Senior Architectural Technologist
£35k - £45k

Senior Architectural Technologist

Ref: 737| Posted: 10th May 2024

WANTED – Senior Architectural Technologist / Architectural Technician – Leeds + Remote - Growing Building / Residential Developer – Extra care / Retirement Living Projects.

Reputable construction developer with an in-house design team.


Interesting vacancy for a Senior Architectural Technologist / Architectural Technician, opportunity to join a reputable building developer / main contractor based in the Yorkshire area.

Ideal opportunity for an already experienced Senior Architectural Technologist or an intermediate level Architectural Technologist who is ready for promotion to Senior.


What makes it Great?

-Personable business, where you are a name not a number. Ideal place to get noticed and progress.

-Specialists in the Extra Care and Retirement Living projects.

-Very stable and growing work pipeline (including self generated work from its own development arm).

Would you be open to find out more about what makes this employer stand out?


As Senior Architectural Technologist / Architectural Technician your duties will include:

  • Work closely with the Land Team to produce feasibility layouts for prospective sites
  • Work with the development team to manage the design process from planning stage through to build stage, RIBA stages 1-3
  • Review, comment and develop designs with site constraints in mind
  • Contribute to planning applications and other regulatory application procedures
  • Assist the DM with identifying the required surveys needed before work can commence, ensuring once completed they are incorporated into the design
  • Prepare and present design proposals using computer-aided design (CAD) and other design software.
  • Assist and engage with appropriate authorities (e.g. planning) when producing documentation for statutory approval
  • Produce, analyse and advise on detailed specifications for suitable materials to be used based upon local principles and vernacular
  • Produce design and access statement for planning to justify the design of the development
  • Carry out design-stage risk assessments
    • Provide input to the development team on BREEAM elements of the scheme at planning stage
  • Input to and produce standard care home room layouts for use within the build contract
  • Mange the work of trainee Technologists and contribute to the overall running of the business
  • Potential future responsibilities as the business grows.
  • Lead the detailed design process and coordinate design information with the construction team Design Manager
  • Appraise the performance of buildings which are in use and refine the design process and principles.
  • Develop the care home product
  • Develop procedures within the business


To be considered for this Architectural Technologist / Architectural Technician role you must meet the following criteria:

- Knowledge of Building / Residential Sector.
- Previous employment as an Architectural Technician / Architectural Technologist.
- Previous experience in building sector projects such as Commercial, Mixed Use, Residential, Apartment Blocks, Student Accommodation, Hotels, MOJ, Industrial or Education.
- Degree / HNC qualified in industry related subject.

- Desirable M/CIAT – Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologists


The successful Architectural Technologist / Architectural Technician will receive:

*Competitive Basic (Dependent on experience)
*Attractive company benefits

To be considered for this vacancy or to find out more information please apply now.

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