Senior Principal Designer

Posted 29 April 2024
Salary £50,000 - £55,000 + £5,000 Car Allowance
Job type Permanent
Discipline Property Management & Construction Recruitment
Contact NameJoshua Barbour

Job description

We are currently partnering with an award winning, multi-disciplinary property and construction consultancy. They are currently recruiting for a Senior CDM Principal Designer to join their growing team on a permanent basis.

Our client is proud to be a truly multi-skilled business with expertise in all sectors of the property and construction industry who constantly strive to succeed and provide innovative solutions for our projects, delivering an effective professional service for our clients.

This is a full-time position with a salary band of £50,000 to £55,000 with a £5,000 car allowance and the start date is subject to notice.

Duties will include (but are not limited to):

  • Planning & coordinating pre-construction phases of projects to identify significant and foreseeable risks relating to construction, maintenance, cleaning and using the building as a workplace

  • Working with the client to gather preconstruction information, assess the adequacy, identify gaps and provide advice on how they might be filled and distribute to those that need it

  • Managing multiple projects for key clients to the business particularly focused on the high-rise residential refurbishment, development and commercial sector

  • Providing clear, concise, and practical Health and Safety advice, guidance and coaching to project teams throughout all stages of the project

  • Attending client meetings and carrying out H&S site inspections and delivering high quality reports to the client within agreed deadlines

Experience required:

  • Minimum of 10 years’ experience in the construction industry with experience of CDM/Health and Safety issues in construction

  • Ideally hold a NEBOSH Construction Certificate

  • Ideally are an incorporated member of the Association for Project Safety (IMaPs)

Skills, knowledge and expertise required:

  • Excellent working knowledge and understanding of CDM 2015 and appropriate legislation

  • Good communicator with interpersonal and organisational skills

  • Have full and clean driver’s license

Rewards and Benefits:

  • 25 days holiday entitlement

  • Car allowance

  • Generous employer pension contribution.

  • Private medical healthcare

Working hours:

  • Monday – Friday

Please note that you require recent experience to apply for this role.

James Andrews is acting as an employment agency and business in relation to this role.

At James Andrews Recruitment Solutions we try to respond to all applications personally, however, due to the high volume of applications this is not always possible. If you have not heard back from us within 72 hours, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

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