Thursday, July 4, 2013

Architectural Technician

Job Title: Architectural Technician

Department: Technical Department
Reporting to: Architect
Liaising with (Departments): Partners, Administration

Job Summary

The holder of this position shall be responsible for the preparation of winning schematic drawings, submissions of drawings to the local authority and detailing of site works.

Principle duties and responsibilities

Production of detailed schematic drawings of floor plans, sections, elevations, site plan, location plan as instructed by the architect
Amend any drawing work as instructed by the architecture or from council commendation
Plot design plans for submission to the local council
Follow up plans from council for approval and other requirements
Print needed drawings requested by the client through the architect
Detailing of the drawings for site works
Handling correspondences and any other mails from within
Any other duties as may be prescribed from time to time by your supervisor

Key Results

Satisfaction of the architect and client
Timely delivery of schematic drawings
Produce accurate dimensions in line with the needs of the client
Workable site details that are well understood by the contractor
Architectural drawings that are easily interpreted by the structural, mechanical and electrical engineers
Preparation of quality and winning schematic drawings for presentations
Effective and efficient communication with team members
Client satisfaction of the unique artistic impression

Qualification, Competencies required

Must have a diploma in architecture, basic computer literacy
More than five years experience
Technician course in Archi CAD, Artlantis, Auto CAD, Computer designs
Must be able to present Artistic impressions and detailing for site work
Experience with the local council policy and process
Good knowledge of the current trend in the market
Accuracy in dimensions of production drawings
Good communication skills
Correct interpretation of drawings by the structural, mechanical, electrical engineers
Should be hardworking, creative, analytical and detailed
Ability to cope with production demands
Good time management

Applications to be sent by email to: titus@kentrain.co.ke andmainamaina83@yahoo.com indicating the job title by 9th July 2013.