Senior Technical Coordinator

Location: Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Sector: Construction Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Callie Warner

Senior Technical Coordinator
Waltham Cross

Senior Technical Coordinator needed for a multinational financial organisation based in Waltham Cross who are looking to employ an experienced Senior Technical Coordinator with experience in working on major residential projects, ideally with some high-rise experience.

The successful Senior Technical Coordinator will want to work for this client not just because it's a great opportunity but also because they will give you a wealth of benefits including:

  • Salary: £65,000 per annum
  • Car or allowance of £5,000
  • Bonus of up to 15%
  • Pension Plan
  • 25 days annual leave
  • Career Progression

What the role entails:

Some of the main duties of the Senior Technical Coordinator will include:

  • Prepare and produce briefings by compiling relevant information, as briefed by the technical management
  • Brief specialised consultants for the production of specific advice and guidance, such as soils and contamination investigation
  • Manage external design consultants to develop comprehensive packages from approved planning drawings
  • Manage consultants in the preparation and submission of Building Regulation packages and ensure that they remain compliant with NHBC warranty constraints
  • Manage consultants to ensure smooth discharge of planning conditions
  • Understand procurement schedules and track consultants progress to ensure their timeline matches the procurement timeline
  • Assist technical management in ensuring external consultants fulfil responsibilities under CDM regulations
  • Provide information for submission of any external materials while considering visual manufacturer and commercial aspects for approval of the Technical Manager
  • Follow technical procedures and feedback suitable and relevant improvements
  • Manage and report on any non-compliance with procedures
  • Manage and minute package review meetings
  • Oversee the process of maintaining and updating records of design of the project to include drawings, registers, reports etc to share with the team
  • Manage the approval process including Code for Sustainable Homes/BREEAM, Secure by Design etc.
  • Oversee approval process including Code for Sustainable Homes/BREEAM, Secure by Design etc.
  • Liaise with the Sales department and assist in the coordination of sales materials
  • Arrange and track package review meetings
  • Arrange for pre-completion sound testing and air pressure testing to satisfy Building Control requirements.
  • Manage the process of maintaining and updating records of design of the project to include drawings, registers, reports etc to share with the team.
  • Ensure accuracy of technical information
  • Co-ordinate conveyance plans and legal packs for each project
  • Monitor the discharge of S106 payments throughout the project
  • Attend monthly project review meetings to ensure full integration of design process within the business
  • Update design in line with comments/updates from PRS agents, HA agents and commercial agents and inform the consultants if required
  • Oversee implementation of any 3rd party requirements e.g. ER's and manage variations.
  • Ensure compliance with 3rd party requirements
  • Responsible for the implementation and management of the design programme
  • Attend regular 1-2-1s with Technical Manager
  • Highlight exceptions and challenges to Technical Manager
  • Provide weekly reports on technical queries and cost sensitive issues to the Technical Manager
  • Attend subcontractor pre-start and post-contract meetings to ensure they are correctly briefed
  • Visit site to ensure seamless transition from Design to Construction phase
  • Attend Project Team Meetings on site
  • Respond to technical queries from all departments and site
  • Create an environment to drive engagement
  • Drive effective collaborative relationships with colleagues in other departments
  • Manage the performance of Technical Coordinators, 121s, appraisal and dealing with under performance
  • Role model and drive the practice of Telford Homes People-Behaviours
  • Attend and participate in regular team meetings
  • Support Technical Manager in the recruitment process
  • Promote engagement and collaboration across own projects
  • Set day to day workload with direct reports

What you need to be the successful Senior Technical Coordinator:

In order to be the successful Senior Technical Coordinator and have a chance to gain such an exciting opportunity you will ideally need to have the following:

  • Minimum of 5 years' relevant experience in a technical role
  • Experience of working on a mixed tenure private/affordable apartment development
  • 2 years' experience of supervising junior employees
  • Working towards Membership of a relevant professional organisation (e.g. RIBA, MCIOB etc)
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Basic knowledge of Auto CAD
    • Leadership skills including but not limited to setting objectives and giving feedback.
  • Strong and consistent performance.
  • Respect for our people and customers.
  • Team work.
  • Integrity and commitment.
  • Effective leadership.

This really is a fantastic opportunity for a Senior Technical Coordinator to progress their career. If you are interested please apply as soon as possible as this position will be filled quickly so don't miss out!

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