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Designer

Ref #: 56398
Nick Holt 21/05/2021
Location: Cannock Not Disclosed Cannock
Salary: 40000 £
Type: Permanent
Seniority: Mid/Senior Level
Specialisms: Curtain Walling
Date: 21/05/2021
Designer

Main Activities/Responsibilities:

  • Producing high quality general arrangement drawings in most cost efficient way for approval / construction / as built.
  • Preparing fabrication drawings for bracketry and pressed metal in conjunction with location drawings.
  • Producing glass and fixing schedules as and when requested.
  • Liaising with architects and main contractors.
  • Working to an estimate and project specification.
  • Attending co-ordination meetings (internally and externally).
  • Working to an agreed project programme.
  • Ensuring that work is detailed in accordance with agreed sub-contract specification & programme.
  • Producing details with commercial consideration given to products used.

Other Responsibilities:

  • Identifying variations to contract during the design process.
  • Issuing requests for information as and when required.
  • Maintaining a register of drawings issued, including date issued and current revision of IRS form (in conjunction with the Document Controller).
  • Ensuring compliance with the CDM regulations.
  • Seeking and developing ongoing continuous improvement.
  • Assisting with the preparation of Operation and Maintenance Manuals.
  • Complying with all Company policies including Health & Safety and Environmental /Sustainability Policies.
  • Acting as an ambassador/exemplar of company and embracing/supporting/promoting the Company culture and values.
  • Complying with any objectives/targets/KPIs given.
  • Complying with all Design Department procedures.

Training & Development:

  • Product training courses as necessary, including curtain walling, windows, doors and rainscreens.
  • Attending any other internal/external training courses relevant to the role or as required by the Company.
  • Ongoing personal development.
  • Building Regulations.
  • AutoCAD.
  • Schucal.
  • Design software packages as necessary to carry out duties.

Knowledge/Experience/Attributes:

  • Relevant NVQ/HND or Degree.
  • AutoCAD experience.
  • Experience within the curtain wall and façade industry.
  • Ideally experience of the Schueco curtain wall and window system.
  • Problem solving skills.
  • Ability to research and develop products.
  • Ability to work alone and within a team.
  • Time management skills.
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