Station One Architects – Construction Field Reviewer

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Join a culture of innovative and creative problem solvers teaming together to create cutting-edge design solutions in our award winning architectural and landscape architectural studio. Always learning, not content with status-quo, we encourage individual and team development and continually exceed client expectations in various dimensions.

Each team member is truly valued with collaboration and open communication essential, plus opportunities for growth encouraged with dynamic projects in education & community facilities, affordable & care housing, and mixed use, residential, & commercial. Continually expanding, SOA’s projects extend from the rugged west coast of Vancouver Island, to urban Vancouver and suburbs, through the Okanagan to BC’s interior and beyond.

What’s behind the growing movement to BC’s lower mainland? (https://youtu.be/GKYn3Z10UnI)

  • Canada’s warmest winter climate
  • an outdoor mecca – surrounded by lakes, rivers, mountains, world-class fishing, golfing, hiking and skiing
  • the ocean beaches are within an hour’s drive, and Vancouver is next door
  • affordable living in an outdoor paradise
  • stress relief without commuting into the hectic city

Enjoy Friday afternoons off in Summer, and don’t get stuck in a rut – love where you work! Click on www.soarchitects.com to see your potential, and connect with us on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter to keep up on the latest SOA culture.

Field Review Services:

Seeking a talented individual to ensure what is constructed conforms to Code and the Architectural drawings, based out of our Abbotsford or Chilliwack office. Must be proactive, detail-oriented, communicates well and has experience with the construction industry. Review projects in the construction phase on-site to ensure conformity, coordinate changes, review shop drawings, lead site meetings and coordinate with the project team to ensure a smooth-running project.

The ideal candidate will be a team player who has:

  • Minimum 2-year Architectural Technology Diploma, or equivalent
  • Minimum 5 years experience with BC construction methods and projects
  • Proficient knowledge in BC Building Code and its application to construction projects required
  • Certificate in fire-stopping procedures
  • Experience with reviewing shop drawings and processing construction administration paperwork
  • Valid BC drivers’ license, own vehicle and ability to drive throughout BC
  • Excellent English written, verbal and visual communication skills
  • Organized, able to work well independently, flexible

This full-time position is available May 4 with a competitive salary including full health & dental benefits, paid for by SOA. Apply by sending your cover letter and resume to soa@soarchitects.com. We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Station One Architects – Architectural Technologist

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Join a culture of innovative and creative problem solvers teaming together to create cutting-edge design solutions in our award winning architectural and landscape architectural studio. Always learning, not content with status-quo, we encourage individual and team development and continually exceed client expectations in various dimensions.

Each team member is truly valued with collaboration and open communication essential, plus opportunities for growth encouraged with dynamic projects in education & community facilities, affordable & care housing, and mixed use, residential, & commercial. Continually expanding, SOA’s projects extend from the rugged west coast of Vancouver Island, to urban Vancouver and suburbs, through the Okanagan to BC’s interior and beyond.

What’s behind the growing movement to BC’s lower mainland? (https://youtu.be/GKYn3Z10UnI)

  • Canada’s warmest winter climate
  • an outdoor mecca – surrounded by lakes, rivers, mountains, world-class fishing, golfing, hiking and skiing
  • the ocean beaches are within an hour’s drive, and Vancouver is next door
  • affordable living in an outdoor paradise
  • stress relief without commuting into the hectic city

Enjoy Friday afternoons off in Summer, and don’t get stuck in a rut – love where you work! Click on www.soarchitects.com to see your potential, and connect with us on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter to keep up on the latest SOA culture.

Architectural Technologist:

Seeking experienced Technologists for our Abbotsford and Chilliwack offices who are proactive with passion for details, design experience, visual communication and Revit skills to assist and lead in the production of design and construction documents for a range of educational, institutional, health care and multifamily projects.

The ideal candidate will be a team player who has:

  • Proficiency in REVIT, Adobe, applicable graphic presentation and visualization programs.
  • Diploma or Post-Secondary degree in Architecture or Building Sciences with minimum 5+ years’ experience in the production of construction drawings for multiple medium to large scale projects.
  • Excellent English written, verbal and visual communication skills.
  • Organized, able to work well independently, multi-task and prioritize with multiple deadlines in a creative, high performance culture.
  • Experience with wood-frame construction and BC Building Code.
  • Experience in multi-family or educational facility design and document preparation is beneficial.
  • Ability to prepare and assemble complete construction documents for permit application and tender.
  • A love for learning, to grow in their position and likes a challenge.
  • Registered with the AIBC or eligible to be registered in BC.

This full-time position is available May 4 with a competitive salary including full health & dental benefits, premiums paid for by SOA. Apply by emailing your cover letter, resume and maximum 10 page PDF portfolio to soa@soarchitects.com. We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Ciccozzi Architecture Inc. – Intermediate Technologist

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Position:
Intermediate Technologist

Organization Name:
Ciccozzi Architecture Inc.

Organization Description:

Ciccozzi Architecture Inc. is an award-winning architectural firm providing comprehensive and creative architectural services to an extensive list of private and corporate clients. Multi-family residential projects (townhomes to high-rise apartment towers), retail, commercial and mixed-use developments make up most of our current work. We also offer vast experience in custom single-family homes, resort and hotel design, industrial and institutional work.

Ciccozzi Architecture Inc. is a mid sized architectural firm located in downtown Vancouver. The firm is growing, and we are now seeking talented, dedicated individuals to join our team on existing and upcoming projects including high rise, mid rise and townhouse residential projects as well as commercial and industrial projects

We are currently recruiting for an Intermediate Technologist with 5+ years of experience including some  local experience.

Required Skills / Experience / Qualifications:

  • A degree or diploma in architectural or building technology from an accredited institution
  • Minimum three years of work experience
  • Experiences in preparation of design and construction drawings
  • Competence in coordination with design consultants
  • Contract administration and Field Review experience is an asset
  • Experience with VectorWorks and/or AutoCAD
  • Familiarity with Revit & SketchUp is an asset
  • Ability to work well with a team and independently
  • Have knowledge of applicable building codes/standards and a proven work history working with construction documents.
  • Possess strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Have a proven track record of maintaining high quality standards while working with tight deadlines
  • Well organized, attention to detail
  • Problem solver who works well under pressure with a can-do attitude.
  • Have high initiative and be self-motivated.

Ciccozzi Architecture provides an open and collaborative teamwork environment with opportunities for professional growth.  Interested and qualified individuals are invited to submit their resume and portfolio to hr@ciccozziarchitecture.com

We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.    No phone calls and drop-ins please.

Ciccozzi Architecture Inc. – Senior Architect

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Position / Title Seeking:
Senior Architect

Organization Name:
Ciccozzi Architecture Inc.

Organization Description:

Ciccozzi Architecture Inc. is a mid sized architectural firm located in downtown Vancouver, BC. Our work covers a range of project types including Multi Family Residential, Mixed Use and Commercial.

The firm is growing, and we are now seeking talented, dedicated individuals to join our team on existing and upcoming projects including an office tower and hotel, high rise, mid rise and townhouse residential projects as well as and commercial and industrial projects

We are currently looking for a Senior Architect with 12+ years of experience, with a minimum of 6 years local experience in a construction administration role for complex mixed-use residential developments.

The ideal candidate is a self-motivated professional with extensive experience in contract documentation and contract administration. We require a person with strong communication and leadership skills and an ability to lead a team in residential and mixed-use projects. Applicants must be registered with the AIBC, or eligible to be registered in the province of British Columbia.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Work closely with the Partner and Senior Project Managers.
  • Lead a project team through the preparation of contract documents.
  • Establish and maintain effective and professional liaisons with clients and authorities having jurisdiction.
  • Be the prime contact to the General Contractor during construction phase until completion
  • Conduct on-site visits to review compliance with contract documents; to observe and report on work in progress; preparation of Field Reviews.
  • Exercise independent judgement and analysis of significant issues and find a resolution.
  • Respond to Contractor RFI’s, issue SI’s and perform submittal
  • Chair and prepare minutes for all contract document preparation/consultant coordination meetings and construction progress meetings.
  • Maintain up-to-date project records.
  • Establish and maintain project criteria and communicate it to project teams.

Required Skills / Experience / Qualifications:

  • Proficiency with Vectorworks. AutoCAD and/or REVIT an asset.
  • Have exceptional technical, communication and leadership skills, which enable you to manage projects with confidence and ease.
  • Have knowledge of applicable building codes/standards and a proven work history working with construction documents.
  • Be comfortable managing multiple projects concurrently.
  • Possess strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Have a proven track record of maintaining high quality standards while working to tight deadlines
  • Well organized, strict attention to detail
  • Good trouble shooter and problem solver who works well under pressure with a can-do attitude.
  • Have high initiative and be self-motivated.
  • Possess a minimum Bachelor of Architecture

Ciccozzi Architecture provides an open and collaborative teamwork environment with a potential for professional growth.  A competitive salary and benefits package is available corresponding to qualifications and experience.  Interested and qualified individuals are invited to submit their resumes to:

Email:
hr@ciccozziarchitecture.com

Submit your resume and portfolio in confidence by email (pdf please) indicating the position you are applying for in the “Subject” line.

We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.    No phone calls and drop-ins please.

James K.M. Cheng Architects Inc. – Project Architects / Project Designers

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Positions:  Project Architects and Project Designers

James KM Cheng Architects Inc. is currently seeking for an experienced project architects and project designers for few significant projects in Vancouver.  We are a design firm that specializes in high quality interior design, residential, commercial, institutional buildings and master plan communities.  Candidates should have the following basic qualifications: 

  • An architectural degree
  • A minimum of 5 – 8 years of experience in design development and construction documents.  Revit experience must required.
  • Strong graphic presentation skills and experience with programs such as Photoshop, Sketch-Up, Enscape and other 3D software
  • Excellent interpersonal communication and organizational skills along with the ability to work in a fast-paced, dynamic team environment.
  • Architects must be registered with the AIBC or eligible to be registered in the province of British Columbia

These positions will provide opportunities to participate in development of high-quality design concepts as well as actively involved in all phases design development and construction.  Please email your resume and brief portfolio in PDF format for consideration to info@jamescheng.com. Strictly NO telephone inquiries and only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

Studio One Architecture Inc. – Intermediate Architect

Position / Title Seeking:
Intermediate Architect

Level of Experience:
Intermediate

Organization Name:
Studio One Architecture

Organization Description:
Studio One Architecture (SOA) is a Vancouver based, well-established, medium-sized firm providing architectural, urban planning and interior design services. We work on a wide range of project types that include airport/transportation, multi-family residential, commercial, mixed-use, recreational, industrial and hospitality developments. Our design philosophy focuses on project individuality, honesty and quality.

We are looking for exceptional individuals with dedication to the architectural profession to join our growing team. We offer a friendly, collaborative office environment and support the growth of our staff. Our goal is to nurture a long-term relationship with our team members.

Job Description:
We have an opening for a full-time permanent position for an Intermediate Architect.
The role is to manage projects from conception to construction. Must be comfortable working in a team or independently throughout all of the of the project phases.
• Minimum 5 years post graduate professional experience in the industry (minimum 2 years local experience a must).
• Strong conceptual design skills.
• Good knowledge in all aspects of design development, Development and Building Permit submissions and preparation of contract drawings and documents.
• Good knowledge of local building codes and bylaws.
• Experience in REVIT and AutoCAD.
• Experience in a variety of project types.
• Experience in a variety of construction systems including wood frame, concrete and steel.
• Experience in 3D Visualization an asset.
• Good communication skills and fluency in English required.
• Must be registered with the AIBC or eligible to be registered in the province of British Columbia

Contact Info: Please email your cover letter and resume to:
soa@studioonearchitecture.ca

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

Republic Architecture Inc. – Building Condition Assessor

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Position / Title Seeking:

Building Condition Assessor

Level of Experience:
Intermediate

Organization Name:
Republic Architecture Inc.

Organization Description:
We are Republic Architecture Inc., a group of individuals who are passionate about our work and committed to a collaborative approach to design and practice. Our desire to produce thoughtful and sustainable projects that engage the public is at the heart of everything we do. Central to that is our service of providing thorough, sensible advice for our clients in the management of their facilities.

Job Description.:
We are looking to add a Building Condition Assessor to our team, responsible for the evaluation of building components within our clients’ facilities. This position includes:
• Conducting elemental evaluation of building components for a variety of institutional clients across the country.
• Documentation of building components with written descriptions and photographs.
• Collaborating alongside a broad, multidisciplinary consultant team and our client groups.
• Producing comprehensive building condition reports using audit software and client-determined templates.
• Contributing to the office endeavours and initiatives including business development activities.
• Familiarity with building maintenance and repair with a focus on collaborative problem-solving based on life cycle cost analysis.

Preference will be given to a motivated individual or an architect who enjoys periodic travel and has familiarity with building science, building components and their condition, especially architectural and interior finishes. Applicants should be familiar with construction, engineering, architecture, or a related field. Candidates should be comfortable working in Microsoft Excel, Access, Word and Adobe Acrobat. Applicants must be registered with the AIBC or eligible to register with the AIBC. Specific asset validation software training will be provided.

