Building Designer/Architect/Draftsman

  • Full Time
  • 2 years ago

Job Information

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    Category IT, Design and Media
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    Posted On Jun 25 ,2017

Job Description

Mt Martha design + drafting are a small Mornington Peninsula Based building design company with over 25 years in the Architectural design & drafting industry. We specialise in new homes, house renovations and additions, townhouse/unit developments and small commercial projects for the home/property owner and local builders.

We are looking for a draftsperson or Architect with at least 3¬†years’ experience with a passion for Architecture, customer service and producing a high standard of drawings in a timely manner. You must be proficient with AutoCAD and able to communicate well with your office peers, consultants, builders and clients.

You should have a good knowledge of the Building Code, Res-Code, Building construction and Local Town Planning requirements. You will be required to work and manage your assigned clients/projects, producing initial building design concepts to satisfy the design brief, liaising with the client, Engineer, Planning, Building surveyor and other related consultants/authorities to produce a compliant design that meets the client’s brief.

You will be required to produce Town planning drawings and liaise with our planning consultants and council planning officers. In some cases you will prepare the planning application, Res-code report, submit to council, meet with council planners and follow up the application.

You will be required liaise with the building surveyor and produce high quality construction drawings in accordance with our office standards, along with obtaining supporting consents/permits.  These may include flood permits, Report and consent/s, bushfire, civil/structural engineering, soil and energy reports and any other authority consents applicable to obtaining a building permit on behalf of the client.

The Mt Martha design office offers a creative environment with interesting and varied design challenges from small and simple to large and complex domestic projects. Meet with clients, build a relationship and watch your self-managed projects come to life. Our office offers a friendly, casual working environment with a small but enthusiastic team of like-minded Building designers /draftsmen and women who are willing to support and work alongside of you.

You must be a permanent resident of Australia and residing in Melbourne (ideally Mornington Peninsula based). You must be able to work Monday to Friday and have your own drivers licence. If you are proficient in any other areas such as Sketch up, Photoshop etc please include in your resume.

Please submit your application and resume to You may wish to include examples of your work. We will then make contact with you should we wish to arrange a meeting.