Design Manager - Hull

3 days left

Commercial Systems International Ltd
Kingston upon Hull
Negotiable depending on experience
26 Jul 2017
23 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Design Manager
Hull (HU9 5SA)

A permanent position with an immediate start is available within an exciting Hull company offering building Glazing/Facade & Full Envelope packages.

We are looking for someone who is highly knowledgeable and who can focus on the management side of the role but also be able to undertake a small amount of CAD design. Candidates therefore need to have strong management skills and experience, with sound knowledge of aluminium curtain walling, commercial windows and doors.

Design Manager Overview

* Reports to Director
* Overall responsibility for the issue of timely, correct design
* Full review of tender documents to highlight areas where compliance is not possible and to identify possible variations or get agreed alteration to specification
* Full review of tender documents to clarify scope of design responsibility
* Design Risk Assessments
* Attend and provide weekly reports at team meetings
* Manage design from Sub-contract Designers
* Reviewing design in detail, prior to submission to ensure that the initial design is the most economic, whilst still being compliant with the tender documents
* Input information from system software
* Checking designs
* Material, fixings and consumable take- offs and schedules
* Drawing brackets and pressings
* Issue drawings
* Maintain up to date drawing registers and files
* Meeting with Architects and Clients
* Provide support to the Estimators and Installation teams
* Manage Client expectations in terms of design progress and the impact on programme
* Actively protect The Company’s position in instances of delayed design
* Be committed to ongoing learning and development to keep our design at the highest standard
* To closely work with the Contracts Managers to ensure timescales are achieved, Variations are identified and weaknesses or errors are identified and analysed to avoid them being repeated.

Mon - Thurs 8.30 to 5.30, Friday 8.30 to 4.15 with possibility of overtime.

Salary is negotiable

The ideal candidate will be locally based.

Apply for Design Manager - Hull

Already uploaded your CV? Sign in to apply instantly


Upload from your computer

Or import from cloud storage

Your CV must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, .rtf, and no bigger than 1MB

4000 characters left

By applying for a job listed on you agree to our terms and conditions and privacy policy. You should never be required to provide bank account details. If you are, please email us.