Senior Architectural Technician (Drawing Office Manager)

My Clients have an Exciting opportunity to join their established multi-disciplinary architecture and design practice as a Senior Architectural Technician and join their creative team based in West Sussex.

This award-winning practice specialise in the Hospitality sector and they have successfully forged an outstanding reputation for delivering designs that simultaneously promote their client’s core values whilst captivating the imagination of consumers.

The team are passionate about what they do and embark on a holistic design process that begins with meticulous research and concept creation through to detailed working drawings, on site project management and contract administration.

The successful Senior Architectural Technician will play a pivotal role in running the day-to-day operations of the drawing office, produce high quality drawings across a variety of applications and be adaptable to collaborate with Project Managers, Architectural Technicians and Interior Designers.


Senior Architectural Technician Requirements:

  • Relevant degree level qualification
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience within UK Architecture industry
  • Proficient with AutoCAD
  • Proven experience delivering presentation and planning drawings to a high standard (essential)
  • In depth knowledge of Current UK Building Regs
  • Ability to work efficiently in a fast-paced environment to tight deadlines
  • Strong and confident communication skills
  • Motivated and enthusiastic team player
  • Knowledgeable and demonstrated experience with Planning and drawing packages

Key Responsibilities of this role :

  • Day to day running of the drawing office overseeing tasks and responsibilities for drawings issued internally and externally.
  • Uphold high standards of all drawings produced to ensure consistency within the team
  • Act as a designer/draughts person when required
  • Provide guidance on production methods, design and use of AutoCAD
  • Accountable for Staff appraisals and the mentoring of junior staff members


Located in a vibrant coastal setting, the firm offers a stimulating design environment just steps from the beach. The successful Senior Architectural Technician will receive a competitive salary (Circa £35k dependant on experience), plus company benefits and the opportunity to join a supportive and social team.

To apply, please send your up-to-date CV and portfolio to Jimmy Penrose at Conrad Consulting or please don’t hesitate to give me a call to discuss this vacancy further on 01728 726 142