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Trainee Roof Truss Designer

Ref: ARV3472

Skills: Joists / I-beams, Offsite Construction, Roof Truss, SIPS, Timber Engineering / EWP, Timber Frame

Role: Architectural Designer, Cad Technician, Designer, Graduate, Technician

Location: North West

Salary: £16,000 - £18,000 per Annum

Sector: Design / Technical

One of the UK's leading manufacturer and supplier of engineered wood products are looking for a trainee to undergo a full training an development programme in Roof Truss Design in their NW office.



Trainee Roof Truss Designer 


Salary up to £18,000


  • Are you looking for a Trainee or entry Level role in construction / engineering? 
  • Do you have the skills and motivation to join an industry leader? 
  • Would you describe yourself as organised AND highly enthusiastic?


We are looking for a Trainee Roof Truss Designers / Design Technicians to join a successful business specialising in the manufacture and supply of a range of engineered wood products, including roof trusses, floor beams and joists, spandrel panels etc.  


Your role as a Trainee Designer will primarily involve:

  • Working to interpret Architects' drawings for fabrication
  • Assisting in the provision of effective commercial solutions which will include not only designs but also quotations
  • Providing support and advice to your customers and your colleagues in production 


You will need to have the following:

  • Bags of enthusiasm tempered with a highly organised and disciplined approach, and a wish to work to continuously improve yourself and your work
  • A knowledge of, and a very real passion for technical design. 
  • Experience using AutoCAD and/or Revit 
  • Attention to detail, strong communication skills and good numeric skills
  • HND/HND or Degree or an equivalent qualification in Construction, Civil Engineering or Structural Engineering or Architecture or similar 


You will be joining a financially secure organisation who can offer career progression for suitable candidates and whose products are both well designed and well-engineered.  They provide an excellent benefits package which includes Pension Scheme, flexible benefits package, various discounts on products and services, share save scheme and potential for advancement.


Please call Becky Hamilton or Lynsey Greenwood on 0117 959 2008 to discuss the role in confidence.


Key skills: Trainee Designer, Technical Design, Architectural Technician, Architectural Technology, CAD, Computer Aided Design, Computer Aided Draughting, timber engineering, roof trusses, joists, engineered wood, engineered timber

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