Design Manager

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    Construction, Trades & Labour

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  • Salary:

    £50k - 55k per year + Package

  • Contact:

    Aaron Battrawden

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  • Published:

    5 days ago

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Position: Design Manager 

Sector: Construction- Roofing

Salary: £50,000- £55,000 + Benefits  

Location: Home based and occasional head office visit

My client, one of the leading companies in waterproofing and roofing systems, are on the look for a Design Manager to join a specific division within the group due to growth.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Managing and controlling the Design Department
  • Taking the lead role in coordinating with clients the design of the products on offer for the construction projects
  • Developing and nurturing the day-to-day relationships with all key stakeholders including contractors, consultants
  • Working collaboratively with other internal senior members of staff to provide guidance, concepts and document control for queries and live projects
  • Undertake design work and coordination of rooftop development structures and flat-to-pitch roof conversions, and/or liaise and coordinate with external design and engineering resources where applicable

Experience and skills 

  • Construction related degree, relevant professional qualification or equivalent (desirable)
  • Construction design experience on multiple projects running at once
  • Understanding of issues around the delivery of maintenance and/or other contracts in a built-up environment
  • Appreciation of materials and finishes and how they impact structural elements including mass, thermal, acoustic and fire properties
  • Understanding of CDM regulations as a designer
  • Ability to use AutoCAD and use of Tekla structures is preferred
  • Understanding of BIM level 2
  • Experience of online document control portals

If this opportunity excites you or you want to find out more information about other roles then please do not hesitate to get in touch with aaron.battrawden@buildrec.com

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