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Design Manager - Utilities

Coventry, United Kingdom

  • Job number: 06751
  • Job field: Design Management
  • Job posted: 23/03/20
  • Job status: 06/05/20
  • Job schedule: Full-time
Mace is an international consultancy and construction company that has delivered world class projects since 1990. Today we employ over 6,000 people across North America, Europe, Middle East, North Africa, Sub-Saharan Africa, India and Asia Pacific.

The opportunity

Be a part of our programme management consultancy business that spans our five global hubs, where you can oversee work for world leading organisations across the public and private sectors.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Ensuring compliance with design-related legislation, policy, procedures, and specifications as required by the contract.
  • Undertaking the project design coordinator’s duties.
  • Coordinating the technical query and deviation process.
  • Performing specific duties under T/PM/G/17 or T/PM/G/35.
  • Undertaking the responsibilities of the initiator in accordance with T/PM/G/17 or T/PM/G/35.
  • Monitoring the quality and content of design appraisal pack submissions.
  • Managing the sample check that design documents are signed off as ‘approved’ by the appropriate T/PM/G/17 (T/PM/G/35) approver.
  • Ensuring the appointed T/PM/G/17 (T/PM/G/35) appraisers and approvers are registered on the approver/appraiser database.
  • Ensuring the competencies and limitations are appropriate to the design work to be undertaken.
  • Supporting the audit, review and delivery of project design, drawings and records.
  • Reviewing, commenting and monitoring the implementation of the contractor’s design plan, design change control procedure/register and CDM risk register.
  • Consulting the project CDM coordinator, review content and implementation of contractors’ temporary works procedures, including ensuring that the temporary works register is maintained and reviewed by competent engineers.
  • Attending or representing for all formal process safety and assessments and formal environmental assessments including closeout meetings.
  • Ensuring that prior to the development of all quantified risk assessments, the asset management safety & engineering team has been consulted.
  • Attending project design progress meetings.
  • Coordinating the planning and submission of commissioning operational and asset acceptance certificates in accordance with T/PM/RE/18.
  • Submitting RE/18 planners and outstanding works on a monthly basis.
  • Managing and reporting the delivery of project drawings and records through all stages of design and construction.
  • Managing technical inspection activities and ensuring the NRO register is maintained.
About you

You are digitally savvy, can build lasting client relationships and lead strong, motivated teams. You will have a consultancy background within the utility sector and be hungry to grow your career and enjoy the opportunities Mace has to offer.

Rewards and recognition

With Mace, you will deepen your knowledge and skills, work with inspiring colleagues, influential clients and get to see the world.

We invest in our people and provide a strong benefits package including private medical insurance allowance and health and wellbeing commitment that includes 2 volunteer days a year.

“Mace is an equal opportunity employer. We embrace diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for our people to excel.”
  • Job number: 06751
  • Job field: Design Management
  • Job posted: 23/03/20
  • Job status: 06/05/20
  • Job schedule: Full-time


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