|Job Ref:||204657794||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Industry:||Construction||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||City:||Halifax||Address:||Post Code:||HX1||Salary:||£30000 - £42000/annum||Post Date:||10/10/2016 18:36|
This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Architect to join a successful, Property Development Company. They are looking for an Architect to work in-house at their Halifax/Huddersfield office covering the whole spectrum of Property stages, including planning and some surveying.
The goal is to match client's needs and to produce sustainable, functional and aesthetically pleasing designs.
They are keen to develop their portfolio of Hotels, Student Accommodation and Residential sites and wish to expand their development business. This is a wide ranging and interesting position. As such, this will be an important position and they will be looking for the successful candidate to make a significant contribution to the future growth of the company.
Control project from start to finish to ensure high quality, innovative and functional design
Take the "brief" to identify clients' needs and put together feasibility reports and design proposals
Develop ideas keeping in mind client's needs, building's usage and environmental impact
Produce detailed blueprints and make any necessary corrections
Compile project specifications
Keep within budgets and timelines
Ensure that all works are carried out to specific standards, building codes, guidelines and regulations
Make on site visits to check on project status and report on project
Cooperate and liaise with construction professionals
Follow architectural trends and advancements
You will be a qualified Architect with at least 5 years' post qualification experience you will have relevant UK work experience, familiar with relevant building legislation and regulations. You will be entrepreneurial and flexible with a go-getting attitude to be able to push the role as far as possible.
Proven working experience as an Architect
Strong portfolio to prove artistic skills
Expert knowledge of building products, construction details and relevant rules, regulations and quality standards
Excellent drawing skills and familiarity with design software (Adobe Photoshop, Sketch Up, 3d Studio, Auto CAD, VIZ or similar)
Strong imagination and the ability to think and create in three dimensions Visual awareness and an eye for detail
Communication and project management skills
BS degree in Architecture.
Architect, Architecture, Design, Quantity Surveyor, Quantity Surveying