Franklin Smith

Architectural Drafting Jobs.

Franklin Smith recruitment have a number of Architectural Drafting Jobs available across Auckland.

We work with many businesses who are on the look out for experienced draftspeople to add to their growing teams.

If you’re looking for a change of environment or a step up into a new role, then talk to the team at Franklin Smith. We are experts in placing draftspeople in challenging and rewarding roles here in New Zealand, ensuring value for both the candidate and the employer.

Job Listings

Starting: ASAP •
Expand Close

Only apply if you have New Zealand experience


Company information:

  • International award winning firm
  • Pinnacle of everything design
  • Residential, Civic, Commercial projects
  • 3 competent and supportive directors
  • Team of around 15

Role information:

  • Production of working drawings
  • Opportunity to produce developed design
  • carry out site inspections
  • Supervision
  • Deliver technically complex buildings across the country

Experience required:

  • 6 + years of experience working within a design practice
  • Strong ArchiCAD knowledge
  • Strong detailing standards
  • Ability to deal with tight deadlines and high standards
  • Excellent communication

Confidential contact:


Starting: ASAP • 85,000 - 95,000 per annum
Expand Close

Only apply if you have New Zealand experience


Company information:

  • Two Directors
  • Diverse range of architectural and interior design projects
  • Leader in utilising 3D modelling and BIM
  • Great range of projects with reputable clients
  • Kiwi practice with 2 offices nationally

Role information:

  • Schedule and manage the team effectively
  • Retain and build client relationships
  • Responsible for leading all stages from design development through to construction documentation
  • Coordinating with consultants and contractors
  • Collaborating with senior project architects and directors where necessary

Experience required:

  • Strong Revit skills
  • Ability to work well to a timeline and collaborate clearly with your team
  • Preference is for someone with a relevant technical qualification
  • Great attention to detail
  • Six plus years of experience in an NZ architectural practice

Confidential contact:


Starting: ASAP • 85,000 - 95,000 per annum
Expand Close

Only apply if you have New Zealand experience


Company information:

  • Two Directors
  • Diverse range of architectural and interior design projects
  • Leader in utilising 3D modelling and BIM
  • Great range of projects with reputable clients
  • Kiwi practice with 2 offices nationally

Role information:

  • Schedule and manage the team effectively
  • Retain and build client relationships
  • Responsible for leading all stages from design development through to construction documentation
  • Coordinating with consultants and contractors
  • Collaborating with senior project architects and directors where necessary

Experience required:

  • Strong Revit skills
  • Ability to work well to a timeline and collaborate clearly with your team
  • Preference is for someone with a relevant technical qualification
  • Great attention to detail
  • Six plus years of experience in an NZ architectural practice

Confidential contact:


Starting: ASAP •
Expand Close

Only apply if you have New Zealand experience


Company information:

  • One of the largest operators in the Healthcare sector
  • This company continues to grow with no sign of slowing down
  • A tier 2, New Zealand owned construction company
  • Deliver projects across NZ and Australia
  • Work across construction and design

Role information:

  • Producing a range of detailed designs
  • You will be working on multi-million dollar villages
  • Design of apartment blocks, townhouses, mixed use recreational spaces and health projects
  • You will be using Revit
  • Concept through to resource and building consents

Experience required:

  • Excellent Revit skills are essential
  • Good working knowledge of the NZ Building Code and building regulations
  • 5+ years of New Zealand experience working as a designer/detailer/Technician
  • Attention to detail
  • Proven senior and management experience

Confidential contact:


Starting: ASAP • 75,000 - 90,000 per annum
Expand Close


Company information:

An International design practice with 10 studios who deliver multidisciplinary outcomes with partners throughout Oceania and Asia.

They work to understand their clients need and are passionate about design within their community and business needs.


Role information:

Projects include High rise residential, residential, infrastructure, and commercial. You will work on technical complex projects and work across all phases of a project.

You will need to design and document projects and collaborate with the Project Architect and fellow employees.

There are great opportunities for career progression and you will receive mentoring.