Contact Info:
If you’re looking for the opportunity to be part of a dynamic and growing firm in Winnipeg, we want to hear from you. Email your resume in confidence to careers@republicarchitecture.ca

Integra Architecture Inc. – Intermediate Level Architect / Architectural Technologist

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Position: Intermediate Level Architect / Architectural Technologist

Firm Profile:

Integra Architecture Inc. is an award-winning architecture firm located in downtown Vancouver. We are an evolving team of thoughtful innovators in architecture who value strong client relationships, effective communication, and high-quality sustainable design that makes a significant impact on our communities and people’s lives. Our portfolio includes all types of residential buildings, mixed-use projects, renovations and seniors housing.

As we continue to grow, we are seeking experienced intermediate level architects and architectural technologists to join our team. Successful candidates will have diverse portfolios that showcase their individual design approach, passion and skill within in each project.  We offer an energetic and social work environment where each member of our team has the opportunity to take part and contribute to all aspects of project delivery.

What we offer:

  • Competitive salary & bonus structure (commensurate with experience)
  • Health benefits package
  • Commitment to support development and growth within the profession

Job Requirements:

  • 3+ years of experience
  • Post-Secondary Degree in Architecture or a Diploma in Architectural Technology
  • Must be registered with the AIBC, or eligible to be registered in the province of B.C
  • LEED and/or Passive House Accreditation an asset
  • Proficient in ArchiCAD preferred or other BIM software; willingness to learn Archicad
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Bluebeam PDF preferred
  • Produce architectural documentation for all phases of project work
  • Proven ability to excel in a fast-paced, collaborative environment
  • Adobe creative suite & 3D rendering considered an asset
  • Experience developing projects from schematic design through construction drawings
  • Be a positive, proactive individual with excellent interpersonal and communications skills
  • Well-versed in managing and communicating with clients, consultants and project team
  • Working knowledge of VBBL & BC Building Codes; wood and concrete construction; sustainable building concepts and design
  • Construction Administrattion and field review an asset
  • Communicate effectively orally and in writing

We request that qualified applicants send their resume and brief portfolio to: info@integra-arch.com.

Please indicate the position you are applying for in the subject line.

No drop in’s, faxes, or hardcopies. Only qualified candidates will be contacted for interviews.

Integra Architecture Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, nationality, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

 

Integra Architecture Inc. – Senior Level Architect / Architectural Technologist

INTEGRA ARCHITECTURE INC.

Position: Senior Level Architect / Architectural Technologist

Firm Profile:

Integra Architecture Inc. is an award-winning architecture firm located in downtown Vancouver. We are an evolving team of thoughtful innovators in architecture who value strong client relationships, effective communication, and high-quality sustainable design that makes a significant impact on our communities and people’s lives. Our portfolio includes all types of residential buildings, mixed-use projects, renovations and seniors housing.

As we continue to grow, we are seeking experienced senior level architects and architectural technologists to join our team. Successful candidates will have diverse portfolios that showcase their individual design approach, passion and skill within in each project. The position is ideal for those looking to make a career move with the potential for growth in a dynamic, expanding firm. We offer an energetic and social work environment where each member of our team has the opportunity to take part and contribute to all aspects of project delivery.

What we offer:

  • Competitive salary & bonus structure (commensurate with experience)
  • Health benefits package
  • Commitment to support development and growth within the profession

Job Requirements:

  • 10+ years of experience preferred; minimum 5 years of architectural or architectural technologist experience on small to medium scale projects
  • Post-Secondary Degree in Architecture or a Diploma in Architectural Technology
  • Must be registered with the AIBC, or eligible to be registered in the province of B.C
  • LEED and/or Passive House Accreditation an asset
  • Proficient in ArchiCAD preferred or other BIM software; willingness to learn Archicad
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office: Word, Exceland Bluebeam PDF preferred
  • Produce architectural documentation for all phases of project work
  • Proven ability to excel in a fast-paced, collaborative environment
  • Ability to lead and manage small- to medium-sized project team
  • Be a positive, proactive individual with excellent interpersonal and communications skills
  • Strong technical, project management, creative thinking and design skills
  • Well-versed in managing and communicating with clients, consultants and project team
  • Working knowledge of VBBL & BC Building Codes; wood and concrete construction; sustainable building concepts and design
  • Familiarity with contract language and knowledge of liability scenarios
  • Construction Administration and field review an asset
  • Communicate effectively orally and in writing

We request that qualified applicants send their resume and brief portfolio to: info@integra-arch.com.

Please indicate the position you are applying for in the subject line.

No drop in’s, faxes, or hardcopies. Only qualified candidates will be contacted for interviews.

Integra Architecture Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, nationality, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Pacific West Architecture Inc. – Architect / Architectural Technologist

Position / Title Seeking:
Architect/ Architectural Technologist

Level of Experience:
Senior

Organization Name:
Pacific West Architecture

Organization Description: Pacific West Architecture Inc. is an architectural and interior design firm located in Vancouver, BC. Our work covers a wide range of project types including Multi Family Residential, Healthcare, Commercial, Industrial, Single-family Residential and Interior design. Please check our website: www.pwaarchitecture.com

We are looking for people who are specifically suited to our immediate needs as well as those who exhibit an interest and potential for future leadership positions in our firm. The ideal candidate possesses strong technical knowledge, experience in coordinating construction documentation and managing multiple projects.

Job Description:
• More than 10 years local experience on multi-family, commercial and industrial projects utilizing architectural technology
• Ability to see a project through all stages from design to construction
• Good knowledge of local codes and building science.
• Competency in all aspects of contract documentation, working drawings, detailing, development/building permit submissions, envelope details, review shop drawings, prepare tender and construction documents
• Attend Client and Consultant meetings, project coordination
• Participate in and lead team discussions on technical and other project related issues
• Resolve complex technical/design issues and provide guidance to team and consultants
• Prepare, review and ensure accuracy of technical documents
• Proficiency in AutoCAD,
• Detail and Design Implementation and on Site Construction Review
• Excellent time management skills and ability to meet deadlines
• Registered with the AIBC or eligible for registration in British Columbia
• This job is offered for either part time or full time basis. We offer competitive pay and flexible work schedule

Contact Info:
Please send Please submit resume, portfolio and work samples to info@pwaarchitecture.com. Please no mail or telephone enquiries.

Architecture49 Inc. – Architect

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Position / Title Seeking:
Architect

Level of Experience:
Intermediate

Organization Name:
Architecture49

Organization Description:
Architecture49 is a growing firm with promising career opportunities for talented people. Our offices, situated from coast to coast across Canada, house a diverse and accomplished group of architects, interior designers, technologists, landscape architects, and support staff, and we are always looking for new people to enrich our team.

At A49, we foster friendly, open working environments where employees can thrive on congenial collaboration. We seek meaningful projects where we can build on our focused expertise and impact the communities in which we work. We strive to build strong relationships with clients and colleagues. We recognize the quality, motivation and commitment of our employees and celebrate their achievements.

Our offices have strong regional legacies, yet we are also a forward-thinking national firm focused on creativity, initiative, quality, sustainability and social responsibility. That sense of social responsibility extends to our employees and our commitment to their well-being and success. We offer a comprehensive benefits package, as well as a share purchase program and RRSP matching program. We value work-life balance and support various fitness and social initiatives. Professionally, we value our employees’ contributions and invest in their future, supporting continuous learning to help them develop their skills and expertise as they build and evolve their careers with us.

Job Description:
Architecture49Inc. is currently seeking an Architect. The preferable location for this position is Vancouver, however A49 offers a variety of remote working options which would potentially allow the successful candidate to work from another A49 location in Canada (must work Vancouver core office hours). This position will be responsible for the following:

RESPONSIBILITIES

Work with local team and A49 team to assist with our long-term strategic plans to develop and meet market and target client goals in transportation, industrial, sports and entertainment, laboratory/health care and
security and defence;
Assume leadership roles for our existing body of work with strong clients and a team of talented architects and engineers;
Validate that designs and deliverables conform to guidelines, code requirements and other regulations;
Advise team members on design and/or technical solutions specific to the project types;
Attend design team meetings; and
Attend project sites for construction observation.

QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED

A degree or diploma in Architecture from an accredited institution;
Must be a Registered Architect with AIBC, or immediately eligible to be registered;
7+ years of experience in leading large projects;
Strong listener, genuinely interested in people, and able to build followership among teammates and clients, alike;
Collaborative work style;
Great communicator – verbally and in written form;
Good mentor – colleagues feel that you have their best interests at heart;
Resourceful and creative problem solver, motivated and energetic; and
Has fun at work.

QUALIFICATIONS PREFERRED

Track record of developing new business and relationships with a variety of clients who may own, operate, develop, construct and lead projects;
Experience with multiple delivery models including design-build, P3, and design-bid-build;
Always looking for a more effective way to do things;
An extensive background in planning and design; and
Interested in the drivers and ideas impacting the current and future of architecture.

Contact Info:
https://phe.tbe.taleo.net/phe02/ats/careers/v2/viewRequisition?org=WSP&cws=65&rid=16339

Gradual Architecture Inc. – Revit Specialist

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Position / Title Seeking:
Revit Specialist

Level of Experience:
Intermediate – Senior

Organization Name:
Gradual Architecture Inc.

Organization Description:
Gradual Architecture Inc. is an energetic and vibrant architectural design firm which provides full architectural services to our wide range of clients all over the Lower Mainland.

Job Description.:
§ This position is for an intermedium or senior architectural technologist.
§ Excellent Revit skill is a must
§ Vecktorworks Experience is an asset
§ Minimum 3-year location experiences
§ Knowledge of local Building Code
§ BCIT graduates preferred
§ Excellent communication skills
§ Self-directed, attention to detail.
§ Willingness to learn and self-taught ability
§ Knowledge of wood frame, concrete tilt-up construction.
§ Term can be flexible in terms of Full time or On-Contract
§ Competitive remuneration
§ Extended Health Benefit

Contact Info:
Please email a CV and a portfolio pdf file with work samples to info@gradualarchitecture.com.

Only those persons selected for interviews will be contacted.

Measured Architecture Inc. – Architectural Student

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Position / Title Seeking:
Architectural Student

Level of Experience:
Junior

Organization Name:
Measured Architecture

Organization Description:
Measured Architecture is a Vancouver-based studio practice focused on modern design, interiors and landscapes. From our inception in 2007, we have delivered exceptional public and private environments that are stimulating to occupy and fundamental to their surroundings. As a full-service firm, Measured is present on projects from start to finish, ensuring that the ideas conceived in the beginning with clients are manifest at the end. We achieve this through close collaboration with all members of the project team, including consultants, contractors, trades and artisans.

Job Description:
Measured Architecture is seeking an architectural student [or recent graduate} with summer experience in an architectural firm. Students ideally to be in a Masters Program. Experience with Revit, Rhino, Sketchup, Adobe InDesign and AutoCAD are required. The successful candidate will be hard working, passionate about architecture and interior design with good drafting and documentation skills. Good technical expertise will be an asset.

Contact Info:
Please ensure all requirements are met before applying. Please email PDF’s only of your cover letter, resume, reference + sample construction documentation to:

Attn: Clinton Cuddington, Principal

jobs@measured.ca

Only emailed PDF’s will be accepted. No phone calls, hard copies or drop- ins please.

Measured Architecture Inc. – Interior Design Student

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Position / Title Seeking:
Interior Design Student

Level of Experience:
Junior

Organization Name:
Measured Architecture

Organization Description:
Measured Architecture is a Vancouver-based studio practice focused on modern design, interiors and landscapes. From our inception in 2007, we have delivered exceptional public and private environments that are stimulating to occupy and fundamental to their surroundings. As a full-service firm, Measured is present on projects from start to finish, ensuring that the ideas conceived in the beginning with clients are manifest at the end. We achieve this through close collaboration with all members of the project team, including consultants, contractors, trades and artisans.

Job Description:
Measured Architecture is seeking an interior design student [or recent graduate] with summer experience in an architectural firm. Students ideally to be in a Masters Program. Experience with Revit, Rhino, Sketchup, Adobe InDesign and AutoCAD are required. The successful candidate will be hard working, passionate about architecture and interior design with good drafting and documentation skills. Good technical expertise will be an asset.

Contact Info:
Please ensure all requirements are met before applying. Please email PDF’s only of your cover letter, resume, reference + sample construction documentation to:

Attn: Clinton Cuddington, Principal

jobs@measured.ca

Only emailed PDF’s will be accepted. No phone calls, hard copies or drop- ins please.

Lamoureux Architect Incorporated – Architect

Intermediate or Senior Architect (West Vancouver)

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We are a 14-person firm based in West Vancouver, BC dedicated to designing spectacular custom residences. Current projects include homes in California, Whistler, Vancouver and West Vancouver.

Position:
Intermediate or Senior Architect

Job Description: 
– Work collaboratively with Project Architects to facilitate the design development and production of detailed working drawing packages
– Read and understand consultant drawings and documents and coordinate them with the architectural in a fast-paced environment
– Problem solve with technical detailing, while maintaining the integrity of the design intent, throughout the working drawing process
– Interpret conceptual sketches and create technical drawings while respecting conventions of Building Science

Job Requirements: 
– A diploma or degree in Building Technology or Architecture from an accredited post-secondary institution
– A minimum of 2-3 years of work experience in an architectural office. Preferably on custom residential related projects
– Proficiency with Vectorworks on Macintosh is preferred
– Familiarity with the Provincial Building Codes, Bylaws, and a solid understanding of building envelope technology
– Great interpersonal skills for working in a team environment
– We need an energetic and solution-based person who thinks clearly on their feet with excellent organizational and technical skills
– For the right candidate this will be a full-time position with future potential
– Applicant must be registered with the AIBC, or eligible to be registered in the province of British Columbia

If you think you are the right candidate, please respond with a resume and cover letter.
No phone calls please.

