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Architectural Technician

Location: Ayr
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + + company pension & flexible working
Benefits: + company pension & flexible working
Reference: J43789
Contract Type: Permanent
Working Hours: Full-time
Created: 2nd April 2024
Closing: 30th April 2024

Our client is a bespoke housing developer, specialising in private and affordable housing projects across Scotland.  They are looking for an experienced Architectural Technician to join their existing team, to manage a significant increase in workload. 

The ideal candidate will have a significant amount of experience in design within the private or affordable sector.

Ideal Candidate Skillset:-

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience post qualification
  • Minimum HNC in architectural technology, preferably HND or Degree qualified.
  • Good knowledge of designing affordable homes for external clients
  • A good knowledge of designing to Housing for Varying Needs standards
  • An understanding of designing for Secure by Design.
  • A good understanding of dealing with Scottish Building and Planning regulations
  • A good understanding planning and building warrant applications and experience dealing with planners and Building Control.
  • Must have good communication skills and a flexible working attitude.
  • Must be able to work as part of a team as well on working on their own initiative.
  • Proficient in AutoCAD/Revit, have knowledge design/delivery principles including BIM systems, and an understanding of the Construction Design Management Regulations (CDM)
  • Good customer interface skills.
  • A full UK Driving licence


In addition to the basic salary, our client is happy to offer 28 days annual Leave, Company Pension, flexible working conditions and a holiday buy scheme of up to 5 days.

To apply for the role, attach your up-to-date CV using the link.  For a confidential discussion on the role, contact Nicola Monro directly on 01786446651 /

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