design manager in normanton

19 July 2018
brad lawson, randstad cpe
job type
£ 40,000 - £ 60,000 per year
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normanton, yorkshire and the humber
construction & property
sub specialism
civil engineering
job type
working hours
£ 40,000 - £ 60,000 per year
reference number
brad lawson, randstad cpe
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job description

Job Title: Design Manager

Reporting To: Head of Design

Location: Normanton, West Yorkshire

Role Profile:

My client work with clients across the UK water sector helping them to solve their AMP6 challenges and engaging on solutions for the AMP7 Delivery Programme. Theirr business is seeing strong growth on the back of successfully delivering a number of projects and therefore are looking to recruit new talent into our engineering design team to support this growth.

My client has a unique offering, providing services from feasibility and design through to offsite fabrication, installation, construction and commissioning whilst supporting clients with operation and optimisation of assets. This means you will have the opportunity to develop solutions and see them delivered, working closely with our site teams. So, if you're looking for a new challenge, working for a different type of organisation during a period of exciting growth, then read on about your new role.


* Working alongside the Head of Engineering to ensure scheme designs are value engineered and adhere to client specifications, retaining appropriate levels of operational security and full compliance with all relevant Health, Safety and Environmental legislation
* Closely coordinating with design and construction partners
* Managing the provision of outline and detailed engineering solutions from inception to completion of projects, utilising in-house resources, design partners, site installation and construction personnel
* Leading and promoting innovation, challenging our clients, design partners and supply chain to ensure cost effectiveness in our design activities and solutions
* Managing, mentoring and developing design engineers who have responsibility to closely coordinate design production between in house design teams, external design companies, our supply chain and where applicable our clients' designers
* Ascertaining preliminary and detailed design / project requirements for solutions
* Preparing and managing financial budgets and programmes for design activities

Liaising with client's engineering staff to ensure designs are approved in accordance with required timescales

Skills & Experience:

* Industry applicable professional qualifications in chosen engineering discipline
* Extensive knowledge of water and sewage treatment (including chemical dosing processes)
* Working knowledge of multi-disciplinary engineering design
* Commercial and contractual awareness
* Working knowledge of Microsoft packages
* Team and line management skills / experience
* Excellent communication skills
* Strong customer focus
* Experience with AutoCAD software would be an advantage

Bradley Lawson

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Mobile - 07849527696

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