Architectural Technician

Posted on: 05/06/2019
Ref: VAC-17263
  • Salary: £28,000 + 32000
  • Start Date: 02/09/2019
  • Region: Scotland
  • Location: Perth
    Blueprint Recruitment
  • Industry: Construction
  • Discipline: Architectual Technician
  • Employment Type: Permanent
  • Duration: n/a


Job Description

We are looking for an Architectural Technician to join our clients’ construction company based near Perth on a permanent basis.
This is an opportunity for a skilled Architectural Technician to be involved in unique and exciting projects within a growing organisation. Covering many industries you will be exposed to projects that will be both the norm and also new. This a great chance for someone who is looking to enhance their skills and knowledge of the market.
The main purpose of this role is to provide architectural design services and solutions for construction projects. The successful candidate must be motivated, ambitious and willing to develop career.

Main Duties & Responsibilities
Provide Designs and Solutions/Feasible Solutions in compliance with current Building Standards
Create and prepare Planning and Building Warrant drawings
Develop specifications for construction work
Plan and Manage CAD documentation of design work
Responsible for the production of computer models and drawings
Prepare and present design proposals using computer aided design (CAD) and traditional design methods
Advise on regulatory and environmental legal requirements affecting the project
Ensure compliance with design, legal, statutory and professional requirements
Assist the Contracts Manager and other senior staff to assess and understand the needs of the client and undertake feasibility studies
Prepare construction drawings for site operatives
Carry out land and building surveys
Carry out inspections at various stages of the project through to completion
Responsible for the preparation and issue of operation & maintenance files at project completion
Distribution of tender documents to subcontractors and suppliers for pricing
Compilation and preparation of cost sum analysis documents and estimates for enquiries and projects
Preparation of valuations for invoicing during project construction phase

Education and Experience Requirements
Education and Qualifications: BTEC HNC/HND in Architectural Design or Technology
Previous Experience and skills: Has experience of working on commercial, industrial and domestic projects.
Must be able to demonstrate the highest ability to collect, organise and investigate technical information.
Other IT Skills: In addition to the technical drawing package CAD computer literacy is essential.

This position offers a competitive salary as well as benefits package.

If you are interested in applying or would like further information then please send your CV in confidence to John Johnson, or call John on 01592 631644

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