Designer Engineer (with Inventor) (Facades - Construction)

Job Title: Designer Engineer (with Inventor) (Facades - Construction)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Stockport, Greater Manchester
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Reference: J907940_1617811230
Contact Name: Kelly Newell
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 07, 2021 17:00

Job Description

Designer Engineer / Draughtsman (Cladding & Facades - Manufacturing)

Greater Manchester

£28,000 - £35,000 DOE

Our client is a multinational company who provide sustainable products and systems into the construction industry. They already have an incredibly established portfolio in facades, rainscreens and weather protection panels, and due to an overwhelming increas in work they now need an additional Design Engineer / Draughtsman to join their Design Team.

If you are looking for an opportunity where you can join a brand-new team, utilise all of your knowledge AND be a part of something genuinely career changing, this could be your next new role.

Your Main Function of Job

Develop a working design for projects with full consideration for CDM regulations. Work with clients to obtain necessary approvals in a timely manner.
Generate production and fitting instructions.
Liaise with contractors and architects to develop the best solution with full consideration for Health and Safety.

Your Duties and Responsibilities

Liaise with Sales & Estimating to ensure a detailed and accurate brief is developed;
* Liaise with the Structural Engineer as required to resolve design issues;
* Prepare drawings for approval and chase approvals where required;
* Highlight any issues (e.g. design changes) that may impact the programme or cost budget;
* Prepare manufacturing details, shop assembly drawings and installation drawings/instructions;
* Assist Project Managers to prepare Risk Assessments, Method Statements, Health and Safety documents, O&M manuals etc;
* Provide Project Managers with updates on design progress and schedules;
* Work with the Design Managers to manage workload and achieve design deadlines;
* Ensure the timely consideration and completion of CDM documentation;
* Attend site (where required) to brief fitters and pass on specific design information

Software and Packages You Will Be Utilising

Autodesk suite of software (AutoCAD 3D, LT, Inventor, Revit etc)
Microsoft Office 365 (Outlook, Word, Excel etc)
Bespoke Estimating software.
Microsoft Dynamics.

Qualifications/Educational Requirements

A qualification in a technical / engineering subject is preferred, but not essential if compensated by appropriate experience.

Experience Required

Minimum 2 years of experience in a design role within construction, preferably structural steel or facades sector.

Contractual Benefits

* Negotiable dependent on experience - up to £32,000
* 25 days per annum (3 or 4 days to be taken at Christmas)

* 8:00am - 5.00pm Monday to Thursday,
* 8:00am - 3:00pm Friday. Half an hour for lunch

To Apply

Please click on the link to apply, ensuring all of your contact information is up to date.

We look forward to receiving your application.



Kelly Newell

Manufacturing Divisional Manager


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