Assistant Design Manager

Ref: 10559| Posted: 17th Sep 2021


We are currently looking for an enthusiastic and dedicated Assistant Designer Manger for a nationally renowned Security and Communications Company who are NSI Gold and BAFE accredited. This is an excellent opportunity to enhance your career within the security and communications industry.


  • Assisting the Design Manager to manage the Design Department and team of designers
  • Learning the processes, requirements, and responsibilities of managing a department
  • Working towards taking over the running of the Design Dept
  • Preparation of designs and costing sheets for, but not limited to, Fire and Security systems
  • Ensuring designs fully comply with all applicable regulations and standards
  • Working to defined quotas, deadlines, and budgets
  • Communicate and build successful working relationships with customers and other employees
  • Completion of training courses to increase knowledge and performance
  • Production of design documents such as, Technical Submittals, Schematics, Layouts, etc
  • Embracing our Premium Service strategy and Commitment Culture


The incumbent should be a well-organized, self-disciplined individual with extremely high attention to detail. He/ She should be a team player with ambition and willingness to learn new technologies and procedures and meet deadlines.

  • Basic knowledge of management and associated processes
  • Working knowledge of BS5839-1 & 6, RRO, and BS50132-7
  • Engineering and site experience in fire and security systems
  • Excellent IT skills and a familiarity with Microsoft software
  • Familiarity with AutoCAD LT and Revit software packages.
  • Practice
  • Experience of designing systems with high levels of integration


  • Company Vehicle
  • Pension Scheme
  • Life and Accident Insurance
  • Medical Cash Plan
  • Cycle to Work
  • 25 days holiday
  • Sky Benefits


  • Working hours: Monday – Friday 8.00am – 5.00pm
  • Job Type: Permanent with an immediate start
  • Location: Mansfield