AECOM Senior Architectural Technologist in Manchester, United Kingdom
Requisition/Vacancy No. 151139BR
Position Title Senior Architectural Technologist
Job Category Engineering - Industrial
Business Line Energy
Country United Kingdom
State/Province/Region GBR - Lancashire
Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at www.aecom.com.
About the Business Line
We address the complete spectrum of energy challenges, including clean and renewable energy, energy efficiency and carbon management, hydropower and dams, thermal, geothermal and wind power generation, and transmission and distribution.
As a Senior Architectural Technologist or Technician you will work with senior members of our teams on a wide range of projects at all stages of the design and construction process. From day one, you will be involved in and take a key role in important and challenging projects. Every day will be different, and you will be required to use your skills and knowledge to solve problems and provide key input into our projects. You will work in a team to provide technical solutions, and your day could involve anything from producing designs, specifications and calculations, to assisting in technical reports, travelling to construction sites or participating in client meetings.
• Assisting in the preparation of conceptual design work and the presentation of projects.
• Assisting in the development of project proposals and feasibility studies.
• Assisting in the technical delivery and implementation of projects including preparing working drawings, specifications and contract documentation.
The Architecture Practice is a key, lead design function within Industry with growing teams to support its workload. However about half of the Practice’s work is with other AECOM businesses, designing offices, local authority projects, schools, emergency services buildings, airport facilities, prisons, railway stations and depots.
The Practice is proud of its high quality work, is fully BIM enabled and produces high quality 4D visualizations.
Forward workload is very buoyant and growing with several large frameworks and projects recently won. The Practice is therefore recruiting exceptional and ambitious Senior Architectural Technologists or Technicians to join its busy design studios in Manchester, Teesside and Edinburgh
• HNC, BA, BSc or equivalent architectural technology qualification.
• Strong spatial and technical ability with strong analytical and organizational skills.
• Excellent computer graphic skills.
• Sound knowledge of AutoCAD, Adobe and the MS suite of programmes.
• Eligible to work in the UK
• Excellent 3D computer and / or CGI visualization skills will be an advantage.
• Experience of BIM / Revit.
• Interest in all aspects of architecture and construction technology from concept to detail design.
• Ambitious, energetic and hard-working. Highly motivated with excellent communication skills.
• At least 10 years relevant work experience in architect or architectural technology practices.
HNC, BA, BSc or equivalent architectural technology qualification
What We Offer
AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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