Infrastructure for cycling, sports & recreation

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We are expanding our team and would welcome applications for the following positions:

Project Architect for immediate start

12 June 2018

Job:  Project architect

Job Status: Full Time

Location:  Devizes Wiltshire

With a growing workload of exciting projects in our field of cycle and sports infrastructure buildings and spaces, in London and beyond, we are looking for a qualified architect to produce our medium scale, mixed-use projects. This will vary from a complete cycle centric office refurbishment design, city centre super cycle hub creation, sports structure design including stadia and velodromes plus all the associated master planning that will surround the schemes. The successful candidate will need to demonstrate design flair, a passion for architecture and place making and possess a good working knowledge of building construction with sustainability and legacy infrastructure at the fore.

Responsibilities

  • In order to be successfully appointed you will be an all-rounder who can run projects from start to finish.
  • You will be responsible for co-ordinating a design team of in house product designers and external construction professionals and will report directly to the principle.
  • You will work closely with the design team and use your developed technical ability to ensure projects are within specification and manage the overall design process within the RIBA work stages.
  • You will have the ability to deliver projects within strict time limits and adhere to any budget constraints.
  • You will attend site visits to check on progress, ensuring that the project is running on time and to budget.
  • You will effectively manage the production of NBS specifications & integration within project cost data sheets.
  • You will liaise with the client and external consultants, attending design team meetings, managing collaborative communication streams and ensuring that the design projects are on schedule.
  • Production of supporting planning application documentation including D&A and CDM reports will be your responsibility with administration support from the in house team.
  • Post stage 4 site inspections and reporting will be your shared responsibility, ensuring that all works are carried out to our specific standards, building codes, guidelines and regulations.

 

Requirements

  • To be considered for this position you must satisfy the following criteria:
  • Fully qualified, ARB registered architect, with around five years post qualification experience of working within an organisation, based in the UK
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Good working knowledge of the revised building and CDM regulations
  • Excellent client-facing and communication skills
  • Well-presented, have a good quality portfolio of work
  • Excellent UK practice experience and an up-to-date knowledge of planning stage processes and methods
  • You will be a motivated, enthusiastic individual with a strong technical ability and proven experience of using Autodesk Revit and BIM software on a daily basis

The position will provide an opportunity to work within a very pleasant and enjoyable environment in a company that is growing year on year and consequently can provide potential for career progression.

Please apply with letter of introduction, cv and portfolio below 10MB in total

to

 team@hbdesigns.co.uk