Location: Moor Row, GB

Category: Architecture & Interiors

Job ID: EST000212


Your Impact:

At Jacobs, we’ll inspire and empower you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed – today and into tomorrow. With more than 55,000 people in 40 countries, working at Jacobs offers an exciting range of opportunities to develop your career within a supportive and diverse team who always strive to do the right thing for our people, clients and communities.
People are Jacobs’ greatest asset, and we offer a competitive package to retain and attract the best talent.

In addition to the benefits you’d expect, UK employees also receive free single medical cover and digital GP service, family-friendly benefits such as enhanced parental leave pay and free membership of employee assistance and parental programmes, plus reimbursement towards relevant professional development and memberships. We also give back to our communities through our Collectively program which incorporates matched-funding, paid volunteering time and charitable donations.

Work-life balance and flexibility is a key focus area for Jacobs. We’re happy to discuss hybrid, part-time and flexible working hours, patterns and locations to suit you and our business.


About the opportunity:

AXIOM is one of the DSA alliance partners and is an unincorporated Joint Venture (JV) made up of four major engineering contracting companies each with complementary capabilities and skills. The members have excellent nuclear pedigrees, demonstrated expertise and effective track records across the UK nuclear fleet and related nuclear industries.

The extensive capacity and capabilities of the AXIOM alliance provide the essential expertise that is crucial to achieving both the designs of the alliance and the wider goals of Sellafield Ltd and the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA).

We are seeking an experienced Architectural Technologist to join our Axiom team. This position will be available in Westlakes Industrial Estate, Birchwood Park, Warrington or our Stockton-On-Tees Office.


The responsibilities for the Architectural Technologist will include:

  • Production of GAs and CS&A Technical Specification and input to / production of the Study Report and PFS / Scope of Work during scoping stages.
  • Delivery of Architectural GAs, Detailed Drawings, technical coordination of specialist design subcontractors, Technical Specification and input in to project an CDM documentation during detailed design stages
  • Liaison with stakeholders such as System Engineers, roofing / cladding suppliers, Construction Managers, Fire Safety, Fire Engineering, Protective Security Managers etc.
  • Site visits and inspections, and identification of defects and possible solutions.
  • Selection of an appropriate roofing / cladding / paint system.
  • Review of contractor deliverables during detailed design and support to CS&A RE for acceptance.
  • Answering engineering queries during detailed design and installation.
  • Supporting site inspections during installation


Here’s what you’ll need:

  • Experience with and knowledge of roofing and cladding systems and specifications.
  • Experience dealing with and managing stakeholders.
  • A strong understanding of the challenges faced working on asset care tasks in the nuclear sector (preferred).
  • Proficient user of MS Office suite and AutoCAD
Our Culture

Our values stand on a foundation of safety, integrity, inclusion and diversity. We put people at the heart of our business and we truly believe that by supporting one another through our culture of caring, we all succeed. We value positive mental health and a sense of belonging for all employees. Find out more about life at Jacobs.

We aim to embed inclusion and diversity in everything we do. We know that if we are inclusive, we’re more connected, and if we are diverse, we’re more creative. We accept people for who they are, regardless of age, disability, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, mental health, race, faith or belief, sexual orientation, socioeconomic background, and whether you’re pregnant or on family leave. This is reflected in our wide range of Global Employee Networks centred on inclusion and diversity – ACE, Careers, Enlace, Harambee, OneWorld, Prism, Vetnet, and Women’s – find out more about our employee networks here.

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