design coordinator in glasgow

10 January 2019
paul logan, randstad cpe
job type
£ 33,000 - £ 43,000 per year, car, pension & package
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glasgow, scotland
construction & property
sub specialism
civil engineering
job type
working hours
£ 33,000 - £ 43,000 per year, car, pension & package
reference number
paul logan, randstad cpe
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job description

Are you an experienced Design Coordinator?

Feeling uninspired at work?

Are you up for the challenge of working with a large civil engineering contractor on a heavy civils project?

Randstad CPE currently have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Design Coordinator with heavy civils experience (highways would be preferable) to get involved with a well known main contractor on a permanent basis. This role will be based close to Glasgow.

This is a massive opportunity for any ambitious candidate. As well as being on board with a forward thinking main contractor, which will look great on any CV, you will be rewarded with a competitive salary, vehicle and an attractive benefits package.

Purpose of role:

* To lead and manage design activities with the Permanent Works Designers related to a specific Discipline. Provide support to the Design Manager.
* Ensure that the design deliverables meet the construction and design programme.
* Engage with the cat III checker to ensure that the design deliverables are reviewed by the checkers on time and comments addressed by the Designer as required

Key responsibilities:

* Coordination of design activities related to a specific Discipline including interfaces to other Disciplines as appropriate
* Monitoring of design activities carried out by the Design Consultant within a specific Discipline and associated checking activities to ensure compliance with the Contract programme
* Ensuring that Permanent Works design within a specific Discipline is carried out in compliance with the requirements of the Contract and the requirements of the Contractor
* Coordination of design with the Design Consultant(s), Checker, Road Safety Auditor, 3rd Party Consultation Coordinators and Dragados engineering and construction Departments as necessary in relation to a specific Discipline
* Review of design prior to submission for review to checkers, 3rd parties and/or the Client
* Ensuring that Design Certificates, Design Checking Certificates, Road Safety Audit Certificates and Consultation Certificates are provided and included in submission packages to the Client (Project Manager) as necessary
* Ensuring that changes proposed by the construction team or identified by the Designers or Engineering team are assessed and recorded under the appropriate procedures previously to a change instruction
* Attendance to meetings with Designers, Checkers, Client, 3rd parties, etc and preparation of minutes for such meetings as required.

Experience/Qualifications required:

* Have excellent communication (written and verbal), management and organisational skills.
* Able to work under pressure and meet deadlines.
* Strong organisational skills.
* IT literate, especially with Microsoft Excel, Word, and CAD.
* Excellent presentation skills.
* Structural background required. Marine knowledge is preferable but not necessary.
* A good working knowledge of Health & Safety Regulations, Construction (Design and Management) Regulations and other relevant legislation.

As an Equal Opportunities organisation Randstad CPE can guarantee that all applicants will receive equal treatment within our application and selection process.

If this opportunity is of interest then please get in touch with Paul Logan of Randstad CPE on 0141 248 7212 or 07879115075 or alternatively send an up to date CV or your number and I can call you.

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.


design management

educational requirements

HND in civil engineering