Architectural Technician/ Technical Architect

£30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + PACKAGE
15 Nov 2016
13 Dec 2016
Lou Maskell
Job position
Qualified / Chartered
Contract Type
Full Time

We are on the lookout for an experienced and talented Technical Architect to join our education team in our head office in Bristol.

This is a newly created role within the education team working on Higher Education and Student Living projects.

You will be responsible for developing the architectural project as well as the following;

  • Maintaining detailed knowledge of own project
  • Collating and organising technical information
  • Monitoring health and safety in design
  • Preparing regulatory applications
  • Demonstrating an awareness of own impact on the financial performance of his/her projects

Architectural design

  • Preparing design proposals using Revit, CAD and traditional methods
  • Contributing to the design process and co-ordinating detailed design information
  • Preparing specifications for construction work
  • Preparing drawings, plans and documents for statutory approvals
  • Contributing to design stage risk assessment

Contract management

  • Negotiate and manage all aspects of architectural and construction contracts
  • Managing or co-ordinating associated professionals as required
  • Obtaining and evaluating tenders and agreeing contracts
  • Ensuring continual compliance with design, legal, statutory and professional requirements
  • Programming schedules and undertaking stage inspections
  • Administering contracts and project certification

Preferred Skills


  • Educated to at least RIBA Part 3 level
  • Part 3 experience and can demonstrate relevant experience required of working within a large national practice
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • An understanding of the sensitivities when communicating with and presenting clients


  • Proficiency in the latest issue of Revit, Photoshop, and an understanding of AutoCAD is beneficial.
  • Ability to balance workload as the role may require you to balance several projects at any one time.
  • While Revit is desirable we can provide training to a successful candidate.

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