Chris Dikeakos Architects Inc. – Intern Architect

Position / Title Seeking:
Intern Architect

Level of Experience:
Junior to Intermediate

Organization Name:
CDA

Organization Description:
CDA is of one of North America’s leading Architectural firms in the design of Multi-Family and Mixed Use Projects transforming skylines spanning broadly over the West Coast with offices in Burnaby, and Los Angeles. The firm also has significant expertise in the design of entertainment complexes including theatre, hotel, F&B, retail, convention and gaming components.

We are currently seeking an Intern Architect with experience in the large Mixed Use High-Rise developments who thrives in a fast-paced, collaborative environment. This incumbent will be a positive, dynamic and proactive individual who possesses strong design skills with a graphic sensibility, interpersonal and communication skills, is highly creative, and skilled at working on the front end of projects, focusing on schematic and conceptual design.

Job Description.:

• Create a variety of material including sketches, renderings, models, presentation boards, material boards, graphics, details, sections, elevations and schedules
• Assist in preparation of rezoning submission and development permit packages
• Understands design philosophies, overall building design concepts, design software technology and delivery methods
• Understands and responds to the technical implications of design decisions
• Develop design and technical design solutions for specific areas of project and ensure the design integrity through the design development, construction documents and construction phase.
• Consistently create high-quality designs in both schematic and conceptual phases
• Experience with High-Rise/Mixed Use Residential and Commercial
• Collaborate with Senior Architects to ensure designs support project goals following CDA’s level of standards
• Ability to handle multiple project responsibilities simultaneously
Requirements
• A minimum of 5 years’ experience and be registered with AIBC as an Intern or eligible to become registered
• Master’s Degree in Architecture
• Proficient in 3D and 2D graphics software (Revit, Lumion, Sketchup)
• Excellent Oral and Written Communication Skills
• Knowledge of B.C. Building Code, Municipal Laws, and environmental regulations/standards

CDA is an equal opportunity employer. We provide competitive salary in the industry, an extensive benefits program including Group RRSP with a company match. We offer an opportunity to be a part of an open and collaborative team work environment with potential for growth,

Contact Info:
If you are interested in joining our team with the desire to be part of a fast-paced growing Firm and exciting range of projects both in B.C. and abroad please contact us at jobs@dikeakos.com

Cover Architectural Collaborative Inc. – Architectural Technologist

Architectural Technologist

WHY WORK AT COVER?

Cover Architectural Collaborative Inc. is a growing architect firm, registered with AIBC and located in beautiful Nelson, BC.  Through a collaborative approach, Cover Architecture fosters an atmosphere of creativity, teamwork and success where each member of our team has the opportunity to contribute. We work across a broad range of scales and typologies, including health care, residential, commercial, institutional, and industrial.  Cover Architecture is a leader in the application of the Passive House low energy building standard, as well as the new Province of BC Energy Step-Code.

Position: Cover Architecture is seeking an Architectural Technologist beginner to intermediate level.

Location: Nelson, BC is an amazing community to live, work and play. Our firm has attracted employees from across Canada for the career opportunities at our firm, and to enjoy the beautiful outdoor adventures in the Kootenays. Cover Architecture is willing to consider remote work for the immediate future, with plans for the candidate to relocate to Nelson once the situation allows.

Hours: Full-time Monday to Friday 8:30-4:30

Responsibilities:

  • Be involved in the full life cycle of the project, from design and planning, pre-construction, construction, to project close-out
  • Assist the Principal and Project Manager in project design and related administration
  • Work alongside and regularly communicate with owners, architects, contractors and engineers
  • Review, interpret and update Architectural drawings and specifications
  • Translate ideas, sketches and specifications of an engineer, architect or designer into working plans
  • Maintain accurate and up-to-date shop drawings, track the status of RFI’s, obtain quotations for notices of change, update and assemble as-built documents
  • Conduct quality control activities, inspection programs and periodic updating of construction progress records
  • Maintain and file accurate and easily accessible records

Required Skills:

  • Excellent interpersonal skills; thrives in a collaborative team atmosphere
  • Strong command of English; Excellent verbal and written English communication
  • Highly proficiency in Microsoft Office, AutoCAD, InDesign, SketchUp, Revit, National Building Code of Canada
  • Strong graphic skills and keen design sensibility
  • Ability to read and understand construction documents
  • Ability to work on multiple projects at once and meet deadlines
  • Highly organized and motivated individual
  • Take initiative and strong problem-solving skills
  • Must be registered with the AIBC or eligible to be registered within the province of B.C.

APPLY

Please submit a cover letter, resume and sample portfolio by email to: alie@coverac.ca

Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Cover Architectural Collaborative Inc. – Architect

Architect Opportunities at Cover Architecture

ABOUT COVER

Cover Architectural Collaborative Inc. is a growing architect firm, registered with AIBC and located in beautiful Nelson, BC.  Through a collaborative approach, Cover Architecture fosters an atmosphere of creativity, teamwork and success where each member of our team has the opportunity to contribute. We work across a broad range of scales and typologies, including health care, residential, commercial, institutional, and industrial.  Cover Architecture is a leader in the application of the Passive House low energy building standard, as well as the new Province of BC Energy Step-Code.

We are passionate. We stake our personal and professional reputations on the excellence of our work.

We are a team. We are a diverse and skilled group of innovative individuals unified by a clear common purpose. Our studio environment fosters collaboration and creativity.

We are playful. We believe that play and enjoyment at work are vital to our creativity, innovation and overall health and success as a team.

We are supportive. We feed off and grow from each other’s energy, ideas, inspiration and enthusiasm. We recognize, support, and celebrate each other’s achievements. We listen, mentor and motivate.

We are curious. We enjoy the process of discovery and exploration and are unafraid to step outside of our comfort zone.

QUALIFICATIONS

Education: holding a design degree in Architecture from a recognized institution and registered with the AIBC, or eligible to be registered in the province of British Columbia.

Experienced: 2 – 5+ years registered with the AIBC. Strong design abilities, excellent knowledge of wood frame construction and detailing, experience producing and coordinating construction documents.

Skilled: Advanced ability using AutoCAD, InDesign, SketchUp, Revit and Adobe CC.

Detailed & Organized: Thinks critically about the details of the task at hand, has extremely organized work habits and excellent time management skills. Ability to create and execute work plans to meet tight deadlines while maintaining order and quality.

Good communicator: Has excellent oral and written communication skills in English and the ability to communicate clearly and concisely.

Team player: Values our clients, their vision and goals and thrives in a collaborative team atmosphere.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Assist Principals and staff with all phases of projects from inception to completion
  • Assist with project proposals, fee letters and requests for services
  • Create drawings using architect software including Revit, AutoCAD, Sketchup
  • Conduct site visits for measurements and site analysis
  • Compile and manage all technical drawing sets for complete permit submission
  • Conduct code and zoning reviews to ensure designs are following the BC Building Code and by-law requirements
  • Work on interior design components (selecting materials and light fixtures, creating material sample boards, creating drawings, reaching out to manufacturers and distributors for quotes and specs on materials and fixtures, and creating millwork drawings of custom furniture)
  • Participate in client meetings, presenting our work and considering all client feedback
  • Develop and help manage client and contractor relationships

Location: Nelson, BC is an amazing community to live, work and play. Our firm has attracted employees from across Canada for the career opportunities at our firm, and to enjoy the beautiful outdoor adventures in the Kootenays. Cover Architecture is willing to consider remote work for the immediate future, with plans for the candidate to relocate to Nelson once the situation allows.

Hours: Full-time Monday to Friday 8:30-4:30

APPLY

If you are looking for an opportunity to be directly involved with clients, participate in the design of exciting projects and be part of a great team, please submit a cover letter, resume and sample portfolio by email to: alie@coverac.ca

Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Proscenium Architecture and Interiors, Inc. – Architectural Graduate / Technologist

Position / Title Seeking:

Architectural Graduate / Technologist

Level of Experience:

Junior

Organization Name:

Proscenium Architecture + Interiors Inc.

Job Description:

We are currently looking for one junior Architectural Graduate / Technologist.

This individual must be confident enough to take on projects, develop a work plan and work well both independently and as part of a team. Confidence in decision making and team co-ordination is an asset.

Proscenium provides a cooperative and positive work environment and an interesting range of cultural, institutional, corporate and residential projects. You can check out our work at www.proscenium.ca

We offer a competitive level of remuneration, job security and extended benefits for self-motivated team players interested in a long-term relationship with our firm.

Proscenium covers professional dues, contributes to on-going education funding and discusses staffing over local craft brews. We snowboard and ski together, golf together, and close our office over the Holidays.

Required Skills:

• AutoCAD proficient
• REVIT proficient
• Good understanding of BC Building code
• Design and Construction drawing experience
• Experience with building envelope design
• Interior detailing experience
• Experience in the detailing of multi-family projects will be a strong asset.

Perks
• Extended health and dental benefits
• AIBC, NCIDQ and IDIBC dues for Professional Members
• Education fund for career development
• Friendly and supportive team of designers, architects, techs and partners
• Project status staff meetings with local beers and snacks
• Office located close to Main St and Olympic Village Sky train stations. We’ll even cover half your compass card
• Semi-annual team building events

Contact Info: If you possess these skills and experience level, please send your resume and sample portfolio highlighting relevant experience, current references and contact information along with a brief letter of introduction outlining your employment expectations and goals. Packages are to be sent by email only to info@proscenium.ca

We apologise in advance if we do not respond to all enquiries.

LIME Architecture Inc. – Architectural Technologist

Position / Title Seeking:
Architectural Technologist

Level of Experience:
Intermediate

Organization Name:
LIME Architecture Inc.

Organization Description:
LIME Architecture is an Architectural Firm located in Kelowna, BC. LIME is excited about the opportunities in the Okanagan as it continues to grow, and we are looking forward to finding the right addition to join our team in order to help us achieve our goals in this expanding market.

Job Description:
We are currently seeking a motivated Architectural Technologist to join our company. The successful new member to our team must be self motivated and interested in a long-term commitment.

Qualifications
• Minimum 5 years of professional experience within Canada.
• Proven expertise using Architectural Desktop 2013 (or more recent).
• Contract document preparation experience and knowledge of both combustible and non-combustible construction methods.
• Construction Administration experience.
• Working knowledge of the BC Building Code.
• Willingness to take on a variety of assignments.
• Experience with AccuRender and VIZ an asset.
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
• Ability to handle multiple tasks.

Must be registered with the AIBC or eligible to register within the province of British Columbia.

Contact Info:
Please forward resumes complete with examples of work to kim@limearchitecture.com

We thank all applicants and will contact only those candidates selected for interviews.
No phone calls or direct mailing applications please.

Arcus Consulting Ltd. – Intern Architect / Senior Technologist


Arcus Consulting LtdPosition Title:
Intern Architect/ Senior Technologist

Work Area:
Company Office

Employment Status:
Full Time

Position Overview:
We are currently seeking an intern architect/senior technologist with a minimum of 5 years Canadian experience to join our team. We are seeking an enthusiastic, confident individual with leadership skills. The candidate should be design orientated and technically proficient with knowledge and experience using various computer applications such as BIM, Revit and AutoCAD, Microsoft Office, SketchUp, Photoshop, internet applications, as well as having working knowledge of Adobe Acrobat.

About Arcus:
Arcus Consulting is a dynamic, ambitious, vibrant, company based in Vancouver. We facilitate professional growth and development in a positive, social and supportive environment. Arcus Consulting offers an opportunity for our employees to be part of a fast-growing portfolio of projects across the province, where we value and encourage each individual’s contribution on every project. Our employees have the opportunity to work across a wide variety of projects including commercial, residential, daycare facilities and multi-family projects. We encourage our team to develop an autonomous relationship with clients, ensuring to work together towards a shared and comprehensive vision. Our team is dedicated to providing a high standard of Architectural and Structural Engineering design work, having evolved from Chercover Massie & Associates Ltd; a renowned establishment for over 65 years.

Typical Functions & Skills:
• Overseeing group work plans, monitoring workflow, QAQC, and ensuring deliverables meet the organization’s standards with client schedules.
• Coordinate with designers, project managers, engineers and other consultants to meet deadlines.
• Ensure that the Architecture Group is informed of any trends, events or emerging technology of significance to the group’s success.
• Represents the organization through attendance at events outside of regular working hours.
• Strong interpersonal and public relation skills to work effectively with various City officials, staff and clients.
• Knowledge of local zoning by-law and Building Codes. Experience in application procedures and negotiations for municipal permits is an asset.
• Ability to exercise sound and independent judgement within general policy guidelines.

Minimum Qualifications:
The position requires a minimum Bachelor of Architecture, Master of Architecture degree or equivalent. Applicants must be registered with the AIBC, or eligible to be registered in the Province of British Columbia, LEED AP professionals would be preferred.

