Senior Architectural Technician

Salary: Depending on Experience

Industry: Built Environment & Infrastructure

Job Type: Contract

Location: North West

Reference: 27330-tm

Expiration date: 18 August 2017

Our client is a leading global engineering business with work across a diverse range of sectors from over 200 offices around the world. Their process and nuclear business is currently seeking a Senior Architectural Technician on a long-term contract basis, to support a large laboratory project.


The successful candidate will be part of a team, initially responsible for the concept stage delivery of a new laboratory project:

The Key areas of responsibility are:

  • Working as part of a small team delivering a project (RIBA stages 2-3)
  • Preparing plans, sections & details for statutory approvals
  • Preparation of hazardous area/ classified zones/ people & material flow drawings/ diagrams
  • Authoring technical specifications, schedules, data sheets, reports & method statements
  • Undertaking surveys (dilapidation, measurement etc ) & assessments (Fire, risk, maintenance etc)
  • Checking/ Verification of Technical Deliverables
  • Collaborative Multi-discipline design & Client/ stakeholder liaison.
  • Responsible for ensuring the designs meet the relevant standards (UK Building Regulations & British Standards & Industry Standards)

Technical skills and experience:

  • Excellent written and spoken English
  • Working knowledge of UK Building Regulations & British Standards
  • Ability to work effectively in a team and to meet deadlines
  • Proven track record in the delivery of architectural design
  • Experience within Nuclear OR Industrial OR Pharmaceutical sector

Design tools/ Software:

  • Proficient in AutoCAD
  • Live working knowledge of Revit


  • Will hold a HND OR Degree in a relevant subject