Architectural Technician (AA) - City Bowl & Surrounds

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R18 000 - R25 000, negotiable, depending on experience - Built
Ref: 28 Date Posted: Wednesday 13 Sep 2017

My client is a hugely successful, well respected and very creative Corporate Interior Design & Project Management. They are looking for a mid to senior level Architectural Technician to join their dynamic team in Cape Town.

Responsibilities:

  • Conduct site inspection after briefing from Lead Designer.
  • Capture ‘as built’ data based on site survey.
  • Assist Design dept with the generation of space plans.
  • Produce technical documentation (includes drawings and schedules) for costing purposes.
  • Provide technical advice regarding design elements to ensure that design meets company
    and regulatory standards.
  • Brief contractor with Lead Designer.
  • Value engineer designs based on costings received in collaboration with project team.
  • Produce construction documentation package.
  • Co-ordinate technical components of site construction in conjunction with the Project team.
  • Develop 3D visuals, models and images in line with the brief and appropriate to the job.
  • Ensure plans will meet with Council approval.
  • Prepare documents for Council and drive the approval process.
  • Collaborate with Designer on snag list.
  • Compile Handover file of documentation (including guarantees, certificates and specifications).
  • Represent Company in a professional manner in all interactions.
  • Take initiative to ensure delivery of all technical components.
  • Collaborate as part of a team.
  • Keep up to date with technology and processes and make recommendations.

Qualifications:

  • This opportunity is available to AA candidates only
  • Tertiary Architectural Technologist Diploma or Degree
  • Minimum 5 years experience primarily in interior architecture
  • Exposure to corporate and commercial fit-outs
  • Sound technical knowledge of interior architecture
  • On-site experience
  • Ability to handle drawing packages on AutoCAD
  • Experience on Revit preferable
  • SketchUp experience essential
  • Photoshop knowledge advantageous 
  • Self motivated and function well with pressure and deadlines.