Design Manager

Posted on Jan 16, 2019 by Anonymous

Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire United Kingdom
Construction & Architecture
Immediate Start
£60k - £65k Annual
Vacancy Summary

Job Title: Design Manager

Job Type: Permanent

Job Ref: #456

Location: Essex

Start Date: February 2019

Salary: To £60k basic plus competitive package

Company & Project: Top 10 main contractor operating in the Education, Commercial, and Leisure & Retail sectors on a national basis, are seeking to recruit an experienced and effective Design Manager to complement their Construction Delivery team, based in Essex.

Our client is one of the largest contractors in the UK, and has posted strong financial results for the past 2 years. The working culture in the local business is very much team driven, and the established senior management team are both approachable and collaborative.

The project has been awarded and the pre construction design completed, due to start on site in February 2019. A D&B Education project, c£6m in value under JCT contract, involving a large extension and refurbishment of a higher education facility in Essex.

Duties & Responsibilities: Responsible to the Operations Director, you will take independent responsibility for managing the design process, supervising consultants, subcontractors and suppliers, through to practical completion.

This candidate should have an excellent knowledge of practical construction methodology in addition to a strong track record in managing technical information on projects.

A working knowledge of BIM & BREEAM would also be a distinct advantage, in addition to completing previous Education projects.

Desirable Experience:

* Extensive experience as a stand alone Design Manager on construction projects in excess of £5m.

* Minimum of 5 years' experience with recognised main contractor's in Design Management roles.

* Previous experience working on Education projects would be a distinct advantage.

* A working knowledge of key design management processes, including both BIM and BREEAM.

* Previous Roles: Design Manager OR Technical Manager OR Design Co-ordinator OR Architect OR Architectural Technician OR Designer.

Qualifications & Skills: Degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Management, or Architecture from a recognised institution at 2:1 or better.

Application Process: If you would like more information on this Design Manager position or any other vacancy please email your current CV through where it will be reviewed and you will be contacted within 48 hours if your CV is of interest.

Services advertised by Apple Technical Recruitment are that of an Employment Agency/Business

Reference: 614822870

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