Specification Technician

Sector: Property and Construction
Location: Ipswich
Role: Full Time
Contract: Permanent
Job ref: 913444
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Just Recruitment is working with a growing organisation based in Ipswich – actively seeking a Specification Technician to join its friendly and vibrant team.

This role offers an exciting and challenging opportunity to provide support to Clients and Area Technical Sales Managers within a specialised environment.

The role involves analysis of specifications against client and technical requirements such as material compatibility and suitability, analysis of survey reports, checking for inconsistencies in the proposal, production of calculations relative to waterproofing design, and production of technical drawings and PV design.

You will be technically minded and originate from a Construction Industry/Architectural background. You will also be computer literate with the ability to understand specifications, maintain an analytical approach with a keen eye for detail and have the ability to communicate well at all levels.

Outline of responsibilities/duties:

  • Checking of all incoming specification types produced for all waterproofing systems, against suitability and compatibility.
  • Checking of survey reports.
  • Understanding of Industry Codes of Practice/Building Regulations.
  • Dealing with telephone enquiries.
  • Checking and understanding specification construction, survey reports and construction drawings.
  • Understanding of Part L and Thermal Calculations.

Key attributes:

  • A good level of spelling and grammar is essential.
  • Technically minded, logical and precise, with a high degree of accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Analytical approach.
  • Able to read and understand architectural drawings.
  • Approachable and diplomatic.

Job specification:

  • CAD experience is advantageous but not essential.
  • Ability to work proactively both as an individual and as part of a team.
  • Computer literate.
  • Driven and motivated.


Just Recruitment acts as an employment agency for permanent roles.
The salary advertised is the bracket available for this position.
We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitable candidates.


Contact Jody Collings to talk about this role on 01376 517079