Design Manager

Design Sydney, NSW


Richard Crookes is a leading, family owned and managed Construction Company.  With over 600 staff operating throughout NSW and ACT, we offer services across all sectors up to a value of $300m.

We actively look for talent and potential in all candidates, people who fit the culture and can make a valuable contribution to our team.  A positive ‘can do’ attitude is vital for success. We choose our staff carefully and are focussed on creating an environment that encourages long tenure. Our people want to grow and develop, and we want to help them do that.

Due to growth we are looking to recruit a Design Manager who can work across a number of projects at different phases and assist in mentoring junior staff.

Key Roles and Responsibilities include:

  • Design management and coordination
  • Client coordination and liaison
  • Role requires working across a number of projects and mentoring
  • Develop scopes for consultants based on the Project Brief and Contract Requirements.
  • Develop and manage the Design Program
  • Implement and manage the Safety in Design process
  • Statutory Authority liaison <span

To be considered for the Role of Design Manager you will require:
Relevant building and tertiary qualifications;

To have worked as an architect or engineer for a minimum of 10 years (post-graduation) followed by a minimum of 10 years with a building contractor in a Design Manager, Project Engineer or Project Manager role; or alternatively has worked in the construction industry for a minimum 20 years with exposure to design management;

Significant site exposure;<span

Experience across a range of project types (commercial, education, health, correctional and residential) and project values;  and

Significant experience on projects in excess of $100m.

In return we will welcome you into our well respected company that truly invests and values its people. You will be offered regular training as well as the opportunity to work on a variety of projects.  Salary is commensurate with experience.<span

Please note: only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.