DESIGN MANAGER/LEAD DRAFTSPERSON - CIVIL/STRUCTURAL
DESIGN AND CONSTRUCT - WOLLONGONG NSW
WOLLONGONG, NSW, 2500
Our client is a well-established Australian construction company who have a very enviable client list, with projects across Australia.
They are looking to add a Design Manager/Lead Draftsperson with a proven background on construction projects, to their South Sydney based team.
This role will be reporting directly into the upper management of the business and will require an individual to manage and prioritise their own workload. Other roles and responsibilities will include;
Manage a team of 12 drafters, ensure they are supported technically, divide work and deal with any problems or issues that may arise
Coordinate and plan projects and ensure they are delivered on time
Producing layout plans and assembly drawings
Liaising with clients, architects and engineers
Drafting to relevant company standards
Managing work load and working towards deadlines
The main requirement for this position is a minimum of 10 years' experience in a similar role as a Design Manager or Lead Draftsperson working on civil/structural works. Other requirements include;
Relevant drafting qualifications - Civil/Structural Engineering or similar
Minimum 10 years Australian experience within the construction industry
Must have extensive experience using AutoCAD
Proven track record managing similar sized teams
Excellent communications skills with the ability to work in a close-knit team
***PLEASE ONLY APPLY IF YOU HAVE RELEVANT AUSTRALIAN EXPERIENCE***
Flexible working conditions
Work in a fast paced environment and be involved with drawing, assembly and construction.
Competitive salary - dependent upon experience
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Identity and residency checks will be performed to verify work entitlements in Australia.