Project Design Manager

Newark, Nottinghamshire
27 Oct 2017
27 Nov 2017
Job Function
Project Manager
Contract Type
Full Time

RealBee Recruitment are currently recruiting for a Project Design Manager for their respected client based in Newark. This is a permanent, full time position. As a Project Design Manager, you will be responsible for managing overall projects and liaising with the construction team.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Provide primary design oversight across multiple projects, including co-ordination with Construction and Project Management Team/Managers, to facilitate the timely completion of design information to meet internal and external design programme targets.
  • Liaise with the Commercial and Construction departments regarding the selection and assessment of Subcontractors to ensure they are competent, qualified and capable of providing the design input required for the project.
  • Manage allocated resources within projects and produce project design programmes to assist in project resource planning across the department.
  • Produce structural calculations for projects and/or provide challenge to external structural designers regarding the most efficient design solutions.
  • Provide technical expertise to Structural CAD Technicians to ensure best practice fabrication details are produced (i.e. welding and other connection details)
  • Line management responsibilities for Project Design Engineers and CAD Technicians as agreed with the Head of Technical.
  • Contribute to the development of new product standards.


  • Qualified to Degree or HND/HNC level, and have professional accreditation with a relevant institution.
  • Be able to produce structural calculations to verify steelwork designs against British Standards and Eurocodes.
  • Be competent in the use of appropriate CAD software, preferably AutoDESK REVIT, AutoDESK AutoCAD, and/or other 3D modelling software
  • Have experience working within a design role in a construction business
  • Have experience of managing members of a design team, including the allocation and monitoring of design workload, as well as overseeing individuals’ personal development.

RealBee Recruitment Ltd acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and is an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. RealBee Recruitment Ltd are specialists in financial recruitment based in Lincoln primarily servicing the East Midlands.

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