Woodford Architecture and Interiors

Architectural Technician / Technologist

Location
Devon
Salary
Commensurate on experience
Posted
23 Jan 2019
Closes
13 Feb 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Description

We are an architectural and interior design practice seeking a professional and approachable architectural technician / technologist to join our team. This is a new position and we are looking for someone with experience in a similar role.

The successful candidate must be experienced in co-ordinating multiple tasks while responding to changing deadlines. The role will include a very varied workload; time management, communication and organisational skills are essential. We are looking for an architectural technologist who will be effective and efficient in the day-to-day operation of our office.

Skills Required

  • Experience of working on residential buildings, new build and listed.
  • Good technical and detailing skills, knowledge of UK Building Regulations and construction methods.
  • Fast, efficient, accurate, CAD draughting (AutoCAD LT).
  • Technical skills in working with new and existing buildings.
  • The ability to produce clear, concise working drawings and NBS specifications to a consistently high standard.
  • The ability to take responsibility, meet project deadlines, to work independently and collaboratively as part of a team.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills as your role may require you to liaise with clients/contractors/consultants on a day to day basis.
  • IT literate. 
  • Proactive in identifying issues or problems.
  • Experienced in the submission of planning applications and access statements, liaising with historical consultants, planners and environmental consultants.
  • Excellent organisational skills and the ability to multi task under pressure
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills tailored for a professional environment
  • Punctual, driven, self-motivated and confident
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, in particular Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Knowledge of Adobe programs Indesign and Photoshop
  • Confident driver
  • Professional and presentable
  • Helpful and positive, willing to get involved in a wide variety of tasks and projects
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to think logically and look for alternative solutions