​What is a Design Coordinator?

A Design Coordinator is responsible for collating and analysing designs for construction that meet business requirements and budgets. A Design Coordinator also coordinates with the clients to share progress updates and modify plans as needed according to specifications.

What are the typical duties and activities for a Design Coordinator?

From employer to employer the job description of a Design Coordinator will vary, however typical duties and activities undertaken include:

  • Implement corrective measures for identified distractions or issues.

  • Administer design subcontract including processing monthly invoices for payment.

  • Facilitate resolving design issues.

  • Arranging and chairing the Design team meetings to lead the process with the consultants and sub contract designers, issuing minutes and ensuring the resulting actions are actioned

  • Carry out technical reviews of any proposed works to ensure contractual and technical compliance.

  • Providing design support to Project Management teams.

How can we help with your Design Coordinator job search?

For over 15 years we have specialised in securing contract and permanent opportunities for Design Coordinator professionals across the Construction, Civils, Rail, Power and Telecoms sectors.

Working globally with the largest contractors, consultancies, along with many infrastructure owners and operators, we are ideally positioned to work with talented Design Coordinators and secure the market's leading Design Coordinator opportunities.

With a reputation for being experts in the sectors that we operate, we are also renowned for consistently delivering the right opportunities to our candidates, working proactively in order to give our candidates the edge in a competitive marketplace.

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St James

Due to open in October 2020, work has restarted on the £1 billion Edinburgh St James development which spans across 1.7 million square ft and will replace the former St James Centre. This will help Edinburgh become a prime shopping destination.

West Princes Street Gardens

West Princes Street Gardens is ready for a £25m upgrade. This will mean that the 1935 Ross Bandstand and will also include a new path network, making the most of the green space.

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