Architectural Technician / Designer – Part-time – London & South East

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  • Position: Part Time
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Location: London
  • Sector: Residential Development
  • Job Ref: WYWAY

Job Description

  • Part Time
  • London

Barratt is the largest organically grown residential developer in the UK, and arguably the most successful. In the South East and London they are currently building some of the most diverse, complex and architecturally inspiring developments seen in house building history.

Barratt London is currently looking to employ a Layout Designer / Architectural Technician to strengthen and complement their existing team.


  • Undertake evaluations of site, planning and engineering constraints, to ensure that developments are economically viable.
  • Produce CAD residential layout drawings and other documentation (including Design and Access Statements) in support of Planning Submissions.
  • Liaise with external consultants and internal departments to produce practical, cost-effective design solutions.
  • Liaise with Local Planning Authorities and other statutory bodies to achieve satisfactory Planning Permissions and discharge of planning conditions.
  • Ability to produce hand-drawn sketch feasibility drawings would be an advantage.
  • Ensure that Technical Department procedures are adhered to and that layouts for land appraisals, planning submissions and supporting information are delivered to agreed programmes.
  • Be able to discharge obligations under the CDM regulations.

Qualifications & Skills:

  • A motivated and adaptable individual with good communication skills who has the drive and tenacity to achieve the goals of the business.
  • A keen eye for detail and an ability to prioritise tasks to meet changing business needs.
  • Experience of working for a major house builder in a similar role or Architectural practice with extensive house building experience.
  • Knowledge and understanding of the major functions within Technical Services and how they impact on site acquisition and development.
  • Qualified in a Construction-related discipline to minimum HNC Level or NVQ Level 5.
  • Excellent level of AutoCAD skills.
  • Competent with Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign).
  • Knowledge of Sketch-up and/or other 3D software desirable but not essential.


If you have experience as a Land Manager within residential development and are looking for a part-time position please apply with CV, we’re waiting to hear from you.

Salary – Competitive
Location – London & South East
Hours – Part time, flexible hours

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