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Engineering Design Manager

Ref MAX7464 Job Posted 29/03/2017 Region Hong Kong Location Hong Kong Salary Negotiable Salary Band £60,000 to £149,999 TypePermanent Consultant Richard Poulter

A first class Engineering Design Manager is required to join an international Contractor based in Hong Kong. With the expanding scope of their business this will be a great chance for a long term career move.

Responsibilities and Duties

  •  Reporting to the senior leadership team, you will provide critical direction to the design development and coordination on this major project from inception to completion.
  •  Leading and supervising a team of engineers and draughtsmen in design/detailing work.
  •  Manage the production of construction issue documentation
  • Technical advice and solutions in the design of temporary & permanent works, construction & sequencing issues.
  •  Relevant authority approvals.
  • Leading and driving project design and buildability as it affects safety and quality
  • Reviewing and checking of final design/detailing work.
  • Planning and interfacing with other major stakeholders
  • Training and grooming of engineering team.
  • Resource management
  • Daily and weekly internal meetings

Desired Skills and Experience

  •  Minimum 15 years of hands on design experience in concrete, steel and architectural finishes
  • Substantial Experience in Design & Design Management, Construction Management & Team building / leading
  • Experiences in temporary steelwork design and fabrication, movable scaffolding system, temporary staging and false work
  • Previous experience of working in Asia is highly advantageous
  • The candidate must have excellent communication & inter-personal skills
  • Excellent knowledge of Local Building Ordinance in Hong Kong
  • Familiar with architectural requirements from local statutory bodies and familiar with up-to-date industry practices
  • Able to work under pressure and communicate effectively and fluently in English & Cantonese

Qualifications/Educational Requirements

  • Degree in Civil Engineering, Architecture or equivalent
  • Chartered from a recognized institution is highly preferred

Employing Company Overview and Profile

A major Asian construction and real estate development powerhouse with aggressive plans for growth and exciting opportunities for those joining the business.

Additional Benefits Package and Incentives

A very attractive salary package with benefits is available for the right candidate.

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