Senior Architect/Technician - Residential

Woodford Green
Up to £75,000 + Pension, Private Healthcare, Life Cover & more....
05 Jul 2013
02 Aug 2013
Job Type

One of the UK’s leading contractors that are at the forefront of innovation within construction is on the hunt for a senior architect/technician!

The company pride themselves on repeat business having established long-term relationships with numerous social housing clients.

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate:

  • A successful track record of delivering residential projects (new build experience will be an advantage)
  • Software proficiency with AutoCAD
  • Sound understanding of NHBC & Building Regulations
  • Appreciation of building services
  • Informed & contemporaneous understanding of Codes for Sustainable homes & BREEAM

The role will require you to:

  • Take the lead on the detailed design process that includes management of the various D&B contracts
  • To be the main point of contact for all parties that include design teams, client & production teams
  • Regularly report to the Technical Production Manager
  • On-going client and end user liaison/advising to ensure the development of the scheme in line with client requirements, and agreement of key aspects of the design in line with budget costs
  • Co-ordinating sound technical knowledge together with experience of working alongside the production teams from the pre-contract stage of projects through to handover
  • High standards, attention to detail and the drive to deliver the job on time, spec and budget will be required
  • Taking the lead on the detailed design process, including management of consultant design team plus agreement of the information required schedules.
  • To liaise with Local Authorities, Building Control and Planning Departments

The successful candidate will be rewarded with competitive salary and development prospects within this busy growing contractor.