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Architectural Designer/ Architectural Technician

  • Location: Buckinghamshire
  • Salary: £36k - 42k per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 28 days ago

  • Sector: Architecture, Construction
  • Contact: Lou Maskell
  • Contact Email: Lou.Maskell@anderselite.com
  • Contact Phone: 01179221441
  • Expiry Date: 06 March 2023
  • Job Ref: 399995LML

Anderselite are working with a major UK housebuilder and leading provider of desirable new homes across the South of England, the Midlands and Scotland. Driven by a mission to create vibrant and sustainable new communities, this client's homes are characterised by exceptional design and sector-leading build quality, and they have a passion for providing their customers with a great home buying experience.
This is an exciting time to be working for us as our approach to sustainability and technology is undergoing a dramatic transformation and we’re aiming to create an industry-leading experience for both our staff and customers. You can expect to be part of an environment which allows you to do meaningful work, while offering opportunities for personal growth.
They are currently looking for an Architectural Designer to join the Central Design team based in Buckinghamshire. Reporting to the Architectural Design Manager, you will work alongside external consultants, building control bodies and suppliers to ensure delivery of a full tender package of working drawings in line with standards and values.
Your main responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:
 Preparation of general arrangement layouts, sections, elevations, bespoke detailing, site
layouts, external works layouts, electrical plans, bathroom layouts, brochure layouts,
conveyance plans etc to construction details and specification.
 The preparation of all necessary details, schedules and specifications in line with current
legislation to compliment the working drawing package.
 Liaising with, and support of, other departments in providing technical information and
assisting with technical issues relating to regulations and the product
 To visit development sites to assess the packages which have been prepared to enable future
packages to be improved.
 Keep up to date with any future changes in Building Regulations that may impact the
product, by proactively researching for information to fully understand internal and external
customer needs
 Responsible for attending and chairing project team meetings and ensuring all consultants
are working to key deadlines in line with standards. Direct liaison with NHBC Building
Control Department to clear conditions.
A background in the Architectural Design provision, whether that be through a HNC/HND or Architectural related degree is essential. They are seeking to recruit someone who is eager to learn, can work under pressure to meet deadlines and who has a passion for Architectural technology and sustainability. Excellent knowledge of AutoCAD Architecture skills are essential, and Revit knowledge would be advantageous. Previous experience with a national housebuilder is highly advantageous.
The clients goal is to be the favoured employer in their industry and beyond and they encourage applications from those who want to be part of a culture where they can thrive, feel a sense of belonging and be comfortable being themselves at work.
Please be aware that if you are invited to interview for this role, you will be required to show proof of your right to work in the UK.