design co-ordinator in northampton

11 February 2019
heather duncan, randstad cpe
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northampton, east midlands
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heather duncan, randstad cpe
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My client is looking for an enthusiastic Design Coordinator to join their growing Design Team. The client is a multi-disciplinary main contractor that excels in the delivery of construction projects on a national scale.

Reporting to the Senior Design Manager or Technical Manager, covering all aspects of design coordination for the business, working on smaller projects or as part of a team on larger scale projects throughout the UK and across a range of sectors including industrial, retail, student accommodation, private rental schemes, offices, and industrial fit out.

The position is based out of Northampton, but we have other positions across the Midlands.

Duties will involve but not be limited to:

* Arranging and chairing the Design team meetings to lead the process with the consultants and sub contract designers, issuing minutes and ensuring the resulting actions are actioned
* Collate and manage the contract specifications, drawing and related documents for the construction process
* Carrying drawing reviews issuing comments then ensuring all comments are added accordingly to the design
* Carry out technical reviews of any proposed works to ensure contractual and technical compliance.
* Prepare and manage the Design and procurement schedule and issue information release schedules to set design target dates
* Offer input and design reviews into the procurement process
* Providing design support to Project Management teams.
* Review and implement value engineering opportunities
* Coordinate with the M&E managers to ensure coordination of the M&E install and commissioning process.
* Utilising specialist consultants coordinate the information and design to ensure BREEAM and Part L compliance are attained as required.
* Coordinate the submission of information to satisfy Building Control compliance
* Coordinate the submission of information to satisfy all planning conditions are discharged
* Lead Design review workshop with the client / tenant to ensure understanding and satisfaction with proposed works
* Manage the Design Change Proposals for client sign off
* Submitting Design information to the client team and recording, tracking and closing out any comments and queries that arise
* Issue, track and close out any Requests For Information that arise to enable the design to be completed.
* Assist in the collation of the O&M Health and Safety file

Please get in contact with Heather Duncan in the Birmingham office, to find out more - 0121 212 7790 - FREELANCE OPPORTUNITY - with the potential of temp to perm!

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.


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