Building Services Design Manager

We are seeking a Building Services Design Manager to join a multi-disciplinary contractor based in South Manchester. This is an opportunity to work for a well-established, forward thinking company with superb growth plans. They work exclusively with some exciting clients and are also involved in large government projects.

Role: Building Services Design Manager
Position Type: Permanent
Hours: Full time
Salary: £50,000 – £60,000 DOE plus excellent
Location: Manchester
Industry: Building Services
Reference: HQ6152
Date Posted: 12/07/2017

What does the job involve?

Reporting to the Project Manager/Regional Design Manager you will be responsible for managing the internal and external design team. Some of the key tasks associated with this position are;

  • Provide interface with client and other key stakeholders as defined in the project structure
  • To ensure the design team are led and directed to achieve the overall project requirements are satisfied.
  • To ensure a Design Management Plan is produced for each project
  • Monitor design progress against programme, and report to the project team, in conjunction with the project planner
  • Ensure project design deliverables are fully realised within overall programme time scales.
  • Ensure change control is managed with the bid/project teams.
  • Ensure designs are checked and meet project cost allowances. Monitor and manage fees against allowances.
  • Ensure O & M Manuals are provided prior to handover
  • Ensure contractor design quotes are technically and commercially vetted for compliance with the tender documents and meet cost plan requirements

What skills and experience do you need?

  • Must have experience in a lead/management role
  • Experienced in the Design of Building Services projects
  • Must be willing to travel to sites nationwide
  • Experience in Energy from waste, Data Centres or Pharmaceutical projects
  • Ability to use Revit would be an advantage
  • Experience in checking/amending design

What are the pay and benefits?

£50,000 – £60,000 DOE plus excellent

If you feel this opportunity could be a fit for your skills and experience, please reply to this advert and one of our Consultants will contact you to discuss the role in more detail. Recruitment processes with our Clients usually move quickly and successful applicants will advance to interview stage promptly. Regrettably, only applicants who demonstrate the required experience outlined in the advert will be contacted.

If successful, candidates will need to prove eligibility and legal entitlement to work in the UK.