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Thermal Performance Energy Assessor Required

We seek a qualified Thermal Performance Energy Assessor to fill a short-term role as a sub-contractor, with potential of further work. Must be accredited and have experience at rating simple and complex jobs. Must have very good IT skills. Must be a hard worker, self-motivated and able to work well autonomously.  Good rates available for the suitable candidate. Please contact Karim Ghobrial from Efficient Energy Choices on 0414 430 046 to enquire about this role.

[Posted April 2017]

Draftsperson Required

Belco Group is a boutique sized firm located in the Geelong region completing many different projects nationwide. An innovative, flexible working environment creates excellent cohesion between staff and the way we approach work. 'Out of the box' thinking is encouraged and promotes for better and happier workplaces where staff feel ownership and are recognised for their input. We are seeking an enthusiastic draftsperson willing to diversify their skills in many areas, including design, drafting, admin, surveying and energy rating. Skills required for the job are experience with AutoCAD and most Microsoft packages. If experienced with Revit, Adobe and FirstRate5 this will be a bonus. Good knowledge of the Building Code and ResCode is also preferred. This position may be ideal for a graduating student wanting to get a chance in their first job. Annual salary will be based on skills and experience. Please send your resume, cover letter and an example of your work to

[Posted April 2017]

Retail Designer/Interior Documentation

Progressive design firm specialising in retail and hospitality interiors located northern CBD fringe requires an exceptional Interior Designer/Building Designer/Architect with a minimum of 5 years' working on interior and architectural design and documentation. Contract position with long-term opportunities. Experience working on the design and documentation of fashion retail and eateries is highly regarded. You must be an all-rounder, as you will work across all stages of a project from initial concept, detailed documentation to roll-out. You may be required to design and document retail and hospitality stores and custom joinery for various projects from small one-off cafes, boutique brands to large scale national retailers. An understanding of the BCA and Australian Standards is essential, as is experience working with SketchUp for Concept Design, and Revit and AutoCAD. Experience using Adobe Creative Suite for graphics and presentation documentation is desirable. Applications to

[Posted April 2017]

Architectural Draftsperson (Part-Time) 

Small growing architectural firm based in Dandenong, specialising in commercial, residential and industrial developments, requires a motivated applicant who has at least 2-3 years workplace experience. Due to an increasing client base, a position has become available for an architectural draftsperson with a sound knowledge of the relevant statutory requirements. Must be proficient in AutoCAD, building and town planning documentation and have excellent communication skills. Construction documentation/detailing is essential and ideally some exposure to 3D-rendering would be advantageous. A highly motivated person looking to further develop their knowledge base, whilst being part of a growing firm, is encouraged to apply. Please email your resume to

[Posted April 2017]


We are an established CBD based specialist practice, expanding our offering through the establishment of a Mt Eliza based office to service the Mornington Peninsula region. The business specialises in high end architectural documentation and will focus on single and multi-residential projects, to provide a niche service to residential stakeholders who are building on the Peninsula. Projects are anticipated to range from very small to large. We seek an Architect/Draftsperson with sound knowledge in local building construction who has solid experience and understanding of architectural documentation with strong skills in AutoCAD and/or Revit software. The candidate’s local town planning approval process experience would also be a valuable asset. The successful candidate will be based full-time at the Mt Eliza office and will be supported by the business Principal and management. If you fit the criteria, please e-mail your CV to

[Posted April 2017]

Student Architectural Draftsperson (Part-Time)

Docklands-based architecture and interior design firm, Dig Design, seeks a student architectural draftsperson with an eye for detail who is willing to learn fast and on the run. As a small office working on both commercial and residential projects, we need someone with good communication skills and an enthusiastic attitude. You must know your way around AutoCAD to help us with workload fluctuations, but also be willing to perform administrative tasks when required. The ideal applicant should be currently studying in an applicable course, fluent in AutoCAD and Revit, an enthusiastic and proactive learner, able to follow instruction and develop further with self-guidance. If you are this person, please forward your CV to

[Posted April 2017]

Contract Drafting/Design Services Offered

Revit proficient office with experience in Residential (stand-alone homes/small scale multi-residential) and Commercial (healthcare, education, entertainment), currently looking at offering contract drafting/design services for other businesses requiring assistance with future workload. We are looking to commence this service from mid-July 2017 but wish to plan potential service 'take-ups' with interested parties leading up to this date. Able to accurately model, produce and document a wide range of building styles based on local character, client requirements, individual needs etc. Our office is Altona based, but we would be able to travel to discuss the progress of projects. As a company we have a strong focus on sustainable design. Please contact or 0414 135 014 if interested.

[Posted March 2017]

Designer/Architect Required - Immediate Start

Ridolfi Architects seeks an experienced designer or architect (min 5 years local experience) with an understanding of all planning and building codes including access requirements for a full-time role. Applicants must have ability to work through all stages and manage multiple projects in an efficient and thorough manner. You will work independently with team support when needed, in a close-knit creative environment. You will work directly with clients, as well as coordinate consultants and liaise with authorities. Ridolfi Architects encourages employees to express their full creative talent as well as their superb technical and organisational skills, in a friendly and dedicated environment. If you possess the necessary skills and are design and client focused, please email your resume to

[Posted March 2017]

Thermal Performance Assessor Required (FirstRate 5)

A sustainability consulting firm located in the south-eastern suburbs is looking for a part-time thermal performance assessor/sustainability consultant. The successful candidate will have experience and skills in working with FirstRate 5. Certificate IV in NatHERS Assessment is the preferred qualification. Experience in producing other sustainability reports will be desirable but not mandatory. The successful candidate will receive training in preparing other relevant sustainability reports for both planning submissions and building approval documentation. Please forward your CV to

[Posted March 2017]

Architectural Technician/Designer

Long established inner-city and multi-disciplined building design practice requires an experienced and enthusiastic architectural technician and/or designer to document a variety of residential, commercial and hospitality projects. A minimum of 5 years' experience in Australia and local construction knowledge is essential. Building design experience and structural knowledge an advantage. Must be proficient with AutoCAD Lt 2010 or later. Part-time or full time position negotiable - may consider outsourcing to BDAV colleagues. Email resume and contact details to

[Posted March 2017]

Student Seeks Part-Time Work

Student seeks a part-time Architectural Drafting position, preferably with ArchiCAD or Revit. Has more than 2 years' industry experience with ArchiCAD and is also relatively good at Revit. Has completed Advanced Diploma Building design (Architectural) in 2015. Is currently doing further studies and is available three days for work. Please contact Yamlak on 0423 911 211 or email

[Posted March 2017]


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