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Facade Designer / Draughtsperson

  • Location:

    London

  • Sector:

    Commercial Facades

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Sue O'Brien

  • Contact email:

    info@elkrecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    BBBH4152_1718012175

  • Published:

    10 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2024-06-11

  • Startdate:

    asap

Position: Façade Designer / Draughtsperson

Location: Central London

Salary: Excellent Package

The Job:

We have an exciting opportunity for a Façade Designer/ Draughtsperson to join our Clients Façade Consultancy Team. You will report directly to the Director, Senior Associate, and other members of the Senior Team.

The company is seeking a hardworking, highly motivated individual who has a strong interest in building façades, collaboration, teamwork and who wants to be a part of a company with a history of project success dating back more than 25 years.

Responsibilities

  • Produce details of façade systems based on architectural sketches.
  • Produce GA drawings, detail drawings and material schedules.
  • Review drawings. Redraft drawings following comments. Work with the Engineering Team.
  • Edit specifications to clarify technical requirements of the design.
  • Maintain internal drawing document control system.
  • Use data storage and retrieval systems on projects to download and upload project data.
  • Carry out/ assist with site visits, site surveys on new build projects, recladding and renovation projects and for the Survey & Investigation team.
  • Report Writing in relation to site visit/survey - compile well written text with suitable images.

Requirements

  • 5 Years experience within the Façade industry or related field
  • Degree in Architectural Technology preferred but other qualifications such HNC or HND or degree level in an engineering subject will be considered
  • Familiarity with façade system designs, fabrication & assembly techniques
  • Experience of liaising with team members of all levels within an organisation
  • Working within a busy office and managing a busy & varied workload
  • Proficient in AutoCAD
  • Excellent organisational ability & time management.
  • A meticulous eye for detail and a passion for precision.
  • Continuously refine and improve own performance and curtain wall designs to meet evolving project requirements.
  • Good communication skills for effective collaboration within cross-functional teams.
  • Ability to work under pressure, handle a varied workload and keep to tight deadlines
  • Must be able to handle multiple tasks with minimal supervision.
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines.
  • Ability to manage & prioritise the workload.
  • Must be flexible to adapt to change.
  • Demonstrates confidentiality when dealing with clients.

Due to the urgency of this vacancy, it is not possible for our client at this time to consider anyone without the appropriate work permits, visas or sponsorship's already in place. Therefore, we are unable to consider candidates who do not have full authorisation to work in UK. Applications submitted without the necessary visa in place will not be considered.

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