Architectural Draftsperson

Architectural Draftsperson

Unique Style Homes is a small custom home builder based in the Illawarra. We cater to individual customer needs in design, style and service and have an outstanding reputation in our region.

We also own Panelup Systems an offsite manufacturing factory specialising in prefabricated and modular homes.

We have a unique opportunity for a senior New Home Designer/Draftsperson that is passionate about quality design, to join our dynamic company with a supportive culture. You will have the opportunity to work on a wide variety of projects ranging from single and double storey custom designed homes, duplex and multi dwellings, second storey additions and modular dwellings. Experience is a must as we cannot provide a training.

We are seeking a senior draftperson for a 12-14 week contract with immediate start for the right person, with the opportunity to extend contract which could lead to a full-time employment.  

If you believe that you have knowledge and skills to take on projects, liaise with Clients, prepare, and submit all the documentation and obtain building approvals then we would like to hear from you.

 

Key Responsibilities

  • Meet Clients, provide ideas and assist with sketch concepts  
  • Prepare plans, basix and all documentation including relevant construction reports
  • Liaising with planners and local authorities for approvals and permits
  • Update drawings with variations as per client requests whilst ensuring they meet standards
  • Produce plans for new home designs

 

In order to be considered for the role you must have;

  • At least 5 years experience in custom single and double storey housing
  • Proficient in Sketchup, ArchiCAD or Revit
  • Professional, and able to liaise with clients, councils, and relevant building consultants.
  • Sound knowledge of NCC and general construction methods
  • Strong understanding of local DCP and Complying Development regulations
  • Strong organisational skills with the ability to multi-task.
  • Strong attention to detail, and must be able to work both solo, and in a team environment.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • 3D Modelling skills


The successful candidate will receive a salary in line with experience and qualifications. 

 

Desired Additional Skills for longer term employment

  • Marketing experience and various marketing skills
  • Interior design / colour consultancy skills
  • 3D Modelling and engineering background
  • Video production skills
  • Frames and Truss detailer

Our office is in Wollongong, with ample parking provided, remote work is not offered unless sick or affected by Covid restrictions.

27/07/2020 $0 Wollongong, Illawarra & South Coast 1 Design & Architecture
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