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Senior Architectural Technologist / Architect

Location: Carlisle, Cumbria
 

Salary: Circa £30,000 - £45,000 + bonus, Dependent on experience and skillset
 

We are currently hiring for an incredible opportunity to join a leading architectural practice in Carlisle, Cumbria. Due to continued growth Ashwood Design Associates Ltd is looking for a Senior Architect with strong technical and project management skills to join a successful and professional team .
 

At Ashwood Design Ltd we pride ourselves on being a highly creative team of designers with a passion to tailor bespoke architectural solutions for our clients. Our team has a high level of experience working on a wide range of projects including high-end residential design, master planning, commercial and industrial projects.

We are looking for an ambitious senior architect with design flair and strong technical abilities to join our practice. This is a role that will require an in-depth knowledge of UK building regulations, and the ability to run multiple projects simultaneously. You will take a lead role in providing professional advice to our customers and be confident in being responsible for the delivery of undertaking surveys, producing design solution, developing tender documents and managing contractors on site.

In return you will have the opportunity to work within a small friendly team in an innovative and busy practice, within a fantastic new studio environment in Carlisle. You will receive a hugely competitive salary, company pension and flexible working conditions as well as the opportunity for long term career progression for the right candidate.

Skills & experience Desired:-

  • Have a Degree in Architectural Technology, Architecture or equivalent

  • Possess a minimum of 10 years' professional experience

  • Accreditation with CIAT or RIBA/RIAS

  • Strong design flare and excellent attention to detail and technical abilities

  • Experience managing/overseeing a project team

  • Experience working as contract administrator

  • Knowledge of the CDM regulations

  • Be AutoCAD literate, Sketchup, Photoshop and Revit experience is advantageous

  • Have good project management and organisation skills - ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously from RIBA stage 0-7

     

Duties & responsibilities include:-

  • Monitor quality, costs, and deadlines throughout the design & construction process

  • Prepare and present design proposals using CAD, sketchup & traditional methods

  • Responsibility for the client and their project

  • Liaise with external members of the wider design team, taking a lead role

  • Manage all H&S responsibilities

  • Liaise with local planning, building control departments and other statutory bodies involved with all projects

  • Attend regular site meetings with clients, contractors and other specialists involved

  • Contribute to the overall running and development of the business


     

Architectural Technologist

Location: Carlisle, Cumbria

Salary: Circa £25,000 - £35,000 + bonus, Dependent on experience and skillset

As an Architectural Technologist at Ashwood Design Associates Ltd you will have or be working towards a full or understanding of all aspects of the role, while being supported within an experienced and motivated team.

The ideal candidate will have appropriate qualifications or working towards them. You will find yourself overseeing multiple projects, with the opportunity to further develop excellent technical and project running skills.

In return you will have the opportunity to work within a small friendly team in an innovative and busy practice, within a fantastic new studio environment in Carlisle. You will receive a hugely competitive salary, company pension and flexible working conditions as well as the opportunity for long term career progression for the right candidate.

Skills & experience desired:-

  • Have a Degree in Architectural Technology, Architecture or working towards

  • Possess a minimum of 5 years' professional experience

  • Accreditation with CIAT or RIBA/RIAS

  • Strong design flare and excellent attention to detail and technical abilities

  • Experience managing/overseeing a project team

  • Be AutoCAD literate, Sketchup, Photoshop and Revit experience is advantageous

  • Have good project management and organisation skills - ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously from RIBA stage 0-7

  • Monitor quality, costs, and deadlines throughout the design & construction process

     

The Role includes:-

  • To be an integral part of our experienced and friendly team

  • To lead on a variation of projects including small and large residential / industrial

  • Liaison with clients, contractors and local authority members

  • Working independently or as part of an in house or external design team

  • Having an interest towards contributing to the overall running and development of the business


    If you feel you meet the above specifications then this may be the perfect new opportunity for you, please email us your CV and Portfolio to job2021@ashwooddesign.co.uk