Designer Yorkshire

ZAC is Recruiting to Design Roles in Yorkshire

We are currently looking for skilled and experienced designers in the curtain walling, doors and windows sector. Our clients are seeking candidates who are hungry for new challenges working in locations across the Yorkshire region.

ZAC Recruitment provides full time, permanent candidates to our clients in the Building Envelope sector of the construction industry. Over the years we’ve built a reputation for being able to create great professional matches. We’re able to achieve this because we take our time getting to know candidates, understanding where they are in their career, and acknowledging their long term goals.


Design Roles in Yorkshire

If you are a designer with experience in curtain walling, cladding and glazing we would be very interested to to talk to you. Our clients are looking to recruit candidates with experience in managing and leading large projects (between £4 – £5 million), and who understand the importance of consistently maintaining the high standards desired by clients.

We require candidates who have experience in:

  • Liaison with architects, site managers and sub-contractors.
  • Auditing of external resources.
  • Technical expertise, production of CAD drawings for client approval.
  • Working to tight deadlines.
  • Design management and co-ordination.
  • CDM assessments.
  • Utilisation of RFI procedures.

Our clients are looking for candidates that have the experience and confidence to be able to hit the ground running, and quickly establish a productive rapport with their teams. They’ll be adept at working on multiple projects, large and small, and be ready to be part of the sales process.


The Challenges Involved in Design Roles in Yorkshire

For leading roles in design the requirement is to be able to demonstrate both technical ability and the successful application of leadership skills. Our designers are expected to be able to develop long-term professional relationships with clients, and confidently lead teams of draughtsmen, designers, and sub-contractors to a successful outcome.

Candidates should be able to provide evidence of work in the construction sector, leading small and large teams to the completion of design projects. We would want to see that you are able to communicate clearly, proactively problem solve, and make tactical and strategic decisions where appropriate. All candidates should have appropriate qualification, strong IT and AutoCad skills, and a working knowledge of current UK Building Regulations.


“I have had work with Zoe for many years now in some form or another, I believe it’s over 12 now. She has always been very professional, caring & considerate every time we have communicated. She is always there to answer any questions, nothing is to much trouble. I cannot recommend her highly enough.”

CANDIDATE – SENIOR DESIGNER – SURREY


Are You the Candidate We’re Looking For?

ZAC Recruitment always starts its process of matching candidates to design roles by having a detailed conversation. We’re interested in hearing about your experience to date, but we also want to know where you think you’re at in your career, what frustrations you’ve encountered to date, what challenges you’re hungry for, and where you want to be in the long term.

Knowing our candidates allows us to place them more successfully. Most of our clients are looking to build a long-term, mutually beneficial relationship with their designers. With this aim in mind, we need to know whether candidates would thrive in particular environments, and respond well to the specific work ethos favoured by specific clients.


If you think you would be right for one of our designer roles, why not call us today on 07833 500918 to find out more. We’d love to hear from you!