We are hiring

AutoCAD Technician/Documenter


We are looking for an experienced individual to provide technical support for the documentation and delivery of projects where you will be required to coordinate documentation with internal and external consultants. You will be undertaking accurate and detailed site measures, preparing, modifying, and coordinating documentation drawings at all stages of the project including detailed joinery drawings in AutoCAD to clearly communicate design ideas to builders, manufacturers, and clients.


Criteria - required

  • Minimum 4 years relevant experience

  • AutoCAD essential

  • Qualification in Interior Architecture, Interior Design, or another relevant degree

  • Collaborate with the project team identifying project conflicts, errors, missing information, challenges and opportunities including detailing and documenting solutions in a clearly communicated manner

  • Develop representations of design options for further discussion by the design team

  • Review shop drawings and inspect joinery during manufacture and installation

  • Ensure all essential data has been received, obtaining relevant information from other sources

  • Ensuring all drawings are produced in accordance with BCA and Australian Standards

  • Understand the project design strategy and ensure design intent is maintained throughout the project lifecycle


Criteria - Prefered

  • Experience in high end residential preferred, experienced in high-end hospitality or retail projects will also be considered

  • 3D visualization software skills advantageous

  • Experience with Sketchup, Photoshop, InDesign advantageous

Personal Attributes

  • Reliable with meticulous attention to detail and extremely organized

  • Exceptional record keeping and time management skills

  • Ability to follow internal systems and processes including consistency in set up across drawing packages and projects

  • Ability to work on various projects at different stages to ensure key project milestones are met – confident estimating realistically how long a task will take

  • Excellent work ethic – honest, reliable, trustworthy

  • Positive and warm personality

  • Self-motivated and proactive; take initiative to dig deeper to resolve a problem

  • Willingness to assist and support others as required and work well within a team

  • Communicate effectively (verbal and written), multitask and problem solve and positively manage expectations

  • Ability to work both in a team and autonomously, not afraid to seek direction when required


To apply

Please email careers@patinadesignstudio.com with the subject line (your name)_AutoCAD Tec Application

Applications without a portfolio or sample drawing package will not be considered.

Please keep attachments under 5MB and include salary expectations.

This is a contract position to start which has the potential to move into a permanent role for the right candidate. Sydney eastern suburbs location.

No recruiters please.