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Joist Designer

Ref: ARV3983

Skills: Joists / I-beams, Roof Truss, Timber Engineering / EWP

Role: Architectural Technician, Architectural Designer, Cad Technician, Design Engineer, Design Manager, Designer, Estimator, Technician

Location: East Anglia, South East

Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per Annum

Sector: Design / Technical, Construction Products

Salary to £35,000 | 25 days holiday | competitive pension | Growing team, good progression opportunities | part of a larger parent company

I-Beam / Joist Designer


Salary to £35,000 + good benefits

Full time, permanent


We are working with a manufacturer/supplier of I-Beams and Joists who are enjoying a period of growth, now seeking an experienced I-Beam / Joist Designer to join their new and growing team. They are part of a larger Group and thus enjoy the benefits of having a strong regional presence, as well as the support from the parent company.


As I-Beam / Joist Designer you can enjoy a varied day:

In addition to producing designs for manufacture, you will have close liaison with your customers, responding to technical queries, producing accurate quotations and designs.  You will also have strong links with the production team to ensure they are provided with the relevant information for manufacturing.  


We would like to speak with you if you have:

  • Solid experience in designing I-Beams and/or Joists 
  • Good working knowledge of specialist design software (eg MiTek, Wolf, GangNail, Alpine or similar) 
  • Excellent attention to detail and accuracy
  • Strong communication and project management skills, ideally with customers such as housebuilders, building contractors etc


This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced I-Beam Designer or Joist Designer to join a company who place a strong focus on working as a team, with each member having a valued role within the organisation and each location having its own identity.  Therefore, whilst technical skills are important - team fit is just as equally important.  This is a relatively new team, but growing to the extent that there could be some great progression opportunities.


The company has an excellent long-standing reputation in the Engineered Timber sector and have a strong ethos in innovation and development of new EWP products. They work on a wide range of construction projects; both commercial and residential buildings.  


Joining this company, you can expect a competitive benefits package including 25 days' holiday (+ Bank Holidays) and pension above the statutory requirement.



Interested?  Please apply today or if you would like to find out more, please contact Sue Eustace on 0117 959 2008 to discuss in confidence.


Key skills: I-Beam, I-Joist, Posi-Joist, Easi-Joist, Engineered Timber, Designer, Technician, Wolf, Mitek, GangNail, Alpine, EWP, timber engineering

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