Skills required:

  • Minimum of 3 years of local post-graduate experience
  • Architectural degree
  • Previous residential experience
  • Proficient Revit experience within a work environment
  • Passion for design

Confidential contact:

  • Specialist Recruiter – Sean Anderson
  • Email – [email protected]
  • Office – 09 281 2862
  • Mobile – 021 729 809
  • LinkedIn – https://www.linkedin.com/in/sean-anderson-29aa2b3a/

Starting: ASAP • 75,000 - 90,000 per annum
Expand Close


Company information:

As an ambitious and highly successful architectural company they lead the industry in their innovative design and quality technical expertise.

Their business is established on quality design, innovation and they are a well-known power house across New Zealand.

An international practice who work across commercial, Hotel & Hospitality, Mixed-use, Residential, and Retail.


Role information:

Due to continued growth and internal promotion they are looking to employ an experienced Revit Technician with a strong background in high quality documentation and detailing.

You will work on this company’s latest range of bespoke projects from concept through to full working drawings.

You will be exposed to a leading company and a supportive management team who believe in providing the opportunity and training needed for success.


Required skills:

  • Minimum of 4 years Architectural experience using Revit
  • Very high attention to detail
  • Desire to join a growing company and work with passionate people
  • Strong English communication skills
  • Produce high quality documentation

Confidential contact:

  • Engineering & Architecture Specialist Recruiter – Sean Anderson
  • Mobile – 021-729-809
  • Office – 09-281-2862
  • Email – [email protected]
  • Live jobs – https://franklinsmithgroup.co.nz/jobs/

Starting: ASAP •
Expand Close


Company information:

An International design practice with 6 studios who deliver multidisciplinary outcomes with partners throughout Oceania and Asia.

They are going from strength to strength and are in continual growth mode.

They use the latest digital drawing technologies and their culture is all about caring about people as well as growing and learning.

With support offered both locally and from off shore, now is a fantastic time to make a move and join a company who are really going places.


Role information:

Due to a number of large scale projects being confirmed, they are looking for an experienced, motivated Architectural ArchiCAD for their Auckalnd and Christchurch offices.

Get experience across a variety of project typologies including; high rise residential, multi-residential, hotel, commercial towers, retirement living and aged care facilities

A design focused studio, where you will be working with skilled team members on a day to day basis using a combination of design, documenting and 3D printing skills whilst being a part of the conceptualisation and consultation processes to help bring clients ideas to life.

You will play a significant and integral part within this dynamic team to manage and produce an array of projects across the country.


Skills required:

  • Minimum of 6 years of local post-graduate experience
  • Architectural qualification
  • Impeccable attention to detail
  • Proficient ArchiCAD experience
  • A long-term career in mind

Confidential contact:

  • Specialist Recruiter – Sean Anderson
  • Email – [email protected]
  • Office – 09 281 2862
  • Mobile – 021 729 809
  • LinkedIn – https://www.linkedin.com/in/sean-anderson-29aa2b3a/

Starting: ASAP •
Expand Close


Company information:

An International design practice with 6 studios who deliver multidisciplinary outcomes with partners throughout Oceania and Asia.

They are going from strength to strength and are in continual growth mode.

They use the latest digital drawing technologies and their culture is all about caring about people as well as growing and learning.

With support offered both locally and from off shore, now is a fantastic time to make a move and join a company who are really going places.


Role information:

Due to a number of large scale projects being confirmed, they are looking for an experienced, motivated Architectural ArchiCAD for their Auckalnd and Christchurch offices.

Get experience across a variety of project typologies including; high rise residential, multi-residential, hotel, commercial towers, retirement living and aged care facilities

A design focused studio, where you will be working with skilled team members on a day to day basis using a combination of design, documenting and 3D printing skills whilst being a part of the conceptualisation and consultation processes to help bring clients ideas to life.

You will play a significant and integral part within this dynamic team to manage and produce an array of projects across the country.


