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Architectural Technician

  • 45k - 55k plus package
  • Residential Development
  • Kent

My client has a well-earned reputation as a quality house builder in both urban and rural locations. Known for our design and build excellence and for creating properties which both respect and enhance the local environment, they have established their reputation over many years through honesty and integrity.

Due to recent growth, they currently require a Technical Coordinator, ideally someone from a Consultancy background or an Architectural practise.

About the role:

You will be reporting to the Design & Planning Manager and as you will be joining a small team the chance for progression is not limited as you will have the chance to get involved with all aspects of the Design stage.

  • Working closely with the Design and Planning Manager.
  • Supporting management of the Design Team.
  • Ensuring the design process recognises current legislation, standards and codes of practice, where appropriate.
  • Ensuring design information is of the right quality and keeps pace with project timescale.
  • Ensure proper coordination between different design teams.
  • Attending Housing Association startup meetings and co-ordinating relevant actions. Ensuring consultants provide the necessary information to required programme.
  • Commenting on architectural planning and working drawings including collating internal comments by Sales, Construction, Design, etc. Checking comments have been incorporated on subsequent issues.
  • Building Regs submissions. Checking status of conditions and coordinating information required from consultants.
  • Assisting with discharging of planning condition.

About the requirements:

  • A proactive, self-motivated and consciousness individual with a stable career history
  • A perceptive individual who, through a natural diplomacy, can influence people in a changing environment.
  • A clear thinking person demonstrating attention to detail who is well organized and can operate independently under a broad direction.
  • A team builder who can develop and maintain good relationships and gain the confidence of other professionals both within the Company and outside.
  • A broad thinker who can take a global view and has an inherent ability to ‘get the job done’.
  • Residential experience either with a Main Contractor or Residential Developer
  • Degree Qualification or equivalent
  • Enthusiastic
  • Focused
  • Architectural / Design or technical background is not essential but is advantageous

About the benefits and rewards:

The salary offered always depends on the level of experience of the candidate and their exposure to the relevant industry sector. In this instance they are looking to pay up to £45,000 basic plus package. The package includes:

  • Car/car allowance
  • Healthcare
  • Pension
  • Holiday
  • Bonus
  • Death in service benefit
  • other perks

Please contact Danny @ Cityscape 01923750095