Architect/Experienced Architectural Assistant | Colchester, Essex | £40,000pa

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Location
Colchester, Essex
Salary
Up to £45,000pa depending on experience
Posted
06 Oct 2016
Closes
01 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Architect/Experienced Architectural Assistant | Colchester, Essex | £40,000pa

A studio in Colchester is looking for a confident Architect or an experienced Part 2 Architectural Assistant to join their team working on commercial, residential and retail projects. This is an excellent studio with an opportunity to work across the full project process. The role is within a professional and sociable studio with excellent benefits and progression.

As an Architect/Experienced Part 2, you will collaborate with Senior Architects and Technicians on a Mixed-use project and provide design and technical guidance. This role that will give the suitable candidate project autonomy. It's a great opportunity for someone looking for more experience across the delivery stages and who wants to see their designed projects built.

RESPONSIBILITIES: 

In this role, you will:

  • Collaborate with Senior Architects on large UK Mixed-use and Residential projects
  • Produce detailed design drawings
  • Develop projects across all RIBA work stages
  • Produce CAD drawings for design concept and construction
  • Attend weekly meetings on design and development of the projects
  • Report to Associate Directors
  • Liaise directly with the client
  • Visit sites as necessary to provide construction and technical support

RELATED JOB REQUIREMENTS/QUALIFICATIONS: 

The following requirements are essential to this position:

  • At least 4 years post Part 2 experience in the UK
  • A thorough knowledge of UK Building regulations
  • Residential/Commercial project knowledge
  • Working experience on £5 Million+ projects
  • Strong Design experience
  • Strong detail, design and construction package knowledge
  • Excellent experience of all RIBA work stages
  • Relevant software knowledge with a thorough understanding of AutoCAD Samples of work that communicates your experience of the above

PREFERRED EXPERIENCE:

The following experience is non-essential but will be advantageous to the role:

  • Retail/Commercial project experience
  • Revit knowledge