Design Manager



Design Manager

Winvic Construction

Salary: Competitive

Full benefits package – car allowance, travel to site, pension scheme, 26 days holiday

We are looking for an enthusiastic Design Manager to join our growing team at Winvic Construction, a multi-disciplinary main contractor that excels in the delivery of construction projects on a national scale.

Reporting to the Technical Director, covering all aspects of design coordination for the business on projects throughout the UK, varying in value from £10m to in excess of £60m across a range of sectors including industrial, retail, student accommodation, private rental schemes, offices, and industrial fit out.

Duties will involve but not be limited to:

  • Arranging and chairing the Design team meetings to lead the process with the consultants and sub contract designers, issuing minutes and ensuring the resulting actions are actioned
  • Collate and manage the contract specifications, drawing and related documents for the construction process
  • Carrying drawing reviews issuing comments then ensuring all comments are added accordingly to the design
  • Carry out technical reviews of any proposed works to ensure contractual and technical compliance.
  • Prepare and manage the Design and procurement schedule and issue information release schedules to set design target dates
  • Offer input and design reviews into the procurement process
  • Providing design support to Project Management teams.
  • Review and implement value engineering opportunities
  • Coordinate with the M&E managers to ensure coordination of the M&E install and commissioning process.
  • Utilising specialist consultants coordinate the information and design to ensure BREEAM and Part L compliance are attained as required.
  • Coordinate the submission of information to satisfy Building Control compliance
  • Coordinate the submission of information to satisfy all planning conditions are discharged
  • Lead Design review workshop with the client / tenant to ensure understanding and satisfaction with proposed works
  • Manage the Design Change Proposals for client sign off
  • Submitting Design information to the client team and recording, tracking and closing out any comments and queries that arise
  • Issue, track and close out any Requests For Information that arise to enable the design to be completed.
  • Assist in the collation of the O&M Health and Safety file

Email CV & covering letter to Miss Rebecca Schwarz –