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Technical Design Manager

  • Location:

    Lancashire

  • Sector:

    Building & Construction

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits: Package

  • Contact:

    Amanda Lau

  • Contact email:

    alau@aktonrecruitment.com

  • Contact phone:

    0161 233 0034

  • Job ref:

    AL-63

  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    10 Sep 00:00

  • Startdate:

    2019-08-12

Technical Design Manager – Façade Design/Aluminium Curtain Walling
£55,000-£65,000 + Package 
Lancashire

I am currently working with a leading manufacturer and installer of aluminium windows, doors and curtain walling to the Construction Industry. We are looking to add a Technical Design Manager to the team.

The Role
  • Providing detailed Drawings using CAD software for Architects and Clients.
  • Must have the ability to determine the best façade and aluminium curtain walling design outcomes, Coordinating design development that is achievable for the Architect/Client and manufacturing capabilities.
  • The Technical Manager will be expected to confidently and effectively, deliver drawing design and approval, within project schedule to enable manufacturing and order processing to be achievable and on time.
  • To assist in strengthening client loyalty and confidence to consequently help gain repeat business.
  • To assist the Sales/Estimating Team/Contract Managers with technical advice and general technical support to contract management. Work closely with the Commercial Director.
  • To add further to the Company’s expertise and status within the design and manufacture of aluminium facades.
  • Must have a wealth of experience and knowledge of the aluminium commercial environment and share knowledge to help train and enhance the current team.
Requirements: 
  • You must have a strong knowledge of structural design, have the ability to read, interpret and create structural drawing and alterations.
  • Must have a minimum of 5 years’ experience as a Structural and façade designer
  • Extensive familiarity with façade systems, façade design and fabrication/manufacture/installation within the façade and or aluminium sector is essential.
  • Must have practical knowledge of CAD software and BIM
  • Knowledge of relevant standards and codes for Aluminium Windows, Doors, Entrance Systems and Curtain Walling, Understand Structural calculations and Acoustics.
  • Ability to work in team of draughtsman and be flexible to meet varied demands of the company.
  • Excellent communication and coordination skills and work alongside the Commercial Director and Sales Director, when assistance is needed
On offer for the successful candiadate is c£55,000-£65,000 and Package. If you would like to discuss the role in more detail please call Amanda Lau at Akton Recruitment.
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