Design Manager / CEM Civil Engineering

Recruiter
Cityscape Recruitment Ltd
Location
Bedford
Salary
From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Plus benefits package
Posted
14 Mar 2017
Closes
13 Apr 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Design Manager – Civil Engineering

An exciting opportunity has been created for a Design Manager to join a leading Construction and Civil Engineering Contractor operating in a number of major projects across the UK.

As a company they are well established as leaders within construction and have worked on some of the most prestigious projects and landmarks within the UK. These include buildings, stadiums, highways, airports and infrastructure projects that are admired and recognised for their excellence around the world.

With over 100 years dedicated to the civils sector, the business has gone from strength to strength with offices expanding across England. The company are in a stronger position than ever in terms of growth and as a result are looking for the very best preconstruction talent to work on their projects and grow the business further.

Currently they are undertaking a number of schemes working in partnership with local authorities on a number of projects across the South East, Birmingham, Manchester and Warrington.

Responsibilities:

·Manage the design process and its cost

·Identify design risks

·Evaluate design and specification alternatives 

·Confirm in writing, using Memorandum of Agreement

·Identify all subcontractors having design responsibility, at the beginning of the tender period

·Liaise with the team to ensure the subcontract enquiry includes all design related information

·Assist in resolving any design-related matters

·Attend tender handover meeting

·Ensure completion of all post contract documentation

Required Qualifications / Expertise

·Relevant knowledge and experience in site management and construction techniques

·Knowledge of design processes desirable

·Design Managers will generally be Chartered Engineer MICE or equivalent

·Good communicator

·Team Leader

·Business Awareness

·Knowledge and understanding of construction management

About the benefits / rewards

The company offers excellent career development opportunities for ambitious individuals with a basic salary of between £50,000 - £65,000p.a. As well as a generous benefits package including car/ allowance, fuel, healthcare & pension.

To apply for this positon please apply below or for further information please contact Laura Stephenson on 01923 750 095.