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Salary: £26.00 - 27.50 per hour

Location: Solihull, West Midlands

Job Type: Contract

Date Listed: 09 Dec 2020

Reference: 4711

Role: Architectural Engineer
Location: Solihull
Contract type: Ongoing contract
Salary: £26-£27.50 per hour


  • The Architectural Technician will be responsible for providing architectural design solutions and services for facility projects, globally, across the clients manufacturing sites.
  • Working across RIBA stages 0-7, the you will lead architectural projects and be responsible for the successful, timely and cost-effective delivery of these projects within our global construction and facility projects that will include product implementation programmes, technology innovation, legacy facility improvement projects and capital investment projects.
  • Thorough understanding of Engineering/Manufacturing Processes, Tools and Techniques.
  • Working knowledge and experience of delivering safety metrics and the understanding safety systems applicable to plant & equipment.
  • Experience and working knowledge of Health and Safety and ergonomics including risk assessments.
  • Ability to make short presentations to work groups and senior management
  • Demonstrable knowledge of Legislative and Industry Standards in Automotive
  • Experience working in a fast-paced manufacturing environment
  • Proven Project Management Experience of working in partnership with a Trade Union Flexibility to be able to operate across all client locations, which on some occasions may result in significant time (several weeks) overseas or away from home.

Qualifications, Skills & Experience required:

  • Chartered Architectural Technologist (MCIAT) or working towards it
  • Degree qualified or other relevant qualification.
  • Strong knowledge of Revit, AutoCAD, Sketchup and Photoshop.
  • Extensive construction industry experience of new-build, refurbishment, and extension schemes across all RIBA stages
  • Excellent working knowledge and practical use of REVIT and AutoCAD is essential.
  • Extensive experience leading construction projects in the role of Architectural Technician.
  • Extensive engineering and manufacturing background with previous experience in Facilities Development.
  • Proven experience and an understanding of facilities processes, equipment, and leading technologies.
  • Experience within the Facilities development across a variety of industries and geographies.
  • Proven experience of contract and performance management and management of Services Level Agreements.
  • Experience of FMEA tools, reliability and maintainability principals and an understanding of the environmental impacts of engineering solutions


  • APMP, PMP or similar project management qualification. Knowledge and practical experience of National Building Specification (NBS) software.
  • Practical experience up to Level 2 BIM