Principal Designer

  • Up to £50,000
  • + car or travel allowance + excellent benefits package

Health & Safety - Principal design/CDM

  • Location: Sheffield or Leeds
  • Posted on:
  • Type: Permanent

Role: Principal Designer/ CDM Advisor

Location: Yorkshire (Sheffield or Leeds office)

Sector: Property & Construction

Salary: Up to £50,000 + car or travel allowance + industry leading benefits package

Carriera is excited to partner with one of the UK’s leading property and construction consultancies who are looking to develop their PD/ CDM team out of their Yorkshire offices (Leeds or Sheffield). Due to growth plans and several key project wins in recent months, our client is recruiting for an experienced PD/ CDM professional to join the team heading up a variety of construction related schemes throughout the region.

Our client oversees a diverse portfolio of residential, commercial, retail, infrastructure, hotel, sport, transportation, energy, aviation, leisure, industrial, education and healthcare projects on a national level. This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious Principal Designer to join a forward thinking multi-disciplinary consultancy who are going through an exciting period of growth.


  • Manage the H&S file from project inception through to completion.
  • Oversee the design risk register.
  • Review construction phase plans and maintain pre construction information.
  • Attend design team and client meetings.
  • Ensure that risk is limited during the pre construction phase of projects.
  • Ensure clients are compliant with 2015 CDM Regulations.


  • NEBOSH Construction or equivalent.
  • Professional membership to APS (IMaPS or CMaPS).
  • Design background e.g. architecture.
  • Excellent technical understanding of drawings and designs.
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.

In return our client is offering;

  • Competitive salary up to £50,000.
  • Car or travel allowance (circa £4,500).
  • Travel expenses and mileage expenses (45p).
  • Professional membership fees covered.
  • Company pension scheme.
  • Excellent benefits package.
  • Annual employee bonus scheme.
  • Ongoing CPD and employee training.
  • 28 days holiday + 8 days bank holidays.

If you are interested in the role, please contact Mike Davis on 07947 648 308 for further information.

Carriera Limited is acting as a recruitment agency and is committed to a policy of equal opportunities. Each applicant will be assessed only in accordance with their merits, qualifications, and ability to perform the duties required by the position. All applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK. All applications will be held in strict confidence and in accordance with our privacy policy.


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