Architectural vacancy

Ian Abrams Architect Ltd based near Saffron Walden, Essex, is looking for an experienced architectural assistant/technician for a full-time permanent salaried position.

The successful candidate will ideally have:

  • HNC or HND or BSc(Hons) Architecture/Architectural Technology degree
  • Minimum of 2 years experience in a residentially-focussed practice, either post-qualification or during placements at university/college
  • Strong AutoCAD and/or ArchiCAD ability
  • Base knowledge of Building Regulations
  • Be able to produce or assist in the production of planning, building regulations and tender drawings, overseen by senior colleagues
  • Knowledge of listed buildings would be advantageous.

The salary is negotiable on experience, and accompanies 5 weeks holiday per year plus bank holidays and flexible working hours. The opportunity for some home working will be available in the future, if required for the right candidate.

This small, sociable and friendly practice focuses on residential projects, from extensions and alterations to high-end large individual houses designed in collaboration with private clients, and speculative residential developments, up to 30 units. We have a strong presence within the conservation sector, with projects in conservation areas and works to heritage assets (grade II/ II* buildings).

Refer to our website for further practice information and example projects:

Interested candidates should send a CV and portfolio including examples of planning and technical drawings (total submission max 5mb) by e-mail to:

Please do not solely submit college/university drawings.

No agencies please. The closing date for applications is Friday 30 July 2021.