Designer / Draughtsperson


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Designer / Draughtsperson 1086 ££28-£35k per annum 1930 Permanent

We are recruiting on behalf of our client for an experienced Glazing / Curtain walling draughtsperson to work out of their offices in the Midlands.


Please see job description below:

Responsible for:    

·Preparation of drawings and design in accordance with the contract programme.

·Compliance of design drawings to relevant project specifications and building regulations.

·Design meetings and all communications with the project design team/main contractor to resolve design issue as required.

·The timely production of drawings for projects that specifically require design. Drawings and designs required by the essence of the contract and included with the cost structure of the estimate.

·Produce relevant contact amendment documents etc to ensure any variations in the design process, against the work allowed for in the estimate, are fully cost adjusted and instructed.

·Produce designs that provide cost saving to the estimate where possible.

·Manage online document control systems for the up/down loading of architectural and company drawings and documents.

·Issue work packages to the production scheduler in line with programme

·Produce pressed metal drawings when required to assist scheduler.

·Ensure engineering calculations where necessary are obtained.

·Produce ‘bought out items’ sheets for the issue of all sundry and special items such as door fittings, non-standard trickle vents, Sapa doors etc.

·To carry out your duties in such a manner that comply with the requirements of the Company Health and Safety Policy, with respect to both yourself and all others that your actions may affect.

·Any other duties that may be reasonably requested by Senior Management.

Key Measures of Achievement:

·Weekly report on drawing office workload/programme and adherence to that programme.

·Accuracy of drawings and issues.