Vincent Durkin Design Ltd

Durkin Design is a small Architectural & Estimating practice based in Carrick-on-Shannon providing services to the general public,  Consulting Engineers, Building Contractors and Timber Frame Manufacturing Companies. 

What we do:

  • Land Registry Maps for transfers and R.O.W.’s,
  • Site Surveying and Setting out (Buildings, roads, drainage systems, boundaries, etc),
  • Dimensional Building Surveying & CAD drafting for as built structures,
  • Home Design: From clients brief, we prepare Planning Permission Drawings includin
  • Plans / Sections / Elevations / Site Layouts / Material Specifications / etc,
  • Bill of Materials for Project Costings including General Estimating and Take-offs,
  • Project Management as PSCS.,
  • Invites to Tender and Tendering Analysis,
  • Full build, or Elemental: Ground Works, Windows & Doors, Timber Frame Structures, Roofing, etc  
  • Provision of Manufacturing Documents to NSAI approved Timber Frame Companies,
  • As-built and mid construction snag inspections for clients engineers,
  • Final Certifications for Building Control and Planning Compliance.
  • CAD Representations for Fire Certification Applications
  • Appropriate Screening Reports
  • Method statements for construction and manufacturing related activities
  • Industrial Compliance Consultants
  • Prepare BoM and Fabrication drawings for Structural Steel & Timber Frame Wall & Floor Panels.
  • Provide CAM link files for Automated CNC Saws and automated TF Wall Manufacturing Lines

We are also part of a fantastic network of professional service providers who promote each others businesses for the greater good, providing excellent services to our customers at various stages of their projects. 


Vincent Durkin Design Ltd Carrick-On-Shannon, County Leitrim, Ireland
Full time
 Due to our continued growth,  we currently require a Junior and Senior CAD technician for various project types nationwide.  The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate relevant CAD experience and have necessary proven industry knowledge for building regulations compliance.   Evidence of experience with current timber frame construction technologies and regulations will be a distinct advantage.    What you will need: Candidates must be competent in the use of AutoCAD 2018, Ms Office suite, etc.. Knowledge of Revit, BIM, hsbCAD,  Miitek or wood engine would be very beneficial.   Own car and license required as travel to sites for dimensional surveying is required.   A good working attitude and ethic – we need good people. You must be punctual – it’s a must in our game!    You must be good communicator with staff  suppliers and customers.  B eing able to understand and be understood are key qualities we need!   What we will pay you: We are offering current market salary which is negotiable depending on your experience.    What we will provide: Usual bells & whistles such as phone & laptop are provided as required. We will give creative designers the space and freedom to create great designs for great customers, We offer job security due to our growing repeat customer base and increasing one off market share We will provide  comfortable and respectful working environment in a custom built shared office space. We offer lots of tea & coffee with Chocolate Muffins on Fridays. Remote working may be a possibility, talk to us. Seriously, we really value our staff, they are our most important investment! So if you are a brilliant person and want to join a growing company in the midlands, we want to talk to you.