Principal Designer

Liverpool, Merseyside, England
£24000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
16 Apr 2021
07 May 2021
Jessica Harris
Contract Type
Full Time
IOSH Qualification

Principal Designer - Permanent - Junior or Experienced PD

Your new company
I'm currently working with a multi-disciplined consultancy based in Liverpool who are looking for a Principal Designer to join their team. With over 600 staff through the UK, this company is a leader in their field and pride themselves on their repeat business. Currently running a range of projects in the North West including high rise residential, social housing and heritage schemes as well as large infrastructure projects ranging from 500k - 150m. This is a fantastic opportunity for either a graduate or an experienced PD to join a growing business.

Your new role
The main purpose of your role will be to take control of various projects from pre-construction phase through to completion. Key duties will include:

  • Informing the client of their duties under CDM regulations
  • Plan, manage and monitor the pre-construction phase
  • Prepare health & safety files ensuring they are reviewed and updated regularly through the project
  • Coordinate matters relating to health & safety so that the project can be carried out without risk
  • Ensure designers comply with CDM regulations
  • Assist the client in the provision of pre-construction information
  • Liaise with principal contractors
  • Identify and eliminate or control foreseeable risks to the health and safety

What you'll need to succeed
You will have experience working in a Principal Designer role previously, ideally with a consultancy background. Knowledge of CDM regulations and technical knowledge of the construction industry required along with an understanding of how health & safety is managed through the design process. My client is looking for either a graduate level PD or someone who has a large amount of experience within this role.

What you'll get in return
This is a great opportunity to join a market leading organisation on a permanent basis, full time. 20 days holiday minimum + bank holidays, private healthcare, pension and critical illness. Salary depending on experience.

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