Location: Southampton, SO40 3SA
GO_modular is looking for a Timber Frame Designer/Engineer to be a part of a factory-based team at our offices in Totton, Southampton. You will be under the leadership of our production specialist engineer and will contribute towards maximising the productivity within the factory.
Provide accurate, detailed and to scale drawings for assembly and installation for manufacturing of modular houses
To help create high quality 2D and 3D technical drawings for all stages, of all projects
Offer technical support and advice to the factory floor, carpenters, electricians & plumbers
Work with internal and external designers to understand and apply conditions and approvals
Checking material sizes and quantities for procurement
Ensure smooth liaison between internal and external clients, architects, engineers and designers
Aid in estimating costs and apply knowledge of materials and engineering principles to check feasibility for new potential projects.
Ensure compliance of industry and health & safety standards and protocols
Risk management including identifying potential solutions to eliminate or reduce risks during production.
This position will suit an accomplished Timber Frame Designer/Engineer or structure designer keen to progress their career and skills within a Modular Manufacturer, who build bespoke, Residential & Commercial projects in the South of England
Experience in off-site construction or timber framed design is desirable
A sound knowledge of: computer-aided design & software and engineering design principles
Good degree of mathematical set-up of mind desired
Computer literate with good working knowledge of AutoCAD, Autodesk Architectural, CATIA, PRO/Engineer or similar and knowledge of SEMA would be a distinct advantage
Ability to measure drawings and help to develop bills of quantities
An understanding of manufacturing processes and construction methods
Can prioritise and plan effectively, and have good overall time management skills
The ability to meet deadlines
The ability to get on well with others and be able to calmly and effectively analyse problems as they arise and then quickly reach the right decisions as part of a team is vital
The willingness to learn and the will and desire to reach the highest standards, together with a positive attitude are essential
University Degree in engineering would be a distinct advantage
As part of a know-how implementing team the successful applicant will have a fantastic opportunity to develop their core skills and gain unique experience working within a new sector of the industry. The job scope and project variety exposure are limitless.
Career progression within GO_modular is a real possibility and can be fast-tracked on indication of the applicant’s attitude, commitment and ability to achieve GO_modular goals and objectives.
With an ambitious strategy, we are poised for further growth and success so if you’re committed, talented and enthusiastic, then GO_modular is the right place for you!
Thank you for your interest in working for Go Modular Technologies (UK) Ltd.
We will be going through received CV’s in due course, and will contact
only those candidates that are selected for interview.