Senior ArchiCAD Draftsperson/Technician

Biasol is a multidisciplinary design practice focused on interior, building, product and branded environments. We have an opportunity for a senior draftsperson or technician with 6+ years hands-on experience in running projects through all phases, with sound knowledge in developing Design Concepts, Town Planning, Co-ordinating Consultants, Full Construction Documentation Packages and Liaison with builders during construction.

We are looking for someone with a strong passion for design and detail, to grow with our team of passionate creatives to work on a range of exciting projects locally and internationally. You will also be willing to work autonomously and with the team to provide guidance for the successful delivery across our projects.

You are someone with strong experience in building design or architecture drafting along with interiors and joinery spanning across diverse projects in Residential, Multi-Residential, Commercial and Workplace.

This is a permanent, full-time opportunity based out of our Melbourne office (or perhaps part time/contract for the right candidate). The Draftsperson is required to work with our Directors and Team Leaders to draft the design concepts that are developed for a project through all project phases until the project is complete. The role will predominately involve high levels of AutoCad/ArchiCAD documentation; therefore a high level of AutoCad/ArchiCAD modelling and documentation experience is required.

Role & Responsibilities

  • Produce and have a strong understanding of high-quality documentation packages for Construction, Town Planning and throughout Design Development
  • Provide high quality drafting document control and administration in a professional and timely manner
  • Prepare internal and detailed joinery packages for construction
  • Ensure and be accountable for the accuracy and completeness of designs and drawings of self and others in the team
  • Manage the design and drawing approval process internally and externally (client-side)
  • Liaise with builders and contractors in reviewing drawings and communicating construction details
  • Assist the Directors and Team Leaders in overlaying drawings from different consultants through to coordinating the design with consistency

Required Skills & Experience

  • Qualified drafter with a minimum of 6 years of experience
  • Must have a minimum of 6 years hands on experience using ArchiCAD (we are an ArchiCAD-based studio)
  • Experience with AutoCAD, Revit and Rhino, Excel and Word
  • Proven record for managing and liaison with all consultants
  • Strong understanding of BCA/NCC Australia/NZ
  • Strong attention to detail and appropriate technical aptitude
  • Enthusiasm to learn and develop technology systems
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Australian Permanent Resident or Citizenship is essential
  • Successful completion of a Diploma of Building Design & Drafting, Advanced Diploma of Architectural Drafting or equivalent practical experience

Please Supply

  • Updated resume
  • Updated Portfolio of your best work
  • Examples of your technical documentation ability outlining your involvement
  • Name 3 designers or studios that inspire you and why

Email your application to with the role you are applying for in the subject line. Please note due to the high volume of applicants we receive; only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. To be considered for the role you must be an Australian Permanent Resident or Citizen.

No agencies or third-party applications please.