Design Manager - Engineering


Location: Teesside
Salary: £Negotiable
Job Description:

Design Manager – Engineering

We are currently looking to recruit a Design and Technical Manager for a well established and respected engineering company in the Teesside area.  This is an exciting opportunity for somebody to join the business and put their mark on some of the new and up and coming projects that they are tendering for.

General Duties:

The day-to-day management of the technical functions and employees, including sub-contract drawing offices, associated with the production of design calculations, design layout drawings, manufacturing details, engineering requisitions and undertaking of surveys.


Develop the engineering function together with the training of all technical staff in line with the Business’ requirements and marketing strategy.


Monitor duties and activities of all Engineering staff to ensure the expectations and requirements of the Business are achieved and implement and manage disciplinary proceedings in accordance with the Company’s Employment Policy.

Manage and monitor the department budget and project allowances to ensure that the commercial and financial expectations associated with the various engineering functions are realised.

Ensure compliance with any requirements of the Client’s Pre-Tender Health and Safety Plan and CDM Regulations.

Assist in supporting the Contracts in the negotiation of variations, claims, escalations, extras and final settlement of any outstanding issues with the client.



The ideal candidate must be educated to HNC / degree in an Engineering discipline as a minimum and have a least 10 years experience of working at a senior level in a structural engineering and design environment.


Design knowledge associated with all aspects of structural engineering is necessary with a preference for the successful candidate to be an Associate Member of the Institute Of Structural Engineers.


Additional knowledge will be necessary in surveying, 3D modelling, developing, submitting and agreeing technical solutions in the design, manufacture and Installation of steel and GRP projects with the client and/or his representatives.


They are looking to interview immediately so please send a current CV or contact

Dean @ Redesdale 0191 211 1454

Dean Burns

Please contact me if you have any queries about this position on 0191 211 1454

Dean Burns

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