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Technical Manager

The role & about the client:

On behalf of our client, ITS Building People (Southampton) have an exciting opportunity for a Technical Manager to join a High End Residential Developer in Surrey.

Key Responsibilities –

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate a pro-active approach to design development, working within a team environment from the project’s inception through to its completion.

You will need to demonstrate an excellent base level of technical knowledge, including a good working knowledge of the Highways & Drainage, Building Regulations and Planning.

  • Recommend appointment of consultants
  • Control the design process, from planning application through to project completion
  • Ensure consultants prepare detailed design in accordance with our clients Specifications and Standards, Employers Requirement and Contractors Proposals.
  • Manage and review the design development process ensuring value engineering and buildability are considered.
  • To ensure timely registration with warranty providers i.e. NHBC, Robust Details and Building Regulation Application.
  • Manage CDM including the preparation, approval and distribution of the Health and Safety File/Operating and Maintenance Manuals.
  • To ensure timely completion and issue of technical assessments, Energy & Sustainability information, warranties, certificates and the like.
  • Review design development to allow construction of works to follow safety working practices and be in accordance with current legislation, Group Policy and Procedures.
  • Obtain pre-application advice and approvals in principle to both on and off site highway works and to compliance to planning layouts.
  • An understanding of the Highways Act, Traffic Orders and the various Sectional Agreements, Water Industry Act and the Flood Water Management Act is paramount in undertaking this role. A thorough understanding of S38, 104 & 278 processes is essential.
  • Provide Production teams with complete working drawing packages and Technical support to Site Management and Sub-Contractors with details, site queries with regard to all Technical issues.
  • Regular site visits and reports to ensure construction is in accordance with specifications and details.
  • Provide fully checked and co-ordinated design packages for Budget, Tender and Construction purposes
  • To implement and comply with our clients SHE policy and procedures, all legal requirements, and best practice within the business unit and areas.
  • To support the achievement of the annual financial budget (operating profit) for the business unit.
  • To implement and ensure compliance with, and support the development of, our client’s policies, procedures and standards.

Essential Qualifications/ experience required/ specific requirements for the role:

  • Previous experience working within the Technical Department for a Residential Developer

Where a range of rate of pay is quoted the level of experience, qualifications & related training required is the minimum required in order to qualify for the lowest rate of pay quoted.

How to apply:

Please send an up-to-date CV in strict confidence or contact me on 02380 2380600/07435735610

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