About the Client: Our client recognise that people are the key to our success and their goal is to provide a rewarding and fulfilling career in line with our values of quality, service and trust. In addition to this we are committed to being a more inclusive employer and invite applications from a variety of backgrounds.

 

About the role: Our client is looking for a Technical Manager to manage and coordinate the production of works drawings. To coordinate all technical aspects of our clients’ developments. To support and assist in the management of more junior members to the technical team.

 

About the Responsibilities:

 

  • To effectively manage the consultant team
  • To ensure the delivery of cost-effective, viable design and technical solutions.
  • To clearly communicate with internal and external parties and effectively manage technical information.
  • To effectively manage and coordinate internal teams to ensure that solutions are agreed, cost effective and deliverable.
  • To take over from the Land Department initial schedules and instigate the selection of materials and finishes for the development, as indicated on the drawings or on a plot by plot basis.
  • To help ensure a rapid clearance of all Planning and Building Control conditions, particularly those relating to pre commencement.
  • To agree with the Technical Director which consultant is most appropriate to do the working drawings and brief them accordingly. If it is a consultant which does not have a standard fee arrangement with Bellway Homes to obtain a fee proposal for approval.
  • To agree with the consultant a schedule of information required for the groundworks, superstructure and detail packages, which will list all of the drawings we expect to include the scale and drawing number. This to include any new standard or special details.
  • To agree a programme for final issue of information and within the overall time from dates for receipt of partial information.
  • To ensure that a senior person at the consultants has checked all information sent out, even if it is partial information. Put the onus on the consultants.
  • To check incoming information from the consultants and ensure any comments are fed back quickly.
  • To liaise with the consultants to ensure that, architectural, engineering and M&E drawings tie up.
  • To ensure that subsequent changes necessary to design after permission has been granted, are communicated to the Planning Authority, so that any alterations or a subsequent planning permission will be granted speedily as minor items.
  • To ensure that site specific specifications are issued and kept up to date.
  • To check and ensure that specialist manufacturers’ details tie up with working drawings.
  • To apply for NHBC initial notices.

 

  • To ensure that SAP/NHER Certificates are obtained for each plot, and passed to NHBC and Sales Department. The details are to be included in specifications and other relevant documentation.
  • To ensure the Conveyance plan is produced in conjunction with the engineering consultant, and issued.
  • To ensure the Conveyance plan is produced and is accurate.

 

 

About the requirements:

  • Experience of working as a Technical Manager with a high-volume house builder.
  • Demonstrates a fundamental understanding of the development business and the necessity to balance the varying needs of different internal departments.
  • Up to date knowledge of CDM regulations.
  • Strong communication and listening skills.
  • Highly motivated to deliver quality developments.
  • Ability to work on own as well as part of a team.
  • IT literate and the ability to adapt to new systems.
  • Good administration skills.
  • Current CSCS card or equivalent.

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