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Senior Architectural Technician / Technical Architect

Jefferson Sheard Architects
Manchester, Greater Manchester
Commensurate on experience
Closing date
9 Sep 2022

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Jefferson Sheard Architects are an award winning, chartered practice working on a national scale, operating in a variety of sectors including Residential, Education, Student Accommodation, Transport, Commercial, Healthcare and Industrial.

We are looking for an experienced Senior Architectural Technician / Technical Architect to play a key role in the technical stage delivery of projects, primarily within the education sector.

The role is based in our Manchester studio, although we offer some flexible home working,. You will be given the opportunity to work on a wide diversity of projects of varying scales, including retrofit and major new-build schemes.


Key responsibilities:

  • Lead on projects working either independently or with a team.
  • Production of technical information for tender packages and construction information.
  • Leading the project through the delivery stages.
  • Attendance of project meetings with client, contractor and other consultants.
  • Ensure drawings comply with statutory regulations and relevant local design standards.


Skills required:

  • Proven ability of running projects within the UK across all RIBA work stages.
  • Proficient in the use of Revit and/or AutoCAD.
  • Excellent knowledge of current Building Regulations
  • Fluent English, both verbal and written.
  • Enthusiastic and reliable.
  • Excellent time keeping skills and ability to meet deadlines under pressure.
  • Ability to work independently or supported by a team.
  • Experience of detailing complex buildings and ability to produce comprehensive working drawing packages.



Competitive salary offered commensurate with candidate experience.

This position is only available to applicants living in the United Kingdom.

Jefferson Sheard Architects is an equal opportunities employer

To learn more about us and get a flavour of the exciting schemes you will be working on visit –

And visit our LinkedIn profile.


How to apply

To apply please send your CV accompanied by work examples to:


For 60 years now we have been honing our expertise in architecture for education, travel, healthcare, retail and residential. Staff in our four UK offices work nationally, really exploring and understanding project needs before bringing crafted thinking and clever creativity to bear on projects of all sizes. Our work balances form and function; technically excellent and design conscious in equal measure. But it’s also the experience of working with us that our clients talk about - we’re proud of the trust and confidence our people inspire. Through everything that 60 years has given us, those relationships and the solid, innovative architecture they’ve produced endure, feeding our love of what we do.

Find Us
Jefferson Sheard Architects (UK) Ltd
2 Sidney Street
South Yorkshire
S1 4RH

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