A multi award winning firm are looking to recruit an experienced Architectural Technician or Technologist to their team.
This is a permanent role with a competitive salary, which is negotiable depending on skills and experience.
The position has been created as the result of numerous projects being awarded. They are without doubt one of the leading Architectural practices in the area, whilst also having offices Nationally. They have exciting multi million projects across various sectors, a great team, solid career progression and a generous salary / package on offer.
This well respected multi-disciplinary practice provides a full range of Architectural, design and consultancy services to the built environment. They cover a variety of sectors including Residential, Education, Health, Public sector and Commercial on multi million value projects.
They offer a modern, bright, creative and professional working practice for their staff designed to make their team feel comfortable and inspired. They have a very ‘hands on’ approach to their work and encourage open, communicative and healthy working conditions. If I were an Architectural Technician, I would definitely want to work for this practice!
They continue to invest heavily in developing their staffs’ (BIM) skills and knowledge through technical training with leading BIM and REVIT professionals.
People are key to the success of this organisation and this is reflected in the standard of excellence within people development. They are fully committed to their staff, providing them with a great place to work and the tools to achieve their personal career goals within Architecture. If you are looking for somewhere to further your skills and career then this is the role for you!
Reasons to work here
·Easily one of the top leading practices in the area
·Bright, funky, modern offices
·Great company culture of team work and development
·Exposure and hands on experience within all areas of projects
·Regular RIBA approved seminars
You will be working on a large variety of projects. This would suit someone who is looking for opportunities to develop their skills as well as enhance their existing knowledge within Architecture. Career development is heavily embedded within this organisation and successful people will be given genuine opportunities to further their career and skills through promotions.
You will play a pivotal role in the construction process and be complementary to other Chartered disciplines in the built environment sector.
Primary Areas of Responsibility
·Preparing technical information used to plan projects
·Preparing plans using computer aided design (CAD) software
·Preparing applications for approval by regulatory bodies
·Developing specifications for construction work
·Offering technical advice to the project team
·Visiting sites to check on progress
·Assessing client requirements
·Designing a project brief and programme of work
·Carrying out risk assessments of design plans
·Assisting to manage contract bids and tenders
·Providing advice to clients and the construction team
·Managing and coordinate the work of the design team
Education + Experience
·Degree or equivalent experience in Architectural Technology
·3+ years of professional experience
·Excellent technical skill gained on a range of projects, ideally with a value from £2m-£10m
·Experience delivering technical packages in the education, commercial or residential sectors
·Strong understanding of the current Building Regulations
·Demonstrate the ability to be able to work on their own initiative and have excellent communication skills.
·Excellent AutoCAD and IT (Microsoft Office) skills
·Current working knowledge of Autodesk Revit would be highly beneficial
·Candidates should be able to demonstrate a high level of technical detailing skill along with an understanding of modern methods of construction.