Skills required:

  • Minimum of 6 years of local post-graduate experience
  • Architectural qualification
  • Impeccable attention to detail
  • Proficient ArchiCAD experience
  • A long-term career in mind

Confidential contact:

  • Specialist Recruiter – Sean Anderson
  • Email – [email protected]
  • Office – 09 281 2862
  • Mobile – 021 729 809
  • LinkedIn – https://www.linkedin.com/in/sean-anderson-29aa2b3a/

Starting: ASAP • 75,000 - 90,000 per annum
Expand Close


Company information:

An International design practice with 10 studios who deliver multidisciplinary outcomes with partners throughout Oceania and Asia.

They work to understand their clients need and are passionate about design within their community and business needs.


Role information:

Projects include High rise residential, residential, infrastructure, and commercial. You will work on technical complex projects and work across all phases of a project.

You will need to design and document projects and collaborate with the Project Architect and fellow employees.

There are great opportunities for career progression and you will receive mentoring.


Skills required:

  • Minimum of 3 years of local post-graduate experience
  • Architectural degree
  • Previous residential experience
  • Proficient Revit experience within a work environment
  • Passion for design

Confidential contact:

  • Specialist Recruiter – Sean Anderson
  • Email – [email protected]
  • Office – 09 281 2862
  • Mobile – 021 729 809
  • LinkedIn – https://www.linkedin.com/in/sean-anderson-29aa2b3a/

Starting: ASAP • 80,000 - 95,000 per annum
Expand Close

Only apply if you have New Zealand experience


Company information:

  • A Creative and passionate multidisciplinary design company
  • Specialise in architecture, health design, interior design, landscape architecture and urban design
  • A collaborative working environment within the team and with clients
  • Over 50 staff with studios nationally
  • Projects include, Residential, Commercial, Apartments, Civic, Retail, and offices

Role information:

  • Document management
  • Preparation of drawings for approval and council liaison during the approval process
  • Liaison with supervisors, suppliers and sub- contractors and developers
  • Dealing with building consents
  • utilising your design skills into projects

Experience required:

  • A relevant Architectural qualification
  • Minimum of 5 years of NZ experience
  • You will also be proficient with Revit
  • Ability to work as part of a team and communicate well
  • Ability to liaise well with clients so strong English skills are essential

Confidential contact:


Starting: ASAP • 72,000 - 87,000 per annum
Expand Close

Company information:

Join an Auckland based practice that has the experience and expertise of 3 directors. The studio has been around for over 10 years and they work on High end residential, and commercial projects locally.

Be apart of a team of around 20 who are from all types of cultures that are committed to design within a friendly and busy working environment.

They operate between the worlds of education, art, product, design and architecture


Role information:

Projects are grouped around research agendas or clusters and you will be required to work across Revit within an inclusive and collaborative team.

You will have the chance to work on high end residential projects including apartments.


Required skills:

  • Minimum of 4 years Architectural experience using Revit
  • Very high attention to detail
  • Desire to join a busy practice and work with passionate people
  • Strong English communication skills
  • Produce high quality documentation

Confidential contact:

  • Engineering & Architecture Specialist Recruiter – Sean Anderson
  • Mobile – 021-729-809
  • Office – 09-281-2862
  • Email – [email protected]
  • Live jobs – https://franklinsmithgroup.co.nz/jobs/

Starting: ASAP • 75,000 - 95,000 per annum
Expand Close

WHY WORK HERE?:

  • Great Career Opportunity’s with a top career path
  • Package above average
  • Mentoring
  • Energetic team
  • Passionate working environment

ABOUT THE COMPANY:

With a team of around 20 currently they work across Residential, Commercial, Educational, and Retail.

A diverse workload, producing Award Winning, contemporary Residential and Commercial Designs, with Documentation, Master Planning, and Site Administration as a portion of their business.

Their sister company provide diversity with Medium Density Townhouses, Apartments, Hotel’s, Commercial buildings and Remedial projects.


ABOUT YOU:

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience
  • Team Player with a Great Attitude
  • Qualified in NZ with either B Arch / Dip NDAT / NZ CAD or similar
  • Experience with NZS3604 and NZBC is essential
  • Archicad experience with great design and contract admin skills

CONTACT:

  • Specialist Recruiter – Sean Anderson
  • Mobile – 021-729-809
  • Office – 09-281-2862
  • Email – [email protected]
  • Live Jobs – https://franklinsmithgroup.co.nz/jobs/