Visper Technical
27 Sep 2016
19 Oct 2016
Contract Type
My client currently has a fantastic opportunity for an experienced DESIGN ENGINEER / DESIGN DRAUGHTSMAN (TEKLA) to join the team based in LEEDS, WEST YORKSHIRE. THE JOB: To design and prepare working details from architects and customer specification details and then progress to production in reasonable time scale ROLE: Arrive at suitable design solution for curtain walling. Produce working details for manufacture. Progress details through approval process. Ensure jobs are designed within budget and time frame. Produce detailed works instructions and material specifications. Understands technical and professional aspects of work and continually maintains technical knowledge. Recording and management of drawing registers. Liaise with installation teams, sub-contract suppliers, customers and suppliers. Maintains effective work behaviour in the face of setbacks or pressure. Time management and prioritising. Include such skills as negotiating priorities, exercising self-discipline being time effective versus time efficient. Preparing detailed specifications. Collate customer requirements. Produce detailed works instructions and material specifications. EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS: Relevant qualification in Design / Architectural. Experience of Curtain Walling / Aluminium Systems / Glazing Systems / Facades. Experience of TEKLA design software. The ability to clearly and accurately convey an idea, as this will determine the various tradesmen's ability to produce the final product. To be able to graphically represent exactly what needs to be manufactured or built in the industry. Ability to translate concepts into drawings neatly and accurately. Number skills for calculations. A good understanding of architectural details and ability to organise data. Including curtain wall, window and door systems. Good level of accuracy and administrative efficiency. Ability to work at a detailed level with documents and databases. Ability to use systems and techniques to plan and schedule work. This job was originally posted as