Architectural Technician - Senior or Intermediate level – Central (Chesterfield)

Competitive salary + bonus + company car and fuel card or car allowance

We are currently recruiting for either a Senior or Intermediate level Architectural Technician to join our dynamic Technical team at our Central regional head office based in Chesterfield.

This is an exciting role and opportunity for a knowledgeable Architectural Technician to join a fast paced team where you will be responsible for providing architectural support to the technical function.

Key duties and requirements

  • Managing and reporting all architectural requirements as per company policies and processes.
  • Managing the working partnerships with Housing Associations, third party providers and sub-contractors to ensure that all contractual terms are met and ensure that all appointments and orders are placed, managed and settled as per company policies and processes.
  • Engaging fully in the process of determining, agreeing and delivering site start programmes and development programmes within agreed timescales.
  • Assisting in the production or procurement of technical investigations for inclusion in Land Appraisals.
  • Managing technical and regulatory approvals and adoptions and providing key status reports and updates on all KPIs relating to the technical function.
  • Actively managing communications with internal and external stakeholders
  • Ensuring that all necessary third-party design elements are sought, audited and obtained in line with the regional business plan.
  • Assisting with the effective management of CDM-C & Health & Safety responsibilities on all developments.
  • Assisting in the delivery of effective and relevant legal documentation for each development or phase of development.

Who are we looking for?

To be successful as our Architectural Technician, you must hold previous experience of working for a new homes residential developer at either a Senior or Intermediate level.

To be considered for this role you must also possess:

  • A full UK driving licence 
  • Good knowledge of Construction Design Management Regulations
  • Previous proven experience of Architectural Technology with a residential developer
  • A strong understanding of the Architectural aspects of the house building industry
  • Excellent Technical knowledge and Commercial awareness
  • Experienced with Auto CAD software, experience of Revit is preferred yet not essential
  • Financial and Legal awareness
  • Knowledge of codes of practice that impact on technical matters e.g. Planning policy, Building Regulations, NHBC requirements, HSE etc

Avant Homes

The team at Avant Homes receive a high volume of applications for each role. If you have not heard back from us within 14 days, unfortunately, your application has been unsuccessful at this time.