|Job Ref:||204603277||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Industry:||Construction||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||City:||West Midlands||Address:||Post Code:||WV14||Post Date:||02/10/2016 03:46|
This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of FastTrack who are operating as an employment business.|
A Design Manager is required to work on a a number of MOJ projects for a main contractor based in the West Midlands. You will need to have a good understanding of BIM for this particular role.
The position is immediate and the candidate will be required to work through the Pre-construction and Design Team, preparing tender packages and documents, and liaising with the client team. The candidate will support the development of the Design strategy and implement and manage the control of the design process to ensure that the design is a winning solution and can be delivered to meet the project requirements and are in line with cost parameters. And manage the design aspects of projects and provide specialist support and guidance to the Design team
What you'll be doing
+Lead the development and implementation of design proposals, ensuring they meet customer requirements, including budget constraints, presenting proposals for approval to the customer. The design should deliver:
+Safety in construction and use
+Quality within affordable parameters
+Ease of maintenance, energy efficiency with minimum environmental impact
+Innovation to meet customer goals and positive impact on the local community
+Manage and ensure effective briefing of the Design Team including M&E elements. This includes the management of any 3rd parties or novated design teams to ensure that they meet all customer specifications and where necessary, checking the competence and resources of any incumbent design teams or 3rd parties.
+Provide advice and guidance on the ?buildability? of the design proposals to the design and construction teams on all packages.
+Liaise with all statutory bodies/authorities as required ? such as town planning, building control and services e.g. gas and water.
+Support the Safety by Design & Engineering forum or other similar forums, representing the business stream, as required
+Lead the development and management of the design deliverables programme:
+Ensure there is a clear schedule of design deliverables
+Lead gate reviews activities to ensure that they are timely and appropriate sign off is achieved at each project gate and to include appropriate communication to Bid Managers and other Design/Work Winning team members as required
+Lead the co-ordination and production of design data, bid deliverables, reports and documentation essential to the project and contractual requirements and report progress against the design deliverables programme
+Lead the implementation of the BIM protocols, including teamwork and collaboration and the management and sharing of data relating to BIM models
+Provide BIM management during the bid stage ensuring the supply chain is fully aware of BIM requirements
+Consider the application of Lean construction techniques in order to save money, reduce waste and optimise construction
+Ensure that learning and best practice is captured from the bid/project with the aim of sharing it across the business stream and the CSUK business
+Proactively contribute to the Risk and Value Management process
+Ensure a relentless focus on Zero Harm