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Contract Designer/ drafter

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Job Listing Date
30 Jun 2020
Sunshine Coast
Work Type
Full Time
Design & Architecture, Architectural Drafting

Exciting opportunity for a skilled experienced Building designer/ drafter to join our team on a contract basis

The Design and drafting undertaken includes mid to high end Renovation and Extension Projects.

The right candidate will be a like-minded friendly and positive individual with high attention to detail.

Will be committed to fostering strong relationships, quickly becoming part of a close team who cares about their work and supporting each other. 

To be successful in this role you must possess the following personal traits and experience:

Personal traits;

  • Always keep a positive outlook.
  • Take ownership. 
  • Have passion, you do it because you love to.
  • Resilient and calm under pressure
  • High attention to detail
  • You take pride in yourself and your work
  • Eager to bring new ideas to business/ processes
  • Willingness to learn 

In this role, you will be:

  • Working directly with our clients to produce design briefs and presenting 3D concepts as part of our sales process.
  • Conducting market research to stay abreast of the latest market trends.
  • Interpreting ideas and producing 3D concepts from face to face consults with our clients.
  • Great at anticipating client needs and wants when it comes to their home design and budget.
  • Producing Full Working Drawings from 3D plusspec drawings in layout for Sketchup. 
  • Providing Custom Designs based off customer requests.
  • Designing intricate second storey extensions and have an excellent understanding of the structural implications  

To be considered in this role you must:

  • Have a demonstrated track record in new home and renovation/ extension drafting, with a portfolio of examples.
  • Sales experience is highly regarded.
  • Be driven, motivated and pro-active.
  • Be able to interact with clients, ensuring our high level of customer satisfaction is being maintained.
  • Have high attention to detail when producing detailed working drawings
  • Be organised with paperwork and administration duties.
  • Be able to meet Drafting deadlines.
  • Have a high level of experience producing 3D designs in SketchUp, PlusSpec for Sketchup and detailed 2D drawings in Layout.
  • Be willing to demonstrate your proficiency using SketchUp and PlusSpec during the candidate selection process.


The successful candidate will enjoy:

  • Working in a growing business with exciting plans for growth over the next few years.

  • Ongoing work with design and drafting projects

  • The opportunity to contribute fresh ideas and improve business processes and procedures
  • Good contract rates for the right candidate.

Please email your resume to qualify for an interview if you possess the above skills to fulfill this role.

The application form will include these questions:
  • Have you completed a qualification in building design / building design drafting?
  • Do you have experience in a sales role?
  • What's your expected annual base salary?
  • Have you worked in a role which requires a sound understanding of the Building Code of Australia (BCA)?
  • How many years' experience do you have as a draftsperson?

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