Architectural Technician

£25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
28 Sep 2018
26 Oct 2018
Alice Cook
Job Type

Architectural Technician

Chippenham, Wiltshire


Salary: £25,000- £32,000

*Relocating candidates considered*

  • Are you an Architectural Technician looking to join a Chartered Architectural & Town Planning practice in the beautiful area of Wiltshire?
  • Are you interested in working on a variety of residential projects (new builds, loft conversions, extensions, and listed building projects) as part of a young, dynamic and friendly team.

You will also be joining an ambitious and friendly team of around 15 Architectural staff (30 in total!) with excellent career progression and training opportunities.

To work as an Architectural Technician you must:

  • Ideally be suitably qualified and already have a number of years' worth of experience as an Architectural Technician
  • Have strong knowledge of UK Building Regulations
  • Have sound knowledge of AutoCad (although training can be provided)
  • You will have sound knowledge of UK building regulations/ producing and submitting planning applications

Working as an Architectural Technician you will be:

  • Obtaining design briefs from directors
  • Understanding new legislation changes and potential benefits to clients, writing informative emails/notes to be sent to key contacts
  • Development of planning scheme into detail construction drawings
  • Liaising with the planning team regarding the planning conditions and their discharge
  • Liaising with team regarding additional input from third party consultants
  • Development of Specification and tender documentation
  • Ensuring the scheme is checked by senior team member
  • Ensuring that checklist is complied with for tender pack
  • Ensuring that contract is filled out with team
  • Developing links with contractors and other consultants
  • Setting up regular site meetings, typically monthly
  • Attendance at some meetings
  • Completion of valuations
  • Issuing inspection report after site visits

Commutable Locations for this Architectural Technician position:

Wiltshire, Marlborough, Swindon, Andover, Chippenham, Salisbury, Bath

If you are interested in hearing a little more about this Architectural Technician opportunity, please could you call ALICE on (01792) 365 109 or alternatively, could you please send an updated CV and portfolio