Technical Design Manager

09 Sep 2013
07 Oct 2013
Dominic Wall
Job Level
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Technical Design Manager
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: Dependent on experience (package including base salary, bonus and pension)
Location: Bedford
Consultant: Dominic Wall

The Company

The Green Recruitment company is representing one of the leading companies in the design and supply of renewable heating solutions. They a currently seeking to recruit a Technical Design Manager to lead the Renewable Heat Team’s design functions.

The Role

Our client is looking for a Technical Design Manager responsible for a team of design engineers

• Characterization and development of design standards, engineering modelling, bespoke designs and project specific detailed designs
• Take responsibility for leading a team that is growing, including mechanical, electrical and controls specialists as well as locating external design input for specialist areas not covered by the internal team.
• Offering technical guidance and assistance, training and career development for your team
• Communicating and working close with the Head of Operations and the Head of Technology for Renewable Heat
• Supply the Commercial team with pre sales design, Project Team for construction activities and after sales service team with controls and technical service issues
• Urging the constant improvement in performance, cost and safety of the product

The Candidate

• A Self-Motivated Individual
• Technically and commercially minded
• Ability to people manage
• Ideally the candidate will have a passion for sustainable energy
• Possess a building service background
• Crucial to understand the theory and practice of engineering design, including engineering modelling techniques
• Would be beneficial for the candidate to have knowledge of biomass or ground source technology
• Applications welcome from engineers from consulting or contracting background with a recognized track record of technical design and management

Skills and Experience

• Degree Qualified or BETEC/HNC
• A considerable amount of experience in a similar position
• Technical and practical knowledge of heating systems, design, operation and installation
• Familiarity and practice of construction (Design and Management) regulations (1994) covering health and safety
• Good team player with good communication and interpersonal skills with practice of managing performance of staff and contractors
• Holder of a CSCS card

It is important to note from time to time you may be required to travel in the UK and on the continent and stay away in the maintenance of your duties

The Green Recruitment Company is an Employment Business for interim, contract and temporary recruitment and acts as an Employment Agency in relation to permanent vacancies.
To apply for this role please contact us at:

Dominic Wall
+44 (0) 2030022877