Technical Manager

  • 3D Personnel
  • Luton, United Kingdom
  • Jan 24, 2018
UX Designer

Job Description

3D Personnel are currently recruiting for a Technical Manager to work on a permanent basis in Luton.

Your New Company:

This position is for an award winning housing developer who produce quality homes. With a their current expansion, a new office is due to open around May in the Luton area that will cover from M4 up to Oxford, across to Cambridge and down into Greater London. This company offer opportunities that are second to none allowing their employees to take ownership of their job whilst gaining as much responsibility as they can handle.

You will be responsible for:

  • Brief External Consultants for detailed design/construction information with external consultants to include; Architects, Structural Engineers, Civil Engineers, Service consultants, SAP/Energy Assessor, Code Assessor, Landscape Architect, Air Testing, Acoustic Consultants
  • Make enquiries and arrange consultant tender bids for production information
  • Evaluate/reconcile tender returns
  • Appoint consultants and manage Appointment/Contract/Warranty queries
  • Hold regular design team meetings with consultants
  • Assist with specification development and review
  • Ensure consultants are working to brief and delivering to program
  • Manage consultants during technical design and respond to queries raised
  • Ensure the timely provision of production information to the project team
  • Review and comment on technical information for best value engineered solutions
  • Provide information for discharge of planning Conditions
  • Manage applications for Building Control and discharge of conditions
  • Liaise with Building Control body to achieve Building Control Approval
  • Manage applications for NHBC Warranties, Robust Detail applications etc.
  • Manage Secured by Design Applications and requirements
  • Manager air testing regime and acoustic testing where required
  • Brief specialist suppliers and send out design enquiries to include beam and block floors, floor joists, lintels, trussed rafters, ventilation, plumbing and heating
  • Manage and track approval process of specialist suppliers’ drawings
  • Oversee production of Sales and Conveyance Plans
  • Liaise with Housing Association relating to technical/specification issues
  • Respond to site technical queries and attend site project review meetings
  • Respond to technical related customer care issues

To Be Successful:

  • To be successful in this role you should have experience working for a housing developer in a Technical Manager position
  • Demonstrate longevity with your previous employers (three years minimum in a permanent position)


up to £70,000