Local Practice Architecture + Design Ltd. – Intern Architect / Architect

Position / Title Seeking:
Intern or Registered Architect

Level of Experience:
Intermediate

Organization Name:
Local Practice Architecture + Design Ltd.

Organization Description:
Local Practice Architecture + Design Ltd. is a full service architectural firm based in Vancouver BC. Since its founding, the practice has focused on sustainable projects in the public realm, including those for infrastructure, community civic use and high-performance housing. Our expertise is in the definition and realization of projects with high expectations for sustainability and high aspirations for design excellence. Our design thinking is grounded in the principles of Regenerative Design.

We offer a full range of architectural services which are fully integrated with our in house green building expertise which includes Living Building, LEED, Envision and PassivHaus certification, material analysis, energy modelling and daylight studies. The goal which unites this work is to create projects that have a lasting positive impact on the evolution of their host communities.

As a firm, we use the Integrated Design Process for all of our projects, and our focus is on developing whole systems approaches to our clients’ projects. Our role often extends beyond traditional architectural services to meaningful engagement with strategic planning, sophisticated decision analysis, urban design, sustainable design expertise and project management.

Job Description:
We are seeking a sustainability-minded, design-oriented and technically proficient intermediate level intern architect or architect with 4 to 7 years of relevant work experience. This is a position with significant potential for growth in a dynamic fast-growing company.

The successful candidate will be an integral part of design teams participating in the delivery of high performance buildings with design standards such as Passivhaus, LEED, Living Building Challenge and/or Envision.

Candidate should be able to demonstrate good working knowledge of Revit and/or Vectorworks or demonstrate the capability and willingness to learn it rapidly. Knowledge of performative design software such as PHPP, Lightstanza and others is also desirable. Must be registered with the AIBC, or eligible to be registered in the province of British Columbia.

Contact Info:
Please email a cover letter explaining why you are the right fit, a CV and a portfolio pdf file with work samples to Info@localpractice.ca

MCMP Architects – Project Manager

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The City of Kelowna – Planner Specialist Positions               

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Planner Specialist Positions                                                                                                             

The City of Kelowna is seeking 2 experienced Planner Specialists to join us in leading the development of a safe, vibrant and sustainable city.  You will perform specialized professional level planning work within the Community Planning and Strategic Investments Division.

  • Planner Specialist – Urban Planning

Reporting to the Urban Planning Manager, you will have primary responsibility for leading complex development applications within the City’s urban centres and implementing appropriate zoning regulations, design guidelines, strategies and policies.  You will support and coordinate with various departments across the City on urban design matters that pertain to transportation systems, parks and open space initiatives, streetscape projects and urban centre development.  A university degree in Urban Design, Architecture or a related discipline is required, along with eligibility/membership for registration with PIBC and/or AIBC.

  • Planner Specialist – Suburban and Rural Planning

Reporting to the Suburban and Rural Planning Manager, your position has primary responsibility for leading and coordinating applications related to large and small scale subdivision developments. You will also support development applications throughout the City on suburban and rural development matters. A university degree in Urban Planning or a related discipline is required, along with eligibility/membership for registration with PIBC.

The City of Kelowna is a dynamic team of employees working together to make Kelowna the best mid-sized city in North America.  Come work, play and live in Kelowna, a four-season destination and enjoy the many cultural amenities, direct access to exceptional mountain biking, water sports, skiing, golfing and Kelowna’s easy connection to the world through our International Airport.

We offer career/professional development, progressive employment practices including an “earned day off program”.  This is a full time CUPE bargaining unit position and offers a competitive salary that can grow up to $80K per year and includes a competitive benefits and pension package.

You can make an impact to the development of Kelowna and work on new and exciting developments!


Apply online at kelowna.ca/careers by June 10, 2018

Applicants not contacted within three weeks of the competition closing date are thanked for their interest.

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Acton Ostry Architects Inc. – HR and Office Assistant

HR and Office ASSISTANT

Acton Ostry Architects Inc.

We are seeking an HR and Office Assistant to join our growing creative team-oriented architectural practice. The successful candidate will be a key member of our administrative team, and will be exposed to a variety of responsibilities in the operation of a growing architectural office.

Acton Ostry Architects is a leading Canadian design practice recognized for the creation of eloquent and innovative community, public institutional, and mixed-use residential buildings. Since our inception in 1992, we have continually demonstrated our commitment to the making of architecture that responds sensitively to social, historical and environmental concerns. Our design approach incorporates new technologies and materials that contribute to the realization of buildings rooted in a considered, modernist idiom.

Job Description:

  • establish effective employee relationships at all levels based on trust, experience and credibility by providing front-line HR consultation, advice and counsel
  • support programs to help improve the employee experience
  • assist management with implementing and administering employee policies, identify ways to improve policies and procedures
  • provide recruiting and on-boarding assistance
  • prepare HR documentations
  • administrative support including employee benefits, payroll, and tracking vacation, leaves and absences
  • general office administrative support, including and are not limited to: reception, facilities, in-house forms and systems, libraries, database, business development, and internal communications, etc.

