Architectural Technician

Recruiter
Michael Page Property & Construction
Location
County of Herefordshire
Salary
35000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
03 Oct 2017
Closes
17 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Permanent

Architectural Technician or Technologist required to join a established (and still growing) PLC House-builder to prepare and coordinate technical information and deliver to site in line with the build programme.

Client Details

One of the newer house builders in UK Construction, my client has rapidly risen to become one of the UK fastest growing and largest house builders. Their reputation is unparalleled in the world of affordable new build housing, having seen unprecedented growth in the regions and across the UK.

Naturally, they excel with bricks and mortar, but better yet at creating communities to live in. As well as affordable homes, their specific areas of expertise include: new build homes, community regeneration, responsive maintenance, retirement solutions and sustainability.

Description

  • To work with the Land Department to ensure smooth transition of all architectural information takes place;
  • To check all architectural drawings and details for accuracy, correctness and commercial suitability;
  • To liaise with external consultants to ensure deadlines are met;

  • To apply for and secure planning permission for all architectural design and relevant regulation approval;

  • To attend site visits and meetings in order to solve any problems that arises during the construction process;

  • To attend design meetings with planning departments to ascertain requirements from a council perspective for new developments;

  • Ensure that new regulation requirements are anticipated and incorporated as required;

  • Procure sketch layouts and architectural design solutions;

  • Provide provisional assessment of architectural design requirements;

  • Review technical information and provide value architectural design.

Profile

  • Have either a HNC/HND in Construction or Building studies OR degree in Architectural Technology;
  • Be affiliated with or a member of CIAT;

  • Have 2-6yrs experience as a Technician and fully conversant with UK Building Regulations;

  • Ideally, you will have experience within the residential sectors to fully appreciate complexities;

  • Awareness of CfSH & LTH

Job Offer

Competitive salary with generous package and benefits including pension, private health-care, bonus and car/car allowance.