Principal Designer

Location Edinburgh
Job-type Permanent
Salary £45000 - £55000
Contact Matt Powell
Reference MP17772_1706511615

A prestigious global consultancy is actively seeking a talented and dedicated Principal Designer to join their esteemed pre-construction team, stationed in Scotland. Renowned for their exceptional client relationships and a prominent position in the construction sector, this role presents an exceptional chance for a Junior to Intermediate Principal Designer to elevate their career. The role offers a breadth of experience across various sites, focusing on the Residential and Retail sectors.

For this Principal Designer position, it is essential to have a strong understanding of pre-construction phase plans. A significant aspect of the role includes active involvement in two major retail projects in the region, involving collaboration with a globally recognized clothing brand.

As part of a skilled team of 15 professionals, the Principal Designer will find this role a superb platform for professional growth. It is tailored for someone ambitious, keen on enhancing their skills and experiences across a diverse range of exciting projects. The role offers substantial opportunities for professional development and learning in a dynamic environment, ideal for career advancement and skill enhancement.

The Principal Designer's Role

  • Developing and preparing pre-construction phase plans.
  • Conducting Construction Site Safety inspections.
  • Assisting duty holders in creating pre-construction information.
  • Employing Health & Safety and CDM expertise to ensure compliance with CDM regulations.

The Principal Designer

  • Must hold a NEBOSH General certificate or have Construction Health & Safety qualifications.
  • Requires a minimum of 2 years' experience in a CDM-related role, such as Principal Designer or CDM Advisor.
  • Should have thorough knowledge of the CDM Regulations 2015.
  • Must be enthusiastic, with a strong desire to learn and develop.
  • Should have a good understanding of the pre-construction phase.

In Return

  • A competitive salary of £45,000 to £55,000.
  • 24 days of annual leave plus 8 bank holidays.
  • Flexible hybrid working options.
  • Pension scheme benefits.
  • Provision of a work laptop.
  • Continued support for career development.

If you are Principal Designer considering your career opportunities, or looking for the next step, please call Matt Powell at Brandon James on 01628 367 059.

REF: MP17772

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