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Design Manager

  • Location: Buckinghamshire
  • Sector: Civil Engineering & Infrastructure
  • Position: Design Manager
  • Salary: £65000 - £66000 per annum + Car + Pension
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: DMSBAC05_1556724231
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Job description

Location: Buckinghamshire

Sector: Civil Engineering and Infrastructure

Position: Design Manager - Senior Appointment

Salary: Please contact Amanda @ PSR Solutions

Job Type: Permanent

My client is looking to appoint a Lead Design Manager to oversee their Civil Engineering Schemes at both Pre-contract and contract stages. As a principle contractor they successfully deliver a rage of civil, rail and infrastructure schemes, ranging in value from £50M to £500M.

However, this role is a Civils based Design Management role which would be ideal for anyone with enabling and earthworks and/or highways and infrastructure experience.

The role will be primarily office based but must be prepared to travel intermittently to various project sites when required.

As the Design Manager, some of your key aspects will be to:

  • Lead and manage cost effective design that is compliant with the main contract obligations
  • Appoint and manage the Design Team.
  • Identify and manage risks and opportunities from drawings, specifications and project programme.
  • Value engineering of designs at tender and during contract.
  • Prepare technical/design submissions for tenders and PQQs
  • Chair workshops with design consultants and sub-contractors.
  • Supporting construction and commercial staff with the management of change
  • Ensure that all planning conditions are discharged prior to start on site.
  • When required, undertake the role of Principal Designer under the requirements of CDM.
  • Ensuring that procedures for design management are followed by all parties.
  • Mentoring graduates and technicians through their ICE training schemes when requires.

If you're interested in this role, click 'apply', or call us now. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion.

Amanda @ PSR Solutions Ltd - 01785 594271 or email your CV