Draftsperson - Senior .

Who Are We

Calder Stewart is a nationwide leader in developing property and building solutions for New Zealand’s industrial and commercial markets.

Every year our team of around 450 people deliver outcomes for local, national, and international clients by building many of the largest and most complex projects across the country. A family-owned business started in Milton in 1955, for over 68 years we have successfully evolved our services into a national offering. Our capabilities include an extensive land portfolio, end-to-end property services, Design-Build solutions, plus manufacturing and construction services. 

With steady growth, the ability to communicate to our whole team has become a key focus to our business to ensure we continue to share our story with our people and our customers. We have generations of proven experience on our team, and we deliver flexible solutions and we're driven by a common set of values in 'Find a Way', 'Play Fair', 'Be Loyal' and 'Own It'. 

About the Role  

As a Draughtsperson based at our head office in Milton, you will have the opportunity to apply and showcase your extensive Draughting knowledge.  You will present architectural and structural construction drawings for a wide range of Calder Stewart projects.  You will work with the latest ‘Autodesk Building Design Suite Premium’ on state-of-the-art machines.

Skills and Attributes  

We will be seeking a professional with a sound commercial construction background.  Additionally, we will be looking for the following attributes from candidates: 

  • At least ten years industry experience in an architectural and/or structural Draughty role (experience in both is ideal) 
  • A minimum of five years New Zealand experience 
  • Experience in producing architectural, structural drawings, and specifications to a high standard
  • A relevant Draughting qualification 
  • Advanced skills in Autodesk software particularly with Revit
  • Thorough understanding of BIM practices and processes 
  • Experience or knowledge in other software systems like Enscape, Navisworks, Revizto, Tekla and Procore is beneficial 
  • Thorough understanding of NZBC and NZ Standards
  • Sound knowledge of modern construction techniques 
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills 
  • A strong work ethic with proven experience working within a team 
  • Self-motivated, pro-active problem-solving ability 

Culture and Benefits

In return for your commitment and hard work you will receive a competitive salary and get to work with a great bunch of professionals. We are proud of our company culture and offer a supportive work environment and provide long-term career opportunities for all our employees. 

To find out more about Calder Stewart please visit our website www.calderstewart.co.nz 

To register your interest, please apply online or phone Mimi Griffiths on 021 715 436 for further information. 

Applications for this position must have New Zealand Residency or a valid New Zealand Work Visa.  

 Dear recruiters, thank you for your interest in our position but we will only be accepting enquiries directly. 

Calder Stewart is committed to a drug and alcohol-free workplace. A negative drug test result will be a condition of any offer of employment.   

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