Compensation and Benefits Overview:

• Competitive salary with extended Christmas break.
• Extended medical and dental benefits and MSP coverage package.

To Apply:

Qualified applicants can submit a cover letter with a resume to info@arcus.ca. A brief electronic portfolio may also be submitted.

We would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your interest in this post, however only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

HDR Architecture Associates, Inc. – Commercial Manager

Position / Title Seeking:
Commercial Manager

Organization Name:
HDR

Organization Description:
At HDR, we specialize in engineering, architecture, environmental and construction services. While we are most well-known for adding beauty and structure to communities through high-performance buildings and smart infrastructure, we provide much more than that. We create an unshakable foundation for progress because our multidisciplinary teams also include scientists, economists, builders, analysts and artists. That’s why we believe diversity is our greatest strength. HDR is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace.

Watch our ‘About Us’ video

We believe that the way we work can add meaning and value to the world. That ideas inspire positive change. That colouring outside the lines can illuminate fresh perspectives. And that small details yield important realizations. Above all, we believe that collaboration is the best way forward.

HDR is currently seeking a Commercial Manager to lead the set up and management of the key project controls and commercial matters on major infrastructure development projects in Canada.

Who You Are
You are a big picture leader with an executive-pedigree who understands how the commercial elements of large programs are tied together for the successful delivery of a project. You have the emotional intelligence to build trusting relationships and close partnerships with your Program/Project Managers, allowing them to do what they do best for serving the client and delivering a program. You are comfortable getting into the details with clients, contractors, your team and partnering firms regarding a variety of commercial terms ranging from contracts to legal matters, change management, financial, risk and program controls. YOU are part of the ‘backbone’ of successful project delivery!

Job Description:
Primary Responsibilities

The Commercial Manager is responsible for ensuring compliance with the terms and conditions of prime and subcontracts, assisting in negotiating the terms and conditions of contracts, and documenting and agreeing to changes or amendments that may arise during the implementation or execution. Provide guidance and assistance to Project Executives on all contract matters.

• Supervises and manages a project controls team consisting of schedulers, project analysts, document control manager, and project coordinators.

• Develops and implements procedures for contract management and administration in compliance with company policy.

• Administers on-going contracts, including compliance with the contract documents to ensure that the requirement of the contracts are implemented and maintained. Administer and oversee contract performance by monitoring compliance documents, schedules, and deliverables

• Assists in drafting of subcontracts for architecture, engineering and specialty services. Administers current prime contract and flow down to subcontractors, task orders and modifications. Administer and oversee contract performance by monitoring compliance documents, schedules, and deliverables and requirements.

• Reviews all contract documents to minimize conflicts and ambiguities.

• Administers the project risk register.

• Conducts contract awareness and change order training for key project staff.

• Prepares correspondence and maintains records necessary to ensure the effective administration of all contractual matters.

• Makes amendments to contractual documents as required.

• Ensures all warranties, bonds, insurances, guarantees, etc. are in place and maintained and updated in accordance with the contract and are in compliance with the clients requirements.

• Assists Project Control in respect of contractual implications of change orders, quality control.

• Monitor schedule for submission of deliverables and other contractual

and certifications.

• Directs, oversees or prepares weekly and monthly reports as required.

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Qualifications

Qualifications

• 10+ years’ experience in Architecture, Design-Build, P3, project management, project controls and staff leadership

• Working knowledge of Architecture/construction industry contracting practices in Canada, applicable government and commercial regulations and practices, policies, procedures and work practices.

• Working knowledge of project controls, project management, and project estimating software tools such as: Primavera 6 (P6), e-Builder, Quick Base or Primavera Unifier.

• Experience in pricing, contract drafting, administration and negotiation of change orders, effective correspondence, planning and scheduling. Alternative delivery environment experience preferred.

• Experience working in a construction/project office is preferred.

• Alternative delivery environment experience preferred.

• A positive professional reputation as one who can deliver quality, cost effective projects in the Canadian market is needed.

• Self-starter; good communication and people skills.

• Must be committed to quality and improvement and promoting HDR’s values.

• Candidates who reside locally in the Vancouver market are preferred.

Why HDR

At HDR, we know work isn’t only about who you work for; it’s also about what you do and how you do it. Led by the strength of our values and a culture shaped by employee ownership, we network with each other, build on each other’s contributions, and collaborate together to make great things possible. When you join HDR, we give you license to do the same. We help you take charge of your career, giving you multiple growth opportunities along the way.

Contact Info:
To apply, please visit: https://hdr.taleo.net/careersection/jobdetail.ftl?job=159104&lang=en#.YGyS3OpkCEI.link

HDR Architecture Associates, Inc. – Senior Architect

Position / Title Seeking:
Senior Architect

Organization Name:
HDR

Organization Description: HDR Architecture Associates, Inc. (HDR) is an award-winning, employee-owned architecture firm, focused on design innovation for community, recreation, healthcare, education, science and technology, and commercial projects. We pioneer design solutions, tailored to clients’ needs, which truly make a difference in our profession and communities.

Our British Columbia offices, located in Vancouver, Victoria and Penticton, specialize in design for institutional and public-facing projects. We work in collaborative studios across offices, and partner with clients to deliver diverse projects ranging from major social infrastructure projects to mass timber commercial towers. Our teams pair their local knowledge and deep project experience with leading edge expertise from around the globe.

We want to build a better future, so we bring our talents together to add value, promote growth and inspire positive change. HDR is a place where you can accomplish as much as you’re willing to, in your work and in your career. We rally behind a good idea — and each other. Led by the strength of our values and a culture shaped by employee ownership, we network with each other, build on each other’s contributions and collaborate to make great things possible.

Job Description:
Responsibilities

HDR’s Vancouver studio is in search of a Senior Architect to join our growing practice and continue the legacy of providing creative design solutions that improve health and the human condition.

In the role of Senior Architect, we’ll count on you to:

Lead projects in a dual management role as needed.
Lead a multidisciplinary team to produce high quality project design deliverables in all phases.
Establish owner/client and internal meetings, and participate in reviews with various governing agencies for regulatory compliance.
Conduct work sessions in conjunction with the Principal in Charge and other disciplines.
Review architectural documents for areas of conflict with all disciplines.
Write outline specifications and edit architectural specifications if necessary.
Provide construction contract administration as needed.
Perform other duties as needed.

Qualifications

We seek those who:

Have experience and passion for public-facing architecture, particularly in community and recreation centres.
Have a skill set in community, stakeholder, and First Nations engagement, and possess exceptional communication skills.
Hold a track record of maintaining strong client relationships.
Share a desire to drive sustainable design practices throughout all projects. LEED AP , WELL, and CPHD accreditation is an asset.
Can self-start, think ahead, and are strongly committed to team-based project design and delivery.
Exhibit clear and professional graphic and written communication skills.
Are detailed oriented and proficient in Revit and AutoCAD.
Can envision design concepts and are proficient in use of graphic and visualization software – Photoshop, Illustrator, SketchUp.
Have a working knowledge of building permit processes in Lower Mainland municipalities.
Have 15+ years’ experience functioning as a Project Architect on a variety of project scales and complexities.
Hold a Bachelors or Master’s Degree in Architecture.
Must be registered with the AIBC or are eligible for professional architectural registration in BC.
Have a positive attitude and commitment to be an active participant of our employee-owned culture.
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Why HDR

Why HDR? We believe that the way we work can add meaning and value to the world. That ideas inspire positive change. That colouring outside the lines can illuminate fresh perspectives and that small details yield important realizations. Above all, we believe that collaboration is the best way forward.

Contact Info:
To apply, please visit: https://hdr.taleo.net/careersection/jobdetail.ftl?job=160902&lang=en#.YGyRltsB7Z8.link

HDR Architecture Associates, Inc. – Intern Architect

Position / Title Seeking:
Intermediate Intern Architect

Organization Name:
HDR

Organization Description:
HDR Architecture Associates, Inc. (HDR) is an award-winning, employee-owned architecture firm, focused on design innovation for community, recreation, commercial, education, science and technology and healthcare projects. We pioneer design solutions, tailored to clients’ needs, which truly make a difference in our profession and communities.

Our British Columbia offices, located in Vancouver, Victoria and Penticton specialize in the design of institutional and public-facing projects including major social infrastructure projects and mass timber towers. We work in collaborative studios across offices, pairing our local knowledge and deep project experience with leading edge expertise from around the globe.

We want to build a better future, so we bring our talents together to add value, promote growth and inspire positive change. HDR is a place where you can accomplish as much as you’re willing to, in your work and in your career. We rally behind a good idea — and each other. Led by the strength of our values and a culture shaped by employee ownership, we network with each other, build on each other’s contributions and collaborate to make great things possible.

Job Description:

Primary Responsibilities

In the role of Intermediate Intern Architect, we’ll count on you to:

Actively participate as a team member in projects of various scales and complexities.
Assist Project Architects, other Project Coordinators as needed, and take responsibility for work in all phases of the architectural process.
Independently perform architectural assignments with only general instruction from the Project Architect or Project Manager regarding the expected results.
Share your unique talents and contribute to enhance our studio culture.

Qualifications

Required Qualifications

We seek those who:

Can self-start, think ahead, and are strongly committed to team-based project design and delivery.
Can be resourceful, flexible and adaptable to changing demands and priorities.
Are detailed oriented and proficient in the use of Autodesk Revit and experience with related tools and processes like BIM360, Navisworks, dRofus & Dynamo.
Has familiarity with computational concepts, such as programming and parametric modeling.
Can provide graphic support for presentations, reports and project presentations. Proficiency in Sketch Up and Adobe Creative Suite required.
Have project co-ordination experience with clients, consultants, contractors and authorities having jurisdiction.
Have 3-7 years’ post graduate experience on a variety of project scales and complexities. Complex Mixed Use Rezoning experience an asset.
Hold a Bachelors or Master’s Degree in Architecture.
Must be registered with the AIBC or eligible for professional architectural registration in BC.
Have a positive attitude and commitment to be an active participant of our employee-owned culture.

Why HDR

Why HDR? We believe that the way we work can add meaning and value to the world. That ideas inspire positive change. That colouring outside the lines can illuminate fresh perspectives. And that small details yield important realizations. Above all, we believe that collaboration is the best way forward.

Contact Info:
To apply, please visit: https://hdr.taleo.net/careersection/jobdetail.ftl?job=161041&lang=en#.YGyPTX9-4Qk.link

Lovick Scott Architects Ltd. – Junior/Intermediate Architect

Position / Title Seeking:
Junior / Intermediate Architect

Level of Experience:
Junior to Intermediate

Organization Name:
Lovick Scott Architects Ltd.

Organization Description:
Lovick Scott Architects has been providing architectural services throughout Western Canada for 35 years – originally as PJ Lovick Architect Ltd and transitioning to Lovick Scott Architects in 2015.
• Our office is in Burnaby, BC
• Staff of 14+ architects and designer technologists
• Licensed in British Columbia, Alberta, Manitoba, and Saskatchewan
• Broad range of experience in multi-family residential, commercial, industrial and office buildings

Job Description:
We are currently looking for individuals that are; motivated, willing to learn, self-sufficient and aspire for a long-term position with our team. We offer a full benefit package and an energetic working environment.

The current position available;

• Junior / Intermediate Architect
o Must be registered with the AIBC or eligible to register with the AIBC
o 10 years’ experience required
o 3 years’ experience required in Canada
o Ability to run a project from schematic design through construction with minimal supervision
o Ability to produce working drawings/ details to conform to wood frame requirements for BCBC
o Ability to coordinate with other disciplines
o Working knowledge of the BCBC
o Strong written and verbal communication skills
o Good organizational skills and an ability to multi-task

Contact Info:
Please email your resume admin@lovickscott.com

Diamond and Schmitt Architects Incorporated – Architect

Diamond Schmitt

Senior Architect – Clinical Planning

Diamond Schmitt Architects has built an international reputation for design excellence across a range of building types. The company is a leading proponent of sustainable design innovation with a growing list of LEED certified buildings and zero-net energy projects. Design thinking that presents a strong sense of context and integration with the community distinguishes the studio’s work.

The firm’s design sensibility is matched with a successful business model that positions it among Canada’s Top 100 Employers, GTA’s Top Employers and Canada’s Best Managed Companies™. More than 300 people work in our Toronto, Vancouver, Calgary and New York studios.

The ideal candidate will be an architect with at least ten years of diverse clinical planning experience with large, complex healthcare institutions and facilities and possess a demonstrated passion for excellence in healthcare planning and design.  Excellent verbal and written communication skills, ability to manage and synthesize large amounts of program data, good organizational skills, and the ability to multi-task in a busy office, are key attributes.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Apply proven and innovative clinical planning expertise to the development of outstanding healthcare architecture
  • Lead the clinical planning process with clients and the design team
  • Lead the coordination and integration of engineering disciplines and requirements of medical equipment
  • Effectively manage the deliverables of the healthcare design team within aggressive project schedules
  • Actively seek new knowledge in the design and planning of medical and healthcare facilities
  • Promote industry knowledge through research, publications and presentations at conferences and symposia
  • Support Business Development within the healthcare sector

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Licensed Architect (Must be registered with the AIBC or eligible to be registered within the province of British Columbia)
  • Have fluency in applicable healthcare codes, regulations, standards and best practices
  • Evidence of continuing education and research in the field of healthcare design
  • EDAC (Evidence Based Design Accreditation), Sigma Six or LEAN qualifications are an advantage
  • WELL certification is an advantage
  • Working knowledge of REVIT
  • Experience with dRofus or similar data management programs is an advantage
  • Knowledge of Alternate Finance and Procurement models in the health-care environment
  • Ability to work in a collaborative team environment and provide sound mentorship to grow the healthcare design team

Please send your resume and portfolio to hr@dsai.ca.  We thank all applicants who have applied however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Diamond Schmitt Architects encourages and welcomes applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for candidates in all aspects of the selection process.

