|Job Ref:||204635270||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Industry:||Construction||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||County/State:||Cheshire||City:||Warrington||Address:||Post Code:||MK46||Salary:||£45000 - £65000/annum + package available||Post Date:||07/10/2016 03:03|
Job title: Design Manager|
Report to: Managing Director
Location: North West Warrington
One Way is a leading recruitment consultancy for white collar and blue collar positions within Built Environment, Rail, Civil Engineering, Heavy Plant and Industrial.
One Way have nationwide coverage and expertise across all professional, technical, trades and labour roles which enables us to supply the very best opportunities for both our candidates and provide our clients with the right candidates. One Way are located in Liverpool, Uxbridge and HQ is Southampton.
To manage the design process for projects
To attend internal and external meetings including chairing and accurately minute as necessary ensuring distribution to relevant parties
Review design drawings in accordance with Building Regulations
Review design proposals from internal and external consultants ensuring most competitive and effective solution arrived at.
Support Procurement Department in evaluation of alternative design solutions offered by subcontractors.
Research and develop new products for alternative forms of construction
Monitor Health & Safety issues in accordance with chartered status requirement.
Occasionally advise on Estimating schemes
Required to work independently and contribute to the setting of deadlines, devise new methods, using a high degree of autonomy, initiative and judgement involved and complex tasks.
Knowledge of commercial rates and market value of designs and materials to ensure best value either by cost or deliverability for organisation.
Frequent internal or external contacts at all levels in which advice may be given or negotiations carried out or non-routine queries answered. Considerable persuasive ability or tact may be required to handle the contacts.
Responsible for managing an all day to day matters and making recommendations with regard to recruitment, training and development.
Regularly works with and/ or has access to sensitive information which if misused would damage the company
• Requiring education/ qualification to a level of NVQ 5/ Professional qualification or equivalent qualifications.
• Good knowledge of Building Regulations
• Basic knowledge of AutoCAD design software course and Adobe Acrobat
• Strong time management and communication skills
• Good knowledge of Word and Excel
• Working towards or possessing Chartered Status in Construction
Travel and subsistence is provided where travel is required per week and out of hours travel bonus.
25 days holiday + bank holidays, rising to 29 days with each year of service.
Cash back on medicals, eye tests etc....
Pensions are 7%
Annual profit share