Architectural Assistant/Technician

Tunbridge Wells
£Excellent plus benefits
09 Aug 2017
14 Aug 2017
Overview The Dandara Group is an industry leader in the housing and property development sector. We are amongst the top three most profitable private development companies. Established in 1988, the Group currently turns over £250m per annum and with new developments constantly in the pipeline, we continue to be in an exciting time of growth and expansion. Depending on the economic climate, we aim to double the Group’s turnover within the next five years. The role will be based in our Tunbridge Wells office and working on a mixture of prestigious, high value residential and mixed use projects Key tasks & Responsibilities Assist with production of planning application packages, Design and Access Statements and detailed working drawings; Produce and update drawing schedules; General project co-ordination and project filing; Report regular updates on project development to the project architect; Assisting other members of the Design and Technical Department in their day-to-day duties; Provision of AutoCAD format drawings; Attendance at design coordination meeting; Attendance at office, construction and site meetings from time to time; Assist with projects as needed and such other duties, reasonably consistent with the foregoing, as may be required; About you You will have excellent communication skills and be completely fluent in the English language. This includes being able to produce required written documents to a high standard of English. You will be proficient with AutoCad. Able to use Photoshop and Sketch-Up is preferred, but not essential. Your presentation skills will be of an excellent standard. Ideally, the successful candidate will have experience in residential developments in the UK from individual houses to large scale regeneration projects. You will be a strong communicator, self-motivated, confident with the ability to work autonomously as well as in a team. You will have an understanding of current Building Regulations. This job was originally posted as