Architectural Assistant x2

Location Coventry, Coventry, England
Discipline: Construction
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££26000 - £30000 per annum
Contact name: Callum McGoldrick

Contact email: cmcgoldrick@novaxrecruitment.com
Job ref: CMC434_1624891921
Published: about 1 month ago

Novax Recruitment are currently recruiting for an exciting role as an Architectural Assistant/Technologist based with a market leader in the building of student accommodation. This role is ideal for someone who is currently working as an Architectural Assistant/Technologist or similar and is looking for that next step in their career and is keen to develop.

Initial responsibilities of an Architectural Assistant:

  • Creating and developing designs using Revit and occasionally AutoCAD.
  • Working around constraining factors such as town planning legislation, environmental impact and project budget.
  • Preparing and submitting planning applications.
  • Implementation of most current UK building standards.
  • Assisting the Design team on all aspects of the design process, from feasibility study to final design. including scheduling, details and quantities.
  • Adapting plans according to circumstances and resolving any problems that may arise during construction.
  • Making sure the project is running according to schedule.
  • Identify clashes at design stages and efficiently solve problems.
  • Occasionally travelling to prospective projects and building sites.
  • Assist in Resolving problems and issues that may arise during construction.

The successful candidate for the role as an Architectural Assistant will have the following experience:

  • Experience of using REVIT software
  • Experience with Preparing and submitting Planning Applications
  • Experience with most current Building Regulations
  • Experience with Multi - Occupancy, preferably Student Accommodation building design and construction
  • Professional and confident telephone manner
  • Ability to work to deadlines and prioritise workloads
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to learn quickly and to execute tasks in a time efficient manner
  • Competent in the use of different design packages including Photoshop, Revit and AutoCAD
  • Excellent organisation skills
  • Astute, highly accurate and efficient
  • Attention to detail
  • Flexible and reliable
  • Be proactive and use initiative

Benefits of working for Study Inn Include:

  • Competitive salary
  • 28 days annual leave
  • Enhanced Christmas Leave - Not taken from annual entitlement
  • Bonus Holiday for midweek birthdays
  • Employee assistance programme
  • Annual Salary Reviews
  • Bonus Scheme
  • Free City Centre Parking
  • Free access to on site Gym facilities