Architectural Draftsperson

Who are we?

NH Architecture is a leading Australian design studio founded on the principles of collaboration & open debate, where architects and designers are united by a commitment to creating outstanding contemporary architecture. Our collective expertise in architecture, urban design, master planning, interior design and graphic design enables us to deliver complex and high-profile projects through from conception to delivery.

We are looking for an Architectural Draftsperson to assist across all stages of a project including scoping, documentation and project coordination, contributing to the design and delivery of project that reflect the NH architectural attitudes.

To give you a taste for the role, you will be responsible for:

  • Contributing to the concept, scoping and design phases
  • Knowing and working to key delivery deadlines
  • Preparing architectural drawings following the client’s statement of requirements
  • Using extensive BCA knowledge to ensure building standards are adhered to in architectural drawings
  • Coordinating with clients and contractors including attending meetings and reviewing and updating drawings
  • Liaising with mechanical, structural and electrical engineering specialists to coordinate and incorporate their inputs into drawings
  • Inspecting project sites to make sketches, taking measurements and photographs, and documenting actual site conditions to aid in developing the final architectural design solution and preparing written reports of findings
  • Working with all team members to meet strict project deadlines.
  • Working with the project team to ensure all aspects of the project are coordinated fully
  • Communicating in a timely manner to all parties involved in a project

What you can bring to the table:

  • Qualification in Architecture and/or engineering drafting or equivalent
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in Public, Commercial, Education or Health projects
  • A least 1 year full-time Australian experience
  • Strong proficiency in Revit
  • Some proficiency in Rhino
  • Skilled in AutoCAD
  • Proficient in the Adobe Suite
  • Experience using the Microsoft Office Suite
  • Deep knowledge of the principles, practices, and procedures of architecture
  • Deep knowledge of building materials, their function and physical properties
  • Deep understanding on BCA Standards
  • Ability to establish and maintain cooperative relationships with clients, consultants and other external stakeholders
  • Strong and clear communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Exceptional organisation and time management skills
  • Professional, articulate and upholds NH’s standards

Salary is $80,000 – $85,0000 plus superannuation, depending on experience. Must have working rights in Australia.

Please email your CV and folio to

Applications close Friday 1st October 2021

We will only be accepting CVs from candidates directly, no agencies please.