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Senior Architectural Technician – Fixed Term Contract – Dorset

  • Location South West
  • Type Permanent
  • Salary £40,000 - £45,000
  • Ref 11079

We currently have a new role for a Senior Architectural Technician with job running experience to join a bespoke developer based in Dorset. This new role would see you taking a lead role on the running of a unique and highly specialised residential based project.

The company has developed an excellent reputation for its bespoke housing developments across the South and South West of the UK. The current design team is made up of 17 people working from the office in Dorchester. The average development sizes are around 50 units per site, with units per site reaching as many as 250 units and they currently have 12 live sites in progress. They currently have a large specialist project that requires a Senior Technician to join the team.

Role & Responsibilities

  • Working on the production of planning and construction drawings to a high standard
  • Working closely with external designers and contractors
  • Production of technical drawings
  • To visit sites as required
  • management of project time frames
  • Working independently.

Required Skills & Experience

  • Possess relevant BTEC/HNC/HND or Architectural/Construction Degree
  • Possess a minimum of 10 years post qualification experience
  • Knowledge of building construction would be essential
  • Experience of managing large scale projects would be essential
  • Experience in using AutoCAD
  • Able to use Photoshop, InDesign and Sketchup
  • Experience in UK residential projects is essential
  • Be located close to or able to relocate to Dorchester.

What you get back

  • £40,000 – £45,000
  • Performance related bonus
  • Flexible working Hours.


If you meet the criteria above, send us your CV and portfolio. We receive a large number of applications so if you do not hear back within 7 days consider your application unsuccessful this time. We will keep a copy of your details on file for future vacancies.

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Senior Architectural Technician Jobs in Dorset – Your Architecture Recruitment Specialists (Recruiter: John Job Ref: 11079)