Technical Design Co-Ordinator

PQ-30-1
  • £50000 to £60000 Per: annum + Benefits: + Car Allowance + Package
  • Salford, North West,
  • Permanent
Senior Technical Coordinator | Leading Housebuilder | Salford | Up to £60k

Our client are a well known, privately owned housing developer in Gtr Manchester.
They are known for their great working culture and outstanding product.

Duties/responsibilities:

Assisting in the preparation and submission of planning applications
· Participate in managing the preparation of information required for clearance of all planning conditions
· Ensure thorough co-ordination between all consultants to prevent any adopting, conflicting or maintenance issues during construction of the development.
· Assist in ensuring submitted application is in line with Operational Framework Requirements and internal guidance on “Good Practice” for submission of planning applications.
· Attend internal and external team meetings as required to assist in the preparation of information for planning submission.
· Participate in managing fees budget in accordance with regional conventions and protocols and effectively manage and administer same through the entire life of project. Secure Building Regulations/Statutory approvals
· Prepare, submit and secure Building Regulations Approvals for developments.
· Clear all Building Regulation conditions to ensure CML’s can be delivered in line with Regional Budget.
· Maintain a good understanding of environmental/ecological constraints to development and ensure that appropriate mitigation is undertaken to allow development to proceed in line with Regional Programme General
· Prepare for, attend and participate in all necessary key meetings as required by the Operational Framework.
· Attend all site based and Head Office Development Meetings as necessary.
· Attend and participate in running design team meetings and follow up actions specified.
· Continual input into Value Improvement process.
· Input into health, safety and environmental check lists including house type risk assessments.
· Provide any necessary Input into CDM.
· Any other duties as defined and required by the Technical Director and Technical Manager.
· Attend progress meetings with Housing Associations and other non-residential land uses and ensure appropriate information is provided to allow planning and contractual requirements to be met.
· Produce any home user guide information required by housing association.
· Produce O&M information as required.

Person specification

· Full Technical understanding and knowledge of regulatory constraints to residential house building.
· Ability to demonstrate continuing development and understanding of emerging requirements.
· Understanding of the planning process. 
· Detailed experience of Building Regulations and experience with NHBC condition discharge process.
· Project Management Skills.
· Prepare technical working drawings is preferred but not essential.
· Architectural Technology qualification (Equivalent or working towards) is preferred but not essential.
· Good experience required in the design, construction, and delivery of residential projects is required.

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