties in relation to both civil and structural requirements of developments:-

·Obtain or commission services asset records, highway boundary plans, flood risk maps, CCTV drainage surveys, ground investigation reports and other pre-construction information in order to highlight potential risks to scheme viability and to direct the design approach.

·Provide design input to ensure Millwood site layouts incorporate the engineering constraints from the outset (e.g. access points, service strips, level changes, refuse and recycling strategies, services diversions, easements, wayleaves etc.).

·Technical review of engineering information to assist with full coordination between design, planning, commercial, construction and sales objectives.

·Manage delivery of engineering drawings for discharge of planning conditions, construction and as-built stages.

·Site inspections and reviews to ensure the design intent is delivered.

·The Engineering Coordinator would work closely with the Engineering Technical Coordinator to assist in the progress of the design and planning process, then with the Project Managers to assist in the delivery of engineering production information so that full build preparations can commence.

·The role is flexible to accommodate particular skills sets and professional interests. It can be directed more towards Design or Construction or both.

About the requirements:

A proactive, self-motivated and consciousness individual with a stable career history A perceptive individual who, through a natural diplomacy, can influence people in a changing environment.A clear thinking person demonstrating attention to detail who is well organized and can operate independently under a broad direction.A team builder who can develop and maintain good relationships and gain the confidence of other professionals both within the Company and outside.A broad thinker who can take a global view and has an inherent ability to ‘get the job done’.Residential experience either with a Main Contractor or Residential Developer Degree Qualification or equivalent About the benefits and rewards:

The salary offered always depends on the level of experience of the candidate and their exposure to the relevant industry sector. In this instance they are looking to pay up to £40,000 basic plus package. The package includes:

·Car/car allowance





·Death in service benefit

·other perks

About the Recruitment Consultant responsible for the Vacancy:

I have been in Recruitment for 5 years and now specialise within Technical recruitment covering all disciplines including Architectural Technicians; Design Coordinators; Senior Coordinators; Technical Managers; Senior Technical Managers and Technical Directors. My background previously covers Commercial; Operations; Technical; Estimating & Planning therefore I have well l rounded knowledge of the industry which benefits. It just seems Technical is my niche!

My clients include Main Contractors and Residential Developers from large PLC companies to small family owned businesses with clients who work on anything from Mixed Use Regeneration Schemes; High Rise, High Spec Residential Schemes; District Regeneration Schemes; New Build Social Housing schemes and one off detached high specification houses so you could say-something for everyone!

Some Successful Campaigns:

Technical Coordinator-Redrow Homes
Technical Coordinator-Chase New Homes
Technical Coordinator & Manager-Crest Nicholson
Technical Coordinator-Mears New Homes
Technical Coordinator-Abbey New Homes
Technical Manager-United Living
Associate Director Technical - Countryside Properties
Technical Coordinator & Manager -Lovell Partnerships LTD

What if this opportunity isn’t what you are looking for?

If the above opportunity isn’t quite what you are looking for then please do still get in touch. I am inundated with various opportunities so perhaps I have something for you which I have not yet advertised!

If you’re interested in finding out more, please apply to Jasmine@cityscapeltd. com or call 01923 750095

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