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Senior Design Engineer – Cladding / Façades

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Building & Construction

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  • Salary:

    £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent Benefits

  • Contact:

    Scott Mulcahy

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  • Contact phone:

    0161 233 0034

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    27 Mar 00:00

  • Startdate:

    2020-02-28 00:00:00

Senior Design Engineer – Cladding / Façades
Edgware (North London)
£40,000 - £50,000 + Additional company benefits
A specialist Building Envelope Solutions company within the construction sector specialising in design, installation and construction management to ensures the delivery of first-rate, tailored, roofing and cladding solutions for their clients. Looking for an experienced and enthusiastic Senior Design Engineer for an exciting new opportunity.
Job Description:
You will be required to interpret architects’ requirements on the design, fabrication, installation of building cladding, façades skylights and fenestration via drawings and other related information.
  • Provide direction and support to the design team.
  • Attendance at handover meetings to discuss the project.
  • Liaising with clients to proactively deal with any discrepancies within a project.
  • Ensuring that any relevant project information received from the client is appropriately transmitted within the company;
  • Production of working drawings/design in accordance with the specifications received from the client.
  • Ensuring that drawings are within the cost budget of the estimate.
  • Providing technical calculations.
  • Producing flashing schedules, procurement schedules, cutting and fixing lists.
  • Conducting site surveys of existing and new buildings.
  • Organising delivery of samples required by the client and obtaining approval of samples.
  • Applying for manufacturers guarantees and warranties where necessary.
Ideal candidate will:
  • Have a degree, HND or equivalent, ideally in construction or engineering
  • Have a minimum of 5 years’ experience as a façade designer/engineer for a main contractor or a specialist contractor, in a related sector of the industry, ie facades and/or glazing.
  • Have high standards of numeracy, oral and written communication skills and be able to demonstrate a capability to organise and prioritise workloads effectively and work on own initiative.
(Membership to a professional body is desirable not essential.)

For more information contact Scott at Akton Recruitment -