Join the Blue Forest Team ….

ARCHITECTURAL DESIGNER

Multi-award winning luxury tree house company based in east Sussex is looking for a creative and talented individual to join our expanding in-house design team. We are seeking an architectural designer (or similarly qualified) who possesses strong knowledge of 2D construction detailing as well as 3D visualisation skills, ideally SketchUp and AutoCAD.

The successful applicant will assist the design team on the production of a wide range of projects including master plans, concept designs, sales and stage presentations, graphic design work for promotional material and print media to communicate both technical and aesthetic information to our clients, planning departments and construction teams, along with interior design specification and procurement.

Role overview:

  • Work with a small full time team of creative designers
  • Design projects using a range of design programs including the Adobe Suite, AutoCAD, SketchUp and 3D Packages such as Blender
  • Work on a varied range of projects including commercial and private client schemes
  • Primarily office based but willing to undertake site visits and travel across the UK and Europe where necessary

Key skills/requirements:

  • Design or architectural degree or equivalent experience
  • Strong knowledge of construction (ideally timber frame), preferably at least two years’ experience
  • Be creative and passionate about design
  • Have good knowledge of 2D construction detailing and 3D visualisation – ideally SketchUp
  • Strong hand sketching skills and artistic flare
  • The ability to work on multiple projects, managing time effectively and meet varying deadlines
  • Have a strong portfolio that demonstrates innovation and creativity
  • Live locally to Tunbridge Wells

Closing date: 22 July 2018

Salary: from £18,000 p.a depending on experience

Start date: immediate start

Type of Contract: permanent full time

Please apply by emailing info@blueforest.com, including a copy of your current CV and portfolio.

UK based applicants only. Must live locally to Tunbridge Wells and have own transport due to rural location. Only successful applications will be acknowledged/responded to.