Design Manager

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Job Sector:
South West
£50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Salary Description:
�50k - 55k per year
ATA Recruitment
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Role: Design Manager

Location: Somerset

Salary: �50,000 - �55,000 + Car allowance �6000

One of the UK's most successful contractors have won a place on a huge framework worth over 8 billion pounds . With a brand-new highways project has come an opportunity for a passionate Design Manager to join and deliver excellence.

Job Role:

A brand-new opportunity to exhibit your exceptional leadership skills when managing consultants and ensuring the provision of design solutions, meeting project requirements in terms of specification and budget.

* Apply CDM 15, principle of prevention and safety in design.
* Monitor design process and report updates to the project manager
* Ensure schedules, drawings and specification designs are complete.
* Take charge of design meetings and ensure minutes are produced and distributed.
* Contribute to the selection and appointment of design consultant, as required.
* Contribute to value engineering and buildability of the project by developing innovative design solutions which will add value to projects.
* Identify the design approvals require and ensure information flow to the client, team and subcontractors.
* Identify design interface with the team and specialists and manage them in a timely manner.
* Consider target cost allowances and ensure design are within budget.
* Clearly identify all residual CDM risks on drawings and communicate to the team.

Ideal Candidate:

* You will have a strong track record of success in design management within major civils projects.
* You will be able to display ability to manage multi-disciplinary engineering teams in a design and build environment.
* You will come from a background with Highways bridges, rail or earthworks, heavy civils essential.
* You will display exceptional leadership skills and an ability to demand results.
* You will be driven and passionate about the work.
* Be able to participate in creating a knowingly safe working environment.
* HNC Civil engineering, ideally CENG or MICE


Competitive salary of 50k - 55k

Car allowance �6000


Private healthcare

28 days + Bank holidays

If you're somebody who is confident that you will show exceptional performance and leadership in the above role, then the client is looking to meet you immediately. Get in touch with Nicole Keeling on 07894235609 or email your cv to

Contact Details:
ATA Recruitment
Tel: 01332 861849
Contact: Nicole Keeling

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