Qualifications:

  • 3+ years experience in an office environment, must have Human Resources Management or related discipline
  • excellent communication, written and interpersonal skills
  • displays good judgment and discretion with confidential information
  • strong organizational and multi-tasking skills with accuracy and attention to detail
  • proficient use of MS Office (MAC platform); adept at learning new programs
  • self-motivated with the ability to work well independently and as part of a team, requires minimal supervision in achieving standards and objectives
  • post-secondary education is an asset

Salary is commensurate with experience.

All inquiries will be kept confidential. Only qualified applicants will be contacted.

Please forward a cover letter and resume to: careers@actonostry.ca

No phone calls or hardcopies.

Salehi Architect Inc. – Architectural Technologist

Position / Title Seeking:
Architectural Technologist

Level of Experience:
Intermediate

Organization Name:
Salehi Architect Inc.

Organization Description:
Salehi Architect Inc. is dedicated to working with clients to create buildings that are environmentally sustainable and economically feasible. Our projects include a variety of products including single family residences, multi-family, low and high rise and mixed use projects. Currently we are working on projects in different stages from conceptual design to working drawings.
Our firm is located in North Vancouver and is easily accessible by public transit.

Job Description:
We take a team approach and you will work on projects from the early stage through completion.

The candidates should also meet the following requirements;

  • Self directed, attention to detail, capable to work to deadline.
  • Excellent CAD skills.
  • Knowledge of BC Building Code and municipal bylaws.
  • Knowledge of local construction technology.
  • Minimum 3 years of relevant local experience.
  • Must be registered with AIBC, or eligible to be registered in the province of British Columbia.

Contact Info:
Please submit your resume and work example by email to:
rsalehi@salehiarchitect.ca

Attention: Homa

Only resumes which comply to the above mentioned requirements will be considered.

Salehi Architect Inc. – Architectural Technologist

Position / Title Seeking:
Senior Architectural Technologist

Level of Experience:
Senior

Organization Name:
Salehi Architect Inc.

Organization Description:
Salehi Architect Inc. is dedicated to working with clients to create buildings that are environmentally sustainable and economically feasible. Our projects include a variety of products including single family residences, multi-family, and low and high rise and mixed use projects. Currently we are working on projects in different stages from conceptual design to working drawings.
Our firm is located in North Vancouver and is easily accessible by public transit.

Job Description:
We take a team approach and you will work on projects from the early stage through completion.

The candidates should also meet the following requirements;

  • Self directed, attention to detail, capable to work to deadline.
  • Excellent CAD skills.
  • Knowledge of BC Building Code and municipal bylaws.
  • Knowledge of local construction technology.
  • Minimum 5 years of relevant local experience.
  • Must be registered with AIBC, or eligible to be registered in the province of British Columbia.

Contact Info:
Please submit your resume and work example by email to:
rsalehi@salehiarchitect.ca

Attention: Homa

Only resumes which comply to the above mentioned requirements will be considered.

Ankenman Marchand Architects – Architect 

AMA is a mid-size award-winning design firm established in 1991 with offices near Granville Island.  Projects range from multi-unit residential and mixed-use to a wide variety of commercial, recreational and single-family residential.

Ankenman Marchand Architects is seeking an Architect with the following assets:

  • Minimum 10 years experience
  • Architectural software programs; Revit, SketchUp required
  • Good knowledge of wood frame and concrete construction.
  • Good knowledge of multi-residential design.
  • Good Knowledge of BCBC and VBBL
  • Experience in other typologies: Renovation; Restoration and/or preservation; Industrial; Commercial
  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment under pressure and meet tight deadlines
  • Must have attention to detail
  • Project management; Supervision of technologists, technicians and project managers

Architectural skills required:

  • Design development based on program given and in accordance to municipal by-laws.
  • Prepare or supervise the preparation of drawings, specifications and other construction documents for municipal processing and use by contractors
  • Prepare bidding documents, participate in contract negotiations and award of construction contracts
  • Field review and construction administration to ensure compliance with drawings and specifications
  • Conduct feasibility studies and financial analysis of building projects
  • General interior design

Education and Credentials:

  • Member of the Architectural Institute of British Columbia (AIBC)
  • Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification offered by the Canada Green Building Council is an asset
  • Master’s Degree in Architecture/Bachelor’s degree

Personal suitability: 

  • Accurate
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Client focused
  • Organized

Contact Info:
Please forward your resume and portfolio by email to employment@amarchitects.com

Please do not contact by phone

Formwerks Architectural Incorporated & RLA Incorporated – Summer Student

Position / Title Seeking:
Summer Student

Level of Experience:
Junior

Organization Name:
Formwerks Architectural Incorporated & RLA Incorporated

Job Description:
The sister companies, Formwerks Architectural and RLA Inc., are both searching for a detail-oriented technologist with strong CAD skills for the summer. Experience with SketchUp, construction, rendering, and field reviews are an asset.

