Architectural Technician - Inverness

  • Job Reference: DC/888502
  • Date Posted: 10 September 2021
  • Recruiter: Beach Baker
  • Location: Inverness
  • Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
  • Sector: Rural Surveying
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Architectural Technician

Our Client undertakes the management of Rural Estates and offer a range of professional rural advice.

The role will primarily involve assisting in the management of a substantial planned and reactive repair and maintenance and improvement programme on a number of Scotland estates.

The role will be supported by an in-house Planning & Development and Commercial Building Surveyor team.


  • Assisting Land and property managers to identify required works;
  • Assisting in the scoping of works, estimating costs and CES approval and local/PCS tender processes;
  • Assisting with securing all necessary consents;
  • Overseeing health & safety and compliance requirements of on-site works;
  • Working closely with colleagues to oversee on-site works and sign-offs;
  • Liaising with the portfolio management team regarding overall contractor compliance requirements;
  • Assisting with financial reporting requirements.

Key Skills

  • Competent and experienced technician with experience of delivering required scope of work across a range of rural assets;
  • Appropriate IT skills including GIS and CAD to prepare, revise and consider drawings;
  • Good knowledge of building standards and other regulations relevant to rural assets;
  • Possess a composed manner in order to be able to work under pressure;
  • Good time management and ability to prioritise workloads;
  • Ability to meet deadlines with accuracy and attention to detail;
  • Excellent communication skills - must be capable of building and maintaining good relationships with team members, clients and tenants/occupiers;
  • Flexible approach to work and hours undertaken.