Design Coordinator


Location: Type: Date Posted: Salary: Job ID: Contact:
North West - All Permanent January 29th 2019 £45,000 to £50,000 + package BTC/FP/2019/2901DC Brian Colton

Design Coordinator

Manchester

£45,000 to £50,000 + package

Our client, an established and reputable North West Contractor with a turnover of £50 million, are currently seeking to recruit a Design Coordinator to join their team.

The business delivers various construction projects from £5m to £15m as main contractor. The role will be based on-site, working hands-on and closely with site teams, supply chain and architects to ensure that the design’s work.

Some of your responsibilities:

  • Give design information to the production team allowing for projects to be completed
  • Maintain great relationships with consultants, clients, sub-contractors and suppliers
  • Research and give suggestions on different types of design processes
  • Assist in the preparation of Design & Build submission by liaising with the estimating team
  • Be professional and be a representative of the company
  • Work in conjunction with other departments: Buying, Commercial, Production & Estimating
  • Establish the most cost effective solution through value engineering
  • Negotiate fees and appoint all design consultants

You must have:

  • Knowledge of working at D&B Coordinator / Assistant Design Manager level on residential developments.
  • Architecture / Construction Degree or equivalent
  • An understanding of Planning Legislation, Design & Management Guidelines
  • Good level of IT; AutoCAD, Outlook, Excel & Word
  • Good level of communication skills
  • Skill to solve design issues proficiently