Want to line up some great work for 2019? We are looking for a versatile, capable and architecturally experienced Architectural Technician to help the team. Inititally a contract role, immediate start available, and is expected to continue for many months.
This company designs and delivers leading workplace / commercial interiors projects throughout Australasia. To win in this game, they need top level clients, memorable designs and to be able to put everything together like magic. This company is an absolute winner in this sector and they do this by going above and beyond for their clients.
Quality documentation is at the heart of everything nd this firm knows the value of providing a place / arrangement which allows their people to deliver to their best.
Right now, they have more work that they can handle right over the horizon and we have been asked to identify an experienced Technologist / Technician or Draughter to rise to the challenge and slot in with the design team. It's all about making great places for people and, from their very modern offices in the Wellingon CBD, this is just what you will do on your day.THE ROLE:
You will work alongside the Spatial Architects, Interior Designers, CAD Draughters and Project Managers to take the ideas and dreams and make them buildable.
- Commercial and retail proposals
- Tender plans
- Joinery details
- Architectural layouts (floor plans, interior elevations, reflected ceiling layouts)
- FF&E specification
Using AutoCAD (or occasionally Sketchup) you will collaborate with the Architects and Project Managers to determine the drawing requirements and be given the support to help you create fully detailed and accurate drawings. You will sometimes take sketch plans and produce general arrangement drawings, sections, elevations. You will research and compile options for room layouts, finishes and signage. You may be involved in the production of presentation drawings and client proposals. What do really depends on you.
Depending on your experience and skills, you may also be involved in 3D visualisation, colour / mood boards, commercial kitchen / restaurant design or school / university projects.
This role will start work in the slightly fabulous Wellington offices but it is expected this role may work well in a "work from home" or remote working situation depending on the knowledge of the NZ codes, standards, materials and techniques.
You will be expected to know how to set out a full detailed drawing for commercial interiors to the New Zealand Building Code. You will have a knowledge of the applicatons of products for the construction and FF&E, surfaces and finishes, You will have a portfolio of relevant projects demonstrating this and be keen to develop your skills further.
- Good CAD documentation skills
- Typically 3 years plus in NZ (or very similar environment)
- Tertiary qualfiication in Architecture, Draughting or Engineering (or equiv experience)
- A portfolio of high quality relevant work.
- A proven knowledge of the NZ Building Code
- Excellent written and spoken English
NOTE: Interviews will be held in person in central Wellingon so you will need to be available in March/April for these. If this is not possible, but you have the experience and work status, please apply and explain in your cover letter.
- A modern place to work with views, a buzz and great support.
- Projects you will be proud to tell your friends about
- Continuous learning, professional and personal development
- The future options that come with growth.
- An excellent package, flexibility and being treated like a grown-up.
If great things are expected from you, the flip side is that you can expect great things from the company you work with. Interesting projects, support and a real future are three that most people ove about this proactice.CONTRACT OR PERMANENT?
We are looking for a contract person in the medium term but if you are more keen on a permanent position, please apply and let me know.
Apply below or give Lachlan McNeill a call on 04 2821970 for a discreet chat.
If this role is not for you but if you have the expereience, a good portfolio of commercial interiors work and are available (and have the work permit ) for contract draughting or design roles in New Zealand, please apply with details.
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