Formwerks Architectural is a mid-sized architectural design studio specializing in traditional single and multi-family design. Our homes reflect a public mood for comfort and tradition without the cold and austere qualities found in much of today’s architectural mainstream.

RLA Inc. is a multi-award winning, mid-sized architectural firm recognized for the creation of innovative, high-quality urban and resort community master plans, mixed-use developments and large-scale multi-family residential designs

Candidates should be:

  • Enthusiastic
  • Entrepreneurial
  • Self-motivated
  • Detail-oriented
  • AutoCAD
  • Vectorworks
  • Experience in site review

Contact Info:
For more information please visit www.formwerks.ca

Please forward your resume to office@formwerks.ca

No telephone enquiries please.

Only qualified applicants will be contacted.

Formwerks Architectural Inc. – Site Inspector

Position / Title Seeking:
Site Inspector

Level of Experience:
Intermediate

Organization Name:
Formwerks Architectural Inc.

Organization Description:
Formwerks Architectural is a mid-sized architectural design studio specializing in classic residential design.

Job Description:
We are searching for a intermediate site inspector with strong cad skills. Experience with VectorWorks, SketchUp, construction, and field reviews an asset. Site inspector will be a lead coordinator for multi family homes.

Candidates should be:

  • Enthusiastic
  • Entrepreneurial
  • Self-motivated
  • Detail-oriented
  • AutoCAD
  • Vectorworks
  • Experience in site review

Contact Info:
For more information please visit www.formwerks.ca

Please forward your resume to office@formwerks.ca

No telephone enquiries please.

Only qualified applicants will be contacted.

Gordon MacKenzie Architect Inc. – Architect / Architectural Technologist

Position / Title Seeking:
Architect / Architectural Technologist

Level of Experience:
Intermediate

Organization Name:
Gordon MacKenzie Architect Inc.

Organization Description:
Gordon MacKenzie Architect Inc. is a small firm – by design – and we enjoy a high proportion of repeat clients, which we trust confirms our commitment and dedication to client service.
Our current projects range includes Winery-Hospitality, Health Care, High Tech, Multi-Residential Social Housing, Business Interiors, both new and renovations.
Our Gastown studio looks out towards the North Shore.

Job Description:
We take an integrated and collaborative team approach to our work and you must be prepared to see projects from conception through completion.

As an AIBC registered Architect or Architectural Technologist your work will include projects in all phases of progress: design, contract documents, and construction.
You will be assisting in preparing design phase schematics, working drawings, construction admin phase documents, as well as preparing 3D digital models and presentation materials, along with normal office admin support.

Must be able to multi-task, work independently, take direction and adapt to the variety of project requirements.

A well rounded skill set is required in a small office setting, including design talent, practical building detailing and coordination of consultants.

Proficiency in Revit, Autocad, Sketch-up, Adobe Creative Suite and Microsoft Office is required, as is familiarity with BCBC and VBBL, along with knowledge of Construction Contract Administration procedures.

A sociable personality, along with strong communications skills, is equally as important as your technical knowledge and skill set.

Contact Info:
Please submit your pdf by email to Gordon MacKenzie Architect Inc. at: hr@gmastudio.com

Henriquez Partners Architects – BIM Coordinator

Henriquez

LOOKING FOR TALENTED INDIVIDUALS TO JOIN OUR TEAM
Henriquez Partners Architects is dedicated to working closely with clients to create buildings that are culturally, economically and environmentally sustainable. It is our view that every project is an opportunity to enrich local communities by seamlessly integrating ethics and aesthetics. Informed by this credo and by an unwavering commitment to design integrity, we have consistently demonstrated the ability to manage projects from design through to construction, and the technical expertise to create structures that stand the test of time. Our buildings have received several awards for design excellence, including the Governor General’s Medal in Architecture for the Lore Krill Housing Coop, the Trent Environmental Sciences Building, and the Sinclair Centre Federal Office Complex.

We excel at large and complex mixed-use projects, such as the 1 million square foot TELUS Garden mixed-use development, Woodward’s redevelopment, and most recently the Mirvish Village site at Bloor and Bathurst in Toronto. It is our philosophy that no building is too small if it contributes to society in a meaningful way as result, our portfolio also features an array of smaller, unique civic structures.
We are seeking talented individuals to help complement our existing team.

