Architect/Experienced Part 2/3

Full time @Marraum
  • Studio J, Jubilee Warehouse, Penryn, Cornwall TR10 8AE View on Map
  • Apply Before : October 16, 2023
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  • Job ID 5165
  • Salary (£) £28,000 - £35,000 depending upon experience/qualification
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Job Description

We’re looking for an experienced individual to join the team to get involved with our exciting portfolio of projects. You must be able to demonstrate strong capabilities across all RIBA stages and be skilled at forming positive relationships with clients, contractors and other third parties. This is an exciting role for someone who’s experienced at understanding buildings and drawings, at meeting deadlines and enjoys working in a small team.

The role will include: 

  • Day to day activities on projects through all RIBA stages
  • Carrying out accurate measured building surveys and drawing up existing plans
  • Assisting with and developing concept design ideas and documents
  • Providing all necessary documentation and detailed drawings for planning and building regulation applications 
  • Submitting and monitoring applications within deadlines 
  • Liaising directly with appropriate authorities and consultants 
  • Production of technical, tender and construction design packages 
  • Assisting with developments to ArchiCAD templates, file systems and processes 
  • Contract administration and on-site duties
  • Forming good relationships with clients, contractors, structural engineers and other
    third parties 
  • Assisting other members of the project team in their day-to-day duties

Required skills and experience: 

  • Experience in a similar role and/or industry relevant qualification is essential  
  • Excellent knowledge and experience of 3D CAD software and drawing methods 
  • Skilled use of ArchiCAD is desirable 
  • Good understanding of building surveying 
  • Excellent knowledge and understanding of the UK planning process and policies 
  • Good understanding of UK building regulations 
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills with the ability to work on your
    own initiative and meet deadlines 
  • High level of attention to detail 
  • Flexibility and adaptability to changing workloads 
  • Must be a team player with the ambition to succeed and develop within a supportive
  • Full clean driving license and use of car for business use is essential
  • Ability to work in our Penryn office is essential
  • Good spoken and written English is essential

What we offer:

Marraum is about the story of space. We have a vision to create healthy, happy and more sustainable communities. Seeing more than what’s put before us. Giving space the respect it deserves. Our focus centres around giving more to people and place by delivering joyful, considerate and crafted architecture.

Marraum boasts a very team oriented, supportive and collaborative atmosphere. We  hold regular team lunches and events. To encourage a healthier and more sustainable work/life balance we encourage all team members to take part in ‘My Green Hour’ – a paid hour a week to focus on something personally sustainable. 

Salary and package:

  • Salary £28,000 – £35,000 depending upon experience/qualification
  • 37.5 hours per week
  • Statutory pension scheme
  • 28 days holiday including statutory bank holidays 
  • Paid professional memberships
  • Role based in our Penryn office with flexible working options available
  • My Green Hour – up to an hour a week to focus on personal sustainability 
  • Membership of Cornwall Wildlife Trust
  • Out of office team days

To apply please send a covering letter outlining why you are interested in the role (please include information about your plans for relocating if you are not currently based in Cornwall) and condensed portfolio CV (maximum of 10 pages) to