Hunter Dunning

Senior Architectural Technician

6 days left

Birmingham, West Midlands
Up to £45,000 DOE
21 May 2019
21 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client, a well-established design practice with a diverse portfolio of projects across the UK are looking for a Senior Architectural Technician in Birmingham to further the success of the practice.

My client, established in 2004 has evolved into one of the Midlands leading architectural practices, with a reputation for delivering high quality architecture within various sectors including Education, Private Residential, Commercial, Social Care, Masterplanning and Heritage. Growing to over 70 staff members, the studio works with a large number of frameworks, and local authorities including housing associations and private clients, to provide a dedicated design led architectural service with an emphasis on quality, deliverability & reliability. Due to an increase in projects, the practice now requires a Senior Architectural Technician to provide technical support to the project team supported by general duties.

Role & Responsibilities

  • Provision of Technical Services to assist the project leader including:
  • Technical Design and production of technical drawings and details, using CAD, BIM and graphics software
  • Design team co-ordination either independently or under guidance
  • Attending and documenting design team meetings either independently or as shadow to project lead
  • Attendance at site meetings and documenting where appropriate either independently or as shadow to project lead
  • Carrying out/ drawing up of measured building surveys
  • Completing weekly timesheets and forecasting timescales for packages
  • Assisting in or the management of planning protocols and liaise with the relevant local authority officers. Management of building regulations protocols and liaison with relevant authorities.

Required Skills & Experience

  • CIAT or MCIAT qualified with a minimum of 5 years UK experience and suitable project running experience
  • Comprehensive computer Skills including; Revit or Microstation, Photoshop and InDesign
  • Previous experience of running projects and co-ordinating design teams
  • Demonstrate the ability to work autonomously, reporting directly to their Associate and the Directors
  • A sound technical knowledge together with a full understanding of Revit and the RIBA stages post contract is essential

What you get back

  • Salary offered DOE up to £45000, plus discretionary bonus
  • Statutory holidays plus Christmas office closure
  • Annual office days a year which has included a race day, curry nights and ghetto golf
  • Opportunity for career progression within the management structure available to the right person


Did you know we run a referral scheme? We’ll give you £300 worth of vouchers if you introduce us to anyone who we then successfully place in a new job role. Just send us their information and we’ll do the rest.

Terms: A candidate is deemed to have been successfully placed once they have started a new job as a result of an introduction made by Hunter Dunning and when they’ve successfully completed the probation period.

*In accordance with GDPR, by applying for this position you give us your consent to process your data in-line with our Privacy and Data Protection Policies which can be read on the privacy policy page on our website.

Apply for Senior Architectural Technician

Already uploaded your CV? Sign in to apply instantly


Upload from your computer

Or import from cloud storage

Your CV must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, .rtf, and no bigger than 10MB

Upload from your computer

Or import from cloud storage

Your Work examples must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, .txt, .rtf, and no bigger than 10MB

4000 characters left

All questions are required

Are you eligible to work in the UK?

Do you have previous working knowledge of UK based projects?

3. Do you have the skills and experience required for this role, as stated in the job specification?

Marketing Communication

We'd love to send you information about Jobs and Services from RIBA Appointments by email.

All emails will contain a link in the footer to enable you to unsubscribe at any time.

By applying for a job listed on you agree to our terms and conditions and privacy policy.

Similar jobs

Similar jobs