Architectural Technician

Are you looking for an opportunity to take the lead on projects and contribute to the ongoing success of a business


Your New Role

My client is a practice based on the outskirts of Peterborough and are looking to recruit an experienced Architectural Technician or Technologist to join the team due to meet a growing workload of projects. You will be involved on projects at all stages, these projects range from house extensions, high-end residential projects, small developments and listed buildings.

 

Job Description:

 

  • Arrange and carry out detailed surveys.
  • Produce accurate CAD drawings of existing and proposed buildings and spaces.
  • Liaise effectively with Directors to resolve sketch proposals as per the brief and budget whilst applying technical knowledge of construction.
  • Produce accurate, detailed Planning, Listed Building and Building Regulation drawings for submission to Local Authorities.
  • Produce detailed construction drawings and tender information packs.
  • Produce 3D models for marketing or for design enquiry purposes.
  • Liaise effectively with, and procure where necessary, appropriate third-party consultants.
  • Attend site meetings and produce specification notes and construction details.
  • Effectively manage multiple projects at different stages.
  • Liaise with installation teams, sub-contract suppliers, customers, and suppliers.
  • Produce detailed works instructions, material specifications and schedules of work.
  • Research and source specialist materials and to some extent fixtures and fittings

 

 

Required Experience:

 

  • At least 5 years’ experience working in an Architectural Practice.
  • Detailed working knowledge and use of relevant software (Photoshop, AutoCAD, Sketch-Up alongside the Microsoft office suite)
  • Ability to produce 3D models/renders (Sketch Up, Lumion etc)
  • Detailed knowledge and application of English Building Regulations
  • Understanding of constructional constraints when designing
  • Must be able to provide examples of construction knowledge and drawing ability.
  • The ability to work with minimal supervision on construction drawings/building regulations requirements.
  • Good communication skills and knowledge of products.
  • High level of accuracy and administrative efficiency.
  • Experience on site and managing projects with honed associated administration skills drawing register management.

 

 

Salary in the range of £27,000 - £35,000 dependent upon experience