Senior Designer - Facades

Location Enfield
Discipline General Construction
Job Type Permanent
Salary Competitive
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​Position: Senior Designer - Facades

Location: Hersham or Enfield

Salary:Competitive / Negotiable 

The Job:

A leading Facade Contractor is actively recruiting for an experienced Senior Designer to join their growing team, all projects London based.

Reporting directly to the Design Manager, the Senior Designer will be responsible for the co-ordination and management of the design team both in-house and those subcontracted.

Senior Designer Responsibilities:

  • Provide project design management and design coordination including managing the design team and sub-contract/supply chain design.

  • Participate and contribute to the mobilisation of projects

  • To identify and request at early stages of design the required information we must have to progress its design, procurement, manufacture & installation

  • To keep our clients and in-house project teams informed of changes to the scope of work as they arise

  • To communicate difficulties experienced in the design process with the contracts manager & the project team that will affect our programme of works

  • To provide design solutions & material specifications & quantities tailored to our production

  • Good understanding of specifications, applicable standards and codes

  • Planning/scheduling, meeting deadlines

  • Liaise with the team, clients, suppliers and external consultants and attend project design workshop meetings

  • To assist and mentor less experienced designers in our methodologies & systems

  • Provide design and technical support to the site team

  • To focus on our company objectives for each project

  • To use our company procedures in a positive and proactive manner to achieve the correct end result for the project

  • Report directly to Design Manager

  • Work with Team Leaders

Senior Designer Requirements:

  • Be suitably qualified to at least third level and ideally to Masters level

  • Have at least 3 years as a Senior Façade Designer

  • AutoCad 2D proficiency a necessity

  • AutoCad 3D

  • Excel & Word proficiency a necessity

Please submit your CV to be considered for this position