Design Lead, Jobs, 42536

Design Lead

M&E - Design
Ref: 42536 Date Posted: Friday 22 Jul 2022
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Design Lead

12 month rolling contract based in Dublin

Hourly rate + up to 75% remote work based on experience



  • Provide project leadership for technical engineering and design execution.
  • Consulted for any construction project.
  • Assemble a team of engineering specialists and assess the feasibility of new projects.
  • Lead the development of more detailed scope through field walks and collaboration with facilities operations partners and project engineers.
  • Detailed design and construction performed by our world-class supply chain partners, our Design Lead serve as the Owner's representative to provide technical guidance and issue resolution.
  • The primary leader who manages the overall project scope, schedule, and cost of engineering.
  • Interface and coordinate with contract design, construction, scheduling, and estimating resources.
  • Interface with facilities staff and project managers.
  • Lead the effort of engineers who define design criteria, lead scope definition and justification, and develop design concepts.
  • Oversee completion of positioning, programming, and detailed design.
  • Work with estimators to ensure costs are captured and project budgets are met.
  • Ensure implementation of the change control process to improve standards and drive innovative solutions.
  • Collaborate and share learnings with their counterparts at other sites across the globe.


  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Engineering or related discipline
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in design and construction. Focus on industrial, semiconductor, high-tech, and cleanroom projects is preferred
  • Technical writing experience
  • Proficiency with reading and interpreting construction contract documents
  • Excellent written, visual, and verbal communication of technical topics
  • Experience presenting to executive management
  • Strong general facilities technical expertise and ability to lead and provide direction to technical teams
  • Ability to collaborate across engineering discipline, organization, and geographic boundaries.
  • Highly team and quality-oriented
  • Value for safety and a safe project environment
  • Experience with construction, start-up, and commissioning/turnover of facilities systems
  • Experience with building, fire code, and hazardous occupancies is preferred
  • Familiar with BCAR

If you would like to find out more about this opportunity please contact Maria Carmo via 020 8655 4932 or email


Melrose House, 42 Dingwall Road, Croydon, CR0 2NE

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020 8655 1600 (Fax: 020 8655 1588)

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