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Design Coordinator

Job Description

  • Job Reference: RADC221122
  • Job Title: Design Coordinator
  • Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 + package
  • Location: Co. Tyrone, Northern Ireland

VANRATH are recruiting a Design Coordinator to work on Water Infrastructure projects, based in Co. Tyrone, Northern Ireland.

£50,000 - £60,000 + package

Our client is a leading Civil Engineering and Building company delivering high quality construction projects across the UK and Ireland. Innovation, quality, integrity and professionalism are the cornerstones of the business which is renowned for its personal, hands on style.

The Role:

  • Liaise with the sub-contracted design team while working closely with estimators, quantity surveyors, site managers and other key members of the project team along with external client to produce sound solutions
  • Review Proposed Designs and Drawings to ensure technical and specification compliance prior to approval, identifying problems with the design development and feedback to the wider team
  • Coordinate required site surveys / data gathering once design scope is realised
  • Project Programme: oversee design process against pre-construction programme and overall project delivery budget
  • Attend and chair multi-disciplinary design and project progress meetings; facilitate in resolving design issues and conflicts, ensuring a positive working relationship is established and maintained, acting as an ambassador for the Company at all times
  • Effective and efficient management of labour resources, allocation and co-ordination of resources for projects
  • Ensure adherence to the policies and procedures (including IMS) e.g. environmental, health and safety, quality such as planning and implementing safe systems of work
  • Develop Traffic Management Plans in accordance with Chapter 8, including any permit and associated notes

The Ideal Person:

  • Degree qualified or other relevant qualifications
  • Main Contracting background
  • Experience working on water infrastructure projects
  • Have an understanding of MEICA works (Mechanical, Electrical, Instrumentation, Control & Automation)
  • Must be able to use initiative taking accountability and responsibility for projects from start to finish
  • Excellent communication skills and good general commercial awareness
  • Be clear-thinking, calm and have a positive approach to challenges that may arise

For further information on this vacancy, or any other Built Environment job in Belfast or wider Northern Ireland, please apply via the link below or contact Robert Apps for a confidential discussion