Unique opportunity to join the modular housing division of a FTSE 100 company which has the vision to revolutionise the construction industry while improving society. They have high long-term investment, rapid growth and carry out end to end sustainable developments.
The position is based at the largest modular factory in Europe which is currently delivery its first flagship project with capacity to produce over 3,000 homes per year. There is a diverse in-house team including design, manufacturing, development, sustainability and construction. They are adopting advanced manufacturing techniques used in sectors like aerospace or automotive alongside traditional construction practices.
The Design Delivery Lead is a new position responsible for ensuring programme delivery of innovative design for manufacture, assembly & construction. Typical programs could be developing a new generation of modular buildings, overhauling product processes or a strategic review of materials. It will also be a forward-looking strategic role to build a cohesive design plan and process improvements working closely with the factory and construction teams to continuously improve the design team’s ability to deliver.
The products are houses and apartments made from steel, concrete and timber. Sustainability is a core principal with net-zero buildings being developed. The design team consists of architecture, m&e, civil & structural, BIM, design management and product development. Revit and Inventor are the core design tools linked with integrated enterprise resourcing planning (ERP) and product lifecycle management (PLM) systems.
* Design Manager experience, ideally at a main contractor
* Track record delivering successful programs, ideally in residential or similar (e.g. commercial or education)
* Process driven and strategic planning ability with a logical and pragmatic approach
* Passion for sustainability and/or modular construction
* Understanding of BIM, preferred
* Experience in design led environment, preferred
This is an opportunity to join in the early stages of a ground-breaking venture. You’d be working in a high calibre team within an innovative start-up environment yet within a very financially strong company offering excellent benefits.
Please contact Will Davis for more information and to apply:
0161 791 0753