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Architects

Architects plan and design the construction and development of buildings and land areas with regard to functional and aesthetic requirements.

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About this Career

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Average salary

New workers start around £25,801.48. Normal pay is £0 per year. Highly experienced workers can earn up to £73,901.55.

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Annual Openings

Job counts include both employed and self-employed persons in Cornwall, and do<br /> not distinguish between full and part-time jobs.

Daily Tasks

  • Monitors construction work in progress to ensure compliance with specifications.
  • Prepares detailed scale drawings and specifications for design and construction and submits these for planning approval.
  • Analyses site survey and advises client on development and construction details and ensures that proposed design blends in with the surrounding area.
  • Studies condition and characteristics of site, taking into account drainage, topsoil, trees, rock formations, etc..
  • Liaises with client and other professionals to establish building type, style, cost limitations and landscaping requirements.

Skills Employers Are Looking For

The number of unique job postings in your area that have listed this skill in the last year.

Skills

Job postings

Active Listening
78
Critical Thinking
75
Active Learning
74
Writing
73
Monitoring
71
Reading Comprehension
71
Speaking
70
Mathematics
68
Learning Strategies
62
Science
50

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Truro College
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Truro
Cornwall
TR1 3XX

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