Orme architecture are looking for an Architectural Technician to join its growing Somerset based practice.
We are an ambitious, award winning practice based in Baltonsborough and have a range of exciting and challenging projects planned in a variety of sectors working with high profile clients. This is a fantastic opportunity to be involved in some bespoke residential schemes through to exciting larger commercial projects.
The ideal candidate will have strong construction knowledge and most importantly a positive ‘can-do’ attitude with a willingness to take responsibility and solve problems. They will be capable of working both autonomously and within a team whilst always delivering to tight deadlines. They should be acquainted with current UK Building regulations, together with a working knowledge of all RIBA work stages. Accuracy and attention to detail and design is vital.
Some of the responsibilities of this position include:
production of drawings and technical information from concept phases through to completion with supervision.
the ability to contribute to a design process, solving architectural and technical problems
an understanding of construction methods and building systems
good technical design skills and a sound knowledge of statutory regulations
preparing and developing where required, drawings, models, images and other documents relating to the design
liaising where appropriate, with members of the external design team and other associated organisations or companies
The applicant should:
be able to demonstrate experience in meeting planning policy, residential and commercial design, ensuring quality standards are maintained and UK Building Regulations.
have experience in construction detailing
have sound communication, interpersonal and organisational skills
excellent IT skills; including Microsoft Office and CAD
the ability to liaise effectively and confidently both internally and externally
Salaries are negotiable and commensurate with the experience of the candidate.
In return, we offer a competitive salary and benefits package together with the opportunity to work in a fun and friendly rural working environment. Due to location, own transport is essential.
If you would like to be considered for this role, please send your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org