BIM Coordinator
We are looking to fill a BIM Coordinator position in the office. The candidate should have extensive knowledge of REVIT and experience coordinating the production and management of digital architectural models. The BIM Coordinator will be responsible for maintaining multiple BIM models and associated BIM support documents to ensure the performance and quality levels meet the specific project BIM requirements and HPA BIM Standards. The BIM Coordinator provides technical support to the project teams and reports directly to the BIM Manager. Preference will be given to candidates with experience in mixed use commercial/residential, and market & nonmarket housing.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Advanced knowledge of and proven practical background in Autodesk Revit and related BIM software.
  • Solid understanding of legacy BIM/CAD applications and practices, particularly AutoCAD.
  • Familiarity with design applications such as McNeel Rhinoceros.
  • Additional knowledge of Dynamo/Grasshopper is highly beneficial.
  • Ability to utilize Autodesk Revit application to produce construction documents including floor plans, sections, callouts, 3D views, 2D details and schedules.
  • Ability to create custom parametric families and project templates.
  • Ability to utilize Revit “system” as a design tool.
  • Candidates should have the ability to train others to understand and use BIM concepts and tools.
  • Ability to develop BIM execution plans and matrixes (POMP and LOD) with BIM Manager and Project Architects.
  • Ability to setup Revit projects to comply with BxP, POMP and Office Standards, while ensuring that model maintenance, audit, backup and archiving is completed accordingly.
  • Must have a minimum of 5+ years of relevant experience with Revit and BIM Concepts and at least 5 years of architecture experience.
  • REVIT Certified Professional, registration is preferred.
  • VectorWorks, SketchUp, InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator skills are an asset.

ALL SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATES WILL:

  • Have local Vancouver or surrounding experience.
  • A Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent and 5+ years of relevant proven BIM Coordination experience.
  • Have strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Have a proven track record of maintaining high quality standards while working within tight deadlines.
  • Be able to work independently and in a team environment.

Please submit cover letter, resume and portfolio to the attention of:
Carmen Wong, Office and HR Administrator
reception@henriquezpartners.com

Thank you in advance for your response, however only those chosen for interviews will be contacted. No phone calls please.

Henriquez Partners Architects – Project Coordinator

Henriquez

LOOKING FOR TALENTED INDIVIDUALS TO JOIN OUR TEAM
Henriquez Partners Architects is dedicated to working closely with clients to create buildings that are culturally, economically and environmentally sustainable. It is our view that every project is an opportunity to enrich local communities by seamlessly integrating ethics and aesthetics. Informed by this credo and by an unwavering commitment to design integrity, we have consistently demonstrated the ability to manage projects from design through to construction, and the technical expertise to create structures that stand the test of time. Our buildings have received several awards for design excellence, including the Governor General’s Medal in Architecture for the Lore Krill Housing Coop, the Trent Environmental Sciences Building, and the Sinclair Centre Federal Office Complex. We excel at large and complex mixed-use projects, such as the 1 million square foot TELUS Garden mixed-use development, Woodward’s redevelopment, and most recently the Mirvish Village site at Bloor and Bathurst in Toronto. It is our philosophy that no building is too small if it contributes to society in a meaningful way as result, our portfolio also features an array of smaller, unique civic structures. We are seeking talented individuals to help complement our existing team.

PROJECT COORDINATOR
We are looking to fill the position of Project Coordinator to assist in Project Management for the Managing Principal. The ideal candidate has project coordination experience and is knowledgeable in the development industry in Vancouver.

Duties:
Executive function responsible for overseeing the project planning, coordination and communication of projects for the Managing Principal including but not limited to:

  • Attending internal and external project meetings where the Managing Principal is present.
  • Acting as a liaison with and support to the Executive Assistant to the Managing Principal
  • Coordinating with Principals and Directors for the day-to-day and key meeting deliverables associated with Managing Principal meetings both internal and external.
  • Responsibility for meeting minutes, documentation of key items, major milestones and project schedules associated with and/or resulting from Managing Principal’s project meetings; coordinating print and digital materials for meetings.
  • Assisting community engagement and Open House coordination.
  • This position liaises and works closely on a day to day basis with the Managing Principal, the Managing Principal’s Executive Assistant and the Project Manager.
  • Filling the Executive Assistant role for vacations, illnesses, etc.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Exceptional communication skills.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • High attention to detail and rigor (legal background an asset).
  • Project Coordination experience (with a development or architectural firm is an asset).
  • Fast learner and a desire to understand the full life cycle of an architectural project.
  • Knowledge and interest in the development industry in Vancouver.
  • Strong technical skills in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook).
  • Experience working with Adobe, especially Acrobat, InDesign an asset.
  • A Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent and 5+ years of relevant experience.
  • Have a proven track record of maintaining high quality standards while working within tight deadlines..

Please submit cover letter, resume and portfolio to the attention of:
Carmen Wong, Office and HR Administrator
reception@henriquezpartners.com

Thank you in advance for your response, however only those chosen for interviews will be contacted. No phone calls please.

Urban West Architecture – Architect / Intern Architect / Technologist

Position / Title Seeking:
Architect / Intern Architect / Technologist

Level of Experience:
Intermediate – Senior

Organization Description:
Urban West Architecture is a 4 person, design-focused studio based in Vancouver BC. Our current work spans a variety of project types including single + multi-family residences, urban infill, commercial buildings and renovations. We have projects located throughout the Lower Mainland, Vancouver Island and along the Sea to Sky Corridor. Link to our website: www.uwarchitecture.com  Link to our Instagram: www.instagram.com/urban_west_architecture/

Job Description:
We are looking for a design-oriented Architect / Intern Architect or Technologist to join our Vancouver office. This is an exciting opportunity to become a part of a newly established design studio (2016) and help shape our direction as we grow and develop. This is a contract position with the potential to lead into a full time salaried position. Part time contract work may also be considered.

