Permanent | Northampton, Northamptonshire | One month | £45,000 to £55,000
Job Reference: 15198
A high end, design led house builder located in Northamptonshire is recruiting within their technical department. The person they appoint will join as a Technical Coordinator on a full time, permanent basis.
This position would suit a qualified Architectural professional who is relatively local to their office in Northamptonshire. Their housing developments are situated along the M1 corridor and South Midlands including the following counties; Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire, Leicestershire, Warwickshire, Northamptonshire, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire.
As a Technical Coordinator, you will be responsible for running multiple projects at one time up to 5 sites. A good understanding of architectural and engineering processes within house building is essential. This position will report directly to the Technical Director.
Role and Responsibilities;
Produce site plans, boundary treatment drawings, materials plan/schedules, fire tracking and strategy drawings, deed plans and setting out drawings.
Provide detailed information where not readily available, updating and issuing working drawings.
Submission of all information to NHBC and obtaining necessary approvals, obtaining SAP assessments, Secured by Design Approval and Robust Standard Details.
Obtaining and collating all ancillary specialist drawings including hot water supply, heating, kitchen, stair, wardrobes, lintels, pcc ground and intermediate floors.
Attending pre-start meetings and briefing all departments on matters related to the working drawings.
Co-ordinate information and liaise with external architects, civil and structural engineers and landscape architects, discharging planning conditions where necessary.
Attend site meetings as required and resolve all site related queries arising from these meetings and from normal daily discussion with site and commercial team.
Liaise with Housing Associations, attend meetings, snagging and provide handover information.
Assist with all departments with technical queries.
Organising topographical surveys, site investigation reports, arboricultural and ecological surveys, structural, civil and highways engineers, sap assessors and acoustic consultant reports.
Liaising with the project architect and managing delivering a working drawing package, including plans, elevations, sections, detailing boundary treatments, electrical and lighting layouts.
Discharging planning conditions with the help of the above consultants.
Preparing and updating planning trackers.
Submissions to and dealing with queries from Building Control Authorities, whether LABC, NHBC or an Approved Inspector.
Robust detail registration.
Coordinating with the design team, revising and issuing drawings as necessary.
Dealing with RFIs and site queries.
Attending site meetings, preparation of minutes and agendas, although these have been signed off by the Technical Director
Liaising with and involving the Technical Director and Engineering Manager throughout.
To be considered for this position, you must have at least 2-3 years experience in a similar role, ideally working for another house builder or residential developer. The ability to oversee house types and layouts via external consultants is essential. In order to make a success of this role, you must possess excellent communication skills both written and verbal, strong organisational skills and the proficiency in AutoCAD.
In return, a competitive salary is being offered up to £55,000 plus package.
To apply, please send your updated CV to firstname.lastname@example.org or call 07881 099368 for more information.
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Company car or car allowance, pension contribution, private healthcare, discretionary annual bonus.