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Project Architect

  • Location: Glasgow
  • Salary: £35k - 45k per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 year ago

  • Sector: Architecture, Construction
  • Contact: Lou Maskell
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01179221441
  • Expiry Date: 29 June 2023
  • Job Ref: 396464LML

Our client believes infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.
They are trusted to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

Here, you will have freedom to grow in a world of opportunity.

Due to a growing portfolio of work in the Defence and Education sectors the Glasgow Office is seeking a Chartered Architect/Project Architect to join the Multi Disicpline Design Team.

As an Architect based in the Glasgow office, you will be working in a fast pace office as part of a small multi-disciplinary design team delivering full design service on projects primarily in the education and defence sectors in Scotland and England. Working alongside design leads from other disciplines you will have the opportunity to lead architectural design deliverables on projects from inception through to construction.

Your work will require collaboration across their own multi-disciplinary team and across the wider business where you will be supported to engage and collaborate with other consultancy teams.

Although the successful applicant will be based out of their Glasgow City Centre office, applicants should be available for regular travel to sites across Scotland and the North of England. They employees benefit from the companies ‘Freedom to Grow’ policy which allows employees establish a blended and flexible home and office working routine.

They offers excellent career progression and we are seeking an individual who is self-motivated, driven and willing to contribute to the long term success and development of the architectural team.
Responsible for providing architectural guidance, calculations, analysis, studies and recommendations for a specialized segment of the Architectural Discipline within the schedules and budget of an assigned project.
May manage various size groups of architects, designers and/or specialists.
May work on modest size projects and/or assist Project Architectural or Engineering Managers with higher grades.
Minimum Requirements Technical Requirements
Proficient in AutoCAD, Adobe and Microsoft Office Programmes
Competent in Revit (desirable)
Excellent understanding of the English and Scottish Building Regulations
Familiar with statutory consent procedures in Scotland
Understanding of BIM Level 2 project requirements and processes
Personal Requirements
Excellent organisational and communication skills
Ability to speak in public and lead design team and client meetings
Self-motivated and pro-active with ability to work collaboratively and also deliver as an individual
Preferred Qualifications Chartered Architect
Experience working on defence and education sector projects (desirable)
Experience of running/working on multiple jobs simultaneously
Experience working with multi-stakeholder clients and framework project delivery
Experience working on projects in Scotland and England
Experience working on listed building projects
Experience working in multi-disciplinary design teams
Experience of completing sustainability assessments
Your benefits will include:

Helping our employees achieve a healthy work-life balance is important to us. If you join them, as well as receiving a competitive salary, you’ll also have the opportunity to explore flexible working arrangements. Core benefits include 25 days’ annual leave, company pension scheme, private medical insurance, life assurance and one paid annual professional institution membership fee. You can also choose from a wide range of flexible benefits to suit your lifestyle.