Meiklejohn Architects Inc. – Senior Technologist

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Meiklejohn Architects Kelowna office is an award-winning Okanagan-based architectural practice consisting of about 10 staff members including architects and technologists. We have a 60+ year reputation in the Okanagan and are deeply committed to the creation of urban, pedestrian and sustainable environments. We are currently seeking:

SENIOR TECHNOLOGIST:

Our office is currently seeking a senior technologist, preferably with 10+ years of Canadian experience. We are looking to hire a candidate who brings with them:

– The ability to work with a team

– Experience in coordinating a full set of complex construction documents

– Experience with multi-family residential, mixed-use and commercial projects

– Knowledge of wood, steel and concrete construction

– Experience with building envelope detailing

– Experience with the BC Building Code

– Proficiency in Revit and AutoCAD

Interested candidates should submit their resume in confidence to jim-mai@shaw.ca

No telephone inquiries please. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

www.meiklejohn.ca

TKA+D Architecture + Design Inc. – Architect

Position / Title Seeking:
Architect

Level of Experience:
Intermediate

Organization Name:
TKA+D Architecture + Design Inc.

Organization Description: TKA+D is a young innovative architecture and interior design firm located in Vancouver, Canada. We are a medium sized firm of approximately 40 people with a passion for high quality, innovative design while providing our clients with exceptional personal service.

Our mission is to nurture our team to be aligned toward our common goals through the embodiment of our key guiding principles.
– Service with humility & respect
– Design excellence
– Technical perfection
– Environmental sustainability
– A balanced and healthy lifestyle

While we work hard and commit to meeting deadlines, we also strive to maintain a healthy work life balance for our team.

Our work covers a wide range of project types including Municipal, Recreational, Commercial, Office, Residential, Industrial, Institutional and Interiors.
We fully embrace BIM in all our projects and have been utilizing Revit as our primary documentation platform since our inception 12 years ago.

We have recently secured a number of very exciting projects and are looking for talented team members as well as team leaders to bring on at the outset. We embrace sustainability in all our work and are currently working on a number of LEED, Carbon Neutral, Passivehaus and mass timber projects.

Job Description:
We are currently searching for Intermediate Architects registered or eligible to be registered in BC with a passion for creating buildings with high technical standards while realizing and maintaining a consistently high design quality.

While we are looking for people who are specifically suited to our immediate needs, we are also searching for individuals who exhibit an interest and potential for future leadership positions in our firm. Applicants should have proven experience in the design development, documentation, and management of projects from inception to completion.

The successful applicant will possess:
• Min 5 years industry experience
• Excellent Design Skills
• Have excellent technical skills in concrete, steel and wood construction documentation.
• The proven ability to execute design ideas into built form with technical excellence.
• Contract Administration Experience
• A desire for a long term position with growth potential
• Experience in BIM documentation (preferably Revit)

Contact Info:
Please send resumes to craig@tkad.ca in pdf format. Please no mail or telephone enquiries.

Our Website is www.tkad.ca

ABBARCH Architecture Inc. – Technologist

ABBARCH Architecture Inc is a full service Architectural Firm that practices throughout Canada. Our area of specialization is in the demanding retail and commercial sectors. For more information, please refer to our website at http://www.abbarch.com. We are currently seeking candidates for the following positions:

Intermediate Technologist

ABBARCH’s Vancouver office has an immediate need to fill the position of Intermediate Technologist for a number of large retail developments.

Qualifications include:

  • 5 years of relevant experience
  • Advanced knowledge of AutoCAD and Revit
  • Familiarity with provincial building codes nationwide
  • Ability to work in a team setting
  • Ability to prioritize and manage tight deadlines for multiple projects
  • Excellent communication, problem solving and negotiation skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and Adobe Acrobat
  • Graphic skills and proficiency with Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop is an asset

Duties include:

  • Liaising with clients and project stakeholders
  • Working on multiple projects with internal team members and consultants from design development to construction completion
  • Preparation and issuance of all deliverables (Permit, Bid, Construction, etc.)
  • Coordinating and conducting scope trips
  • Mentoring junior staff members

Please forward your resume to mchow@abbarch.com. We appreciate the interest of all applicants however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. No agencies, telephone calls or walk-ins please.

Thinkspace Architecture Planning Interior Design – Technologist

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Thinkspace Architecture® Planning Interior Design is a client focused design firm comprised of a team of talented architects, planners, and designers who are experts in solving complex problems. We have been providing a full range of professional architectural services since 1963 and over the years have developed a specialized expertise in institutional and public sector projects. From our offices located in Western Canada including Surrey, Kelowna, and Edmonton, we have built a significant portfolio of projects valued at up to $200 million. Our extensive design experience primarily focuses on Education, Post-Secondary, Healthcare, Civic, and Commercial sectors. We are committed to quality design and approach our work with a common set of values: Curiosity, Collaboration, Commitment, Client Focused and Accountability. These shared values influence how we approach our work and how we rise to the unique challenges that each new project brings.

We currently have an opening in our Surrey office for an Intermediate-Senior level Technologist to assist with design, construction document production and coordination. Candidates must present comprehensive and well-rounded qualifications, including:

  • experience drafting detailed drawings for all delivery phases
  • thorough understanding of construction detailing, working drawings and contract administration
  • experience with building envelope systems, preferably for institutional projects
  • well-versed in local building codes and construction methods
  • proficient technical abilities in Revit and AutoCAD

What you need to be successful in the role:

  • Degree or diploma in Architectural and Building Technology from an accredited institution
  • 7-10+ years of progressive and relevant experience in Canada
  • Solid communication skills, and enjoys working in a highly collaborative environment
  • Self motivated with an inquisitive technical aptitude and design sense
  • Project Management/Coordination experience is required
  • Alignment with our core values: Curious, Client-Focused, Collaborative, Committed and Accountable

Registration with, or eligibility to be registered with the AIBC is not required but would be considered an asset.

Thinkspace offers a stimulating work environment with an emphasis on continuous learning and career advancement. With many projects in the pipeline, we are growing our team and developing our members for long-term career growth opportunities. We are true believers in Life Long Learning and support staff in attending continuing education courses to advance in their chosen career path. We are always looking for talented individuals who share our passion.

If you’re interested in joining our team, please send your resume and portfolio to careers@thinkspace.ca. Please include a cover letter clearly stating the position you are applying for. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. No phone calls or drop-in enquiries please. 

To learn more about our firm, please visit our website at www.thinkspace.ca

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Ekistics Architecture Inc. – Architectural Technologists

Architectural Technologists | Intermediate –  Full Time

EKISTICS Architecture Inc. is looking for passionate and talented team players to join our diverse team. This is a full time position working in a fast-paced studio environment.

ABOUT THE ROLE

Working on primarily wood framed, mixed-use, multi-family and projects in British Columbia, this is a great opportunity to participate in the design of exciting projects and to work with a great team of people in a diverse and comprehensive environment.

ABOUT YOU

The Architectural Technologist position is best suited to an individual with the following attributes:

  • Qualified: completion of a building technology program from a professionally recognized institution.
  • Experienced: 5+ years local BC experience with design abilities and knowledge of wood frame construction and detailing. Experience producing and coordinating construction documents with consultants and knowledge of BCBC, VBBL and Municipal Zoning Bylaws. Must be registered with the AIBC, or eligible to be registered in the province of British Columbia.
  • Skilled: Advanced ability using AutoCAD, REVIT, SketchUp and Adobe CC – hand sketching ability is beneficial.
  • Detailed + Organized: Thinks critically about the details of the task at hand, has extremely organized work habits and excellent time management skills.
  • Good communicator: Has excellent oral and written communication skills in English and the ability to communicate clearly and concisely. Energetic, confident, and comfortable making presentations to clients and consultants.
  • Team player: Values our clients, their vision, and goals. Adaptable to shifting project demands. Strong sense of professionalism and pride in work, both individual and team-generated. Model our company culture and exemplify our shared values on a day-to-day basis.

OUR CULTURE

EKISTICS offers a supportive and collaborative culture where self-motivated individuals are empowered and given the opportunity to perform at their best. Competitive compensation with challenging and interesting work allows our talent to develop solid and rewarding career paths.

We are proud to be a family from so many diverse backgrounds. We foster a culture where our traditions and achievements are shared and celebrated, and everyone is welcome.

 

OUR VALUES

We are passionate. We stake our personal and professional reputations on the excellence of our work.

We are a team. We are a diverse and skilled group of innovative individuals unified by a clear common purpose. Our studio environment fosters collaboration and creativity.

We are playful. We believe that play and enjoyment at work are vital to our creativity, innovation and overall health and success as a team.

We are supportive. We feed off and grow from each other’s energy, ideas, inspiration and enthusiasm. We recognize, support, and celebrate each other’s achievements. We listen, mentor and motivate.

We are curious. We enjoy the process of discovery and exploration and are unafraid to step outside of our comfort zone.

APPLY
If you are looking for an opportunity to be directly involved with clients, participate in the design of exciting projects and be part of a great team, please submit a cover letter, resume and sample portfolio. Send your application by email to: wionzek@ekistics.ca with Intermediate Architectural Technologist in the subject line. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please. Thank you for your interest in EKISTICS.

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Ekistics Architecture Inc. – Architect

Architect AIBC – Full Time

EKISTICS Architecture Inc. is looking for a hardworking, energetic team player to join our Vancouver studio. This role is working primarily on wood framed multi-family and mixed-use projects in British Columbia.

ABOUT THE ROLE

This is a great opportunity to participate in the design of exciting projects with a great team of people in a diverse and comprehensive environment.

ABOUT YOU

Working within a fast-paced studio environment, the position is suited to an individual with the following attributes:

  • Qualified: holding a design degree in Architecture from a recognized institution and registered with the AIBC, or eligible to be registered in the province of British Columbia.
  • Experienced: 5+ years registered with the AIBC, local BC experience with strong design abilities and excellent knowledge of wood frame construction and detailing. Experience producing and coordinating construction documents with consultants and knowledge of BCBC,VBBL & Municipal Zoning Bylaws.
  • Skilled: Advanced ability using AutoCAD, SketchUp, Revit and Adobe CC – Hand sketching ability is beneficial.
  • Detailed & Organized: Thinks critically about the details of the task at hand, has extremely organized work habits and excellent time management skills. Ability to create and execute work plans to meet tight deadlines while maintaining order and quality.
  • Good communicator: Has excellent oral and written communication skills in English and the ability to communicate clearly and concisely in both. Energetic, confident, and comfortable making presentations to clients and consultants.
  • Team player: Values our clients, their vision and goals.

CULTURE

EKISTICS offers a supportive culture for your career growth, encouraging professional development and continuing education. It’s not all about work though…we like to have fun too! We host regular studio social events and enjoy happy hour every Friday…

OUR VALUES

We are passionate. We stake our personal and professional reputations on the excellence of our work.

We are a team. We are a diverse and skilled group of innovative individuals unified by a clear common purpose. Our studio environment fosters collaboration and creativity.

We are playful. We believe that play and enjoyment at work are vital to our creativity, innovation and overall health and success as a team.

We are supportive. We feed off and grow from each other’s energy, ideas, inspiration and enthusiasm. We recognize, support, and celebrate each other’s achievements. We listen, mentor and motivate.

We are curious. We enjoy the process of discovery and exploration and are unafraid to step outside of our comfort zone.

APPLY

If you are looking for an opportunity to be directly involved with clients, participate in the design of exciting projects and be part of a great team, please submit a cover letter, resume and sample portfolio by email to: wionzek@ekistics.ca with Architect AIBC (Multi-Family Residential/Mixed Use) in the subject line. No phone calls or recruiters please. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Thank you for your interest in EKISTICS. 

Flat Architecture Inc. – Intern Architect

Position / Title Seeking:
Intern Architect

Level of Experience:
Intermediate

Organization Name:
Flat Architecture.Inc

Organization Description:

Job Description:
Employment Type- Full Time

Flat Architecture has a position available for a team member that is an Intern Architect registered with the AIBC, or eligible for similar registration. You will work directly with senior Architects, and work collaboratively with the other staff.

Ideal Candidate:
Qualified: Architectural degree and registration with the AIBC
Experienced: 3+ years local BC experience with design abilities and knowledge of wood frame construction and detailing. Good working knowledge of Part 3 and Part 9 BCBC and VBBL. Ability to work on schematic drawings and design development.

