Architectural Technician/Technologist

Location
Either Inverness or Elgin
Salary
To be confirmed.
Posted
14 Mar 2017
Closes
14 Apr 2017
Ref
KB/6af
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We are seeking an architectural technician/technologist to join our team and work with our existing architect, who is head of the Building Department. The work would mainly be in the rural sector, including high-end residential work, work to historic vernacular properties and small development sites.

Responsibilities would include:-

  • preparation of design, technical (building warrant) and contract documentation including drawings and specification writing;
  • detailing technical solutions, materials and building techniques – suited to residential and historic property (and with thought to sustainability);
  • preparation of location and site plans suitable for planning purposes;
  • general assistance and support to architect as required including printing, photocopying, liaising with building product suppliers, etc;
  • carrying out and drafting measured building surveys;

The successful candidate will be:-

  • a graduate or CIAT qualified or other equivalent professional;
  • experienced in AutoCAD, Vectorworks and Microsoft Office;
  • experienced in design, building and construction (having been involved in projects from inception to completion);
  • genuinely interest in quality design and construction;
  • self-motivated and pro-active.

Our rural office locations and the need for occasional site visits mean that a Driving License and access to a car are essential.