CDM Principal Designer – Wakefield

Job Title          CDM Principal Designer
Salary              Negotiable depending on experience and qualifications
Location         2 St John’s North, Wakefield

Harris Project Management Ltd (HPM – established 2001) are sister company to The Harris Partnership Ltd (architects) and are a specialist firm of project managers, contract administrators, quantity surveyors and CDM consultants providing services and advice under the CDM regulations.

We work closely with in-house architects and designers on construction/ refurbishment/ fit out projects all over the UK and are looking for an enthusiastic person with adaptable skills to join the team.

The role will involve:

  • Attending pre-construction and construction phase design team meetings
  • Principal Designer duties under CDM Regulations including:
    • Working with designers to identify and eliminate hazards
    • Producing and distributing Pre-Construction Information
    • Reviewing Construction Phase Plans
    • Producing Health and Safety Files

Candidates should be able to demonstrate the following qualities / qualifications:


  • Knowledge and experience of the CDM regulations
  • Full UK driving licence
  • A smart, enthusiastic and professional demeanour
  • Design related degree or similar
  • Excellent interpersonal skills

Desirable but not essential

  • AutoCAD skills and experience
  • Knowledge and experience of the Building Regulations
  • APS member
  • NEBOSH General/ Construction Certificate
  • Interest in project management, coordination and contract administration


Applicants are invited to submit their CV’s to Nichola Fowler at nicholafowler@harrispartnership.com or telephone 01924 291800

If candidates are invited to attend an interview this will be held remotely on Microsoft Teams

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