Required qualifications and skills:

  • Min. 3 years of experience working for an Architecture firm with a focus on single and/or multi-family residential projects.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Experience working with clients, coordinating consultants and communicating with local municipalities.
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Strong design and graphic skills
  • Expertise in Autocad, Sketchup and Adobe CS Suite
  • Experience and skill in preparing detailed Contract Documents and detailing light wood frame construction.
  • Experience working with the BC building code and local zoning bylaws.
  • Candidates must be registered with the AIBC, or eligible to be registered in the province of British Columbia.

Apply with PDF resumes and portfolios only to info@uwarchitecture.com  Attn: Justin Bennett, Architect AIBC  Maximum 10 MB.

Please understand that due to the large number of applicants we receive, we will only contact those eligible candidates for interviews. (No drop-ins or phone calls please)

Endall Elliot Associates – Architect / Architectural Technologist

Endall Elliot Associates – Architect / Architectural Technologist

About Us:
Endall Elliot Associates (EEA) is a full-service architecture firm, recognized for designing innovative and award-winning spaces within today’s urban landscape. We are a creative team of professionals who are passionate about designing projects that are integrated, contextually responsive and sustainable. At EEA, every one of our professionals plays an active role and directly impacts each project, contributing to the design strategy and solution implementation. Collaboration and ease of communication is key among our talented group of architects and designers, who work together in our Yaletown office to create unique and integrated solutions for a wide range of projects.

Projects:
EEA has worked on a variety of award-winning and commercially recognized projects, including complex integrated mixed-use developments that have incorporated many of the following uses: office, residential, heritage restoration, hotel, recreation and cultural facilities. Some of EEA’s recent projects include the Hotel Georgia and the 980 Howe Street Office developments in downtown Vancouver, and the Capital Park mixed-use development in Victoria’s legislative district.

With many projects in the pipeline, we are growing our talented team and developing associates for long-term career growth opportunities.

Your Opportunity:
We are currently looking for ambitious, collaborative and innovative intermediate and senior staff to join and support EEA’s integrated design team.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Involvement in early design decision
  • Development of those design decisions into a well thought out and coordinated construction documentation package
  • Support Principals and team members with meeting timelines, budgets, and the successful delivery of projects
  • Involved in a variety of large-scale mixed –use developments throughout all phases

Qualifications & Skills:

  • 7-14 years of Canadian work experience
  • Fluency in AutoCAD, Adobe Creative Suite, Sketch-up (Revit is an asset)
  • Have conceptual design and design development skills, rooted in a comprehensive understanding of building technology
  • Have experience in construction documentation, detailing and approval processes
  • Have a thorough understanding of the National Building Code
  • Effective organizational skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Positive, proactive, and problem-solving mindset
  • Adaptable to changing project parameters
  • Collaborative and able to work in a team environment
  • Must be registered or eligible to be registered with the AIBC

To apply, please send your resume and brief portfolio to design@endallelliot.com

Thank you in advance for your application; however, only applicants chosen for interviews will be contacted.

The Town of Ladysmith – Project Manager

If you get excited about the thought of making an amazing town even more incredible, we are looking for you. The Town of Ladysmith is seeking a full-time term Project Manager to facilitate the implementation of our Waterfront Area development plan.

The Town of Ladysmith is a vibrant community nestled on the eastern shores of spectacular Vancouver Island. With a population of approximately 8,500 people, Ladysmith provides an inviting small town atmosphere and yet, is only a short commute to all the amenities of a major urban centre. Residents enjoy excellent community and recreational facilities, including year-round opportunities for outdoor enthusiasts.

As a member of the management team you will be tasked with placing a significant focus on project management, creating positive business relationships and providing leadership, supervision, guidance and oversight to an array of colleagues, associates and consultants. You will partner with members of the Stz’uminus First Nation to make the goals of our Waterfront Area Implementation Plan a reality.

The Town of Ladysmith has a strong, progressive management team. Our structure supports your excellence and the value you are able to bring as a strategic partner while our culture will ensure a positive work-life balance. This opportunity provides you with a competitive total compensation package and the resources you need to take your project management skills to the next level.

To be ready to succeed you will have 10 years’ experience managing large capital projects and hold a university degree in Engineering, Architecture or Landscape Architecture and project management training.

This competition will be open until a suitable candidate is found. Please submit your application at your earliest convenience, referencing competition #2018-13.

For a complete job description please visit our website at: http://www.ladysmith.ca/city-hall/careers-volunteering/current-vacancies and for further information, contact:

Ian Paydli, Manager of Human Resources
City Hall, 410 Esplanade, PO Box 220
Ladysmith, BC V9G 1A2

Email: hr@ladysmith.ca;
Ph: 250.245.6412;
Fax: 250.245.6411

The Town of Ladysmith thanks all applicants. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

 

Republic Architecture Inc. – Proposal Co-ordinator

Position / Title Seeking:
Proposal Co-ordinator

Level of Experience:
Intermediate

Organization Name:
Republic Architecture Inc.