Skilled: Advanced ability using AutoCAD, REVIT, SketchUp, and Adobe CC

General: Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, strong communication and interpersonal skills(fluent in English), ability to manage priorities and meet tight deadlines, ability to effectively coordinate with clients, consultants, and municipal Staff and excellent interpersonal skills and communication skills in English.

Apply:
Please provide the following to accounts@flatarchitecture.ca
• Cover Letter indicating interest in the position (PDF).
• Resume (PDF).
• Maximum 6 pages of printable PDF attachments indicating representative portfolio work.
• Salary expectations.
• Current Work Visa status and dates of such or confirmation that you are a Canadian citizen or Permanent Resident.

Contact Info: accounts@flatarchitecture.ca

Flat Architecture Inc. – Architectural Technologist

Position / Title Seeking:
Architecture Technologist

Level of Experience:
Intermediate – Senior

Organization Name:
Flat Architecture Inc.

Job Description:
Employment Type- Full Time

Flat Architecture has a position available for a team member that is an Architecture Technologist registered with the AIBC, or eligible for similar registration. You will work directly with senior Architects, and work collaboratively with the other staff. As a part of our small team, you will be presented to all aspects of the profession.

Ideal Candidate:
Qualified: Completion of a certified Building technology or Architectural program at a professionally recognized institution.

Experienced: 5+ years local BC experience with design abilities and knowledge of wood frame construction and detailing. Experience producing and coordinating construction documents with consultants(mechanical, Electrical & civil) and knowledge of BCBC, VBBL and Municipal Zoning Bylaws. Must be registered with the AIBC, or eligible to be registered in the province of British Columbia.
Note: Should have a relevant experience in preparing building permit drawings, understanding building envelope, Knowledge of sequence of construction and understanding of site profile and grading.

Skilled: Advanced ability using AutoCAD, REVIT, SketchUp and Adobe CC
Good communicator: Has excellent oral and written communication skills in English and the ability to communicate clearly and concisely.

Team player: Values our clients, their vision, and goals. Adaptable to shifting project demands. Strong sense of professionalism and pride in work, both individual and team-generated. Model our company culture and exemplify our shared values on a day-to-day basis

Apply:
Please provide the following to info@flatarchitecture.ca
• Cover Letter indicating interest in the position (PDF).
• Resume (PDF).
• Maximum 6 pages of printable PDF attachments indicating representative portfolio work.
• Salary expectations.
• Current Work Visa status and dates of such or confirmation that you are a Canadian citizen or Permanent Resident


Contact Info: accounts@flatarchitecture.ca

Perkins + Will Canada Architects Co. – Marketing Coordinator

Position / Title Seeking:
Marketing Coordinator (1-year contract)

Level of Experience:
Intermediate – Senior

Organization Name:
Perkins&Will

Organization Description:
Perkins and Will is an international leader in sustainability and has been consistently recognized as one of the Globe and Mail’s Top 100 Greenest Companies in Canada. With one the largest portfolios of completed green buildings in Canada, the firm is known for innovative sustainability integrated within a clean, modern design vernacular. The practice has garnered more than 150 design awards, including six Governor General Medals, the highest architectural honour in Canada that celebrates outstanding design. Perkins and Will provides expertise spanning various market sectors including transportation, mixed-use, commercial and civic development, sport & rec, and higher education/K-12.

Job Description:
This is a one-year contract with a possibility to extend.

We are seeking a talented and enthusiastic intermediate to senior Marketing Coordinator to join our highly collaborative and dynamic marketing team. The position can be located in our Vancouver or Calgary studio.

Working closely with the Marketing Director, the marketing department, and the studio’s leadership team, your primary responsibilities will be to produce compelling proposal submissions and lead communication efforts in support of branding, business development, public relations, and client engagement goals.

The successful candidate will have a minimum four years’ experience in a marketing in a professional services firm, preferable, architecture. Our new teammate will be a positive, resourceful, and proactive individual who possesses strong writing, graphics, interpersonal and communications skills, is highly creative, a strategic-thinker, and skilled at managing competing priorities.

As a Marketing Coordinator, you will be responsible for the following:

Working with the marketing and management teams to lead or participate in marketing’s contribution for: RFQ’s, RFEI’s, RFP’s, client interviews, and research
Managing all media-related efforts, including serving as the main media contact for the office, preparing media packages and media pitches, coordinating and editing by-line articles, and coordinating, writing, and distributing press releases and direct mail campaigns
Creating, editing, organizing, and proofing various marketing collateral, project sheets, resumes, and award submittals
Developing content for speaking engagements, coordination of project photography, and social media strategy and postings in support of office promotional goals
To join us, you should have:

Strong written, graphic, and verbal communication skills
Be highly organized and detail oriented
Creative and strategic thinking with an ability to prioritize and problem solve
The ability to work collaboratively, independently, and under pressure
Completion of post-secondary education in marketing, communications, graphic design, journalism, public relations, or architecture
4+ years directly relevant marketing & communications experience, ideally in an Architecture/Engineering/Construction industry
Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Office and Adobe Creative Suite is required
Video production and content development skills are an asset

If you describe yourself as a team player, proactive, enthusiastic, possess a high level of integrity and the willingness to make a significant contribution, we invite you to apply for this opportunity.

Qualified candidates should upload a resume and a professional writing sample (e.g. press release, client communication piece etc.) to this job posting.

We thank all interested candidates but due to the volume of applicants, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

At Perkins&Will, we value diversity, inclusion, and equity. Our teams work collectively and respect each person’s unique perspective and contribution. Our diverse teams fuel innovation and creativity, which in turn support our excellence in design.

We believe that inclusion spurs creativity and that innovation is born from an engaged culture of diverse people and ideas. By moving beyond barriers and stereotypes of gender, race, colour, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, medical condition, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status; we are committed to building an organization that reflects the diversity of the communities and clients we serve.

Contact Info:
Apply through our Careers Portal https://perkinswill.com/careers/

https://recruiting2.ultipro.com/PER1007PWILL/JobBoard/0ca393a4-bf82-4db6-acae-91e6a0315a4a/OpportunityDetail?opportunityId=a851fe8a-e0a2-4f84-a989-8c41895d7599

D’Arcy Jones Architects Inc. – Intern Architect / Architect

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D’Arcy Jones Architects is a design-focused architecture firm. We work to create unique work that expresses clear and inventive ideas. We believe that each project, regardless of scale or budget, provides an opportunity to design something innovative and unconventional.

Recent work includes high-quality, detailed projects in British Columbia, Washington, Ontario and Switzerland.  We are currently working on projects that include public art galleries, multi-family buildings, custom houses and funky renovations.

Our studio is located on Main Street in Vancouver. We have a casual work environment and offer competitive salary, extended health benefits and flexible hours.

INTERN ARCHITECT/ ARCHITECT

We are looking for a talented Intern Architect or Architect to join us at our studio. Responsibilities will include leading projects from concept to construction, so we’re looking for someone that is comfortable working with clients and consultants, who also has the technical knowledge to move projects through all stages of the design process. We all love working via email, so strong written communication skills are a must.

Qualifications:

  • 3-4 years of local or Canadian experience. Preference will be given to interns who have BC or Canadian experience and are registered (or eligible to be registered) with the AIBC.
  • Knowledge of Part 9 and Part 3 of BC Building Code and Vancouver Building Bylaw.
  • Ability to produce design, permit and detailed construction documents including a demonstrated knowledge of wood frame construction and building envelope detailing. Experience on mid-rise multi-family projects is an asset.
  • Experience working with clients, coordinating consultants and contractors and communicating with municipalities. Preference will be given to candidates familiar with the City of Vancouver’s permitting processes.
  • Proficiency in AutoCad (on Macs) and Sketchup. Knowledge of V-Ray and physical model building.

Please send your digital portfolio and a cover letter to: mail@darcyjones.com. We will contact qualified candidates.

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Carolynn Wilson Architect Ltd. – Senior Technologist

Position / Title Seeking:
Senior Technologist

Level of Experience:
Intermediate – Senior

Organization Name:
Carolynn Wilson Architect Ltd.

Organization Description:
We are a Victoria based, full service architecture practice focused on fulfilling client goals and creating unique, holistic design solutions that enhance how we live in our buildings, each project site and its context.

Our project delivery is process and vision driven, we are innovative, inclusive of client input, are inspired by an understanding of the site, and seek to find the project opportunities that shape each and every design solution. Our projects range from multi-unit condominiums, affordable and seniors housing, market townhouses, custom single family housing, interiors, commercial buildings and office spaces. We have projects that meet various levels of Step Code, to include Net Zero homes and offer integrated sustainable design approach.

Communication with our clients, consultants, contractors and internally as team are key to our success. Equally important is our effort to resolve all of our projects to include code items and detailing solutions to ensure quality, thorough project documentation. We are a hard working office that has established a client base due to our committed approach to working with them. We offer an inclusive environment that values the growth of our team, learning opportunities, positive and respectful work relationships.

We offer a great opportunity for a diverse experience in the residential sector and opportunity for growth within the practice of the profession. We offer a COVID-19 Office environment to keep our staff and their families safe. We are located in the Rockland neighbourhood, in close proximity to Oak Bay commercial area, Government House and Gonzales Beach.

Job Description:
– Registered with the AIBC or eligible to register with the AIBC
– Degree in Architecture
– have 12 + years experience with the production of construction drawings in wood frame/concrete construction for the Multi-Unit Housing sector experience in BC
– autocad, revit and 3D graphics
– knowledge and application of the BCBC 2018, Step Code, zoning bylaws, Building Permit, Tender and IFC documentation
– experience with specification and drawing co-ordination
– significant and thorough Construction Documentation experience, to include co-ordination with consultants and assembly detailing experience
– site Construction Administration experience
– self- directed, organized and diligent
– have team and time management skills to meet deadlines
– consultant co-ordination experience
– must be a team player/collaborative, able to receive/implement input and directives from the principal, have a positive attitude and have good verbal and written communication skills

Please provide 3 references

Contact Info: Please apply by emailing a cover letter, resume, references and a pdf portfolio to carolynnwilson@me.com
We thank all applicants for your interest and will contact successful candidates for further interviews.

DF Architecture Inc. – Architectural Technologist

Position / Title Seeking:
Architectural Technologist

Level of Experience:
Intermediate – Senior

Organization Name:
DF Architecture

Organization Description:

DF Architecture Inc. a growing firm located in Richmond, BC that is seeking to expand its team now that we have moved to a larger office space. We are looking for self-motivated, accomplished, dedicated individuals interested in a long-term career opportunity, with expertise in Multi-Family and Mixed-Use projects. The ideal candidate would have 3+ years local BC experience.

Applicants are required to be registered with the AIBC or eligible to be registered in the province of British Columbia.

Job Description:
Requirements

Proficiency with AutoCAD and/or REVIT
Excellent interpersonal, communication and leadership skills along with a strong command of the English language– both written and verbal.
Candidate must be familiar with Municipal/Provincial Zoning Regulations, as well as Building Codes and the production of Development Permit/Building Permit drawings.
Be comfortable managing multiple projects concurrently
Possess strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Have a proven track record of maintaining high quality standards while working to tight deadlines
Well organized, strict attention to detail
Have high initiative and be self-motivated
Strong sense of professionalism and pride in work
Ability to effectively coordinate with clients, consultants, municipal staff as well as fellow teammates
Completion of a certified building technology or Architectural program at a professional recognized institute

DF Architecture Inc. offers excellent career advancement opportunities along with an attractive compensation package.

Resumes and portfolio to be submitted in confidence through the below link:

https://dfarchitecture.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=23&source=aWQ9Ng%3D%3D

We thank all applicants but only those whose experience criteria are met will be contacted

Contact Info: Contact Office Administration with Any Questions

Please apply through the below link

https://dfarchitecture.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=23&source=aWQ9Ng%3D%3D

DF Architecture Inc. – Intern Architect

Position / Title Seeking:
Intern Architect

Level of Experience:
Intermediate – Senior

Organization Name:
DF Architecture

Organization Description:
DF Architecture Inc. is a growing firm located in Richmond, BC that is seeking to expand its team now that we have moved to a larger office space.

We are looking for self-motivated, accomplished, dedicated individuals interested in a long-term career opportunity, with expertise in Multi-Family and Mixed-Use projects. The ideal candidate would have 3+ years local BC experience. Applicants must be registered with the AIBC or eligible to be registered in the province of British Columbia.

Job Description:
Requirements

Proficiency with AutoCAD and/or REVIT
Excellent interpersonal, communication and leadership skills along with a strong command of the English language– both written and verbal.
Candidate must be familiar with Municipal/Provincial Zoning Regulations, as well as Building Codes and the production of Development Permit/Building Permit drawings.
Be comfortable managing multiple projects concurrently
Possess strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Have a proven track record of maintaining high quality standards while working to tight deadlines
Well organized, strict attention to detail
Have high initiative and be self-motivated
Ability to effectively coordinate with clients, consultants, municipal staff as well as fellow teammates
Possess a minimum Bachelor of Architecture

DF Architecture Inc. offer excellent career advancement opportunities along with an attractive compensation package.
Resumes and portfolio to be submitted by in confidence through the attached link.

https://dfarchitecture.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=22&source=aWQ9Ng%3D%3D

We thank all applicants but only those whose experience criteria are met will be contacted.

