As a Design Manager with this successful global modular building company, your role is critical to the success of construction projects, by providing technical expertise and managing the product specifiers and CAD technicians. If you are looking for your next career move and want to join an organisation that values its employees and provides excellent training and career progression - then this could be your next step.

Volumetric modular construction has grown considerably recently, due to its positive impact on cost, quality and safety and this organisation are one of the leaders in this sector.

The Design Manager will liaise and provide technical expertise to sales, operations, commercial and contract departments and is responsible for:

  • Managing design risk and compliance in line with statutory regulations
  • Providing technical support from initial pre-bid design from clients' briefs and drawings to bid submissions through to completion of the construction project
  • Undertaking continuous product development and product design to ensure new products are designed and modifications made to existing ones
  • Reviewing the technical suitability of new products, materials, construction, transportation, and installation
  • Liaising with supply chain, client and internal departments, to ensure the smooth completion of design and construction


To be successful as a Design Manager you will need:

  • Ideally, a background in modular building design or similar e.g. boat design and build
  • Good working knowledge of AutoCAD
  • Good knowledge of materials and construction methods
  • Track record of working in the volumetric modular industry would be ideal
  • Qualified in building/design
  • Working knowledge of Autodesk Inventor or Rivet would be advantageous


Please note that SVB Solutions is acting as a recruitment agency for the purposes of this vacancy.