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Architectural Assistant/Technologist

  • Location:

    Coventry

  • Sector:

    Building & Construction

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits: + Benefits

  • Contact:

    Amanda Lau

  • Contact email:

    alau@aktonrecruitment.com

  • Contact phone:

    0161 233 0034

  • Job ref:

    AL-219

  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-03-10

  • Startdate:

    2020-02-11

Architectural Assistant/Technologist
Coventry 
c£25,000-£35,000 + Benefits

My client is a leading provider in luxury student accommodation. We are looking to add an Architectural Assistant/Technologist to the team where you will be based at the Head Quarters in Coventry City Centre.  This role requires REVIT skills and would be suited to someone who is currently working as an Architectural Assistant/Technologist or similar and is looking for that next step in their career and is keen to develop; or you could be a graduate with a few months of work experience in the relevant field. 

Role:

  • Creating and developing designs using REVIT and occasionally AutoCAD.
  • Working around constraining factors such as town planning legislation, environmental impact and project budget.
  • Preparing and submitting planning applications.
  • Implementation of most current UK building standards.    
  • Assisting the Design team on all aspects of the design process, from feasibility study to final design. including scheduling, details and quantities.  
  • Adapting plans according to circumstances and resolving any problems that may arise during construction.
  • Making sure the project is running according to schedule.
  • Identify clashes at design stages and efficiently solve problems.
  • Occasionally travelling to prospective projects and building sites.
  • Assist in Resolving problems and issues that may arise during construction.
Requirements:
  • Experience of using REVIT software (for graduates applying this can be during your degree but you must feel confident using REVIT)
  • Experience with Preparing and submitting Planning Applications
  • Experience with most current Building Regulations
  • Experience with Multi – Occupancy, preferably Student Accommodation building design and construction
  • Professional and confident telephone manner
  • Ability to work to deadlines and prioritise workloads
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to learn quickly and to execute tasks in a time efficient manner
  • Competent in the use of different design packages including Photoshop, Revit and AutoCAD
  • Attention to detail
  • Be proactive and use initiative
Package:

On offer to the successful Architectural Assistant/Technologist is the opportunity to work for a leading provider in luxury student accommodation and to take that next step in your career and develop.  Salary will be in the range of c£25,000-£35,000, very much dependent upon experience:
  • 28 days annual leave
  • Enhanced Christmas Leave – Not taken from annual entitlement
  • Bonus Holiday for midweek birthdays
  • Employee assistance programme
  • Annual Salary Reviews
  • Bonus Scheme
  • Free City Centre Parking
  • Free access to on site Gym facilities
If you would like more information on the role then please call Amanda Lau at Akton Resourcing.