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Technical Coordinator

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Job Description

Our client is a well-respected Regional Housing Contractor established for over 30 yrs.

They are privately owned, multi award winning construction and integrated support services business.

They currently have a requirement for a Technical Coordinator.

The purpose of the role is to Co-ordinate all technical information between external consultants and internal departments throughout the construction process. To ensure all approvals are obtained and information received and issued to allow for a prompt start on site.


Key Accountabilities:

* Ensure all drawings and details are accurate and commercially suitable throughout the construction process
* Co-ordinate and chair design team meetings with internal and external participants
* Attend and contribute to progress meetings on site as required.
* Co-ordinate the planning process where required and review planning approval to ensure Conditions are addresses prior to start on site
* Agree construction specification, SAP and Code for Sustainable Homes strategy for the project
* Coordinate the submission of a Building Control Application and supporting documentation
* Liaise with consultants and attend meetings to progress all relevant Technical matters
* Obtain and negotiate best value on approvals for Section Agreements.
* Assist Surveying and Buying Team in review and approval of subcontractor design information.
* Ensure accurate and on time design information in line with client requirements
* Ensure cost effective design control and buildability
* Maintain a register of current drawings for all new build contracts and issue design information to production teams
* Review and check contract documentation, warranties and bond requirements in liaison with Contracts Manager and Surveyor.
* Apply for and secure statutory body approval of Engineering Design and ground remediation
* Assist the Commercial team to obtain fee quotations from specialist consultants for any planning and engineering design and technical report requirements.
* Attend site visits and meetings in order to solve issues that arise during the construction process.
* Ensure that new regulation requirements are anticipated and incorporated as required
* Expect and encourage continued change and improvement within the Company
* Any other duty as deemed necessary.

Key Performance Indicators

* Deliver the agreed outputs of the STG Mobilisation process
* Keep up to date with current regulatory standards
* Accurate preparation and maintenance of Pre Commencement Programmes
* Design information is produced on time and to an acceptable quality
* Make a valid contribution to margin improvement
* Consider Buildability
* Reduction in maintenance liability through choice of robust materials


Skills, Knowledge and Experience:

* Thorough, with strong attention to detail

* Ability to confidently challenge decisions made by others

* Quick and eager to learn, with a focus on continuous development
* Ability to build productive stakeholder relationships
* Ability to communicate well with individuals at all levels
* Proficient in MS Office programmes; particularly Excel and Project

* Analytical approach

* CAD skills desirable
* Previous architectural co-ordination experience is desirable
* A background in architectural technology or development engineering would be beneficial but not essential
* Previous experience in a similar role in residential, education, rail or care sectors would be beneficial
* Degree or similar qualification in Construction Management or other related discipline would be beneficial

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