Technical Manager

Location Kildare, Republic of Ireland
Job type Permanent
Salary Negotiable
Published 8 months ago
Contact Glenda Reddington
Job ref 6128_1575304753

Job description

Technical Manager

Location: County Kildare

Salary: Competitive

The Role

Grafton are delighted to be working with a superb company seeking a The Technical Manager who will manage the design function within agreed budgets from estimation through all phases of its execution.


  • Provide design solutions and concepts in a timely manner to support the estimation team in the award of new contracts.
  • Provide and up-keep an in-depth technical knowledge of current design solutions, materials, manufacturing and install best practice allowing us to have a competitive advantage over other facade suppliers.
  • Manage day to day design issues supporting the design team, third-party design contractors and/or other departments to reach solutions in a timely manner.
  • Manage design costs to stay within agreed company budgets.
  • Create and manage project programs from concept through to install.
  • Promote a design for manufacture, install and quality approach in your team that will ensure best quality whilst keeping manufacture and install costs to a minimum hence maximising company profits.
  • Understand current company systems and constraints and provide efficient design solutions that won't impact negatively on outputs or quality.

Essential Criteria

  • Relevant third level qualification and or 10 years industry façade experience in a senior design role.
  • Be able to demonstrate extensive technical knowledge and practice fundamentals with the ability to adapt them into both projects and the organisation.
  • Project Management experience of large complex and industry-related projects.
  • Ability to identify key issues & provide solutions in timely and cost-effective manner.

To be considered for this position, please forward your CV to Glenda at Grafton Recruitment by clicking on the APPLY button on this page and attaching your CV.

The Grafton Specialist Team is a dedicated division within Grafton Recruitment, focused on providing Permanent, Contract & Temporary staffing solutions across;

Construction, Engineering, Accountancy & Finance, Health & Safety, HR, IT, Sales & Marketing, Manufacturing and Procurement & Medical/Healthcare.

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