Technician, Leeds, £25-38000 + car, laptop & phone

Recruiter
Location
Leeds
Salary
£25000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted
03 Jan 2017
Closes
31 Jan 2017
Ref
227656PBE
Contact
Pete Benefer
Job position
Qualified / Chartered
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
I have an internationally recognised housebuilder who has just opened a new office in Leeds who will be working specifically on private housing.

The main purpose of the role is to control and co-ordinate all architectural information between external consultants and internal departments. To ensure all approvals are obtained and correct information received and issued to allow for a programmed start on site.

Key Accountabilities:
Design
- 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.

Land Appraisal
- Procure sketch layouts and architectural design solutions.
- Provide provisional assessment of architectural design requirements.
- Review technical information and provide value architectural design.

Innovations
- Be aware of the need for innovation in all aspects of our business.
- Expect and encourage continued change and improvement within the company.

Working drawings, Building Regulations and Code for Sustainable Homes (CFSH)
- Procure complete working drawing packages for each development from consultants and check prior to issue, using core house types where possible.
- Complete, approve and formalize the Building Regulation and CFSH applications.
- Monitor progress of the Building Regulation and CFSH applications and obtain approval.
- Provide ongoing support for site at construction stage with any working drawing related queries.

Architectural / Technical Design
- Assist the Technical Director to obtain fee quotations from specialist consultants for all architectural design requirements.
- Provide architectural and technical support to the site teams.
- Assist the Commercial team in cost plan completion with regard to architectural matters.
- Take full responsibility for the day to day running of the architectural and planning section within the Technical Department.


They would ideally like to appoint a senior architectural technician or technologist with home building experience, but they will also consider technicians with a Residential background.


They are a looking to pay a salary of £25000-38000 plus a car, laptop and phone and many other benefits. Please send your CV to p.benefer@edenbrown.com and call 0113 394 0133 if interested



Your expert recruitment consultant is Peter Benefer, call today on 0113 394 0133 or email p.benefer@edenbrown.com

Eden Brown is committed to equality in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer.
Eden Brown Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.