Architectural Technician

    County Durham


    Our client is seeking a skilled and motivated architectural technician to join their engineering department on a 12-18-month contract. The successful candidate will play a crucial role in supporting Senior Engineering and Project personnel in the completion and delivery of engineering-related activities. This exciting opportunity offers a degree of self-governance and will involve working on various tenders and projects as allocated by the Engineering Manager.

    Salary: £40,000-£50,000 per annum

    What the role will look like:

    • Work closely with senior engineering and project team members to actively contribute to the successful completion of engineering tasks and deliverables.
    • Assist in the planning and execution of the design and construction processes for both onshore and offshore modular buildings.
    • Play a role in the development of new marine and offshore architectural outfitting projects.
    • Provide support for the refurbishment of offshore and marine architectural outfitting as needed.
    • Engage in the collaborative design and provision of naval/marine/offshore galley and laundry equipment and furniture.
    • Foster effective teamwork by closely coordinating with the Outfitting Design Lead to ensure the efficient and successful completion of tasks.
    • Demonstrate a proactive and problem-solving approach in managing tasks independently with a degree of self-governance.

    The main responsibilities of this role are as follows:

    • Production of 2D drawings & layouts inc. services and furnishings.
    • Production and management of Document Registers, BOM’s, Schedules and Specifications
    • Assisting with Site Surveys/visits
    • Assist with completion of Technical drawings and documents
    • Attend kick-off and progress meetings with clients, suppliers and stakeholders, as required.

    The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:

    • Further Education Qualification(s) relevant/relatable to the role
    • Bachelor’s or master’s Degree relevant/relatable to the role
    • Good communication and interpersonal skills
    • Demonstrable experience of working to deadlines
    • Excellent organisational skills
    • Full Driving Licence & Passport (Desirable)

    The ideal candidate will have the following experience:

    • Competent “user-level” experience with AutoCAD 2D
    • Microsoft Office and general IT skills
    • Ability to work effectively in a demanding environment and meet challenging timescales.


    • Experience of Interior Fit-Out Design (Hotels, Hospitals, Retail, etc)
    • Working knowledge of 3D modelling software (Revit, etc)
    • Experience within the Oil & Gas and Marine or sectors

    If this role sounds suited to you, please apply now and one of our team will be in touch!