Organization Description:
Republic Architecture Inc. is a creative and inclusive team. We are passionate about our work and committed to a collaborative approach to design and practice. Driven by the journey, we utilize an explorative process that connects all the right people around the table. Our desire to produce thoughtful and sustainable projects that engage the public is at the heart of everything we do.

Job Description:
We are looking to add a Proposal Co-ordinator to be part of our growing communications team. This position includes:

  • Searching for project opportunities.
  • Planning, implementing, and evaluating pursuit strategies.
  • Developing and managing content for proposals, interviews, and studio events.
  • Creating, editing, and maintaining marketing material.
  • Supporting communications team in all marketing initiatives.

Contact Info:
careers@republicarchitecture.ca

Republic Architecture Inc. – Communications Co-ordinator

Position / Title Seeking:
Communications Co-ordinator

Level of Experience:
Intermediate

Organization Name:
Republic Architecture Inc.

Organization Description:
Republic Architecture Inc. is a creative and inclusive team. We are passionate about our work and committed to a collaborative approach to design and practice. Driven by the journey, we utilize an explorative process that connects all the right people around the table. Our desire to produce thoughtful and sustainable projects that engage the public is at the heart of everything we do.

Job Description:
We are looking to add a Communications Co-ordinator to be part of our communications team. This position includes:

  • Creating and co-ordinating media and press releases.
  • Building and maintaining relationships with local, national, and international media contacts.
  • Collaborate with Graphic Communications leader to produce internal and external announcements.
  • Creating, editing, and maintaining marketing collateral.
  • Field incoming media and press inquiries.
  • Assist with social media campaign planning.
  • Working with communications team to track and prepare award submissions.

Contact Info:
careers@republicarchitecture.ca

Checkwitch Poiron Architects – Architect / Intern Architect

Position / Title Seeking:
Architect or Intern Architect for Checkwitch Poiron Architects – Vancouver office and Nanaimo office

Level of Experience:
Junior to Intermediate

Organization Name:
Checkwitch Poiron Architects

Organization Description:
Checkwitch Poiron Architects Inc. (CPA) is an young, detail-oriented, internationally recognized and award-winning architectural firm with offices in Nanaimo and Vancouver, British Columbia. Our projects range between a wide variety of building types including, cultural, institutional, residential, civic and commercial projects located on Vancouver Island, the mainland and coastal islands of British Columbia. We are a fun, small studio-based firm that fosters the growth and professional development of our employees through mentoring and a design-driven work atmosphere.

Job Description:
Checkwitch Poiron Architects Inc. is seeking to fill positions in both our downtown Vancouver office and Nanaimo office. We are looking for a proactive, organized and team-oriented individuals for permanent full time positions. The successful candidates will ideally possess the following attributes:

  •  Architect AIBC, or enrolled in IAP (Intern Architect AIBC)
  • fluency in English with excellent oral and written skills
  • excellent design ability
  • knowledge of current codes and municipal zoning requirements
  • strong technical detailing ability
  • experience with design and construction document preparation
  • proficiency with Vectorworks software is a strong asset
  • self-motivated with a keen interest in architecture and building
  • experience in wood-frame construction, Passive Haus, LEED, and AutoCAD are also desired assets.

Contact Info:
Candidates will only be considered if they:

  • respond to careers@cparch.ca (no mail, drop-in, or telephone enquiries please)
  • specify in which office which they are seeking employment; Nanaimo, Vancouver, or either
  • forward a portfolio including examples of work completed by the applicant with information stating to what portions of projects they directly contributed
  • forward a resume or CV including eduction, experience and references

Refer to our website www.cparch.ca for more information regarding our firm.

Ankenman Associates Architects Inc. – Architect

Ankenman.pngAnkenman Associates Architects Inc.

If you are interested in playing a vital role in a well-established firm (38 years) and have a desire for a long-term position with potential for growth, we offer a relaxed studio environment in sunny Crescent Beach (beside White Rock, British Columbia) with a competitive salary and benefits package.

Ankenman Associates Architects Inc. is an award winning multi disciplinary firm, currently involved in a wide range of residential, commercial, institutional and masterplanning projects.  You can visit our web site at www.aaai.bc.ca for further information.

We are currently looking for highly motivated and skilled individual to fill the following position.

Senior Architect (Registered, Potential Partnership Opportunity)

Working closely with partners to mentor and coordinate an in-house team on various projects through the project delivery process.

