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Location: St Asaph
About the role
As a Design Manager, you will be managing the design process from inception to completion of the works, ensuring that the design meets the employer’s criteria, that the design is coordinated and delivered to meet the time and budgetary constraints of the design and the construction process giving due regard to cost in use and life cycle costing and buildability issues
What you’ll be doing
Based from our St Asaph Offices, with travel to site when required, you’ll be involved with reviewing design proposals from internal and external consultants ensuring the most competitive and effective solution is arrived at, while supporting the Procurement Department in evaluation of alternative design solutions offered by subcontractors. Reviewing payments with the commercial team to ensure that payments to consultants are done correctly reflect the work undertaken or reports or design information has been produced in line with the payment schedules would also be a part of the Design Managers remit.
Who we’re looking for
We’re looking for a Design Manager who is comfortable to work off their own initiative with experience of working on high rise, mixed use developments. Candidates will require a knowledge of AutoCAD design software and Adobe Acrobat with strong time management and communication skills.
Why work for us
Be part of an award-winning company who cares for their employees and always looks to develop talent from within. Your future is in your hands with the Watkin Jones Group.
Successive generations of the Watkin Jones family have developed the Group to its leading position in the UK’s building, property development and construction companies who in 2016 floated on the Stock Exchange – it’s an exciting time to be joining us!
Contact Vikki on 01928 785988 for further information.