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Facades Design Manager

Ref MAX8886 Consultant Richard Poulter Region Hong Kong Location HK Island Salary HK$50-60K / m Salary Band £60,000 to £149,999 TypePermanent Job Posted 27/03/2020 Status Live: Interviewing now

Our client, a specialist European facades and envelope contractor is seeking to appoint a high calibre Facades Design Manager / Facades Design Engineer for a prestigious high rise project in Hong Kong.

Project Details

  • Reporting to the Project Director, you shall be based in the HQ and travel frequently to site and overseas travel to manufacturing and testing facilities
  • Realisation of unique projects worldwide in a dynamic and future-oriented working environment
  • Owner-managed group of companies with international orientation and excellent prospects
  • Flat hierarchies and direct communication channels
  • Numerous opportunities for further development and training
  • State-of-the-art workspaces and infrastructure
  • Performance- and success-oriented payment

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Lead a team of façade designers
  • Attending meetings with contractors, architects, Building Department officers and other consultants
  • Communication with our overseas team
  • Assist the procurement department and installation teams
  •  Work with concept design and development teams
  • Manage the production of construction issue documentation
  •  Provide technological input and advise

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Minimum 5 years’ solid experience in façade constructions
  • Able to work under pressure and communicate proficiently in both spoken and written Chinese and English
  • Willing to travel frequently in China and Asia/Pacific
  • Candidate with less experience will be considered as Façade Designer
  • Possibly start in March 2020
  • 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

Qualifications/Educational Requirements

  • Higher Diploma or above in Engineering/Building Studies or equivalent

Employing Company Overview and Profile

Our client is one of the leading suppliers of innovative solutions for roofs and façades using glass, steel, aluminium and membranes with about 1,000 employees worldwide designing and building pioneering structures and building envelopes for modern architectural milestones. They are looking for dedicated and reliable people to join their successful team.

Additional Benefits Package and Incentives

Attractive salary and performance related bonus available to the successful candidate

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