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Vacany: Technical Manager 

Location: Billingshurst 

3D Personnel are currently recruiting for a Technical Manager in Billingshurst, West Sussex.

Your new company: Private residential developer who are renowned for producing high quality, affordable homes in sought after locations. 

The Department: The Technical Department has a thorough understanding of all aspects of construction and controls, understands and manages external consultants to achieve timely delivery of value engineered solutions. Responsibilties: 

•Manage company Technical Master Procedures

• Brief External Consultants for detailed design/construction information with external consultants to include; Architects, Structural Engineers, Civil Engineers, Service consultants  SAP/Energy Assessor, Code Assessor, Landscape Architect, Air Testing, Acoustic Consultants

• Make enquiries and arrange consultant tender bids for production  information

• Evaluate/reconcile tender returns

• Appoint consultants and manage Appointment/Contract/Warranty queries

• Control and monitor professional fees and invoicing

• Hold regular design team meetings with consultants

• Assist with specification development and review

• Ensure consultants are working to brief and delivering to program

• Manage consultants during technical design and respond to queries raised

• Ensure the timely provision of production information to the project team

• Review and comment on technical information for best value engineered solutions

• Provide information for discharge of planning Conditions

• Manage applications for Building Control and discharge of conditions

• Liaise with Building Control body to achieve Building Control Approval

• Manage applications for NHBC Warranties, Robust Detail applications etc.

• Manage Secured by Design Applications and requirements

• Manager air testing regime and acoustic testing where required

• Brief specialist suppliers and send out design enquiries to include beam and block floors, floor joists, lintels, trussed rafters, ventilation, plumbing and heating

• Manage and track approval process of specialist suppliers’ drawings

• Oversee production of Sales and Conveyance Plans

• Liaise with Housing Association relating to technical/specification issues

• Respond to site technical queries and attend site project review meetings

• Respond to technical related customer care issues


Industry related qualification eg. HND, Degree

Knowledge & Skills

• An ability to deliver the highest standards of service

• A track record in academic achievement

• An ability to achieve demanding time and quality targets

• Excellent literacy and numeracy skills

• Good IT skills with competency at Microsoft Word and Excel

• A willingness to attend training courses and to develop relevant knowledge, techniques and skills

• To have good spoken and written communication skills

• To be methodical, pay attention to detail and be accurate

• To be good at working with people at all levels and willing to work in a team

• To be self-motivated with ability to work on own initiative

• To be able to co-ordinate a number of different projects at the same time

• To be willing to accept responsibility for completing designated tasks

• To hold of a full clean UK driving licence or be in the process of learning to drive

Salary & Benefits:

• Competitive salary

• Annual holiday allowance 26 days increasing to 27 after 3yrs service and 28 after 5yrs service (plus bank holidays)

• Life assurance

• Private medical insurance

• Generous pension scheme

• Bonus scheme

Plus a whole range of other employee benefits that we can tell you all about, our employees are rewarded for their performance, attitude and results.

If you are interested in the positon available please call 02380406322 for the full details.