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Technical Coordinator

  • Job reference: 921948
  • Location: Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
  • Salary: Up to GBP45000 per annum
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Building, Construction & Infrastructure
  • Date posted: 02/10/2018

Job Title: Technical Coordinator

Contract Type: Fixed Term

Duration: 6 months

Working Hours: 37.5 Hours per week

Location: Milton Keynes

Salary: £45,000

Main Purpose:

Produce accurate working drawing packages to enable any given residential development to be built and as intended and to obtain all necessary technical approvals.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Produce variant house type drawing packages and liaise with key suppliers to provide ancillary drawing information
  • Produce block plans, sections and elevations
  • Produce detail information where not already available
  • Co-ordinate the accuracy of information supplied by all departments to ensure no discrepancies
  • Submission of all information to NHBC and obtaining approval of same, obtaining SAP
  • Assessments together with PEA' and EPC's, Secured by Design Approval, Code for Sustainable Homes and Robust Standard Details
  • Obtaining and collating all ancillary specialist drawings including hot water supply, heating, kitchen, stair, wardrobes, lintels, p.c. ground floors, and precast upper floors
  • Attending Pre-Start Meetings and briefing all departments on matters related to the working drawings
  • Co-ordinate information and liaise with in house architects, civil and structural engineers and landscape architects
  • Prepare all drawings and documents for printing for Pre-Start Meetings
  • Manage site as agreed with the Technical Manager from design stage to post completion


  • BTEC HND/HNC in Design or Construction

  • 2 A 'levels or equivalent in Art, Science, Maths, Design or related subject

Relevant Experience:

  • Several year or relevant experience in a similar role with a residential developer
  • At least 12 months experience working within a residential house builder
    In-depth knowledge of CAD
  • Knowledge of other design packages (Photoshop, JPA designer, sketch-up)
    Prepare SAP Assessments and obtain PEA's / EPC's
  • Working knowledge of Code for Sustainable Homes

Special skills or knowledge:

  • Strong mathematical ability
  • Be able to draw freehand and have an accurate eye for detail
  • Be able to visualise objects in three dimensions
  • Be practical and methodical with good analytical skills
  • Be able to design and interpret the designs and technical demands of others

Interpersonal skills and attitude:

  • Able to work under pressure, and accept criticism of work
  • Be able to work effectively in a team
  • Have excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • Be practical and methodical with good analytical skills
  • Behave in line with our values

Please contact Alim Sesay below if you would like to apply for this opportunity.

LinkedIn. Alim Sesay

+44 (0) 7738 448 427

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