Requirements Include:

  • Registered Architect with AIBC or eligible to be registered in the Province of BC
  • Minimum 10 years local experience
  • Ability to see a project through all stages from design to construction
  • Experienced in managing, coordinating, and expediting design and construction documents
  • Overseeing all aspects of major architectural projects through all phases including Contract Administration
  • Adept at establishing solid client relationships and a track record of successfully coordinating and resolving issues with owners, consultants and contractors
  • Attend Client and Consultant meetings, project coordination
  • Construction Administration/ Field Review for small-med. sized projects.
  • Advanced skills in Revit 2018/AutoCAD 2018 and MS Office (Word, Outlook and Excel)
  • Good understanding of BC Building Codes (BCBC 2012) and local By-Laws
  • A self-starter with the ability to work independently as well as with a team
  • Attention to detail, thorough, organized, and good communication skills
  • Excellent time management skills and ability to meet deadlines

All submissions will be held in strict confidence. Only qualified applicants will be contacted. Please send your résumés, portfolios and cover letters via email as listed below. No phone calls or drop-ins please.

Suite 200, 12321 Beecher Street,
Crescent Beach, B.C. V4A 3A7
Email       arch@aaai.bc.ca

 

 

Ankenman Marchand Architects – Technologist

Position / Title Seeking:
Intermediate Technologist

Level of Experience:
Intermediate

Organization Name:
Ankenman Marchand Architects

Organization Description:
AMA is a mid-size award-winning design firm established in 1991 with offices near Granville Island. Projects range from multi-unit residential and mixed-use to a wide variety of commercial, recreational and single-family residential.

Job Description:
Ankenman Marchand Architects is seeking Intermediate Architectural Technologists or Intern Architects with the following assets:

  • At least 1 year practical experience in an architect’s office
  • Advanced Revit skills
  • Local experience
  • Ability to work independently as well as with a team
  • Attention to detail, thorough, organized
  • Good communication skills and fluency in English
  • Must be registered with the AIBC, or eligible to be registered in the province of British Columbia

Additional Assets:

  • Good understanding of BC Building Code 2012 and Vancouver Building By-Law 2014.
  • LEED AP
  • Enthusiastic attitude
  • Salary commensurate with experience

Contact Info:
Please forward your resume by email to employment@amarchitects.com
Please do not contact by phone

City of Burnaby – Building Technologist

Position / Title Seeking:
Building Technologist

Level of Experience:
Junior to Intermediate

Organization Name:
City of Burnaby

Organization Description:
The goal of the City of Burnaby and its employees is to consistently deliver first class service and services to our community. With this in mind, we hire people who share the same passion, those with the drive and determination to grow with and contribute to our already exceptional team. People like you!

Job Description:
This is specialized work entailing responsibility for the provision of effective plan checking service to ensure that new construction projects and alterations/additions to existing buildings/structures meet the design and life safety standards of the municipality prior to issuing building permits. The Building Technologist will manage the review of complex projects; coordinate the processing of applications through various City Departments; provide assistance to departmental staff in interpreting the BC Building Code, regulations and by-laws; clarify problem areas with the plans; participate in the development of departmental and inspection staff in matters related to interpretation of the BC Building Code; and perform other related work as required.

Qualifications include graduation from an Institute of Technology with a Diploma in Building Technology, and will have considerable related experience in a municipal, building, architectural, or engineering field; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Thorough knowledge of the BC Building Code, Building and Zoning by-laws and related departmental policies and procedures is required, as well as considerable knowledge of building construction materials, National Fire Code of Canada and the Provincial Fire Services Act. The successful candidate will possess the ability to read, interpret and understand plans, drawings and specifications for complex buildings and to suggest corrections and changes where needed; deal effectively with a wide variety of staff, owners, builders, professionals and the general public as well as possess the ability to participate in the review of policies and by-laws. BOABC Level III Certificate and Driver’s License for the Province of British Columbia are required.

SALARY RANGE: $5,666 – 5,902 – 6,160 – 6,422 – 6,689/month
STATUS: Regular Full Time
SCHEDULE: 70 hours bi-weekly

The closing date for this competition has been extended until Tuesday June 5, 2018. New applications are welcome!

Contact Info:
Please apply directly online at www.burnaby.ca/careers.

Copies of relevant professional certificates, degrees, or tickets will be required at the time of the interview.

Please contact Human Resources at 604-294-7303 if you do not receive a confirmation email within one hour of submitting your application online.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those considered for an interview will be contacted.

Evoke International Design Inc. – Architectural Graduate

Position / Title Seeking:
Architectural Graduate

Level of Experience:
Intermediate

Organization Name:
Evoke International Design Inc

Organization Description:
Evoke International Design Inc. is an interdisciplinary design studio based in Vancouver, Canada. Formed in 2000, Evoke has extensive experience in a variety of design disciplines including building and spatial design, interiors and graphic design. These multi-disciplines manifest themselves through our work in corporate office design; restaurant, entertainment and retail design; and single-family residential projects. We approach design from a collaborative point of view and align ourselves with clients that share our modern aesthetic values and creative process. The resulting project should be a well-integrated design that doesn’t rely on overly trendy concepts: it is about composition and the combination of form, function and innovation to achieve the client-unique design objective. You can visit our website at www.evoke.ca for further company information.

