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Lead Designer

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    Commercial Facades

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    Clodagh Smithers

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    about 1 month ago

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Position: Lead Designer

Location: Dublin

Salary: Neg DOE

The Job:

The Lead Designer will be responsible for the co-ordination and management of the design team both in-house and those subcontracted.

Lead Designer Responsibilities:

  • Provide project design management and design coordination including managing the design team and sub-contract/supply chain design.
  • Participate and contribute to the mobilisation of projects
  • To identify and request at early stages of design the required information we must have to progress its design, procurement, manufacture & installation
  • To keep our clients and in-house project teams informed of changes to the scope of work as they arise
  • To communicate difficulties experienced in the design process with the contracts manager & the project team that will affect our programme of works
  • To provide design solutions & material specifications & quantities tailored to our production
  • Good understanding of specifications, applicable standards and codes
  • Planning/scheduling, meeting deadlines
  • Liaise with the team, clients, suppliers and external consultants and attend project design workshop meetings
  • To assist and mentor less experienced designers in our methodologies & systems
  • Provide design and technical support to the site team
  • To focus on our company objectives for each project
  • To use our company procedures in a positive and proactive manner to achieve the correct end result for the project
  • Report directly to Design Manager
  • Work with Team Leaders

Lead Designer Requirements:

  • AutoCad 2D proficiency a necessity
  • AutoCad 3D
  • Excel & Word proficiency a necessity
  • LogiKal
  • Inventor
  • NavisWorks
  • Revit
  • SolidWorks
  • Leadership
  • Teamwork
  • Communication
  • Flexibility
  • Initiative
  • Highly Organised, Time Management

The Company:

Aluminium glazing and cladding company in Ireland providing their clients with a full range of products and services to enable their visions become reality, including stone, terracotta, ceramics, aluminium, glass, stainless steel and a variety of other materials.


  • Ongoing Training
  • Competitive Salary
  • Career Development

If the position above is of interest to you, submit your CV or call 086 0405288 for more information.