principal designer in london

02 August 2017
mitchell barker, randstad cpe
job type
£ 40,000 - £ 50,000 per year, package
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construction & property
sub specialism
job type
£ 40,000 - £ 50,000 per year, package
reference number
mitchell barker, randstad cpe
0203 680 0640
apply now

job description

Are you an experienced Principal Designer/CDM Professional? This dynamic and forward thinking consultancy based in West London has a role for an enthusiastic individual to take charge of Principal Designer projects and work on them to meet the requirements of the Contract (Design and Management) Regulations 2015. You will be a valued member of a growing multi-disciplinary team including Building Surveyors, Quantity Surveyors, Project Managers and Architects.

The Role

* Planning, managing and monitoring health and safety in the pre-construction phase, including; identifying, eliminating or controlling foreseeable risks; and ensuring Designers carry out their duties
* Helping compile Pre-Construction Information Packs and providing it to Designers and Contractors
* Liaising with the Principal Contractor to help in the planning, managing, monitoring and coordination of the construction phase
* Conduct health and safety specific design reviews throughout the design and construction phases of projects
* Undertake site inspections/audits on behalf of Clients or Contractors
* Assist with internal health and safety procedures

The Person

This role would suit someone with experience in a similar role, who has construction and health and safety knowledge, and who can manage, coordinate and advise design teams.

* Experience in a similar role or in a design or construction role
* Completion of NEBOSH Construction Certificate desirable
* Clear understanding of the legal requirements of the Contract (Design and Management) Regulations 2015
* Clear understanding of the sensitivities and specialist requirements when working on a variety of different projects

In Return

* Up to £50,000 basic salary
* Generous annual leave allowance including a half day every Friday preceding a Bank Holiday
* Private medical cover
* Contributory company pension
* Other flexible benefits including cycle to work scheme

Interested? Email your CV to or apply now. If you are a CDM Professional/Principal Designer and would like to discuss opportunities please call Mitchell Barker at Randstad CPE on 0203 680 0640.

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.


Principal Designer / CDM / Construction and Design Management Regulations / CDM 2015 / Health & Safety


NEBOSH CMaPS preferable