Principal Designer / CDM Consultant

Brandon James Ltd
60000.00 GBP Annual
20 Sep 2017
04 Oct 2017
Job Type
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Principal Designer/CDM Consultant


  • Position: A progressive property consultancy is seeking a Principal Designer/CDM Consultant
  • Role: Based in Birmingham -Ensure CDM regulations are adhered to - undertake all principal designer duties
  • Person: 5 years' relevant experience - NEBOSH - Tech IOSH - IMaPS

An independent property consultancy is looking for a Principal Designer/CDM Consultant to join their Birmingham office. Over the last 20 years the firm has enjoyed great success in various areas of property consultancy including cost management, building surveying, facilities management and health and safety. Their continued development and growth has led to them requiring a Principal Designer/CDM Consultant to join their dynamic team. This is an exciting opportunity to join a forward-thinking organization who are committed to the continued development of their employees. In recent years, they have gained several accolades in recognition of the working environment they provide for their staff.

The Role

The successful Principal Designer/CDM Consultant will be joining an established firm based in Birmingham.

The Principal Designer/CDM Consultant will carry out duties in accordance with CDM 2015, working with a variety of clients across different sectors. The role will entail liaising with both clients and staff members and making sure everyone is aware of the CDM regulations relating to them. The role will include:

  • Identifying and managing design related risks
  • Communicating effectively with contractors, designers and clients
  • Carry out site audits and inspections
  • Providing independent advice on all health and safety matters
  • Plan, coordinate and manage the pre-construction phase of projects
  • Ensuring designers and clients comply with CDM
  • Leading the design risk management process throughout construction phase

The Person

The successful Principal Designer/CDM Consultant will have a minimum of 5 years practical experience providing dedicated Principal Designer and CDM services. They will have:

  • Thorough knowledge of CDM Regulations 2007 and 2015
  • Professional experience working across public, education and commercial sectors
  • IMaPS minimum
  • Excellent understanding of Health & Safety within the construction industry
  • NEBOSH General
  • Technical IOSH membership (minimum)
  • Strong communication and organisational skills

In return?

  • Up to GBP60,000
  • Car allowance scheme
  • Bonus Scheme
  • Private health care
  • Life assurance
  • 26 days' annual leave + Bank Holidays
  • Professional subscriptions

If you are a Principal Designer/CDM Consultant and are looking for a new role, then please contact Adam Parsons at Brandon James.

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