Architectural Technician

Recruiter
Location
Kingston upon Thames
Salary
£36000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted
11 Jan 2017
Closes
08 Feb 2017
Ref
2931360
Contact
Antonio Gonnella
Job position
Assistant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Architectural Technician


An opportunity for an Architectural Technician has come available in Hampton court.

An established planning and architectural practice based in Hampton court is seeking an Architectural Technician. A small to medium sized practice with a proven track record of delivering successful solutions for a wide range of clients throughout the UK, including private individuals, home-builders, developers and local authorities.

The purpose of the role is to work closely with in-house Architects and Planners and other, external building professionals, providing architectural design services and solutions on construction projects. Be a specialist in the
science of architecture, building design and construction. Be responsible for developing an architectural project and managing and delivering the requirements of RIBA Stage 4 in particular.

Main responsibilities include:

* Collating and organising technical information
* Investigating technical information and factors that affect developments, including user needs, site and building surveys and regulatory requirements
* Monitoring health and safety in design
* Preparing regulatory applications
* Preparing design proposals using CAD and traditional methods
* Contributing to the detailed 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
* Making site visits
* Obtaining tenders for construction work
* Contributing to meetings and document preparation
* Liaising between members of the design and construction team
* Providing professional technical guidance to design and construction teams

A high level of design skills is essential and an ability to demonstrate a good working knowledge of UK planning rules and building regulations as they relate to residential projects. Applicants must have UK work experience and have a strong working knowledge of AutoCAD.

In return you will receive a competitive salary, free parking with the possibility of continuous work.

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