A well-established, leading supplier of high-quality construction products are looking to recruit a highly motivated Designer to join their team in Colchester. The company specialise in various sectors of the construction industry including design, manufacture & installation. AutoCAD or Revit experience is requried along with some knowledge of construction or a related subject.
Reporting into the Design Manager and working in a team of 15 design staff
Produce layout drawings and calculations using AutoCAD / Revit and Microsoft Excel.
Contact Clients, Architects & Engineers via telephone/email to obtain design details, comments /approval of working drawings
Amend drawings in accordance with Client's instructions
Issuing manufacturing schedules to factories
Issue drawings with covering letters/emails
Raising Adjustments on orders to suit customer's requirements
Communicating relevant information to other departments
Monitor workload and prioritise jobsExperience:
Construction industry knowledge would be preferable however not essential.
A good working knowledge of a variety of computer packages including AutoCAD, Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook
Revit experience would be a benefit
Must have excellent organisational & communication skills coupled with good time management and a sense of urgency
Attention to detail is essential with a confident and professional telephone manner
Self-motivated, methodical approach with focus on customer service
Must have own transport Benefits:
Monday to Friday 40 hours per week core hours being 9.00am to 5pm
23 days holiday plus bank holidays
Subsidised on-site canteen
Health care scheme
Profit related and performance related bonuses
Pension - company contribution of 3% employee 5%
Free on-site parking