Careers

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Cricket Team Event at Newport Cricket Club
FBE Mountain Biking Event
Quarterly Cheese Club
MacMillan Charity Bake
Staff Celebrations in Cardiff Office
Monthly Staff Lunch
Christmas Staff Lunch

As a long established practice with a considerable portfolio of prestigious projects, we have a challenging and expanding workload. Our approach is design led and we deliver projects through studios across three offices in Cardiff, Swansea and London. We have plenty to offer our "family" of staff with opportunitites for career progression.

 

Together with flexible/ hybrid working and alongside statutory holidays we close for 3 days over Christmas period, each staff member receives an extra day's leave for "Birthday" day, and healthcare membershipNow we are post COVID, we are looking at reintroducing our study trips (previous ones have included Rome, Amsterdam and Prague, staff lunches held monthly, cheese club held quarterlyphotography competitions and in-house table tennis tournaments.  Alongside all of the above, there are several staff events that occur throughout the year, such as Studio NIghts Outs, Christmas Parties, Charity Events, Sporting Events and Networking events with Clients. 

 

Our Cardiff studio based in Eastern Business Park has Energie Fitness on site and the Milk & Sugar Caféour London studio is located a short walk from Battersea Park in Battersea Studios, a creative space with modern

communal facilities, electric vehicle charging and the Strong Coffee Company on site and our Swansea studio is situated in the popular J Shed complex in SA1 which has a restaurant/ café on the ground floor overlooking the harbour.

 

We currently have the following vacancies in our Cardiff office:

Residential Studio

Intermediate Technologist with good AutoCAD and REVIT skills to work in the commercial and residential sectors. We have an exciting pipeline of projects including zero carbon housing, regeneration and heritage projects, retirement sector projects and placemaking led masterplanning.

 

We also have the following vacancies in our Swansea office:

Our Swansea studio is seeking a highly motivated Project Architect with at least 5+ years' experience, working as part of a small tight knit studio, this role is for a variety of diverse projects including a large scale, health, wellness and education projects.  

And we also have the following vacancy in our London office: 

Project Architect must be highly motivated with at least 5+ years' post qualification UK experience working in the residential sector. The successful candidate will join a young and talented team working on an award winning residential project with a focus on sustainable design features such as PassivHaus, earth shelters and MMC. Ability to demonstrate a good track record working across all RIBA stages is required with a focus on Stages 4-5. Good project running capabilities and technical knowledge required as well as the ability to work directly with project teams and meet project deadlines.  Excellent Revit and AutoCAD skills are a must.

 

Applicants should demonstrate excellent IT skills with experience in Revit, Sketchup, Photoshop and InDesign along with general IT skills in Microsoft Office Suite and Adobe Suite. If you think you have the skills that we are looking for and would like to join our award winning practice as part of the Cardiff, London and Swansea teams please forward a covering letter, CV and examples of your work to recruit@powelldobson.com