Architectural Technician

Hays Building
£22000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
07 Jan 2019
04 Feb 2019
Thomas Rogers
Contract Type
Full Time

Architectural Technician opportunity with Woods Hardwick in Bedford working within the Residential Sector.

The Organisation

Woods Hardwick has been established in Bedford since the early sixties. Consistent growth across a number of disciplines has led to the development of expertise in Residential Architecture, Commercial Architecture, Civil Engineering, Development Consultancy, Town Planning and Land Surveying. Woods Hardwick is one of the UK's leading multi-disciplinary architectural practices. Our unique strength lies in the breadth of our expertise and the depth of our knowledge, gained over 40 years in the building industry.

Based in the residential division, you will join a medium sized team working on a wide and varied range of projects from large high volume sites for principal contractors, to smaller more bespoke housing.

The Role

As an Architectural Technician at Woods Hardwick you will be required to support in the delivery of large scale residential schemes from inception through to Planning Determination (as guided by the Project Designer) by drafting the necessary Planning Drawings, especially House Types and multi-unit Planning Layouts, and assist in producing all supporting documentation.

The Ideal candidate will have Sound practical experience with Planning Stage schemes for National House builders, be Energetic, enthusiastic and communicative person who works well as part of a team but can also progress works independently as required and reflecting this by Liaising with and communicating well within the residential team.

You will assist in ensuring that the deadlines along the project timeline are met. Technical requirements for the role include a Very Good knowledge of AutoCAD. Good knowledge of Photoshop, Microsoft Office Software, although some training can be provided, good knowledge of SketchUp would also be an advantage. You will be Design orientated and display good hand drawings skills.


In return, Woods Hardwick is offering a competitive salary, pension, childcare vouchers, and industry leading life insurance, permanent health insurance, travel and medical expenses insurance with on-site parking. In addition, you will be encouraged to grow within the role, and be offered great progression opportunities.

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