Design Manager

Recruiter
Vantage Consulting
Location
Lancashire
Posted
14 Apr 2018
Closes
23 Apr 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Design Manager Preston £50-55,000 + Package Our client, an established leader within the construction industry who offer services from construction and civil engineering, mechanical and electrical engineering, to property development and facilities management are looking for an experienced Design Manager to work on projects at various sites across the North West of the UK. Working closely with the Principal Design Manager, the successful candidate will be responsible for assessing and advising on risk issues associated with design, buildability and compliance. This role would suit an experienced architectural technician who's looking for a step up or an experienced Design Manager who's looking to work for a respected firm on a range of exciting projects. In order to succeed in this position, you will need to be able to demonstrate the following skills and experience:- BSc in Engineering and relative experience within private practice or industry. Extensive technical experience in construction of complex building types and knowledge of current design, planning legislation and compliance. Outstanding IT skills including CAD. Your main duties and responsibilities will include but not be limited to: Appraising consultant appointments including costs Auditing and assess design information before and during construction. Reporting on risk to directors and project team. Advising on alternative efficient and compliant design solutions. Liaising with construction management team. Advising and agree programmes for information delivery. Attending meetings as and when required. Attending construction sites to appraise work. Assisting in implementation of company quality procedures. Assist in implementation of company health and safety procedures. Providing technical and design advice and assistance to colleagues and group companies. Building and maintaining excellent working relationships with board members, key personnel / departments and external clients. Facilitating internal communications to ensure best use of tools available. In return, our client offer a competitive salary and reward scheme. If you'd like to be considered for this position, please contact Kate Wills at Vantage Consulting on 01785 875 204 or email

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