The Capital Planning and Projects department, within Properties & Services, is seeking an Architectural Technologist to take up a contract position in the department. The position will be a contract position for 1 year with a possibility of being extended.
The successful candidate will need to be a highly motivated individual and a good team player with relevant recent work experience. The candidate will provide services related to the implementation, maintenance and upkeep of the University’s AutoCAD drawing database;
preparing sketch proposals, working drawings and tender drawings for projects.
The following requirements will need to be met:
B.Tech qualification or BAS.
Minimum 5 years’ post-qualification experience within an architectural practice.
Registration or in the process of registering with the South African Council for the
Architectural Profession (SACAP) within the relevant category.
Proficiency in AutoCAD required and experience in working in Revit or Sketch-UP a distinct
Strong knowledge of construction and on-site experience in building projects.
Excellent communication skills – both written and verbal.
Valid driver’s license.
Update and maintain drawings, space data and occupancy data based on project information
Using Architectural CAD drafting skills draw up sketch plans and full working drawings
with minimal supervision and ensure compliance with UCT space norms.
Document and provide detailed design layouts of new and existing office and teaching space
In addition, Candidates would be required to submit a portfolio of work (maximum 10 pages in A3 size in pdf. format) as evidence of their diverse CAD proficiency. Short-listed candidates will be required to undertake proficiency tests in support of this.
The annual remuneration package, including benefits, is R321,730.
Please send your CV and PDF portfolio with ARCHITECTURAL TECHNOLOGIST POSITION in the subject line by email only.
Email applications will close strictly on Friday 23 March 2018 at 4pm.