CDM / Principal Designer

CDM / Principal Designer

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Health and Safety

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  • Salary:

    £45k - 55k per year

  • Contact:

    George Wilson

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  • Contact phone:

    01252 759 162

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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CDM / Principal Designer - £45-£55K – Reading and the South East

Principal People are currently recruiting a CDM / Principal Designer to join a consultancy based near reading covering sites across the South East. Our client works with globally recognised retail businesses.

We are looking for an experienced CDM Advisor or Principal Designer who can manage and lead this part of the business. Leading one direct report your role will be required to visit construction sites, carrying out CDM site audits as well as attending pre-construction and construction phase design team meetings. Other key duties include.

  • Producing Principal Designer meeting reports and audit reports
  • Leading hazard review workshops with designers
  • Assisting designers with hazard identification and elimination
  • Producing and distributing Pre-Construction Information documents
  • Reviewing Construction Phase Plans
  • Producing Health and Safety Files
  • Assisting with training designers with regard to CDM regulations
  • Working on improvement of company templates
  • Supporting other members of the Team

To be successful in your application you will have

  • Knowledge of the CDM Regulations
  • Experience as a CDM or Principal Designer
  • Full UK Driving Licence

Desirable but not essential

  • APS member
  • NEBOSH Construction Certificate (or NEBOSH Diploma)
  • Design related degree or similar