Facade Designer

02 Aug 2017
30 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Our client who are an Envelope contractor are looking to increase their design team and are looking for a Designer based at either one of their offices in the Midlands region

You will be responsible to Produce elevations, sections and details for the full fa??ade projects from preliminary sketches to construction issue drawings.

??Produce high quality general arrangement drawings in most cost efficient way for Approval / Construction / As Built.
??Prepare fabrication drawings for bracketry and pressed metal in conjunction with location drawings.
??Produce Glass & Fixing schedules as and when requested.
??Liaising with architects and main contractors.
??Work to an estimate and project specification.
??Attend co-ordination meetings (internally and externally).
??Work to an agreed project programme.
??Ensure that work is detailed in accordance with agreed sub-contract specification & programme.
??Produce details with commercial consideration given to products used.
??Maintain areas of work in a clean and tidy state.
Other Responsibilities:
??Identify variations to contract during the design process.
??Issue request for information as and when required.
??Maintain a register of drawings issued, including date issued and current revision of IRS form (in conjunction with the Document Controller).
??To ensure compliance with the CDM regulations.
??Seeking and developing ongoing continuous improvement.
??Assist with the preparation of Operation & Maintenance Manuals.
??To comply with all Company policies including Health & Safety and Environmental/Sustainability Policies.
??Acting as an ambassador/exemplar for the company and embracing/supporting/promoting the Company culture and values.
??To comply with any objectives/targets/KPIs given.
??To comply with all Design Department procedures.
??Any other duties relevant to the role or as determined by the Manager.
Training & Development:
??Product training courses as necessary, including curtain walling, windows, doors and rainscreens.
??Attending any other internal/external training courses relevant to the role or as required by the Company.
??Ongoing personal development.
??Building Regulations.
??Design software packages as necessary to carry out duties.
Knowledge & Experience:
??Experience within the curtain wall and fa??ade industry.
??Ideally experience of the Schuco curtain wall and window system.
??Problem solving skills.
??Ability to research and develop products.
??Ability to work alone and within a team.
Time management skills.

Excellent salaries are on offer for the right candidate and the opportunity to work with a market leader within the industry who can offer career progression