Designer/Architectural Technician

Division
Redrow Homes North West
Department
Technical
Number of positions for this role
1
Location
Daresbury Office
Summary

The role of the Technical Department in an Operating Division is to
provide a practical and cost effective technical service.
This will encompass site evaluation, architectural and engineering
design, the investigations of any technical problems encountered and
provision of economical and viable solutions. This may involve
liaison with, appointment of and co-ordination of external
professionals.
The Designer will generally be given specific projects to run, either at
the Design Stage or at Planning Approved Stage. They will then
either prepare the working drawings and associated information that
enables a site commencement or co-ordinate/check and issue
externally supplied information.

Key Responsibilities

1. Advise Land Department on Technical viability of new sites.
2. Produce layouts and Technical reports for Land Appraisals, and prepare working drawings,
details and specifications, with minimum supervision.
3. Provide technical support and information to Construction, Commercial and Sales
departments and maintain good communication to ensure the required level of service is
maintained.
4. Assist the Technical Manager in fee negotiation and the appointment of consultants.
5. Produce and submit Planning & Building Regulation Applications and obtain planning
permissions and other statutory approvals e.g. S104 and S38 Agreements/satisfy any
imposed conditions.
6. Prepare Sales and Legal information e.g. Conveyance plans, sales area layout drawings
and M colours.
7. POS, S38, S104 adoptions.
8. In house Planning supervisors role.
9. Liase as required with RCDL on Special Projects.
10. Comply with responsibilities as laid down in the Group’s Health, Safety & Environment
Policy.
11. At all times comply with company policies, procedures and instructions.
12. Contribute to improving the business and enhancing the reputation of the company by
putting forward new ideas and by implementing change when requested to do so.
13. Obtain and check information from external architectural consultants, and suppliers and
manufacturers for supplementing working drawings.
14. As required, from time to time, produce designs for layouts, house designs etc.
15. Miscellaneous approvals such as foot path closures, sales signage etc.
16. Ensure updated Group drawings are issued in accordance with department procedures.

Job Decription
designer_1_.pdf
Closing Date
23/12/2019