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Technical Manager

  • 75000
  • Residential Development
  • Surrey

 Technical Manager

UK Leading developer





Working with: Internal: Technical department staff, Construction Managers, Site Managers, Sales Managers

External: Architects, Engineers, Specialist Consultants, Local Authorities, NHBC, Housing Associations, Solicitors.


Main Objective:

  • To manage and coordinate the production of working drawings. To coordinate all technical aspects of the company. To support and assist in the management of more junior members of the technical team.



Duties and Responsibilities:

  • To have read, understood and comply with Company Policy and Procedures at all times.


Technical Management and Co-ordination

  • To effectively manage the consultant team


  • To ensure the delivery of cost-effective, viable design and technical solutions.


  • To clearly communicate with internal and external parties and effectively manage technical information.


  • To effectively manage and coordinate internal teams to ensure that solutions are agreed, cost effective and deliverable.


Pre Site Start

  • To take over from the Land Department initial schedules and instigate the selection of materials and finishes for the development, as indicated on the drawings or on a plot by plot basis.


  • To help ensure a rapid clearance of all Planning and Building Control conditions, particularly those relating to pre commencement.


Working Drawings and Detailed Design.

  • To agree with the consultant a schedule of information required for the groundworks, superstructure and detail packages, which will list all of the drawings we expect to include the scale and drawing number. This to include any new standard or special details.


  • To agree a programme for final issue of information and within the overall time from dates for receipt of partial information.


  • To ensure that a senior person at the consultants has checked all information sent out, even if it is partial information. Put the onus on the consultants.


  • To check incoming information from the consultants and ensure any comments are fed back quickly.


  • To liaise with the consultants to ensure that, architectural, engineering and M&E drawings tie up.


  • To ensure that subsequent changes necessary to design after permission has been granted, are communicated to the Planning Authority, so that any alterations or a subsequent planning permission will be granted speedily as minor items.
  • To ensure that site specific specifications are issued and kept up to date.


  • To check and ensure that specialist manufacturers’ details tie up with working drawings.


  • To apply for NHBC initial notices.


  • To ensure that SAP/NHER Certificates are obtained for each plot, and passed to NHBC and Sales Department. The details are to be included in specifications and other relevant documentation.


  • To ensure the Conveyance plan is produced in conjunction with the engineering consultant, and issued.


  • To ensure the Conveyance plan is produced and is accurate.


Sale Information.

  • To ensure that a Sales area plan is prepared and agreed


  • To provide information to the Sales Department for production of the brochure.


  • To check technical/architectural aspects of the brochure draft in conjunction with the Sales Manager.



Please contact Danny – Cityscape 01923750095