Job Details

Design Manager, inhouse client-side

  • WA - Perth
  • Permanent / Full Time
  • $135 - 195k pkg incl 10% bonus
A high profile, end user organization with significant capital reserves have appointed us to search and select a client-side Design Manager for their inhouse Capital Projects delivery team. This high performing Perth based operational facility has a capital project spend of up to $200m/year across a large variety of building and infrastructure projects as well as some upcoming major projects between $100m – 2.5bn.
Why work here? Some employee benefits are;
  • Genuine annual bonus incentive
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Free parking
  • Corporate discounted private health insurance
  • Social club (optional)
  • Wellness Program including free counselling
  • Learning & development opportunities
  • Income protection policy
  • Onsite childcare facilities
  • Modern end of trip facilities
  • Discounts to various retail and miscellaneous businesses
  • Salary guide: $135 – 195k pkg incl 10% bonus (commensurate with experience)
Role: The Design Manager will take projects from conception to construction tender documentation stage where the project is then handed over to a Project Manager. This blue chip facility is known for their varied funky building and infrastructure projects using cutting edge technology and renewables in a rewarding environment where all ideas are supported, providing the staff great job satisfaction. This is a self-managing role where work-life balance is encouraged, often enforced!
Criteria for the Design Manager:
  • 7+ years experience in design coordination / management or client-side Project Manager roles
  • 7+ years experience in commercial building / civil infrastructure sectors
  • Proven Design Management experience otherwise employment longevity served as either an Architectural Technician, Architect, Structural Engineer, Design Consultant or Design Coordinator and ready for the step up to Design Manager
  • Experience in writing scopes and briefs and then manage the consultants outputs knowing the level of detail required
  • Determination of design deliverables experience
  • Strong stakeholder engagement and management skills
  • Tertiary qualified in architecture, engineering or construction management
  • The right to work in Australia
  • Perth based or enroute within 4 weeks
Please submit your resume by clicking on the Apply button below. All applications are treated in the strictest of confidence and your details will not be forwarded to the company without gaining your prior consent.
Neil Cruickshank | Managing Director | HND Civil Engineering
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