Senior Technical Coordinator

  • Job Reference: 1162342175-2
  • Date Posted: 10 November 2023
  • Recruiter: Fawkes & Reece (North)
  • Location: Wakefield, Yorkshire
  • Salary: £45,000 to £50,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: package
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Position Senior Technical Coordinator

Location Wakefield

Salary 45,000 - 50,000 + package

Industry New Build Housing

My client is a large National House Building Contractor, who specialise in building 2-5 bedroom homes. Due to continued growth into a new region, they are seeking an experienced Technical Coordinator to join their team.

You will be reporting to the Technical Manager, looking after multiple developments throughout the Yorkshire region.

Job Role;

  • Ensure all drawings and details are accurate and commercially suitable throughout the construction process.
  • Co-ordinate and chair design team meetings with internal and external participants
  • Attend and contribute to progress meetings on site as required.
  • Co-ordinate the planning process where required and review planning approval to ensure Conditions are addresses prior to start on site.
  • Agree construction specification, SAP and bream strategy for the project.
  • Coordinate the submission of a Building Control Application and supporting documentation.
  • Liaise with consultants and attend meetings to progress all relevant Technical matters.
  • Assist Surveying and Buying Team in review and approval of subcontractor design information.
  • Ensure accurate and on time design information in line with client requirements.
  • Ensure cost effective design control and buildability.
  • Maintain a register of current drawings for all new build contracts and issue design information to production teams.
  • Review and check contract documentation, warranties, and bond requirements in liaison with Contracts Manager and Surveyor.
  • Apply for and secure statutory body approval of Engineering Design and ground remediation.
  • Assist the Commercial team to obtain fee quotations from specialist consultants for any planning and engineering design and technical report requirements.
  • Attend site visits and meetings to solve issues that arise during the construction process.

Skills & Qualifications needed:

The successful candidate will be educated to HNC/HND level as a minimum and have experience specific to the house building sector. The role would also suit a candidate with extensive architectural or engineering background looking to move into a project management role.

  • The ability to communicate effectively with internal departments as well as external consultants.
  • Deliver effective support systems and processes driving continuous improvements and value engineering.
  • The ability to recognise problems and deal with them in a speedy and effective manner.
  • Excellent project management skills.
  • A good working knowledge and experience of Microsoft Office package and AutoCAD.


Competitive Salary + package (company car/car allowance, bonus, pension etc).

How to apply:

If you are looking for a new opportunity and this role is of interest, please apply via the link below or contact Adam De-Ville at Fawkes & Reece on (phone number removed). Alternatively, you can email your CV through to (url removed).