Architectural Technologist (CIAT)

Location
Milton Keynes
Salary
£25000 - £37000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted
13 Sep 2017
Closes
11 Oct 2017
Ref
AC2342354
Contact
Alice Cook
Sector
Architecture
Job Type
Permanent

Architectural Technologist (CIAT)

AC234235

Milton Keynes

£25,000- 37,000 (Depending on experience) + Benefits

  • Are you an experienced Architectural Technologist, with a proven track record of overseeing and delivering a variety of projects within the UK?
  • Are you interested in working on some of the most exciting projects within the UK (including healthcare, educational and laboratory projects)?
  • Have you also got strong working knowledge of using Revit and AutoCAD on a daily basis?
  • Are you a member of CIAT?

If so, we have an excellent opportunity for an experienced Architectural Technologist to join a medium sized multi-disciplinary consultancy which is based within Milton Keynes offering excellent career growth and progression opportunities.

Working as an Architectural Technologist (CIAT) you will be:

  • Meeting with other professionals and clients at an early stage to agree on the project brief of a variety of residential projects
  • Understanding how the design aspects of a construction project influence and relate to performance and functional issues, so that practical questions can be addressed at the outset
  • Evaluating and advising on environmental, legal and regulatory issues
  • Contributing to planning applications and other regulatory application procedures
  • Assessing which surveys (e.g. land surveys) are required before work can commence
  • Developing project briefs and work on these as the project progresses
  • Preparing and presenting design proposals using AutoCAD & REVIT.
  • With guidance, leading the detailed design process and coordinating design information
  • Advising clients on procuring the best and most appropriate contracts for the work they are undertaking;
  • Liaising with appropriate authorities (e.g. planning enquiries and building inspectors) when producing documentation for statutory approval
  • Producing, analysing and advise on detailed specifications for suitable materials or processes to be used
  • Carrying out design-stage risk assessments
  • Assisting with the work of trainee technologists and contributing to the overall running of the business
  • Obtaining feedback from clients and people using the building, and report on the performance of the contractors once the construction project is completed
  • Appraising the performance of buildings which are in use and produce maintenance management information
  • Evaluating and advising on refurbishment, re-use, recycling and deconstruction.

Commutable Locations: Milton Keynes, Bletchley, Oxford, Aylesbury, Luton, Northampton, Banbury, Kettering

If you are interested in this Architectural Technologist (CIAT) position, please could you call ALICE on (01792) 365109 or alternatively, please could you send an up-to-date CV to: alice.cook@penguinrecruitment.co.uk