Draughtsperson Team Leader

Listed 15 days Ago
HR Connect
Construction/Landscaping

  

Our client’s business is built on a strong belief that more New Zealanders owning their own home creates better family environments, better communities and better futures. Their mission is to seek opportunities to create resourceful and innovative solutions to give more New Zealanders the opportunity to own their own home, live better and leave a legacy for future generations. They help people to create their dreams and aspirations through making it simple for them to buy, sell and move houses for relocation. 

They are looking for an experienced Draughtsperson who can lead our Design Team in order to manage and deliver on design work for our client’s and meet business goals. 

The Role

As the Senior Draughtsperson your main responsibilities will be to:

· Ensure the team delivers a high standard of design work

· Ensure accurate floor, elevation and foundation plans 

· Ensure team delivers an excellent level of customer service and meets KPIs 

· Manage the preparation and lodgement of building and resource consents

· Check and sign off other designers consent documents

· Liaise with clients and manage programme work to ensure deadlines are met

· Manage workloads and meet financial targets set for the design division 

· Build and maintain relationships with Building and Planning officers, Councils, Geotech Engineers and industry providers

The Person

In order to be successful in this role you will have:

· A National Certificate in Architectural Technology or similar

· A Current Licensed Building Practitioner Certificate – Design 2

· A minimum of 5 years’ experience in the NZ building industry

· An excellent knowledge of the NZ Building code and extensive experience with Councils and consents

· Experience with ArchiCad Software or similar

In addition you will be customer oriented with excellent organisation and communication skills. You will be a problem solver and a team player with a can do attitude. 

In Return

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a local business that is really making a difference. You will be offered a competitive salary and the opportunity to work with a great team in a company with making a real difference. 

To apply see the application instructions below: 

Email your CV with a Covering Letter via the Apply Online option, please. Please include in your Covering Letter your answers to the following questions: 

1) What would your friends, family and co-workers say are your three strongest attributes? 2) What is your biggest success? 

3) What would you bring to this role? 

 Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Skills & Experience

 

A National Certificate in Architectural Technology or similar

· A Current Licensed Building Practitioner Certificate – Design 2

· A minimum of 5 years’ experience in the NZ building industry

· An excellent knowledge of the NZ Building code and extensive experience with Councils and consents

· Experience with ArchiCad Software or similar