Permanent
Technical Manager
Roofing contractors
Dorset
Up to £40k basic, 25 days holiday, death in service scheme, discretionary Xmas bonus, 3% employee pension contribution,

Technical Manager

Ref: 200| Posted: 18th Oct 2021

-Based in modern offices in Dorset, our client is looking for an ambitious office based Technical Manager, to join this well established provider of roofing and waterproofing solutions. If you have experience/skills with CAD and experience with construction envelope products such as roofing, read on! Up to £40k basic, plus benefits. Excellent team, offering a great career in roofing.  APPLY TODAY!!

-THE ROLE; 

  • As Technical Manager, you will manage 2 technical support administrators. You will offer technical advice to specifiers, contractors and in house staff, on their extensive range of waterproofing solutions, which include single ply torch on roof felts, liquid applied roofing systems, green roofs, flat roofs, car park decking and basements and foundations and assist with problem solving and provide solutions.
  • You will produce CAD detail drawings, relevant calculations as requested, to maintain the CAD systems, to meet current and projected requirements.
  • You will remain up to date with all technical aspects of the company's products and services and all relevant aspects of the business sector and wider roofing and construction industry.
  • As Technical Manager, you will help, train and support your support administrators. 
  • On occasion you will represent the company on technical meetings, and seminars and routinely update and maintain drawing, maintenance and installation manuals and material safety data sheets.
  • Alongside your technical support administrators, develop, organise and maintain the company technical library. 
  • You will undertake training as required and develop and maintain personal skills to fulfil the above to the required standards.
  • The role is office based, Monday to Thursday 8.30am- 4.30pm and Friday 9.00am- 4.00pm. 
  • There is free parking, free coffee, located on a retail park with good facilities for lunch, so a nice environment to work in, with a positive, friendly team of colleagues. They operate a smart casuals dress code.

-THE SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATE; 

  • You will ideally have experience in the roofing industry, or a building envelope product. 
  • You will have experience/skills with CAD, so a CAD technician, or architect experience would be great. Experience of working in a design office or architectural practice would be very relevant.
  • You will be a good communicator, able to deal at all levels, including internal staff, architects and specifiers, roofing contractors etc.
  • You will understand building regulations and be a problem solver.

-THE COMPANY; 

  • This is a company that we know very well and are a fantastic employer, that really look after and develop their employees. They are well established and offer a comprehensive range of roofing solutions.  

- THE REMUNERATION; 

  • £30,000- £40,000 Basic salary (dependent on experience)
  • Discretionary Xmas bonus of a few hundred pounds.
  • 25 days holiday, plus Christmas closedown 
  • Death in service
  • Company pension contribution of 3%, with 5% from employee.
  • Free parking, free coffee and tea, nice offices located close to shops and restaurants.

This is an excellent opportunity for an internal Technical advisor, technical support manager or Technical Manager, to elevate their career, with a genuinely progressive employer in the roofing and waterproofing sector. To apply, call Colin, Nick or Willoughby on 01737 452030 or email your CV to info@chandlerharrisrecruitment.co.uk