Job Description

Technical Coordinator/Architectural Technician (Re

Kildare, Co. Kildare, Ireland
€60,000 - €70,000 per annum

Technical Coordinator/Architectural Technician (Residential)


€60-70k + Bonus, Healthcare + Pension

Required for leading residential developer working on large housing, duplex, and apartment developments in North Kildare

Responsibility for the design and technical aspects of projects; managing and coordinating technical information on several large residential projects.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Briefing and advising external consultants and specialist subcontractors with preferred approaches and details, within set timescales and budgets.
  • Supporting the Technical Manager to coordinate overall management of Pre-Construction Design.
  • Role will focus on Houses and Duplexes but will also support on low to mid rise apartment blocks.
  • Organising Design Team Meetings/Workshops and recording minutes.
  • Chairing Design Workshops – quality and legacy, focusing on delivering design excellence across the scheme.
  • Managing Design Guidance information and issuing out example design packages to consultants.
  • Ensuring Quality and the Customer is integral through the detailed design process, delivering quality across schemes through accurate design, suitable product specification and driving design compliance.
  • Developing a series of Design Guidance Drawings and information booklets to brief design teams.
  • Liaising with the in-house design and planning teams to give technical guidance on building and detailing methods.
  • Keeping abreast of new innovative products, practices and build methods.
  • Responsibility for communicating Design Management Strategy and Toolbox to all Design Team Members.
  • Coordinate technical information from grant or lodgement of planning permission to construction start on site
  • Resolve day to day problems as they arise by preparing solutions and, where appropriate liaising with the technical manager and project manager for approval.

The Candidate;

  • Degree / Higher Diploma qualification in Architecture or Architectural Technology.
  • 3+Years. experience in residential architecture
  • Residential developer an advantage
  • Knowledge & skillset in the key principles of design detailing & construction method
  • Knowledge and experience of Timber Frame Design and Construction desirable but not essential
  • Experience and aptitude for researching and implementing new building technologies
  • Proficient in CAD and sketch design
  • Excellent working knowledge of latest Building Regulations and certification standards
  • Commercially astute with an ability to make value-dd contributions through the design development process
  • Willingness to travel between sites across greater Dublin and a full driving licence.


  • Competitive salary
  • Performance related bonus
  • Pension scheme with matching contributions
  • Full health insurance
  • Continuous Professional development (CPD) program & funding
  • Paid maternity & paternity leave
  • Life assurance
  • Income protection

Please send CV to or call 01-632-1200 to discuss.

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