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Job No: 111563
Location: Notting Hill, Melbourne

  • Fantastic opportunity for an ArchiCad experienced Draftsperson
  • Well-established award-winning organisation within the residential property industry
  • Attractive remuneration based on skills/experience + free, on-site parking
  • Friendly, collaborative team, great company culture

About the Organisation

Every Family Should Be Able To Afford A Place To Call Home.

This is the principle upon which, Bert Dennis, the founder of Dennis Family Homes, built his family business. Today, with the help of his children, Bert has maintained this vision and a heartfelt commitment to the values of the business built on:

  • Honesty and integrity in conduct;
  • Passion for the business;
  • Caring for customers and communities;
  • Vision for the future; and
  • Quality in products and services.

Employing a dedicated team of employees across Melbourne, regional Victoria and southern New South Wales, Dennis Family Homes has won numerous awards for quality and design excellence and built more than 20,000 homes for Australian families.

About the Opportunity

Dennis Family Homes now has a fantastic opportunity for a Draftsperson to join their Production Department based at Notting Hill in Melbourne's south-eastern suburbs.

Reporting to the Team Leader - Metro Drafting, and working within a team of approximately thirteen people, this is a busy role that will see you producing accurate and precise working drawings for Dennis Family Homes products from contract through to final plans.

Day-to-day responsibilities will include:

  • Interpreting covenants on title, building envelopes, MCP's, Developer guidelines and property information and applying to plans as required;
  • Ensuring agreed KPIs are achieved in line with manual forecast dates for contract plans, variations and final plans;
  • Ordering energy ratings and certificates;
  • Ordering and checking structural engineering; and
  • Maintaining the integrity of internal workflow systems by entering/uploading all drafting tasks and/or information in an accurate and timely manner.

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About You

To be considered for this position you will hold an Associate Diploma in Architectural Drafting or equivalent, and have a production drafting background with demonstrated experience in a high-volume residential housing organisation. Specific experience gained within the VIC housing market will be very highly regarded.

In addition, you will need to have experience using ArchiCad, the demonstrated ability to plan and organise your workflow, and strong attention to detail. Specific experience working within the Victorian building industry is a requirement for this role.

Importantly, Dennis Family Homes is looking for someone who aligns with their core values of honesty, integrity, passion, caring, vision and quality. You will be an enthusiastic and motivated team player with a genuine interest in contributing positively and growing your career within the organisation.  

About the Benefits

Dennis Family Homes is a successful business built on a foundation of strong family values. As an equal opportunity employer the organisation is committed to providing a work environment that supports diversity and it's people have meaningful collaborations with subcontractors, clients and the community to build a future for Australian families.

An attractive remuneration package is on offer, commensurate with the skills and experience you are bringing to the role, as well as free, on-site parking.

You will be joining a collaborative team with loads of experience, who can provide you with great ongoing training and mentorship, and as a growing business, career progression opportunities are also available to move into more senior drafting positions.

Opportunities like this don't come around often! If you think you have what it takes to join the DFH team than we want to hear from you - Apply Now!

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