Contact Info:
Please Contact Office Administration with Any Questions.
Use the link below to apply

https://dfarchitecture.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=22&source=aWQ9Ng%3D%3D

Ankenman Associates Architects Inc. – Senior Architect

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 2020, AutoCAD knowledge an asset and MS Office (Word, Outlook and Excel)
  • Good understanding of BC Building Codes (BCBC 2018) 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 with a strong command of the English language – both written and verbal
  • 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: arch@aaai.bc.ca. No phone calls or drop-ins please.

Ankenman Associates Architects Inc. – Intermediate/Senior Architectural Technologist

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 individuals to fill the following positions:

Intermediate to Senior Architectural Technologists

The successful candidates will be a team player and have excellent organizational and technical skills.

Requirements Include:

  • Technology Diploma or Degree or Diploma in Architecture
  • Minimum 5-10 years local experience
  • Advanced skills in Revit 2020 is required and AutoCAD knowledge an asset
  • Proficient in Photoshop, In-Design, MS Office (Word, Outlook and Excel)
  • Experienced in all aspects of architectural documentation
  • Ability to interpret concept sketches and generate design development drawings and details, and develop working drawings for tender and construction
  • Consultant coordination
  • Good understanding of BC Building Codes 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 with a strong command of the English language – both written and verbal
  • Ability to oversee a project through all stages from design to construction
  • Excellent time management skills and ability to meet deadlines
  • Must be registered or eligible to register with AIBC

All submissions will be held in strict confidence. Only qualified applicants will be contacted. Please send your résumés, portfolios and cover letters via email: arch@aaai.bc.ca. No phone calls or drop-ins please.

Arno Matis Architecture Inc. – Student Intern

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STUDENT INTERN POSITION – ARCHITECTURE OR PLANNING

ABOUT:
AMA is an award-winning young, ambitious, and experimental design-centered practice with a fast-growing portfolio of innovative mid-to-large-scale projects transitioning from ideas to built-form. For more information about us please visit: www.arnomatisarchitecture.com and www.facebook.com/ArnoMatisArchitecture

POSITION:
We seek to fill a full-time student position at the beginner level for 5 or more months starting in April 2021.  The primary role of this student will be to assist in the preparation of packages for client and city planning approval. The position involves reviewing city policy documents and responding through written/graphic-centered presentations, with guidance from the project team. This role may of interest to a student enrolled in an Architecture or Urban Design Program;

Candidates must have a minimum of two years completed undergraduate level studies in architecture or urban design from an accredited university, be able to legally work in Canada immediately, and eligible for (future) professional registration with the Architectural Institute of B.C.    Note: Due to COVID-19 travel risks and restrictions, we are looking for students who are already located in the Greater Vancouver area.   We will consider out-of-town applicants for 2022 terms. 

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:   

  • Assisting in the preparation of presentation package/boards for Rezoning or Development approval (Including reading and responding to City policy and comments (with guidance), assembling responses and corresponding graphics);
  • Assisting in the preparation of presentation packages for Client meetings;
  • Assist in the preparation of 3D Models and renderings to communicate design concepts;
  • Assist in the creation of graphic elements and diagrams to communicate design concepts;
  • Ability to work with a team to prepare technical drawings for design development;

PREFERRED REQUIREMENTS: (some or all of the following)

  • 2 years completion of a university-level program in architecture;
  • Proficiency in Indesign;
  • Excellent grasp of the English language: able to read, write and proof-read at a high level;
  • Ability to work in 3D digital modeling software;
  • Ability to render design concepts;
  • Ability to use Photoshop, Illustrator;
  • Ability to follow direction/make adjustments as needed;
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team in a highly collaborative studio atmosphere.
  • Role is currently at AMA’s office, but must be able to work at home if required by COVID restrictions;

CONTACT:
Please email careers@arnomatisarchitecture.com attn: ‘Arno Matis’ with your portfolio and resume. No phone calls or drop-ins, please. While we thank all applicants, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

University of Victoria – Project Manager

Position / Title Seeking:
Project Manager

Level of Experience:
Intermediate – Senior

Organization Name:
University of Victoria

Organization Description:
The University of Victoria is growing, and on their behalf, we are looking for a dynamic high performing Project Manager to join their team. This individual, who possesses renovation, new construction and/or program management experience, will be a great addition to their ever-expanding Project Management team. As stewards of the campus, Facilities Management fosters and enriches an inviting and functional environment that welcomes and supports all who come to the University. Facilities Management’s customers include Deans, departments, faculty, staff, administration and students. The entire Department’s branches work as a team to ensure a University level standard of customer service delivery. They take exceptional pride in delivering effective capital projects, while ensuring the safe and efficient performance for the operation and maintenance of campus buildings.

Reporting to the Associate Director, Project Management Services, the Project Managers provide direction and leadership in the undertaking of strategic planning and delivery for new capital projects for the university. These positions lead project stakeholders through the capital planning process, providing guidance and support to planning within the framework of the University’s 5-year capital plan, sustainability policy, space guidelines and the departmental service plan. The role requires flexibility to work weekends or after hours. The Project Manager utilizes their extensive knowledge of capital project management, planning, design, construction, and project administration to deliver on their responsibilities in a manner appropriate for the project conditions.

Job Description:
Responsibilities:
· Manage projects during the development of contract documents, tender phase, and administer the project during the construction phase
· Actively manage the tendering of projects and manage the consultant preparation of contract documents
· Participate in consultant meetings, monitor the process and consultants’ minutes and reports for accuracy and comprehensiveness
· Prepare service requests to in-house trades and Purchase Requisitions / Orders for external goods and services
· Lead the planning of renovations to university buildings and spaces, and at times pre-plan major projects in advance of turn-over to other staff member for delivery
· Establish initial project requirements including identifying resources required for the project
· Coordinate closely with the University of Victoria Campus Planning and Sustainability Department to ensure projects conform to the Campus Plan
· Maintain up-to-date best practices and implement standard university project management workflow procedures, forms, and templates for managing major construction projects
· Establish Project Budget Control reports to identify the approved budgets and the forecasted total project costs
· Maintain records of consultant and contractor performance
· Maintain current knowledge of relevant legislation, regulations, policies, guidelines, and best practices
· Manage consultant teams to ensure delivery of full scope of services, and evaluates performance
· Prepare consultant contract documents as required for provision of project related services
· Request revisions and undertake value analysis processes as required
· Oversee design review, check consultant design documents for accuracy and conformance to University policy
· Contribute to implementation of the University’s Sustainability Action Plan
· Ensure high performance and green building standards are incorporated into capital projects and facility renewals
· Develop written scopes of work for the hiring of professional consultants
· Request revisions as may be required, and make recommendations to the Director for approval based upon alignment with project requirements

Skills & Qualifications:
· University degree in Architecture or Engineering; or diploma in Architectural Technology and applicable experience. Must be registered with the AIBC or eligible to register with the AIBC.
· Registration in a relevant professional association in British Columbia (PMP, LEED® AP, Gold Seal Certification)
· Eight to fifteen years’ experience in an intermediate to a senior project management role
· Proven effective leadership and performance management of direct and/or indirect staff
· Able to coach and mentor staff in aspects of the profession such as leadership, project management methodology, industry standards, people skills and navigating politics
· Extensive knowledge of capital project management, for construction projects of varying type, size and complexity
· Able to provide effective briefings, seminars, and presentations, to both small and large audiences
· Able to create detailed major capital project budgets ranging from $50K to $100M
· Knowledge of high-performance building systems and design, LEED-Gold requirements and processes, and other sustainable and green building practices
· Improves work practices to achieve desired results and support productivity
· Demonstrates adaptability and resilience in response to changing work environments and demands
· Communicates effectively in conversation and writing with a broad range of people
· Values diversity of the university’s people and their cultures
· Demonstrates an understanding of the university’s vision, mission, and goals

Contact Info:
If you feel this opportunity speaks to your abilities, you have the demonstrated background and are interested in learning more, please forward your resume to Linda.Beaudry@mnp.ca or call 250-585-6305.

Perkins + Will Canada Architects Co. – Intermediate Designer / Architect

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Position / Title Seeking:

Intermediate Designer / Architect

Level of Experience:
Intermediate

Organization Name:
Perkins&Will

Organization Description:
Perkins&Will is an international leader in sustainability and research and has consistently been recognized as one of the Top Employers in BC and one of the Greenest Companies in Canada. With one of the largest portfolios of green buildings in Canada, the firm is known for innovative sustainability integrated with a clean, modern design vernacular.

Our studio has a robust practice in higher education, corporate & commercial, mixed-use, civic, sports & rec, transit, urban design, and interior design.

Job Description:

Join our Vancouver or Calgary studio and be part of a team that brings innovation and creativity into design.

Successful candidates will be expected to have 5+ years’ experience and are well on their road to registration. Experience in building envelope, detailing a building, design in the SD and DD phase, and having some CA/CD experience is beneficial.

An understanding of sustainability, resilience, and design excellence as it relates building design is essential. .

Join our team and help us keep our communities connected.

Responsibilities:

Develops architecturally-significant designs consistent with Perkins&Will’s commitment to Design Excellence.
Develops and prepares design documents including preliminary designs, contract documents, and presentation materials.
Understands and responds to the technical implications of design decisions.
Facilitates firm and project goals of excellence in design, execution, sustainability, and resilience.
Performs tasks according to the P&W standards and Project Delivery Manual.
As we often work with other P&W offices on our projects, highly developed communication, interpersonal, verbal and written skills are mandatory.
Works with the team to integrate the design and technical aspects of the project.
To join us, you should have:

A positive attitude and commitment to being an active and positive participant of our culture
A professional degree in Architecture
5+ years’ experience in an architectural firm
Strong technical expertise
Registered AIBC/AAA Intern or Registered Architect
Proficient in 3D and 2D graphics software (Revit, Rhino, Grasshopper).
Revit experience is essential
Proficiency in hand-drawn design and illustration.
LEED GA or agrees to qualify within 6 months of hire.

Must be registered with the AIBC or eligible to be registered within the province of British Columbia.

Qualified candidates should upload a resume and their portfolio to this application/their profile.

We thank all interested candidates but due to the volume of applications we receive, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

At Perkins&Will, we value diversity, inclusion, and equity. Our teams work collaboratively and respect each person’s unique perspective and contribution. Our diverse teams fuel innovation and creativity, which in turn support our excellence in design.

We believe that inclusion spurs creativity and that innovation is born from an engaged culture of diverse people and ideas. By moving beyond barriers and stereotypes of gender, race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, medical condition, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status; we are committed to building an organization that reflects the diversity of the communities and clients we serve.

Contact Info:
Submit your CV & Portfolio online through our Careers portal at https://perkinswill.com/careers/

https://recruiting2.ultipro.com/PER1007PWILL/JobBoard/0ca393a4-bf82-4db6-acae-91e6a0315a4a/OpportunityDetail?opportunityId=dd0d605f-5b88-4067-89f5-486f62c70bb6

Musson Cattell Mackey Partnership Architects Designers Planners – Senior Architectural Technologist

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Senior Architectural Technologist

Vancouver based Musson Cattell Mackey Partnership Architects Designers Planners (MCMP) has openings for two experienced Senior Architectural Technologists on a permanent full-time basis.

MCMP is a full-service architectural practice located in downtown Vancouver employing a complement of 100+ architects, technicians, and designers.  50 + years of continuous practice have taught us to stay focused on what matters:  delivering value consistently.  We are primarily engaged in commercial, residential, institutional, science and technology and master planning projects. Our strength is experience.  Our promise is reliability.

The ideal candidate is a self-starter, capable of supporting senior staff on multiple projects and has the ability to work both independently or as part of a team. You are highly organized, reliable, technically minded, self-motivated and know how to lead when necessary. You are well versed in a wide variety of construction methods and have strong working drawings experience.

We are looking for a great fit in both personality and technical skills and value positive attitudes, team focus and a willingness to learn.  In return for the expertise you bring, you will be given the opportunity to work in a supportive, collaborative environment on a variety of projects and within a well established architecture firm.

If you have done this for many years and you enjoy the work like it is what you were meant to do, we want to hear from you.

Must Haves

  • 10+ years experience in British Columbia creating construction drawings for commercial, mixed-use residential and institutional projects.
  • Completion of a certified Building Technology or Architectural program or equivalent experience.
  • Must be registered with the AIBC or eligible for registration in the province of British Columbia

Role and Responsibilities

  • Interpret and develop design concepts from design development through to contract documents
  • Assist in preparation of the site plan approval drawings
  • Prepare specification, construction documents and details for building permit, tender and construction.
  • Contract administration:  Coordinate and review shop drawings and submittals, prepare site instructions, respond to RFI’s, administer change orders and perform field reviews
  • Often gives technical or project related guidance and direction to other staff. May act as a lead on larger projects.
  • Prepare and monitor project work plans, budgets and design schedules
  • Research and apply appropriate use of materials
  • Manage multiple assignments
  • Liaise with clients, consultants and City officials.
  • Comply with zoning by-laws, development/building permit and building code requirements.

