Architectural Layout Designer

40000.00 - 45000.00 GBP Annual + GBP40000 - GBP45000/annum
15 Mar 2017
30 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Layout Designer

In the early stages of every new homes development, designing the actual layout of the homes, and their positions on the site, is a vital part of gaining planning permission.At the heart of this process is the Layout Designer, combining the roles of development planner and architectural technician. The task includes producing the layouts and plans, presenting them to planners and the public, and amending them until they are agreed and signed off for construction. This is a crucial position within Bloor Homes, and as a family owned business and one of the largest, most successful housebuilders in the country, we value our key people and reward them accordingly. This could be your opportunity.

At Bloor Homes we build more than quality homes. We build sustainable communities for future generations to enjoy.

There are many factors that set Bloor Homes apart from the competition. Our family traditions of quality and attention to detail make our new homes popular with customers seeking value for money and a place to call home. Internally, the key factor that makes us successful and profitable is teamwork, with excellent working relationships from Board level right through to the busiest office and the muddiest building site.

From the newest apprentice bricklayer to the Board of Directors, each and every one of us is passionate about the Bloor reputation for quality and professionalism. And you could play a crucial role.

In addition to designing and producing the development layouts, this role includes the production, presentation and negotiation of the planning applications and negotiating planning permissions.

The successful candidate will have experience with a housebuilder or architectural practice, plus the relevant formal qualifications. You will be familiar with planning policy and applications, and be fully up to speed with AutoCad, Sketchup and MS Office programmes. Excellent design skills, personal organisation and teamworking will go hand-in-hand with tact, diplomacy and excellent interpersonal skills. And a knowledge of Building Regulations and Health & Safety requirements would be a distinct advantage.

In return you can be sure of an outstanding remuneration package, and an excellent opportunity to develop and enhance an exciting and rewarding career.

At Bloor Homes you'll be part of a business that will value you, your contribution and your ideas. Join us and make every day a rewarding one