Role Overview:

In a Nutshell…

We have an exciting opportunity for an I-Joist Designer to join our team within Vistry Works, at various locations across the East Midlands. As our I-Joist Designer, you will be working under the Design Manager, the I-Joist Designer will be working alongside the Timber Frame Department to produce detailed I-Joist designs, floor cassette manufacture and installation drawings.


We are pleased to say, this role can accommodate agile working arrangements.


Let’s cut to the chase, what’s in it for you…

  • Competitive basic salary and annual bonus
  • Company car, car allowance or travel allowance
  • Agile working possible (dependent on role)
  • Up to 33 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Private Healthcare
  • Enhanced maternity, paternity and adoption leave
  • Competitive contributory pension scheme
  • Life assurance – 4 x your annual salary
  • Share incentive schemes
  • Employee rewards portal with many more benefits…

In return, what we would like from you…

  • Behave in line with our company values – Integrity, Caring and Quality
  • Demonstrable experience in a similar role elsewhere.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft applications such as Excel, Word, and Teams.
  • An understanding of materials/components used in the construction of low-rise buildings.
  • Self-motivated, with the ability to work on your own initiative and manage your workload.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, and the ability to form and maintain strong working relationships with internal and external stakeholders
  • Experience using Finnframe preferred but similar experience using other floor systems software acceptable.
  • Experience detailing floor cassettes for timber frame buildings advantageous.

More about the I-Joist Designer role…

  • To produce detailed and accurate I-Beam designs using Finnframe software.
  • To produce floor cassette manufacture drawings using Finnframe software.
  • To produce site assembly drawings using Finnframe software.
  • Producing accurate Bills of Materials and ancillary Take-offs.
  • Responsible for hitting deadlines and being able to manage your own workload.
  • To offer practical advice on technical issues and problem solving.
  • Any other ad hoc duties that may be required from time to time, as directed by your line manager.

Finally, let’s tell you a bit more about us…

We’re Vistry Group, the UK’s leading provider of affordable mixed-tenure homes. Our core values of integrity, caring, and quality shape all we do; our partnership-led approach helps us build sustainable communities where they’re needed most.

You’re probably familiar with our unmatched portfolio of brands: Linden Homes, Bovis Homes, and Countryside Homes. We also have Vistry Works, our timber frame manufacturing operation, and Vistry Services, our support functions. Together, we build more than homes, so there’s nowhere better to build your career. We’re proud that our culture sees everyone treated fairly and respectfully, with diversity and inclusion a top priority and reasonable adjustments provided during the application process. Join us in making Vistry.


Job Type: Permanent – Full Time
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