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A main contractor within the civil engineering / rail industry requires a Design Manager for their upcoming contract. The project is initially 12 months worth of work, with civil, rail and building packages.


The Design Manager will manage the civils and externals packages of the works within the rail environment. They will be responsible for

  • Managing design sub contractors on various packages - civils, externals, build and rail

  • Providing the crucial link between designers and site operational staff

  • Coordination of design deliverables

  • Checking of documentation and managing issued documentation

  • Managing design database


The project itself is based in East London so the ideal candidate will live locally.


To be successful in the role

  • You will have previously worked for a major contractor in a civils and rail environment

  • Be experienced at Design Management

  • Have a working knowledge of the Network Rail Design process.

  • Have proven experience managing external design consultants.

  • Be qualified up to degree or diploma in Civil Engineering

  • Have CSCS, PTS


Benefits of the role include:

  • Excellent remuneration dependent on experience,

  • Long project duration, 2 years

If you are interested please call me on 07467489558 or 020 85 22 8888. If you know someone who would be able to do the job we have a £500 referral scheme subject to T's and C's.

Applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK to apply for this position and will be required to provide the appropriate original evidence. Throughout the business, CarmichaelUK promotes a culture where diversity is welcomed and celebrated. We place paramount importance on our inclusive recruitment philosophy and will do our very best to support those applicants who may need adjustments in order to take part in the recruitment process. Please do let us know if you require any additional assistance by calling us on 020 8522 8888 and we will be pleased to help where possible. For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business. To view similar positions at various locations throughout the UK visit our website.

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