Design Manager

Contact Shauna Mooney
  • Salary: €70,000 - €80,000
  • Location: LeinsterDublin
  • Sector: Construction & Civils

We’re working with a leading construction contractor in their search for a highly skilled and experienced Design Manager based in Dublin. 

The Design Manager is responsible for the technical management of the building project.

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  • Provide technical direction and guidance to the design team, ensuring that engineering principles and best practices are followed in all design activities
  • Manage the design phase of projects from conception to completion, ensuring adherence to timelines, budgets, and quality standards
  • Lead and coordinate a multidisciplinary team of designers, engineers, and architects to achieve project objectives effectively
  • Oversee the development of detailed design drawings, specifications, and technical documents, ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements and client expectations
  • Identify and mitigate design risks through proactive problem-solving, value engineering, and collaboration with project stakeholders
  • Serve as the primary point of contact for clients regarding design-related matters, fostering positive relationships and addressing concerns promptly
  • Ensure compliance with relevant codes, standards, and regulations governing engineering construction project
  • Maintain accurate project documentation, including design changes, approvals, and correspondence, and provide regular progress reports to senior management and clients


  • A minimum of three years of verified experience as a Design Manager
  • Applicants should hold a degree-level qualification in engineering, construction management, or a related field.
  • Additionally, postgraduate qualifications and/or affiliation with a pertinent professional organization like Engineers Ireland is desirable
  • Clear verbal and written communication skills to convey technical concepts and collaborate with team members
  • Ability to work collaboratively with cross-functional teams, including other engineers, architects, and project managers
  • Willingness to adapt to changing project requirements and deadlines in a fast-paced environment

For more information or to apply directly email or apply directly on Indeed. 




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