BSA Principal Designer

Location Manchester
Job-type Permanent
Salary £50000 - £65000
Contact Lucy Barlow
Reference LB18832_1719813614

One of the country's longest-established independent health and safety consultancies is looking for a principal designer to join their rapidly growing team.

They specialise in providing comprehensive health and safety services, including Principal Designer roles under the Building Safety Act 2022, CDM 2015 Regulations, and a broad range of consultancy services. Some of their clients range across sectors such as health, retail, education and energy.

The Principal Designer Role

  • The successful Principal Designer will play a crucial role in ensuring compliance with the new Building Safety Act (2022) across various construction projects.
  • Acting as the Principal Designer, providing expert guidance on safety regulations throughout the design and construction phases.
  • Ensuring all projects comply with the latest safety standards and regulations under the Building Safety Act.
  • Collaborating with clients, architects, and contractors to identify and mitigate design risks.
  • Preparing and reviewing essential safety documentation, including safety case reports and building safety certificates.
  • Conducting regular site inspections and safety audits to ensure continuous compliance and improvement.
  • This role offers the opportunity to work on a diverse portfolio of projects, from residential high-rises to large commercial developments, within a reputable and supportive consultancy.

The ideal Principal Designer will have

  • Extensive experience in Principal Designer roles.
  • In-depth knowledge of the Building Safety Act and related safety regulations.
  • A background in construction, engineering, or architecture.
  • Relevant qualifications such as NEBOSH Construction Certificate, APS membership, or equivalent.
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to work collaboratively with multiple stakeholders.
  • A proactive, detail-oriented, and client-focused approach.

In Return?

  • Competitive salary: £55,000 - £65,000
  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Pension contribution
  • Bonus scheme
  • Professional fees paid
  • Private healthcare
  • Career progression opportunities
  • Flexible working options
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Social company events

If you are a Principal Designer considering your career opportunities, please contact Lucy Barlow at Brandon James on 01628 367 034 for a confidential chat.

Ref: LB18832