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Architectural Designer

We are looking for a candidate with exceptional concept design and technical skills with a strong knowledge of construction processes, particularly focused around timber fabrication methods in small to medium projects. We have a design office and timber workshop on site where we fabricate everything from furniture to cabins, saunas and small homes. It is crucial that the candidate is highly motivated and brings strong design ideas to the firm and is keen to be involved in a very hands-on approach to design and construction.

Requirements

  • At least two years experience in a professional small practice post architecture qualification
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD, Adobe Creative Suite and SketchUp
  • Excellent drawing and illustration skills, both hand, digital and physical model making
  • Knowledge in UK building regulations and planning policy

Duties/skill/knowledge:

  • To work on concept presentations, planning applications and technical drawings
  • Good understanding of construction techniques and detailing
  • Excellent communication skills, both written, verbal and visual
  • Very good understanding of using timber in construction
  • Experience in preparing detailed working drawings, technical detailing, designs, plans, schemes and drawing packages
  • Work with an attention to detail and have a keen interest in new and emerging green materials and processes to adopt into the practice
  • Able to be responsible for managing varied  projects personally  as well as part of a small team

Aims and Goals:

  • Achieve drawing deadlines within priced hours
  • Build efficient processes into the workflow
  • Deliver efficient project management
  • Minimise mistakes by checking key build stages and sign off work
  • Further develop our production range of products
  • Design cabins and furniture to the highest quality and have a passion for it
  • Be engaged in the businesses success and growth

Salary

Dependant on experience.

Term

Permanent position subject to initial three-month probationary period.

Carpenter

We are looking for a competent all rounder with a broad knowledge base, and with experience on fixed machinery and hand tools and be able to work efficiently and to high standards.

Requirements

  • At least 3 years carpentry experience within the industry
  • Proficiency with hand and machine tools
  • Understanding of various joinery methods and be quick to learn new ones

Duties/skill/knowledge

  • Deliver high quality work within allocated time-scales
  • Achieve manufacturing targets
  • Ability to work with tools and machinery safely & with precision
  • Experienced with construction carpentry & timber framing if possible
  • Have a good understanding of joinery & furniture production
  • Eager to learn and develop new skills
  • Ability to use your own initiative
  • Work well under pressure
  • Enthusiastic and hard working
  • Work well as part of a team

Aims and Goals:

  • Delivery quality work to our clients
  • Build efficient processes into the workshop
  • Minimise mistakes by properly planning jobs

Salary

Dependant on experience.

Term

Permanent position subject to initial six month probationary period.

Summary

This is an exciting opportunity for the right candidate to be part of a small and dedicated team.

Candidates must provide a PDF portfolio of work and C.V to be assessed