Key Qualifications and Experience

  • High level of proficiency in REVIT, AutoCAD. SketchUp, Rhino, and Photoshop/InDesign an asset.
  • Ability to coordinate complex projects with a range of consultants and extract and relay relevant information
  • Working knowledge of local building codes (BCBC / VBBL Parts 3 and 10) and bylaws and a demonstrated understanding of building technology, building envelope and materials
  • Experience in a variety of project types and a variety of construction systems such as concrete and steel
  • Experience and knowledge pertaining to all aspects of Design Development, Building Permit submissions, Tender process and preparation of contract drawings and documents
  • Understanding of sustainable design, LEED, BC Energy Step Code, ASHRAE 90.1, NECB and other similar programs, codes and standards.
  • Superior time management skills – must be able to work closely with lead designers and be adaptable to the constant changes implemented by clients while working on several projects simultaneously
  • Exceptional oral and written communication skills
  • An analytical mind with strong problem-solving ability
  • Strong planning and organization skills
  • The ability to work well on your own initiative and as part of a team
  • High levels of creativity, imagination and vision
  • The ability to work well under pressure

To learn more about MCM, we encourage you to visit www.mcmparchitects.com.

Interested and qualified individuals are invited to submit their resumes to:

Email:  careers@mcmparchitects.com

Submit your resume and portfolio in confidence by email (pdf please) indicating the position you are applying for in the “Subject” line. We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.    No phone calls and drop-ins please.

Marianne Amodio and Harley Grusko Architects Inc. – Intermediate Architectural Technologist / Technician

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Intermediate Architectural Technologist / Technician

MA+HG Architects is a growing practice with a deepening portfolio and an expanding reputation for thoughtful and innovative architecture. We intentionally buck norms. We believe in socially motivated design that is bold, articulate aspirational and decidedly anti-luxury.

We create non-formulaic-based architecture that is uniquely responsive to its site, clients, users and programs. We seek opportunities for innovation in every aspect of our work. Our environment is collaborative; where design occurs at all levels of the process. Our work has grown from laneway homes to towers; from single-family dwellings to multi-family rowhouse communities. We’d love to show you what’s new.

We offer a comprehensive salary, extended health benefits package, annual profit sharing, and a continuing education allowance. Our studio is located in the heart of Strathcona. We are a hardworking, friendly and casual studio: creative, committed and sometimes frenetic. We value studio culture and have implemented a stringent Covid-19 response plan in accordance with direction from WorkSafe BC and The Province of British Columbia Ministry of Health.

Position:
Design-oriented Architectural Technologist

Experience level:
Intermediate/senior 7 to 10 years post graduate experience

We are seeking a creative technologist who has a passion for bespoke detailing and desire to bring architectural vision to reality. This person will have strong technical knowledge with the ability to advance design concepts through the documentation phase. It is best suited to a mature and committed individual who is capable of taking on a high level of responsibility with experience in multi- family and mixed-use housing and the capacity to solve detailing and code related questions.

Qualifications include:

> Registered with the AIBC, or eligible to be registered in the Province of British Columbia.

>Diploma in architectural and building technology or degree in architectural science, or the equivalent.

>Demonstrates a comprehensive understanding of building technology with a thorough grasp of construction detailing and the appreciation of working drawings as both an art and science.

>A passion for architecture and for clarity in the communication of design intent. Clarity is the soul of wit.

>Aspires to leadership with the ability to manage multiple projects and deadlines.

>Experience in contract administration with the ability to review site conditions and to respond to and issue submittals.

>Proficient in Revit and Vectorworks

>Experiencing with wood frame and concrete construction with a little mass timber thrown in for good measure.

>Knowledge of Part 9 and Part 3 of the building code and Vancouver Building Bylaw including new inclusions to the VBBL including energy requirements and the City of Vancouver permitting process, as well as the CP process.

> Strong communication skills and reliability.

>Strong problem-solving skills, accuracy and attention to detail.

Contact Info:
Please send applications to info@mahg.ca

Please make portfolios less than 10 MB in size and all documentation in PDF format. No telephone calls, please. We will contact all potential candidates for a virtual meeting.

Marianne Amodio and Harley Grusko Architects Inc. – Intermediate Architect / Intern Architect

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Position / Title Seeking:

Intermediate Architect / Intern Architect

Level of Experience:
Intermediate – Senior

Organization Name:
MA+HG Architects

Organization Description:
MA+HG Architects is a growing practice with a deepening portfolio and an expanding reputation for thoughtful and innovative architecture. We intentionally buck norms. We believe in socially motivated design that is bold, articulate aspirational and decidedly anti-luxury.

We create non-formulaic-based architecture that is uniquely responsive to its site, clients, users and programs. We seek opportunities for innovation in every aspect of our work. Our environment is collaborative; where design occurs at all levels of the process. Our work has grown from laneway homes to towers; from single-family dwellings to multi-family rowhouse communities. We’d love to show you what’s new.

We offer a comprehensive salary, extended health benefits package, annual profit sharing, and a continuing education allowance. Our studio is located in the heart of Strathcona. We are a hardworking, friendly and casual studio: creative, committed and sometimes frenetic. We value studio culture and have implemented a stringent Covid-19 response plan in accordance with direction from WorkSafe BC and The Province of British Columbia Ministry of Health.

Job Description:
Position: Design-oriented Architect or Intern Architect
Experience Level: intermediate: 7 to 10 years post graduate experience.

We are looking for an individual who is passionate and knowledgable about housing, to join our small and nimble team. The successful candidate will be capable of working independently within a collaborative environment, who is entrepreneurial in spirit and willing and excited to flourish with a growing practice. This person will have a refined design sensibility and the ability to advance design concepts through the documentation phase.

The position is best suited to a mature and committed individual who is capable of taking on a high level of responsibility with experience in multi-family and mixed-use housing with the capacity to solve design and code related questions.

Qualifications include:

> A passion for architecture and the role of the architect as an agent of change.

> Professional degree in architecture.

> Must be registered with the AIBC or eligible to be registered in the Province of British Columbia.

> Minimum experience of 7 to 10 years in the design, drawing and construction of multi-family residential and mixed-use buildings.

>Knowledge of Part 9 and Part 3 of the building code and Vancouver Building Bylaw including new inclusions to the VBBL including energy requirements and the City of Vancouver permitting process, as well as the CP process.

>Experience interfacing with clients and consultants and managing projects from initiation to completion.

>Actual hands-on experience producing design, permit and construction drawings through to construction, including construction administration.

>Understanding of building envelope detailing in wood frame and concrete construction with a little mass timber thrown in for good measure.

>Strong communication skills and reliability .

> Proficiency in Revit, Vectorworks SketchUp and physical model building.

Contact Info:
Please send applications to: info@mahg.ca
Please make portfolios less than 10 MB in size and all documentation in PDF format.

No telephone calls, please. We will contact all potential candidates for a virtual meeting.

WA Architects Ltd. – BIM Manager

Position / Title Seeking:
BIM Manager with Architectural Technologist Background

Level of Experience:
Intermediate

Organization Name:
WA Architects Ltd.

Organization Description:
Yes, WA offers a competitive salary, health benefits and continuing education opportunities, like other firms but at WA we’re different.

– The WA Team is engaged, energetic, and involved in the community.
– We work hard for our clients to deliver projects that go beyond their expectations and have them coming back for more.
– We are a team. We support each other to create success for everyone, which makes us stronger as a company.
– Our Management/Ownership team is approachable and easily accessible.
– We recognize our hard work with Friday afternoon socials, office-wide lunches, annual Family Day picnics, holiday parties, a comfortable work environment, and employee anniversary recognition, to name a few.
– We value honesty, integrity, communication, leadership, and design excellence. – – We foster our values with an open-door policy (the only doors we have belong to our meeting rooms) and a hard working yet casual approach to our business.
– We have a coordinated COVID-19 Office Safety Protocol to keep our staff and their families safe including flexibility around working from home and the office during this current pandemic.

We go beyond with our support of non-profit organizations and causes. We provide support annually to Drive for the Cure and the Dr. Peter AIDS Foundation. We participate as a team in runs for a cause (ex. Scotiabank 5km) and provide sponsorship throughout the year to organizations within our industry.

Job Description:
We have an opening for an BIM Manager with Architectural Technologist Background in our Vancouver office with the following required skills and expertise:

– Proficiency in Autodesk Applications (AutoCAD, REVIT, BIM360 Design, Navisworks, etc.) and complete understanding of IT computer systems and applications
– Ability to create libraries, for families, parametric parameters, work sets, drawing standards
– Understanding of Cloud management for internal and external use
– Ability to manage new technologies and applications
– Experience in training and providing technical support to team members
– Proficiency to detail various building components, including wall assemblies & creation of families
– Advanced knowledge of building envelope principles
– Established knowledge of production of construction documents, including specifications
– Knowledge of DP and BP submissions
– Knowledge of the VBBL, NBCC and BCBC
– Strong organizational and planning skills
– Analytical and problem-solving skills
– Efficiency and time-management abilities
– Proficiency with MS Word, MS Excel and Outlook (used daily)
– Excellent command of written and spoken English
– Must be registered with the AIBC or eligible to register with the AIBC

In your role you will be:

– Developing BIM plan for all REVIT projects.
– Generating templates and standards for all REVIT projects
– Setting up initial Revit model parameters, grids, levels etc.
– Revit Coordination between design team, clients, and consultants
– Training or upskilling colleagues in specific software programs, primarily REVIT
– Analyzing architectural plans and drawings, highlighting any possible risks or problems, and making amendments using REVIT
– Regular review and maintenance of all ongoing Revit models.
– Troubleshooting Revit issues and fixing errors.

Contact Info:
To apply, send your CV and cover letter to office@wa-arch.ca

DYS Architecture – Intermediate/Senior Architectural Technologist – Healthcare

Position / Title Seeking:
Intermediate/Senior Technologist – Healthcare

Level of Experience:
Intermediate – Senior

Organization Name:
dys architecture

Organization Description:
Our Firm
Driven by a strong sense of social and environmental responsibility, dys architecture has been creating architecture that has a positive impact on the lives of its’ users, the surrounding neighbourhood and the community at large since 1982. We are well-known for our advances in affordable housing, health care, passive house and managing complex multi-use projects.

Our People
We are core-values driven, which means that we approach life and work with a deep sense of purpose. We are curious, creative, and innovative collaborators – high on skill and low on ego. There’s a reason we write the name of our firm in lower-case letters.

Job Description:
The Position
You will be joining the Healthcare team, a small but focused group within dys that is dedicated to improving our hospitals’ built environment, thereby supporting our healthcare workers to improve the quality, experience and delivery of care to our communities. We are currently looking for a key team member who will be able to lead and manage the BIM model for an upcoming major hospital renovation.

Your Knowledge, Skills & Experience
• Senior Architect or Senior Architectural Technologist degree from an accredited program.
• Healthcare project experience preferred
• Proficient in Revit, particularly skilled in:
– Understanding of Revit project & shared parameters
– Developing & Executing BIM PEP and Standards
– Creating & auditing Revit families, Room Data sheets & Schedules
– Clash Review & Revit troubleshooting
• Proficiency / Familiarity with BIM360, Navisworks, dRofus & Dynamo.
• Experience with BIM compliance and audit requirements
• Strength in co-ordination, following up on issues and closing the loop with consultants
• Strong understanding of building codes and building technology with a thorough understanding of construction detailing, working drawings and contract administration.
• Registered with the AIBC, or eligible to be registered in the province of British Columbia.

Core Competencies
• Trustworthy with ability to build professional, positive relationships within all levels of a business.
• Self-motivated, confident and emotionally intelligent person who thrives within a flat structure but is also a strong team player
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills; people know what you want, what you mean, or what you’re asking for.
• Resourceful, flexible and adaptable to changing demands and priorities.
• Willing to share and contribute without an ego getting in the way of doing the right thing

Contact Info:
We are located in Vancouver’s Armory district just a 10-minute walk to Granville Island and Kits Beach. When COVID times are over, we’ll get back to gathering in our spacious dining area for weekly catered lunch and learns, morning coffees and cheering each other in person (rather than Zoom) every Friday afternoon.
Please submit your resume with cover letter, references and examples of your work to: careers@dysarchitecture.com

Only qualified candidates will be contacted for an interview. We kindly ask that applicants do not call or follow-up but thank you for your interest.

Andrew Cheung Architects Inc. – Project Architect / Technician / Contract Administrator

We are a medium-sized, established firm which has a stable and consistent workload involving a wide range of projects.  The firm is now seeking for talented, dedicated individuals to join our team on existing and upcoming projects including office tower, high rise and low rise residential projects and institutional projects:

  • Project Architect
  • Technician
  • Contract administrator

Opportunities are available for experienced and capable individuals to participate in project design development, working drawings, and field review services.  Candidates must be good team players and have excellent interpersonal and computer graphic skills and the ability to effectively participate and work in a team environment.

The individuals we are looking for should have:

  • local experience
  • solid computer-aided drafting and design skill
  • good understanding of building code & construction details is essential
  • candidates applying for the Architect role, must be registered with the AIBC, or eligible to be registered in the province of British Columbia

Candidates will be expected to show example works at the time of interview.  Please email, fax resumes only.  Resumes should clearly detail your qualifications relative to the above-described skill set.

Please provide your resume via email or fax to:

Andrew Cheung Architects Inc.

Email: acai@telus.net

Fax: 604-685-1889

No telephone calls or drop-ins please.