Salary dependent on experience
26 Sep 2016
24 Oct 2016
Sonya Hoey
Job position
Qualified / Chartered
Contract Type
Full Time

Designer, Architectural Technician

Hays Architecture are representing the South's largest off-site design and build contractor with over 50 years of experience in delivering quality, bespoke and modular buildings. With their factory in Dorset they create permanent modular buildings for the Education, MoD, Healthcare and Commercial sectors.

A vacancy has arisen in the Design Department for a Designer to provide drafting and design support to the Core Design Team. The role will cover a variety of areas, mainly architectural design, detailing and site installation but could also include factory production.

The role will require a large amount of liaison between different departments to ensure designs and layouts are suitable for production, installation on site and satisfy regulatory requirements.

Key areas of work: -

  • To compile and produce technical information and drawings. For the use in planning, manufacture and site delivery.
  • Prepare applications for approval by regulatory bodies.
  • To liaise with all teams and clients to fully develop designs in line with manufacturing and site requirements.
  • To ensure all activities are conducted in accordance with the business' quality process framework.
  • To develop a good understanding of constraints / needs of M & E within a building and assist in designing accordingly.
  • To ensure all activities are conducted in accordance with the business' quality process framework.
  • To consider safety in every aspect of design from manufacture, erection and serviceability and maintain a risk register (CDM).
  • Able to carry projects from inception though to site.

Experience: -

  • AutoCAD proficient
  • Excellent drafting skills
  • Experience of architectural detailing
  • Good building regulation knowledge.
  • Good verbal communicator
  • Manufacturing experience a plus
  • Knowledge of Revit desired
  • Ideally Degree level however HNC/HND will be considered with the right experience / Track Record or equivalent tertiary qualification
  • Experience of developing client designs and presentation packages

If you want to be part of an expanding design team that offers strong opportunities for career progression, apply now

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