Senior Technical Designer

  • Job Reference: 1232593504-2
  • Date Posted: 7 February 2024
  • Recruiter: Cityscape
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £55,000 to £65,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Rewards + Benefits
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Senior Technical Designer

London

55,000 - 65,000

About the company:

My client specialises in crafting customised workspaces, delivering exceptional solutions throughout Europe that are known for their quality and performance. There comprehensive approach covers every aspect, from strategy and design to construction and ongoing service. Throughout this transformative journey, they stand by their clients, offering tailored modifications, restructuring, and innovative thinking to ensure the desired outcomes are achieved.

At their company, they foster a culture of excellence, where our team members are motivated to deliver their best. We form a close-knit group that embraces challenges and holds each other accountable to high standards. Celebrating successes with occasional social gatherings adds to the camaraderie. We understand the importance of work-life balance and offer a hybrid working policy, allowing our team the flexibility they need.

As an organisation, they recognise the significant impact they can have on society. They believe that purpose is just as important as profit, and therefore, they hold themselves to the highest standards of transparency, social responsibility, and environmental sustainability. Being a certified B Corporation, we take pride in our commitment to equality, sustainability, purpose, and dignity.

These values are the driving force behind our continuous pursuit of innovation and positive change in our communities and beyond. Join us in our mission to make a meaningful impact through purpose-driven business practices. To learn more about our company's ethos, please visit our website.

About the role:

The Senior Technical Designer will collaborate closely with key members of the design team to create exceptional architectural production drawings and accurate information for costing and construction purposes, spanning from project initiation to completion. This pivotal role entails taking full ownership of individual projects and delivering comprehensive information within specified timelines.

As part of your responsibilities, you will actively participate in site meetings to address any technical issues that may arise during different stages of the implementation process. We seek an individual who takes immense pride in producing precise information, ensuring that all drawings and documentation adhere to the current Area methodology.

We strongly encourage our team members to actively contribute to ongoing improvements in our processes. Your valuable suggestions and insights on how we can enhance our information production will be highly appreciated. If you possess outstanding attention to detail, can confidently take charge of individual projects, and possess expertise in generating detailed information, we eagerly await your application.

Benefits and rewards:

My client is paying a salary of 55,000 - 65,000 with a generous package on top of this. Further details of what is included in the package will be discussed at interview stage.

Requirements:

Minimum of 5 years' experience in a similar role within the commercial sector, preferably in a Design and Build (D&B) environment. Proficiency in AutoCAD and Revit, with the ability to produce comprehensive drawing packages and construction information. Strong knowledge of M&E coordination and understanding of design coordination and buildability reviews. Experience in undertaking detailed site surveys and conducting liaison with local authorities, including planning, and building control departments. Proven ability to attend site/project meetings and establish positive relationships with clients and contractors. Familiarity with document management processes, ensuring accurate and organized record-keeping. Membership with the Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologists (CIAT) is desired. Excellent commercial awareness and understanding of the cost implications associated with changes throughout the project. Sound knowledge of planning regulations and building control issues. Effective communication and interpersonal skills, enabling the building and maintenance of relationships both internally and externally.