Note that Evoke is limited to working in the exceptions of the Architects Act, as outlined in Section 60.

Job Description:

  • post-secondary degree in Architecture
  • 3- 5 years post-graduate experience
  • experience in residential and commercial design
  • strong technical knowledge of building codes, building structures, construction and envelope details and contract documents
  • contract administration experience (RFIs, field reviews, shop drawings, site instructions)
  • ability to be flexible and multi-task
  • excellent design, presentation and communication skills
  • software knowledge: Vectorworks, Sketchup, Adobe Creative Suite and MS Office on Mac platform

Contact Info:
Please forward resumes and pdf portfolios to: studio@evoke.ca. Please note that only those selected for an interview will be contacted. All inquiries will be kept confidential.

Gustavson Wylie Architects Inc. – Architectural Technologist / Intern Architect

Gustavson Wylie Architects Inc.

Position:          
Architectural Technologist AIBC / Intern Architect AIBC

Gustavson Wylie Architects Inc. is a growing medium sized architectural firm specializing in corporate, institutional, commercial, tenant improvements and multi-use construction.  We currently have an opening for a registered Architectural Technologist or Intern Architect with the AIBC.  Applicants should have a minimum of 3 years experience in an Architectural firm and must have knowledge in Revit.  Individuals with job site experience, permitting, AutoCAD, Photoshop, Vectorworks, and Adobe In-Design are preferred.  This is an intermediate to senior position and applicants will need to demonstrate their knowledge during the interview process. Must be registered with the AIBC, or eligible to be registered in the province of British Columbia.

Resumes may be delivered or emailed to:
Gustavson Wylie Architects Inc.
4th Floor-576 Seymour St. Vancouver, B.C., V6B 3K1
Fax: (604) 687-4203
email: careers@gwa.ca

No telephone inquiries please.

Salary will be dependent on experience and qualifications.  We thank all applicants but only those short listed will be contacted.

Do not hesitate to call should you have any questions.  Thank you.

 

Gustavson Wylie Architects Inc. – Assistant / 3-D Renderer

Gustavson Wylie Architects Inc.

Positions:
Assistant / 3-D Renderer

Gustavson Wylie Architects Inc. is a medium sized architectural firm specializing in corporate, institutional, commercial, tenant improvements and multi-use construction.  We currently have an opening for an Administrative Assistant or 3-D Renderer.  Applicants should have exceptional organizational skills and be able to work independently and as a member of our team.  Individuals with some experience in 3d Max, Rhino, Revit, Google Sketch-up, AutoCAD, Grasshopper, Photoshop and Adobe In-Design Experience are preferred.  This is an entry level position but applicants with a minimum of 2 years of Post Secondary Education is required.

Resumes may be faxed, delivered or emailed to:
Gustavson Wylie Architects Inc.
4th Floor-576 Seymour St. Vancouver, B.C., V6B 3K1
Fax: (604) 687-4203
email: careers@gwa.ca

No telephone inquiries please.

Salary will be dependent on experience and qualifications.  We thank all applicants but only those short listed will be contacted.

Do not hesitate to call should you have any questions.  Thank you.

Hlynsky + Davis Architects Inc. – Architect

HDA

POSITION/TITLE SEEKING:
Intermediate Level Architect

ORGANIZATION DESCRIPTION:
HLYNSKY + DAVIS ARCHITECTS INC. is a stable, 6 person full service practice located in West Vancouver specializing in Custom Homes and University Projects. We are looking for a team player with excellent organizational skill, graphic sense, local building code knowledge and a passion for design + detail.

To learn more about Hlynsky + Davis Architects Inc. visit our website:  www.hlynsky.ca

Responsibilities include:

  • Design input
  • Interfacing with clients, municipalities and contractors
  • Project organization
  • Drawing production and review
  • Consultant coordination
  • Contract administration

You are able to demonstrate:

  • Strong organizational and graphic skills
  • An ability to work independently and as a member of a larger team
  • Minimum 3 years North American experience
  • Registered or eligible for AIBC registration
  • AutoCAD, SketchUp proficiency
  • Photoshop and rendering ability an asset

No phone calls or drop ins, please. Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

CONTACT INFO:
cathie@hlynsky.ca

Please submit:

  • Cover letter indicating interest in the position (PDF)
  • Resume (PDF)
  • PDF attachments indicating representative portfolio work.

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Gateway Architecture – Architects/ Architectural Technologists

Architects/ Architectural Technologists (Intermediate/Senior)

Gateway Architecture is seeking candidates to join our growing team.
The successful applicant requires the following:

  • Be registered with the AIBC, or eligible to be registered in the province of British Columbia
  • Architectural Degree or Architectural Technology Diploma.
  • Experience in design of wood frame and concrete multi-family residential projects.
  • Experience in the use of Vectorworks, Sketchup, and Microsoft Office
  • Strong technical understanding of building construction and codes.
  • Effective communications skills and proficiency in verbal and written English

Please submit resumes in pdf format via email to:
ga@designvancouver.com