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CAD Technician, Premium Passivhaus Contractor (Buckinghamshire)

  • Up to £30,000 basic salary plus package
  • Residential Development
  • Buckinghamshire

About the company:

Would you like to work for an award winning eco-construction company focusing on world leading Passivhaus Designs?

This premium Contractor has many years of experience in Passivhaus Design which is fast becoming the world leading approach in environmentally friendly housing. It delivers low energy consumption buildings which perform as designed. It takes a holistic multi-strand approach to building design and construction and strives to achieve high efficiency in several areas to reduce overall consumption.

Focusing on Residential construction they build low energy buildings and focus on sustainability across home refurbishments; extensions; renovations; and loft conversions between £500k – £4m. They have featured on Grand Designs, and several other TV shows over the years due to their innovative designs.

About the opportunity:

Working in a friendly and sociable office environment with excellent air quality as a CAD Technician you will be responsible for coordinating the structural and finishing elements of domestic construction projects in 3D to optimise designs. You will play a key part in this team having ownership of 3D deliverables and the satisfaction of nurturing a small number of projects from inception to completion, including learning about all stages of 3D construction design in the process.

About the benefits and rewards:

In general, salaries will take into consideration a number of factors including market practice, the individuals experience and responsibilities and pay structures within the company itself. In this instance the company are looking to pay up to £30,000 basic salary plus package.

Other benefits include a bike to work scheme; casual dress code; pension scheme and on-site parking.

About the requirements:

We are looking for professionals degree qualified in Architectural Technology with a minimum of one year’s experience coming from an Architectural background. Ideally you will have advanced level Autodesk REVIT 3D; Advanced level Autodesk Inventor; a good understanding of construction sequencing; logical thinking and good mathematical skills.

About the Recruitment Consultant responsible for the opportunity:

I’m Jas! Having been with Cityscape Recruitment for five years I’ve established and grown the Technical and Design sector where my ‘bread and butter’ involves assisting Civil Engineers, Architectural Technicians, Technical Coordinators and Technical Managers into the Housebuilding sector with Architectural Practices, Residential Developers and Main Contractors. Career highlights also include assisting Technical Directors and Managing Directors into senior level positions.

What if this opportunity isn’t what you are looking for?

If the above opportunity isn’t quite what you are looking for then please do still get in touch but give me a phone call. The market has turned around considerably since last year and I find myself in a very fortunate position inundated with opportunities. Housebuilding seems busier than ever before with many continuing to work throughout the pandemic and lots of exciting projects in the pipeline therefore companies are finding themselves crying out for top quality talent!