Hunter Dunning

Experienced Architectural Technician

Location
City of London, London
Salary
£40000 - £45000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted
23 Oct 2019
Closes
20 Nov 2019
Ref
Jen10673
Contact
Jennifer Driscoll
Job (Function)
Architectural Technician
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Are you an experienced Architectural Technician with high-end residential experience, looking to move away from a traditional architectural practice? If so, I am working with a hugely successful property management company in Belgravia London, that would like to hear from you.

With two London offices and almost 200 staff UK wide, my client is a hugely successful, family run property management company, that manages a large portfolio of high-end residential properties for their clients. Residence values and styles vary, but the quality of finish is kept to a high standard no matter the brief.

With rolling refurbishment programmes that include major and minor improvements and maintenance/upkeep, they now seek an experienced Architectural Technician to join a department of 15 and lead all technical aspects of projects. You will work alongside an Architect, a Building Service Manager, Surveyors, Project Managers and an Interior Designer to ensure projects are delivered to a high standard and on time.

Role & Responsibilities

- Work alongside the Architect and members of the Building Services team with design, procurement and supervision of building work across a number of high-end residential projects

- Initially working on an extensive redevelopment of a large residence in Kensington, involving the creation of a new basement level, as well as considerable extensions at upper levels

- Develop concept designs to full working drawing packages suitable for tender and construction purposes, as well as providing coordination between elements / trades

- Carry out and draw site surveys

- Research construction methods, detailing and provide specification documentation for construction purposes

- Assist generally with site coordination, liaising with consultants and contractors as required

- Report to the Head of Building Services.

Required Skills & Experience

- A minimum of 5 years' PQE experience within the UK, working on new build/refurbishment involving traditional construction detailing

- Ability to work to tight deadlines and produce relevant information in detail, for efficient use by the construction team

- Excellent AutoCAD skills

- Ability to produce complex and bespoke details

- Comfortable working independently within a small team, but as part of a large multidisciplinary organisation

- Experience working on traditional building types and construction techniques for high-end residences

- Looking to commit yourself to your next role for the long run

- Fantastic English, both written and oral

What you get back

- Salary £40,000 - £45,000 Fully dependent on experience

- Working hours 9.15 am - 5.45 pm (37.5-hour week)

- 25 days holiday + bank holiday + an extra day at Christmas

- Discretionary Christmas bonus

- 5% Employer pension contribution

- Bupa medical insurance after one year of service

- Life insurance (2 x your annual salary)

- Interest free season ticket loan

Apply

If you meet the criteria above, send us your CV and portfolio. We receive a large number of applications so if you do not hear back within 7 days consider your application unsuccessful this time. We will keep a copy of your details on file for future vacancies.

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Referral

Did you know we run a referral scheme? We'll give you £300 worth of vouchers if you introduce us to anyone who we then successfully place in a new job role. Just send us their information and we'll do the rest.

Terms: A candidate is deemed to have been successfully placed once they have started a new job as a result of an introduction made by Hunter Dunning and when they've successfully completed the probation period.

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