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senior technical coordinator in reading

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£ 50,000 per year
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job details

reading, south east
job category
construction & property
job type
working hours
£ 50,000 per year
reference number
01489 560 200
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job description

The client are a privately owned house builder with a regional office that specialises in the development of large social housing and private development sites across Hampshire, Berkshire and Oxfordshire.

Due to the start of a new project of 250 traditional build houses in Aldershot they are currently recruiting for a Senior Technical Co-ordinator. The role itself will be site based and the candidate will be solely responsible for that project from start to finish. Candidates must have at least 5 years experience working as a Technical Co-Ordinator for a house builder and ideally must be based around the Reading area as the project is in Aldershot and their office is in Oxford.


* To coordinate the design and regulatory approval process for mainly low rise residential housing developments from the point of handover from the land department, through to completion of build.
* Assist in the appointment of the external professional team and management of the same
* Arrange appropriate surveys and investigations
* Oversee the professional team in regard to the delivery of well-considered value engineered design solutions that are practicable implement and construct
* Liaise with in house departments, external stake holders and clients to ensure that designs are fully coordinated
* Ensure that designs produced comply with both internal company policy requirements and all necessary regulatory approvals
* Maintain up to date trackers for all regulatory approvals
* Monitor the design in line with the development programme and the company business plan and ensure that information is produced in a timely manner to meet the requirements for procurement, construction and sales
* Administer the technical fee budget and maintain up to date fee tracker schedules
* Deal with and arrange legal agreements relating to highways, drainage, services, wayleaves, easements and the like
* Resolving all technical related queries
* Visit sites as necessary to resolve build issues or similar
Experience and Qualifications:
* Crucially, you must have experience working at coordinator or assistant coordinator level on housebuilding or residential developments, either directly for a developer or through an agency as a consultant.
* HND/HNC in Building Studies/Construction or equivalent
* Experience of technical aspects of house building / Building Regulations
* An understanding of Planning Legislation, Construction Design & Management Regulations
* Good level of IT literacy with experience of AutoCAD, Outlook, Excel & Word
* Good level of communication skills, with the necessity to liaise with internal staff and external bodies
* Good level of organisation and work management
* Good time management and to adhere to deadlines
* Ability to solve technical issues efficiently and effectively

The client operate a 2 stage interview process, the 1st with the Technical Director and the 2nd with the Operations Director. Should this opportunity be of interest please apply now.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

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liaising with technical teams



educational requirements

Urban Planning and Development BSc