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Architectural Design Technician

  • Location: Birmingham
  • Salary: £35k - 40k per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 year ago

  • Sector: Architecture, Residential, Construction
  • Contact: Sylwia Stypa
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0113 242 0303
  • Expiry Date: 01 August 2023
  • Job Ref: 402268SST

Architectural Design Technician
Location: Birmingham area

Are you a skilled Architectural Design Technician looking for an exciting opportunity to work closely with an experienced Architectural Design Manager? We are currently seeking a talented individual to join our client team and contribute to the development of the projects. If you possess excellent technical skills, a strong understanding of building regulations, and a background in housing design, we want to hear from you.

As an Architectural Design Technician, you will be responsible for managing the production of accurate site layouts and house types to our in-house Technical teams for development. Collaborating closely with the Architectural Design Manager, you will provide architectural support, offer technical guidance to regional teams, and ensure that all designs comply with building regulations, local planning authority requirements, and CDM implications.

Key Accountabilities:
• Provide architectural support and technical guidance to regional teams.
• Prepare working drawings, ancillary details, and bespoke units.
• Register, resolve, and monitor site queries from production management to facilitate progressive product development.
• Design economically, considering the commercial aspects of design decisions.
• Ensure compliance with Building Regulations and CDM implications.
• Coordinate and manage the issuance of technical documentation.
• Commission, coordinate, and review specialist suppliers' designs, integrating their requirements into working drawing packages.
• Implement new design ideas and methods to enhance the reputation of our client company and products.
• Establish and enforce quality standards in schemes, maintaining the company's positive image.
• Manage the flow of information, including drawings and design plans, to the in-house technical team, ensuring they have all necessary documentation for the build.
• Develop and maintain effective relationships with key stakeholders, regional development teams, and project team members.
• Collaborate with internal and external stakeholders across all disciplines.
• Adhere to relevant Group Policies and Procedures, Legislation, and Regulations.
• Develop and ensure safe working practices.

Experience, Skills, and Knowledge:
• Relevant degree or similar level technical qualification (e.g., Architectural Technologist, Architecture, Urban Design).
• Significant experience in volume residential design.
• Excellent knowledge of Building Regulations and NHBC legislation.
• Excellent knowledge of health and safety/CDM regulations.
• Competent user of Autodesk Revit software.
• Proficient in AutoCAD.
• Strong planning, organizing, and prioritizing skills.
• Possess a full UK driving license.

What we offer:
• Salary £35 000- £40 000 per annum (depending on experience)
• Company bonus

If you are interested or know someone who might be, please send your up-to-date CV and portfolio to
Contact number 07986707856/0113 242 0303.