VIA Architecture – Architectural Graduates/Interns

Position / Title Seeking:
Architectural Graduates/Interns

Level of Experience:
Junior to Intermediate

Organization Name:
VIA Architecture

Organization Description:
VIA Architecture is a multi-disciplinary firm of urban strategists creating connected communities. With offices in Vancouver, Seattle and Oakland we are a highly interactive studio-based practice concentrating in urban planning, transit systems planning and design and architecture for urban mixed-use development. Our systems-level sustainable design strategies and community-based design studio set us apart from traditional architectural practice.

Job Description:
We are seeking candidates for architectural Graduate/Intern positions for our Vancouver office. These people will supplement and work within our multi-disciplinary team to provide comprehensive architectural services for various projects. We are interested in exceptional candidates with strong analytical, communication and technical skills who are passionate and involved in community building at all scales.

Desired Experience:

  • Recent architectural graduates or interns with 2 to 5 years of Canadian architectural experience
  • LEED AP preferred but not mandatory

Key Skills:

  • Experience with all project phases of design, construction documents and field services.
  • Understanding of the technical considerations involved in design, documenting, coordinating and executing a variety of building types.
  • Proficiency in REVIT, AutoCAD & Sketchup highly desired. Fluency with digital model rendering, Adobe and other graphic programs a plus.
  • Be skilled in the preparation of graphic presentation material.
  • Some familiarity of BCBC and local Bylaws.
  • Dedicated team player, excellent communicator, a self-starter possessing analytic and problem solving capabilities.
  • Interest in professional advancement to more intermediate levels and responsibilities.

Salary and Benefits:

  • Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. Generous benefits include extended medical coverage, retirement funds contribution matching, and transit subsidy.

Contact Info:
Please email resume, cover letter/email, work samples in PDF (max. 3 MB) with “YourName_Architectural Grad/Intern” in subject‐line, attention Charlene Kovacs, ckovacs@via‐ and Emma Hui, No phone calls or office visits.

  • Applicants must meet minimum experience qualifications to be considered for these positions.
  • Applicants must be registered with the AIBC, or eligible to be registered in BC.
  • Only candidates considered for an interview will be contacted.

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