​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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The Broadway Subway Project

The main part of construction on the 5.7 km extension of the Millennium Line started in May 2021, while the scheduled completion date is in 2025. Six underground stations will tie 700m of elevated line and 5km of underground line together. The cost for the build is $2.83 billion. The provincial government will foot the bill, with contributions from the Government of Canada and the City of Vancouver.

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