An experienced Project Designer (AutoCad & Tekla) is required to join a well established building materials company based in Birmingham. You will have a good knowledge of the construction industry and building techniques and have a strong drive for results. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone looking to join a very rewarding company with long term career prospects.
You must be fully Tekla proficient to be considered for this role.
Monday - Thursday 08.15 - 16.45 and 08.15 - 16.00 Friday
Benefits - Competitive salary, annual bonus, social funded events, 23days holiday + stats and free parking.
Responsible for producing designs and detail drawings for architectural metalwork on large, prestigious construction projects
Carry out design / detailing to an advanced level utilising AutoCad and Tekla
Assist the Estimators and Engineers in preparing quotation documents
Have in depth knowledge of building physics relevant to market sectors to ensure technical liaison with Architects, Engineers, contractors and approved installers on all design technical issues
Design review meeting with Project Managers to review the specification, tender drawings, site surveys & connection calculations
Managing construction projects and working to tight deadlines
Communicate with clients and the design team as required to keep them updated with all decision making throughout the whole process
Take responsibility and ownership for the deadlines set by both yourself and your Line Manager
Able to work to company's procedure and ensure the flow of information and document controlling is maintained to high level
Skills & Experience
Must have knowledge of the construction industry
A construction related qualification is required
Be able to demonstrate your skills and working knowledge in using 2D & 3D AutoCad and Tekla
Must be able to read and interpret Engineers and Architect's drawings and deliver the information from structural steel specification into the fabrication drawing
Have the ability to work as part of a team as well as on your own initiative to ensure every project is a success
Ability to work under pressure and manage a number of projects at any given time by prioritising workload based on site dates and production needs
Strong ability to complete structural drawings accurately and proficiently
Be strong communicator able to influence decision makers
Have excellent communication skills both verbal and written
Candidates with the following job titles please apply today - Project Designer, AutoCad Technician, Tekla Draughtsman, Structural Draughtsman.
Cordant People are an equal opportunities employer
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