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Architectural Technician (Planning)

  • Location: Southampton
  • Salary: £25k - 33k per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Architecture, Construction
  • Contact: Lou Maskell
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0117 317 7805
  • Expiry Date: 12 July 2024
  • Job Ref: 407181LML

BusySouthampton client are seeking a talented and motivated architectural technician to join their team and contribute to the design and development of a wide range of housing projects at all stages of design, from masterplanning through to detailed design, combining architecture and urban design. As an architectural technician, you will work closely with the architects and design team to create innovative and sustainable housing developments that meet the needs of our clients and the community.

The role includes input at various stages of the design process from feasibility layouts through to planning applications. Working alongside project leaders to prepare full, outline and reserved matters planning application packs, including drawings, 3D visualisations and graphic outputs. As the role develops over time you will provide increasing inputs to design and the project process with clear opportunities to gain experience and progress.

Key Attributes & Skills Needed
Minimum 3 years experience
Keen interest in residential design and placemaking
Previous experience of working on residential or mixed-use projects is desirable
Architectural design-based degree or HND qualification
Proficient in AutoCAD/REVIT
Good visualisation and graphic skills (Adobe Creative Cloud, Sketch-Up)
Excellent communication and teamwork skills
Strong attention to detail and ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously
Desire to progress and attend CPD

Whats On Offer
Competitive salary (dependant on experience)
Flexible hybrid working arrangements – part office based/part WFH
21 days holiday plus bank holidays
Christmas shutdown
Company pension scheme (Royal London)
Healthy Minds Employee Support
Cycle to Work Scheme
Eyecare Scheme
Employee retail discount scheme (Edenred)
Modern open plan studio
Regular social events
Promotion opportunities
Good CPD programme
Free parking on site