AECOM Senior Architectural Technician in Warrington, United Kingdom
United Kingdom - Cheshire, Warrington
AECOM, a top 5 global architectural practice, are offering a great opportunity to join our rapidly growing architecture team in our multi-disciplinary office in Birchwood Business Park, between Warrington and Manchester. We are offering a highly competitive salary plus benefits.
We are looking for individuals with strong project experience of Revit along with a history of producing design and technical drawings.
You will join a busy design team in the Civil Infrastructure division of AECOM. Our exciting and varied workload currently includes nuclear, power and energy projects, defence, water, ports, laboratories, residential, transport, industrial, health and blue light services projects. The workload is in the UK and abroad, for major worldwide clients, ranging from massive scale projects down to repeat smaller projects with major frameworks.
The technician will be working on a wide range of projects including; industrial, commercial, residential, new build and refurbishment.
Liaison with external and internal client teams
Preparation and coordination of architectural drawings and architectural BIM models
Preparing technical supporting data for specifications and reports etc.
Ensure compliance to the appropriate company CAD/BIM standards and protocol
Apply policies relating to company standards & procedures, health & safety, quality, and training
Liaison with wider AECOM BIM Community to advance skills and service offer
Mentoring less experienced members of the CAD/BIM team.
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 some supervision, may complete design assignments of moderate to high complexity.
Limited familiarity with codes, permits, and software applications related to the discipline.
Introduced to the process of preparing designs and drawings using project specifications and discipline-associated written and verbal instructions in accordance with established design practices, standards and procedures.
Intermediate to advanced understanding of the purpose and use of vendor documents.
Introduced to the process of performing material take-offs for the discipline.
Significant experience in the preparation of architecture & BIM models essential
Specification writing experience and familiarity with Building regulations
AutoCAD and Revit experience essential (project Revit experience)
- A relevant degree or HND/HNC qualification. Ideally will be a Chartered Technician or will be working towards an appropriate Chartered status with membership of a professional institution.
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. 237919BR
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.