Job Purpose: To support the Design Manager, Senior Designer / Designer by administering information systems and providing design information to the department and staff within the Division.
Scope: The Technical Department is part of the Yorkshire Divisional operation and is responsible for producing and or procuring design information for site appraisal and planning application purposes and ensures that all information is accurate, buildable, saleable and commercially viable. The department works closely with all other departments within the Division to ensure the smooth delivery of drawings and information from the land appraisal stage through to construction. Key Skills: Have an understanding of Microsoft Word, Excel, email and be able to assist with the preparation of schedules together with inputting of data (training will be provided) using the current Redrow Homes procedures. The candidate will have computer skills in AutoCAD and be able to demonstrate their usage (additional training provided if required). Be able to communicate clearly with others.
Assist with artwork preparation for presentation purposes.
Input and generate data as and when required, utilising the computer for drawing issues, registers etc.
Assist with the preparation of planning applications and packs under guidance from the Design team.
Assist with the management and operation of the department's electronic equipment including the plan plotter etc.
Preparation of coloured design drawings both on computer and manually.
Plotting and issuing of drawings to both internal and external bodies.
Taking telephone queries and questions to deal with or pass on to relevant members of the Design Team.
Implementation of new ideas and methods of continuing to seek ways of both improving the organisation's goal, enhancing the reputation of the company.
Working to agreed timescales to ensure that relevant copies of letters, memos, report and standard forms are issued in line with agreed timetables.
At all times comply with Company policies, procedures and instructions.