Architectural Technician

There is an exciting opportunity to join Newett Homes due to our continued growth and development. Located in Wetherby, we are looking to recruit an Architectural Technician to join the Technical department. There has never been a more exciting time to join Newett Homes.

What you will do:

  • Managing our standard House Type range portfolio
  • Designing new house types as appropriate
  • Assisting in the production of legal plans
  • Reviewing technical information to assist in the production of initial sketch layouts for land appraisals
  • Developing and preparing site layouts on CAD using the standard range of house types in preparation for feasibility and planning submission
  • Produce supporting documentation for planning applications
  • Assist in the negotiation and co-ordination of planning submissions through to approval.
  • Discharge planning conditions in a timely manner
  • Responsibility for running and maintaining all Design & Planning aspects of allocated live development sites, including dealing with site and other enquiries as required
  • Manage the drawing registers & filing systems
  • Distribute architectural information as required
  • Produce bespoke planning drawings where necessary to suit specific planning requirements
  • Co-ordinate and manage Building Regulations applications and subsequent discharge of conditions
  • Obtain SAP/EPC assessments
  • Work closely with the Design and Technical Teams and Local Planning Authorities
    Attend internal and external meetings
  • Collaboratively work with other internal departments.
  • Office based role with regular development site visits, as and when required.

What you will have:

  • Experienced within the House Building Sector
  • In-depth knowledge of building regulations
  • Excellent communication and organisational capabilities
    Proficient in AutoCAD or any other suitable CAD software (such as Vectorworks)
  • Ability to use software to produce 3D visualisations is a bonus
  • Proficiency in adobe suite such as Photoshop is a bonus

In return we can offer you:

  • Competitive salary
  • Company car/car allowance
  • Competitive bonus scheme
  • Contributory pension scheme

Please send a covering letter and current CV to