Posted on Jan 21, 2019 by Anonymous
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000
Our client is a well-established company based in Essex with many years' experience in the architectural and secondary steelwork industry, they design, value engineer and manufacture many types of metalwork for almost every type of public or commercial building.
As Technical Manager, you would be based in Great Dunmow but on occasion working from our other site in Gosfield
This key position involves managing the whole design function of the business which is primarily based in the UK but with satellite offices both in Poland and India. The variety of design work involved would range from balconies, balustrades, staircases and various feature metal work projects on behalf of our main contractors
This role would suit an established steel/cladding Draughtsperson looking to progress their career within the steel/cladding arena, Lead architect / Engineer with a strong knowledge of metalwork and or Cladding
An excellent track record and knowledge of cladding & steelwork design.
Experience of detailing cladding, architectural and structural steel using AutoCAD 3d essential, Advance Steel preferred.
Must be able to read and interpret Engineer's and Architect's drawings.
Full understanding of current building regulations / British Standards.
Ability to liaise competently with Engineers & Architects and manage the flow of technical information essential to the project.
Ability to work as a team to ensure every project is a success. Works will involve co-ordination with Commercial, Project, Production and Site departments.
Ability to work from site measurements and produce fabrication drawings from those measurements. Liaising with the design team / engineers to close out/clarify any discrepancies.
Ability to work under pressure and manage a number of projects at any given time. Can do attitude to get the job done even if it requires overtime to complete the work.
Able to work to company's procedure and ensure the flow of information and document controlling is maintained to high level.
Manage a stringent RFI procedure.
Keep track of any variations and maintain the variation record sheets with supporting data for the Commercial team to access.
Maintain organised project design folders with all revisions clearly labelled to show the current issues.
For more information regarding this role please contact Josie Shear at Premier Engineering, Reading
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