AECOM Senior Architect in Warrington, United Kingdom
United Kingdom - Cheshire, Warrington
AECOM are offering a great opportunity to join our growing and talented architecture team in our multi-disciplinary office in Birchwood Park. Our modern office is located between Warrington and Manchester. We are looking for a senior architect with strong project experience of Revit along with a history of producing design and technical drawings.
Our varied and busy workload currently includes nuclear, power and energy projects, defence, water, ports, laboratories, transport, industrial and blue light services projects. Experience in these sectors required.
To be successful in this role we would like to hear from candidates with the following;
Excellent technical knowledge and good working knowledge of UK building regulations
Strong interpersonal and communication skills, and ability to work alone, and as part of a team
You will also have knowledge and an understanding of BIM
You will be Proficient in AutoCAD (preferably at least V2014) and competent in Revit and Navisworks, although AutoCAD only would also be considered, and BIM training given
Due to the nature of the projects you will be involved in, you must be able to obtain UK baseline security clearance
Preferably, you will demonstrate a wide experience of design and project management within the regulated industries, and have worked previously on industrial, process driven and highly serviced projects.
Relevant experience in other sectors, i.e. healthcare, education, offices, laboratories, residential, transport will also be considered
The following are the responsibilities of the role:
Planning, designing and administering building projects for clients, applying knowledge of design, construction procedures, zoning and building codes, and building materials.
Consulting with clients to determine functional and spatial requirements of new structures or renovations, and prepare information regarding design, specifications, materials, colour, equipment, estimated costs and construction time.
Working on tender documentation and site stages.
Capable of working independently to deliver multiple projects.
Providing project management, liaising with architectural design team and client representatives as required
Drafting and issuing architectural drawings and specifications
Preparing and presenting technical design proposals using REVIT, AutoCAD, Navisworks and traditional methods
Working on the detailed design process and co-ordinating detailed design information
Preparing drawings, plans and documents for statutory approvals
Previous practical experience.
Performing basic architectural/engineering calculations.
Preparing specifications, reports and related data tables.
Maintaining liaison with design and drafting groups.
Preparing, reviewing, and approving drawings as required.
Under the direction of the Supervising Architect, may independently perform advanced technical assignments of various complexities within approved schedules and budgets.
May coordinate technical and administrative activities with employees in other disciplines and other departments participating on an assigned project.
May assist in the training and evaluation of assigned architectural and design/drafting personnel.
May review and approve conceptual designs.
May assist in the development of new architectural methods and techniques.
Member of RIBA or RIAS
Completion of parts I-III RIBA
Degree qualification, preferably with Masters
Previous practical experience post registration with ARB
Able to obtain baseline security clearance
- Degree qualification, preferably with Masters in a University Course recognised by ARB/RIBA.
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
When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Architecture and Design
Business Line Water
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United Kingdom
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 237929BR
Clearance Required No
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.