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ARCHICAD Draftsperson

Advertiser: casafabricaMore jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
13 Aug 2019
Sydney, CBD, Inner West & Eastern Suburbs
Work Type
Design & Architecture, Architectural Drafting

Excellent contract opportunity for a qualified Drafter with minimum 4 years’ local experience in high-end residential construction documentation. 

About our Company:

Casafabrica is a Sydney based team of experts specializing in high-end residential projects. We offer a complete range of Planning, Project Management, Architecture and Construction services in an efficient and professional manner.

About the Role: 

This role will support the Design team in Construction Certificate and Construction Documentation drawings.  This an excellent opportunity for a creative, self-motivated, reliable and accurate Architectural Drafter to be part of an award winning Design and Build team.

Key responsibilities and duties will include:

  • Create architectural drawings for residential and commercial projects, based on building specifications, calculations and sketches.
  • Analyze building specifications, codes, space to create architectural design.
  • Prepare construction drawings and sketches, manually and  using computer (ArchiCad).
  • Assist to review tender documents according to the company standards. 
  • Monitor and maintain project programs and schedule. 
  • Prepare and manage contract documentation and project reports for clients and management.
  • Collaborate with other Casafabrica divisions to secure new projects. 
  • Assist Architect and Project Manager on construction sites to ensure that architectural specifications are properly followed.
  • Visit construction sites to collect measurements and dimensions as needed.
  • Assist to calculate the materials needed, manpower, construction cost, and project completion date. 
  • Manage project documentations according to company standards and laws.
  • Assist to supervise and guide sub-contractors, apprentices and labourers when needed.
  • Work with Architect and Project Manager to ensure that construction project is in accordance with design specifications.


       Education and licensing:

  • Certificate IV in Residential Building Drafter
  • Driver’s Licence
  • White Card

      Experience, skills and abilities:

  • Minimum 4 years’ Experience in the Australian drafting.
  • Strong knowledge of the building and construction industry.
  • Exceptional organisational and time management skills
  • Demonstrated ability to adhere to procedures and systems
  • Demonstrated ability to work autonomously and as part of a team
  • Vast knowledge of the current Acts, building codes, health and safety  regulations addressing the construction industry
  • Computer proficient, experience in MS Office package, ArchiCAD.
  • Ability to read and understand drawings, schematics and construction documents
  • Outstanding human relation skills evident in the ability to work with the team
  • Positive attitude and well presented
  • Excellent communication skills 

Benefits include:

  • We are an organization who values your skills and expertise. You will be given a challenging and supportive position with a genuine opportunity to grow your skills and experience with a company that recognizes you as a key asset.
  • Immediate start Required 

You must either be an Australian citizen, have a permanent residence status or have an appropriate visa issued by the Department of Immigration and Citizenship that entitles the employee to work in Australia.

How to apply:

 If you meet the criteria outlined above, please click  on "Apply now" button, and provide your send your Curriculum Vitae accompanied by a cover letter via email to

The application form will include these questions:
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in Australia?
  • Which of the following CAD software do you have experience with?
  • Do you have experience working on residential construction projects?
  • What's your expected annual base salary?
  • How many years' experience do you have in the construction industry?

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