Design Manager

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Design Manager


£60,000 – £75,000

My client is seeking an experienced Design Manager to join their growing water and wastewater

Business based out in Sheffield. As a Design Manager, you will be responsible for the successful delivery of the project assigned to you from a budget, programme and safety prospective from concept through to handover, while understanding and agree the clients project requirements.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

* Agreeing levels of resource against the programme.

* Ensuring production of all documentation required to manage the project in line

with CDM requirements.

* Compilation of weekly / monthly reports as dictated by the project.

* Monitoring of design outputs against the design deliverable schedule including

remedial cause of action as required.

* Confirming that all regularity standards are adhered to.

* Technical governance and sign off is adhered to.

* Chair design meetings.

* Contribute to the production of the design cost for individual schemes.

* Coordinate the design engineers across all disciplines.

* Ensure that principal designer duties are administered and discharged in line with

CDM 2015.

* Develop and update the design management plan.

* Producing design briefs, incorporating the requirements of all the project needs,

including mechanical, electrical and civil interface.

* Producing and reviewing sub-contractor enquiry documents to enable all design to

be incorporated.

* Ensure all disciplines design are incorporated into the 3D model.

* Report and gain approval for change.

Experience/Qualifications Needed:

* 8 years demonstrated design experience.

* Experience of managing multidiscipline teams.

* Experience of managing multiple small projects or single larger projects.

* Chartered Engineer preferred or working towards chartership.

Personal Attributes / Values:

* An organiser who can coordinate on multiple fronts

* Structured thinker

* Client-focused

* Facilitator of innovative thought and ideas

* Strong leadership qualities

* Commercial & Contractual Awareness

* Excellent attention to detail

* Strong team player but also able to work as an individual

* Ability to prioritise a varied workload and demonstrate good time management to

comply with deadlines

* Able to work in a busy environment under pressure

* Excellent communication skills

* Possess a “can do” attitude who can provide support to other members of the team

as required

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity in our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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