Architects and Architectural Technicians

Full Time Edinburgh Yeoman McAllister Architects

Yeoman McAllister Architects have developed into one of the major architectural practices in Scotland and have built up an extensive portfolio of high quality, award-winning design and a recognised reputation for efficient performance in all aspects of our professional service.

We are committed to the provision of a first-class service that is underpinned by a philosophy of clear understanding and interpretation of the client’s needs and objectives together with a desire to exceed their expectations in every regard.

We require a qualified and experienced Architects and Architectural Technicians to join our practice in Edinburgh. Our growing workload means we need skilled Architects and Architectural Technicians to support the practice.

Key Accountabilities

  • Producing planning applications.
  • Preparation of technical & construction drawings, details & specifications suitable for accompanying applications for planning and building warrant approvals all in line with project budgets.
  • Identifying and managing risk through proper coordination of design information in line with project programmes.
  • Coordinate with external consultants and suppliers to ensure consistent designs are delivered.
  • Produce detailed drawings and specifications suitable for the design team to fulfil obligations in preparation of tendering and construction information.
  • Produce detailed construction information suitable for site teams to deliver built product without compromise to programme, quality, health & safety and cost.
  • Provide suitable support to site teams to ensure compliance with statutory requirements (planning, building control, NHBC etc) and to identify improvements in construction detailing and techniques.
  • Preparation of specification documentation and schedules.
  • Communicating with clients.

Essential Skills and Experience

  • HND/HNC qualified as a minimum criterion (relevant Architectural Qualification will be acceptable).
  • Preferably 2-3 years of experience, however not essential.
  • Excellent Microsoft Office skills.
  • Knowledge of Scottish Building Regs, producing and submitting planning applications.
  • Sound awareness of CDM Regs and NHBC standards.
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Full UK Driving license

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Experience within the use of Revit
  • Proficient in CAD with a preference for Bentley Microstation
  • Experience in 3D modelling preferably Sketch UP & V-ray

This is an exciting role and opportunity to join an innovative and growing company. The ideal candidate will combine excellent technical skills and communications expertise with a collaborative approach that will demonstrate the value of communications.

We are a highly engaged, passionate and performance-based team, committed to delivering on our ambitious goals.

We offer a welcoming working environment with a focus on good design, competitive salaries, training, a supportive working environment and career progression opportunities.

If you meet outlined experience and skills please forward your covering letter and CV to be considered for this position to doris@ym-architects.com

To apply for this job email your details to doris@ym-architects.com.

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