Architectural Technician

Redruth, Cornwall
to £30,000
15 Mar 2017
22 Mar 2017
MB 35237
Contract Type
Full Time

Due to increased demand for their services this Architectural Services practice is looking to recruit an experienced Architectural Technician to provide support and assistance to experienced Architectural Technologists with current project lists and timescales.
The Role would suit a Graduate with a strong interest in Architecture, mathematics, drawing and design, with an excellent eye for detail. The candidate will also be experienced in CAD/Technical drawing/Architecture with experience in using 3D design packages.
Primary responsibilities and work activities will be to meet with other professional and clients at an early stage to agree on the project brief.
Assess what surveys are required before work can commence and ensure such surveys are undertaken and their results fed into the project.
Prepare and present design proposals using AutoCad for drawing plans, elevations, sections.
Contribute to planning applications and other regulatory application procedures
To carry out full measured site surveys and drawing up of recordings taken.
Advising clients on procuring the most appropriate contracts for works they are undertaking
To assist and lead with production of specifications and prepare contract/tender documents.
Liaise with appropriate authorities when producing documentation for statutory approval
Producing analyzing and advising on detailed specifications for suitable materials or processes to be used
Work closely with construction professional to ensure that construction designs are usable and practical for the particular project
Integrate all technical and structural information from external consultants to create final technical plans and ensure efficient issue of all drawings produced to clients and construction team
Gather feedback from clients and people using the building and reporting on the performance of the contractors once the construction project is completed
Manage the work given to trainee technicians and contributing to the overall running of the business
To carry out site/building surveys and inspections to ensure quality standards are achieved dependent on the project undertaken.