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Design Manager - Civil Engineering - Highways

£65,000

UK / South East

Civil Engineering

Permanent

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Isabel Walder
020 8892 0115

Isabel specialises in the recruitment of mid to senior level professionals within the Civil Engineering and Infrastructure sectors. She began her recruitment career in 2005 after graduating at Kingston University with a Masters in Accounting and Finance. Isabel currently recruits for Se

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Job Description

REF: 12859
Posted: 04 October 2017
Closes: 03 November 2017

We are working with a leading provider of construction, facilities management and engineering services to recruit a Design Manager to work on the M6 SMART Motorways. Based near Birmingham, the successful Design Manager will be responsible for the management and the flow of the design program.

Responsibilities:

  • Overseeing the scope of design required including permanent and temporary works
  • Regularly liaising with the consultants and client regarding designs and modifications
  • Managing CDM regulations, Planning requirements and Local authority requirements
  • Communicating the correct specifications and drawing requirements are issued to the consultants and sub-contractors in accordance with the Information Release Schedules, Deliverables Schedules
  • Carrying out risk assessments
  • Ensuring design staff produce weekly design reports for regional staff.
  • Outlining design deliverables and design programmes
  • Assessment of customer brief omissions / shortfalls
  • Anticipating supply chain design development
  • Overseeing the specialist design by subcontractors and suppliers and its integration into the overall design.
  • Ensuring the company design procedures are fully utilised on tenders and live projects within the region, and for implementing training and development of design staff in their effective use
  • Monitoring the defects period for ‘Value Engineering‘ options performance
  • Attending the project close out audit as required

Experience:

  • Postgraduate experience working on highways, structures, or rail.
  • Proven track record in a project based role delivering design
  • Recent experience of managing multi-disciplinary design for design and build project of reasonable size and complexity.
  • Degree or equivalent in Civil Engineering
  • Membership or chartership of relevant Professional Institute (ICE)


This is a fantastic opportunity to work with a leading civil contractor. Apply for this position below or alternatively for further information please contact Izzie Walder on 020 8892 0115.

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