Design Manager

Due to continued growth in demand for our market leading 3D Volumetric Building System, MODULACC are creating a new role for a suitably qualified professional to lead the design function in the business.

As an integral part of the MODULACC management team, the design manager will take ownership of all technical aspects of the design process to deliver building solutions for our clients utilising best practice in Modern Methods of Construction (MMC).

Role & Responsibilities

  • Managing the Design for Manufacture and Assembly (DfMA) and Design for Construction (DfC) workflow of internal and external designers from tender / concept stage through detailed design / production drawings and project handover / as built drawings.
  • Planning and allocating design resources to achieve the design deliverables in line with the project programme requirements
  • Ensuring all project design and technical details are developed in accordance with the Building Regulations, Client Specification, and the ISO accredited MODULACC Integrated Management System (H&S Environmental and Quality)
  • Support, guide and coach members of the MODULACC design team to continuously improve the designs for the off-site and on-site work scope, through value engineering, process improvement and lessons learned

Selection Criteria

The selection criteria for the ideal candidate will include:

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in a design or design management role, preferably in the 3D volumetric modular industry
  • Detailed knowledge of the Irish Building Regulations and associated sector specific specifications (education / commercial / healthcare)
  • Educational background in Architectural Technology / Engineering
  • Experience in leveraging BIM processes using 2D and 3D design software (AutoCAD & Revit)
  • The ability to lead a design team and build relationships to work effectively with key project stakeholders (Clients / Client Representatives / 3rd Part Designers / Supply Chain Partners)
  • Experience of working in a fast paced project environment where effective communication and teamwork are essential to deliver for MODULACC’s Clients


Submit your CV and cover letter explaining why you’re the perfect candidate for the role by March 15th to (please use DESIGN MANAGER in the subject line).