AECOM Architectural Technician in Belfast, United Kingdom

United Kingdom - Belfast, Belfast

Job Summary

AECOM is currently seeking to hire Architectural Technician to be based at Belfast.

As an Architectural Technician you will be working on new projects across the transportation, education, residential, commercial, healthcare, and sports sectors.

Job Duties:

  • General duties on a range of projects and design stages, including design, detailing, drawing, contract administration, site inspections, etc.

  • General administrative and management duties appropriate to architectural practice

  • You will assist in the preparation of design work and presentations, the production of the technical delivery of projects including working drawings, specification writing and contract documentation and help in the development of presentations and projects.

Specific Skills Required:

  • Must be proficient in the use of AutoCad.

  • Creative, practical, adaptable and enthusiastic

  • Ability to demonstrate attention to detail

  • Ability to think in a methodical way to design, plan and organize parts of projects

  • English language proficient, holding excellent communication skills to present information in speech, drawings and reports

  • Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK

Person Specification (Behavioral Attributes):

  • Safeguard - To operate ethically and with integrity, while prioritising safety and security in all that you do

  • Be decisive - Know how to prioritize, advocate focus and accountability

  • Be impactful - Use clear and frequent communications, drive execution and results.

  • Be client-focused - Be collaborative, innovative and strategic.

  • Be the role model - Lead by example, demand excellence, maintain safety and integrity as top priorities.

Additional Comments:

  • Working knowledge of Sketchup, Photoshop and other presentation software

  • Proficient in the use of Revit Architecture (2015 or later).

  • Experience of various forms of building contract

  • Working knowledge of Building Systems, Regulations and construction types

  • IT literate, with knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite.

  • Ability to manage a busy workload and deadlines

  • Driving Licence

This role closes on 29th August 2018

Minimum Requirements

  • Proven related Architecture experience.

  • Experience of working on projects, preferably including site experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Degree in a relevant subject, or equivalent.

  • Other complimentary professional qualifications will be considered.

Your benefits will include:

Helping our employees achieve a healthy work-life balance is important to us. If you join AECOM, as well as receiving a competitive salary, you’ll also have the opportunity to explore flexible working arrangements. Core benefits include 25 days’ annual leave, company pension scheme, private medical insurance, life assurance and one paid annual professional institution membership fee. You can also choose from a wide range of flexible benefits to suit your lifestyle.

You’ll also be able to give back to communities with up to two paid CSR days each year. Through our charity, The AECOM Foundation, you can volunteer to support children in developing countries. And if you’re a member of the Reserve Forces you’ll receive an additional 15 days paid leave for training commitments.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Architecture and Design

Business Line Architecture

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 192914BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.