Job Description

  • Employment Type: Full Time
  • Job Location: Northern Europe
  • Date Posted: Posted 2 weeks ago
  • Salary:DOE

Building Staff Solutions (BSS) is seeking a Design Manager to work in Sweden for a leading Irish Main Contractor reporting to the Contracts Manager.

What you have to do

Ensure ER’s are met, and expectations are clearly discussed and agreed while building a trusted relationship with the client as the project progresses
Responsible for dealing with sub-contractors and developing innovative and coordinated design solutions, responding to on site issues
Display efficient and structured time management, while developing programmes and delivering documentation promptly
Take responsibility for presenting design solutions to clients and coordinating with the relevant design team
Responsible for ensuring Quality Assurance is carried out on the project, keeping project documentation organised and filed correctly for others to use and access easily
Recording project issues and tracking progress promptly, including taking minutes and issuing updates to the client and design team
Carrying out on site checks and monitoring progress producing regular reports
Coordinate closely with the BIM team assisting with designing out model clashes
Recording and tracking lessons learned for continuing design improvement
Liaise with the construction site team to collate, prepare, manage and monitor the flow of information in the form of RFI schedules.
Work with the project team to produce a clear and well-defined procurement tracker.
Coordinate, manage and monitor the Technical submittal tracker.
Coordinate shop drawings between subcontractors and design team.
Liaise with specialist subcontractors to manage the flow of design information.
Arrange & attend relevant meetings such as Design team meetings, client meetings, coordination meetings and subcontractor pre-appointment meetings.
Collaborate with the Project team to track design information requirements against the construction programme.
Display a good understanding of construction sequencing.
Collaborate with the project team on possible Value Engineering solutions

What you need to have

An Architectural qualification (desirable but not essential)
Design/Construction on site experience
5 years plus experience in a similar role
The expertise to provide a platform for good communication and coordination between Architects, Structural Engineers and Service Engineers
A good all-round knowledge of the construction industry across all disciplines including technical aspects of design and construction details
A good understanding of building regulations BCAR, TGD, environmental & health and Safety regulations
Experience in BIM related systems
An understanding of the various MEP systems

What you get in return

Excellent working environment.
Genuine career progression in a fast paced environment
A very competitive package is on offer for the right candidate

If you are interested in this role, Please click apply or contact Michael for more information.

Job 35955 INDHP

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