Design Manager – Cladding / Environmental Construction

Full Time Permanent

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Design Manager – High Rise Cladding / Environmental Construction

London sites – Kent Office – Remote Working

£60 – £70k plus package

Here at Howells, we are working with a leading, specialist cladding contractor to recruit an experienced and technically astute Design Manager to join their team in the South East. Base location for this role is flexible, site visits and meetings across London, with on average one day a week in the Kent office.

Job purpose:

Management and audit of the assigned projects in its support of design, in conjunction with the relevant commercial & site teams.
Manage specifications and drawings, including creation and amendments.
Liaise with Site Managers to assist in quality of delivery of core services.
Manage, motivate and appraise staff that reports directly to the Design Manager.
Liaison with H&S and other departments as required to improve business processes and maintain quality, throughout the company.
Liaison with manufacturers, external structural engineers and architects.Job Responsibilities:

Collation, management and monitoring of specifications, drawings related calculations and design process from start to finish on the assigned projects, where inhouse design is applicable.
Liaison with manufacturers and project teams including distribution of relevant documentation.
Respond to technical queries and make recommendations to resolve problems.
Respond to ad-hoc problems and raise with Head of Design accordingly.
Understand commercial implications of risks, issues and recommendations.
Management and monitoring of design specifications and drawings for other external/sub-contract works (i.e. windows, roofing, M&E), etc.Requirements:

Technical qualifications.
Experienced design manager, within environmental construction projects.
CSCS card.
Willing to undertake a DBS check for specific sites e.g. schools
Competent user MS Excel, MS Word, Microsoft Outlook email and calendars.
Competent user Project Probe.
Expert CAD user.For more info please apply online now or call Bianca on (phone number removed)!


If you feel that you have the relevant experience to be successful in this position and would like to find out more please apply online today attaching a copy of your current CV. Alternatively contact us on (phone number removed).

Howells Solutions are an Equal Opportunities employer. All applications will be dealt with in the strictest confidence. Howells Solutions acts as an Employment Business for the supply of temporary workers and an Employment Agency in relation to permanent vacancies

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