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Design Co-ordinator/ Technical Co-ordinator

  • Location: Sheffield, South Yorkshire
  • Sector: Residential
  • Position: Design Coordinator
  • Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: PSRwqre32_1559834877
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Job description

We are recruiting for a Design Co-ordinator to be based near Sheffield for a privately owned business. Our client is a highly successful and reputable New Build House Builder and partner with some of the regions largest housing associations. They believe in growing their business in a progressive and sustainable manner. They have long standing and robust client relationships in the local area. They are looking to add to their design and technical team by appointing a Design Co-ordinator

This challenging and exciting opportunity, requires an individual with a strong background in working with external consultants. You will be ensuring necessary approvals are obtained prior to commencement on site. Once on site, you will be a key liaison from the design team for the project team. A highly competitive basic salary plus extensive benefits package is on offer to the successful candidate, along with longevity and security of project work

The Role

* Co-ordination of both architectural and engineering designs
* Management of external consultants
* Preparation of Planning Applications
* Attend internal meetings and external meetings
* Draw upon your experience to advise of "best value" solutions and work through potential obstacles
* Up to date relevant Building Regulations and relevant Health & Safety knowledge
* Good knowledge of drainage and associated civil engineering
* Communicate with a number of different parties; local authorities, Architects, Quantity Surveyors, Site Managers, sub-contractors and consultants

The Person

* A demonstrable working knowledge as a Design Co-ordinator in either a construction or developer environment
* Ideally worked on New Build Housing projects previously