Design Manager

Recruiter
Supply Technical
Location
Bedford
Salary
£45-55,000 + package
Posted
31 Jul 2017
Expires
16 Aug 2017
Design Manager An opportunity for a Design Manager to join a well known mid sized contractor in the Hertfordshire area. This is your chance to join a well established company, working with an experienced team who enjoy working together to push the company forward. Our client places great emphasis on development and like to promote from within. Staff turnover is low and team spirit is high making for an excellent working environment They have built up an excellent reputation- working across a number of sectors including commercial, housing, industrial, education and retail. Clients include schools, care homes, hospitals, local authority and domestic. On average schemes range from £5-7m but they do undertake schemes up to £20m The position: Design Manager You will be office based working as a Design Manager on a range of general contracting and housing schemes alongside an experienced team Your role will include dealing with the civils infrastructure element of the schemes such as highways, drainage, street lights, utilities and section agreements (section 278 and 38 works and 104 and drainage) Duties will include but are not limited to: Design Pre Commencement Activities - including creating a design program based on construction program Site Acquisition Services Managing statutory Utility Connections Planning - checking drawings represent final design Ensuring compliance with building Regulations Site Surveying and risk assessments The right person You will have experience working on general contracting schemes You will have experience working with highways, drainage, section agreements and street lighting This role would suit candidates currently working in a design role or candidates looking to move into a Design Management role. Your current job title could be: Site Manager, Project Manager or Contracts Manager Quantity Surveyor Design Manager Architectural Technician You will be competent in Asta or Microsoft Project You will be literate and an effective communicator in both written and verbal liaison The salary Up to £55k car or car allowance, pension, healthcare, 26 days holiday bank holidays Working hours 8-5.30pm This client are looking to interview asap so don't delay in applying or call me for a confidential chat