Position Description

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Ref NumberAD 206/17
Position TitleDraftsman (Re-Advertised)
Closing Date15-Sep-2017
Fiji National University (FNU) is committed to contributing towards achieving sustainable livelihoods, open and democratic societies and maximizing the standard of living of the communities in Fiji and the Pacific through quality education and training. 
The Estates & Facilities division of FNU is committed to providing a safe and secure environment for student learning, and also the highest quality support services.

The appointee will be responsible for Drafting and manage drawing documentation in accordance with routine and prescribed programs and specific tasks with due optimum and more recently best practice, while remaining within budgetary constraints. He/ She will be required to liaise closely with Building Repair & Maintenance in the initial stage of project concept. Prepare multi discipline drawings based on preliminary field/sketches and information received from Supervisors. Report on the jobs progress and drawing completion. Assist with obtaining Clients approval on drawings. Prepare as built and verifying all relevant drawings and document reflects the modification at site. Ensuring timely completion of all allocated drawing & documentation. Prepare conceptual layouts for expansion or modification of existing facilities in accordance with the Client’s requirement. Prepare drawings meeting compliance with Local Authorities requirements 
Prepare and circulate construction drawing packages for comments to relevant stakeholders.
Maintain Master documents electronic archive and do update periodically.
The appointee shall liaise with relevant authorities in obtaining approval in the drawing.
Review rough sketches, drawings, specifications, and other engineering data received from engineers to ensure that they conform to design concepts.
Responsible and assist in tender, sealed and TOR bid documents to organization standards for all outsourced works.
Conducted managing Joint/execution stage site inspection on site with stakeholders and other staff.
Must be able to work without supervision and provide document without supervision.
Any other duties assigned by the supervisor / Managers & Director.

Applicants should possess a Trade Diploma in Architecture/ Building / Civil Engineering with knowledge of drawing and designing using AutoCAD/Vector Works or similar architecture programs with 2-4 years’ work experience in similar role OR Certificate in Architecture/Building/Civil Engineering with more than 4 years of work experience and knowledge of AutoCAD/Vectorworks or similar architecture programs. 
Salary An attractive salary commensurate with qualifications and abilities will be negotiated with the successful applicant.
Applications must be submitted online using the University’s online job applications system which can be accessed at this address: waf.fnu.ac.fj/eoi/

Incomplete applications will not be considered, therefore your submission as a complete application must include:
  • Cover letter with Job Ref. No. and Position
  • Detailed CV with at least contacts of 3 referees
  • Certified academic credentials & transcripts
Should you have any queries, please email on: vacancy@fnu.ac.fj

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. If you have not been contacted by Fiji National University, then your application has not been successful.

Division of Estates and FacilitiesDepartment of Building and ServicesSuva - Samabulax 1

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