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Date Added: Sat 10/09/2022

Senior Glazing Draughtsperson

Leicester, UK
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Job Type: Permanent, FullTime

Salary: £30000 - £40000/annum

Bridge Recruitment is seeking a Senior Draughtsperson for our client, a major commercial Glazing & Curtain Walling contractor, based in Leicester.

Our client operates nationally in the commercial sector on hotels, schools and hospital projects ranging from £250k-1.5M

Working in a team of two, you will report directly to the Project/Operations Manager. You will be designing up to 4 projects simultaneously and delivering detailed drawings for approximately 10 projects per month.

The successful candidate will have 10 years' experience in design and AutoCAD, preferably with 5-10 years' experience in glazing or architectural aluminium.

A background in alternative construction trades such as cladding, fenestration, roofing or building envelope will be considered.

Key responsibilities:

* Responsible for the production of all fabrication drawings to the relevant standards and procedures.

* Ensuring that drawings and work instructions are kept up to date.

* Carry out material take-offs and prepare material lists.

* Ensure the quality of products and services is maintained and make improvements to the processes where necessary.

* Work under the supervision of the Operations/Project Manager

* Attend site meeting roughly once per months

* Carry out regular programme monitoring to identify changes in the status of the projects.

Key measures & targets:

* Production of drawings within appropriate timescale and to a high level of quality

Key relationships:

* Lead Project Manager

* Fabrications Manager and team

* Estimator

* Workshop Supervisor

* Clients and suppliers

Person Specification:

The successful candidate is likely to meet all of the following criteria;


* Drafting background and suitable qualifications.

* Proficient in the use of AutoCAD.

* Experience using MS Office package.

* Ability to produce clear and informative production drawings and technical information.

* Work systematically to ensure completion of tasks to meet deadlines and client's expectations,

* Excellent organisational and planning skills.

* Ability to effectively prioritise workload.

* Proficient as a team player with excellent communication skills and able to work on own initiative.


* Knowledge of architectural glazing and fenestration.


The company offers an excellent annual salary of £30,000 - £40,0000 based on experience and a pension scheme.

Working hours are 08:00-17:30, Monday-Friday with a 30-minute lunch break.

The company also offers 20 days holidays paid annual leave plus 8 public and bank holidays with additional leave for longevity of service.

Please apply direct or call Robert Lawton on (phone number removed) for an informal chat
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