Newly Qualified Architect or Technologist


Michael Laird Architects (MLA) are seeking to employ an enthusiastic newly qualified Architect or Architectural Technologist to support our busy architectural practice.

MLA is an established architectural and interior design practice with prestigious projects in Scotland and across the UK. For the right candidate an exciting opportunity has arisen to be involved with various projects in our Glasgow office.

Job Roles & Responsibilities;
• Computer drawing design
• Preparation of technical packages
• Preparing specifications
• Design development and technical research
• Meeting and managing client requirements and expectations
• Effective organisation & management of small projects and contracts
• Providing timely and accurate information to all parties
• Liaising with directors, staff, project teams, clients and intermediaries

Technical skills required;
• AutoCAD - essential
• Revit/ BIM – essential
• Adobe Creative Suite / Cloud – InDesign, Photoshop etc – an advantage
• Sketch up – an advantage
• MS Office – word, ppt, excel - essential
• Business management systems – Union Square – an advantage

Candidates should preferably demonstrate;
• Professional (technical) firm experience
• Team player with a collegiate approach to design
• Excellent communication skills both externally and internally – written and verbal
• Focused on excellent service delivery
• Flexible, energetic and enthusiastic approach
• Committed, reliable and trustworthy
• Appropriate professional qualifications

Salary negotiable depending on experience. If you feel you could be the right candidate for this role
please send your CV and examples of work to

No agencies please


Contract length

Full/part time

Advert posted

5 November 2019

Closing date

18 November 2019


Michael Laird Architects Ltd
83a Candleriggs
United Kingdom