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Technical Designer

Full Time

Eightspace LLP

Technical Designer Crawley

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Are you a technically minded and detail orientated with a collaborative and positive attitude? Do you perform under the pressure of deadlines, whilst maintaining accuracy and taking pride in your work?

If this sounds like you, and you would like the opportunity to further develop your skills, then keep reading.

As a company, we provide a comprehensive and detailed design service to our clients, including space planning, preparing 3D models and visuals, interior design schemes, FFE packages and bespoke furniture in both the educational and workplace sectors.

We are looking for an office based, full-time technical designer to work on the detailing team. You will be providing manufacture information for projects mainly across the education sector. The technical design team currently comprises of three persons.

 

The ideal candidate will have experience in using Autodesk Revit (although this is not essential) and have a knowledge and understanding of fitted furniture design and manufacture. A recent graduate with the right attitude would be considered. The role is technically based and will primarily involve producing manufacturer information such as worktop drawings, cutting lists etc. for our manufacturers. You should take pride in your work and be able to perform under pressure and to tight deadlines. A keen interest in fitted furniture and the construction industry will aid the training process. A team player is essential.

As a company we’ve been growing consistently and expanding our resources. As a technical designer you will be given the opportunity to develop your knowledge of Revit with training and support, further your knowledge of FF&E and think of innovative ways to design bespoke furniture.

We are a vibrant, culture led business who place emphasis on creating a positive work environment. We’re currently in the process of improving our office to create bigger break out areas and more collaborative workspace. Benefits of working here include free lunches, event days and a friendly workforce of people. Plus, there’s always a good supply of snacks!

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Review designs and layouts to ensure they are buildable and comply with regulations
  • Create worktop drawings, drilling drawings, and detailed install drawings in Autodesk Revit
  • Produce panel spreadsheets, cutting lists
  • Check project order lines match the design.
  • Work closely with project delivery teams to solve technical issues on site.
  • Review processes and tools to improve processing accuracy and speeds.
  • Provide advice and technical guidance to other team members/ designers
  • Accompanying project managers for occasional site visits.

Benefits

  • Pension
  • Company lunch
  • Hybrid working (option)

We welcome applications with any of the following skills or attributes: Project Design, Revit Technician, Technical Draughtsman, Designer, BIM, AutoCAD, Revit, Construction, Communication, Detailed Drawing, Product Design, CAD

Essential Skills

  • Previous experience working in the UK.
  • Excellent written & spoken English & good communication skills
  • Problem solving and solution orientated.
  • Team player, developing/helping others.
  • Initiative to learn and improve.
  • Good attention to detail.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Able to communicate effectively with suppliers, site fitters, and internal staff.
  • Ability to follow internal design processes and guides.
  • Competent in Microsoft Excel

Desired Skills

  • Knowledge & understanding of fitted furniture
  • Design for Manufacturing experience
  • Basic knowledge of Autodesk Revit
  • Competent in 2D AutoCAD / Sketchup or other CAD software.

About Company

The company has been in the furniture and refurbishment markets for fifteen years and has seen strong growth year-on-year.

We work together as a close-knit team, valuing our family heritage and promoting mutual respect and support. This has created a loyal, customer-focused team, who uphold the following values:

Respect; for other persons, their property and feelings

Integrity; Honesty, truthfulness and loyalty

Diligence; hard work and timekeeping

Professionalism; dress, demeanour and language

Continual improvement; better not bigger

Essential Requirements

  • Previous experience working in the UK.
  • Excellent written & spoken English & good communication skills
  • Problem solving and solution orientated.
  • Team player, developing/helping others.
  • Initiative to learn and improve.
  • Good attention to detail.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Able to communicate effectively with suppliers, site fitters, and internal staff.
  • Ability to follow internal design processes and guides.
  • Competent in Microsoft Excel

COVID-19 Technical Designer Crawley

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