Technical Assistant (Housing) - Bristol

Avon, England • £22000 - £28000 per annum • Permanent • Housing Development • UK Construction Jobs

  • Are you a Technical Graduate/Assistant with a qualification in construction?
  • Do you have some industry experience with a main contractor or housebuilder?
  • Would you like to work in a technical management role, within the housing sector?
Thatcher Associates are working with a bespoke housebuilder in Bristol, who produce luxury housing developments across the surrounding area.

About the role:
As the Technical Graduate/Assistant, you will assist senior members in technical reports and processes, on a variety of housing projects. You will provide technical support by assisting on technical drawings, planning application packs and coordination of relevant work from different external parties.

You will attend pre-construction/technical meetings, and interact with the land and construction divisions. During this role, you will excel in project management to cover all technical matters for various residential projects. 

To summarise your involvement and input:
  • Health and Safety procedures
  • Scrutinise engineering and design packs, layouts and detailing
  • Planning applications
  • Discharge planning conditions
  • NHBC registrations
  • Building control
  • Land viability
  • Review technical reports, service enquiries
  • Coordinate section agreements such as 278, 38, 106 and 104.
About you:
You will need to be a team player, have a confident communication style and be comfortable with dealing with a variety of people during the technical process. As you will play an integral part to the technical/design process, from inception to build stage on-site, you will interact with a range of professionals. This will include internal divisions but also Local Authorities, NHBC consultants and other stakeholders in the development process. 

To be successful in this role, you will need to have some previous experience within housing, residential sector or construction and be accustomed to technical drawings.

Essential criteria:
  • Engineering/construction/building studies qualification
  • Clear understanding of NHBC and building regulations
  • AutoCAD and other design package experience.
How to apply? 
Upload your CV to the details provided today. Alternatively please contact Phoebe Hookway on 0117 934 9555 for more information.

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