Design Manager

ARV Solutions
Leamington Spa
£28k - £35k pa
17 Mar 2017
16 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Design Team Leader / Manager
West Midlands
Salary - £££ flexible to attract

** Are you a Designer looking for your next step up in your career?
** Do you want to work for an innovative company who provide a unique building solution to the Construction industry?

Our client designs and manufactures a Light Steel Frame Building System and with significant rise in demand for their solution and this increase in business has in turn created the need to recruit for a Design Manager/Team Leader to join their manufacturing facility in the West Midlands.

This fast track building solution is sold for the construction of Hotels, Schools, Care Homes, Health Care and Residential to Main Contractors. Their Offsite solution is unique in the UK and has provided Main Contractors with faster build times than the majority of other Offsite solutions and naturally appreciatively faster than traditional methods.

The role will involve:
:: Manage and oversee an assigned team of 4 Technical Designers
:: Provide support to the Design Office Manager
:: Produce detailed drawings to aid the manufacture of the Building System
:: Optimise the designs to minimise commercial implications
:: Liaise in detail with the Pre-Construction Co-ordinator
:: Coordinate and liaise with external parties to include architects, consultants and specialists
:: Attend Design Team Meetings

Skills Required:
:: Solid experience using AutoCAD (2D/3D)
:: Extensive knowledge of the construction industry ideally with a focus on offsite construction and/or framed structures (may be light gauge steel, timber frame, and modular building or similar)
:: Ability to work in a large team and with strong communication skills
:: Work as part of a team and on your own
:: Ability to motivate and manage a team whilst organising projects to a tight timescale

This role would perfectly suit a Designer who is looking to take a step up in to management or someone who already has management experience and is looking for a change.

If you are interested in this position then please click "apply" or please contact Rebecca Hamilton on ************* for a confidential chat.

Key skills: Designer, Structural Designer, Team Leader, Structures, Buildings, Steel, Light Gauge, Light Steel Frame, Cold Rolled Steel.