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Design And Technical Manager

Lewisham Homes
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Circa £65,000


Old Town Hall, Catford Road, SE6 4RU

The Role

Our development team is charged with identifying and delivering new high quality housing across Lewisham. 

We have ambitious targets to achieve in tackling the housing crisis and meeting the Lewisham Mayor’s aim of building 1000 new homes.
We are looking for a Design and Technical Manager to provide technical support on all schemes across our development programme.  You will take the lead in design, quality and technical issues from inception to completion, whilst ensuring projects meet design and quality requirements.

Main purpose of the role

 Work with colleagues across the Development directorate, Property Services and colleagues across the organisation to produce, maintain and develop Lewisham Homes standard documents for design, technical and sustainability briefs
• Ensure that all new homes meet the Lewisham Homes’ quality standards with regards to design and construction, and that development risks are effectively managed.  That all standard documentation and contractor’s proposals comply with Building Safety, regulatory, funding, statutory and internal requirements
• Provide a comprehensive service in all aspects of technical information and compliance of Development Projects
• Take lead role for Sustainability plans, BIM and innovation

The salary will be supported by a range of benefits, including flexible and agile working opportunities, season ticket loan, 26 days annual leave plus bank holidays, health & wellbeing benefits and membership of the local government pension scheme.

For more information about Lewisham Homes and this opportunity, please visit our website.



Closing Date: Monday 28 September 2020

Interview and assessment: Week commencing 12 October 2020
If you would like an informal discussion about this opportunity please get in touch with Lis Rodrigues on 020 3889 0640.
For technical queries, please email 


For a full list of benefits, please go to the recruitment pack for this position attached at the bottom of the advert.

Contact Us for technical queries.

Please note jobs close on the date stated In the advert at 23:59