For our third blog in the Meet the Team series, the spotlight falls on our Design & Project Manager, David, who has been with GS Group for nearly four years now!
During his time here, David has worked hard and excelled his way to the lead management role within the design department, he also recently completed the SMSTS course to expand his understanding of health, safety, welfare and environmental issues on construction sites.
Read what he has to say about his time at GS here:
What does your job role involve?
Design: Developing new kitchen designs, producing service drawings for live jobs, producing Revit models and 3D visuals, managing GS’s Design department; distributing information (drawings, tech specs, schedules etc.) to all parties involved in the project.
Project Management: Coordination of works with other teams involved in the installation of a kitchen (main contractor, architect and other designers, consultants, M&E subcontractors, engineers and our suppliers), site surveys, fabrication drawings approvals, attending site meetings, arranging installation and deliveries dates, maintaining good relationships with all parties involved in the project (from the client/main contractor to the engineers/fitters).
What would you say are the top qualities or skills needed in your job role?
Commitment, communicativeness, attention to detail and problem-solving – these are the top four from a quite long list!
Describe in three words what it is like to work for GS Group?
Demanding, rewarding and satisfying!
What do you enjoy most working here?
What I like the most is the family atmosphere in the company, allowing you to really feel like an important member of the team.