Johnston Davidson Architecture – Intermediate Architect

Position / Title Seeking: Intermediate Architect

Level of Experience: Intermediate

Organization Name: Johnston Davidson Architecture

Organization Description:

JDa pairs design excellence with the desire to provide our clients with affordable solutions that seamlessly integrate innovation and sustainability. Our areas of focus include complex public projects, with a particular interest in protective services, collocated buildings, post-secondary education and healthcare, as well as feasibility studies and Integrated Project Delivery (IPD) projects.

Job Description:

Hello. Looking for a new challenge? Been working for the last five plus years and want to do more, be more? Interested in working on innovative civic projects which make our communities better? Like being part of a smaller studio with other passionate Architects who give a crap about what they’re doing? Want to gain experience working on Integrated Project Delivery (IPD) projects that are a little different from the old stip sum, CCDC-2 general contract. Then we want to hear from you.

We are Johnston Davidson Architecture. We’ve been here since 1976 and like to work on challenging civic projects which are different than the rest, like supportive housing above a firehall. Mass Timber buildings, done several of them and looking to do more. Innovation, of course! Net Zero Energy and Net Zero Carbon buildings – designing those as well. We are looking to add an Intermediate Architect to our team, someone who can lead a small or medium project, or be a second on large project. If you ethusiastic about design, enjoy working in a vibrant, team environment, like to have fun at what you do and care about sustainability, innovation and making communities better, we would be very interested in hearing from you.

Here are the standard bits:
• Full time position
• Candidates must be able to legally work in Canada, and must be registered with the AIBC or eligible to register with the AIBC
• 5+ years minimum experience, preferably with civic or institutional projects
• Experience in working on sustainable design projects (LEED accreditation is an asset)
• Knowledge of the BC Building Code / Vancouver Building By-law
• Experience in the development of working drawings using REVIT and show an aptitude for the use of REVIT in creative applications
• Proficiency in Sketch-up, Enscape, Adobe InDesign or other graphic programs to produce architectural renderings and presentation materials
• Salary range is dependent upon demonstrated experience

If you are interested, please send over your resume and portfolio to iwanttoworkhere@jdarch.ca. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted directly. No phone calls please.

Thanks for taking the time to read our ad. If you feel like a change, a new start, let us know – want we want to hear from you.

Contact Info: iwanttoworkhere@jdarch.ca


Johnston Davidson Architecture – Intermediate Architect

Position / Title Seeking: Intermediate Architect

Level of Experience: Intermediate

Organization Name: Johnston Davidson Architecture

Organization Description:

JDa pairs design excellence with the desire to provide our clients with affordable solutions that seamlessly integrate innovation and sustainability. Our areas of focus include complex public projects, with a particular interest in protective services, collocated buildings, post-secondary education and healthcare, as well as feasibility studies and Integrated Project Delivery (IPD) projects.

Job Description:

Hello. Looking for a new challenge? Been working for the last five plus years and want to do more, be more? Interested in working on innovative civic projects which make our communities better? Like being part of a smaller studio with other passionate Architects who give a crap about what they’re doing? Want to gain experience working on Integrated Project Delivery (IPD) projects that are a little different from the old stip sum, CCDC-2 general contract. Then we want to hear from you.

We are Johnston Davidson Architecture. We’ve been here since 1976 and like to work on challenging civic projects which are different than the rest, like supportive housing above a firehall. Mass Timber buildings, done several of them and looking to do more. Innovation, of course! Net Zero Energy and Net Zero Carbon buildings – designing those as well. We are looking to add an Intermediate Architect to our team, someone who can lead a small or medium project, or be a second on large project. If you ethusiastic about design, enjoy working in a vibrant, team environment, like to have fun at what you do and care about sustainability, innovation and making communities better, we would be very interested in hearing from you.

Here are the standard bits:
• Full time position
• Candidates must be able to legally work in Canada, and currently be registered or be able to be registered with the AIBC
• 5+ years minimum experience, preferably with civic or institutional projects
• Experience in working on sustainable design projects (LEED accreditation is an asset)
• Knowledge of the BC Building Code / Vancouver Building By-law
• Experience in the development of working drawings using REVIT and show an aptitude for the use of REVIT in creative applications
• Proficiency in Sketch-up, Enscape, Adobe InDesign or other graphic programs to produce architectural renderings and presentation materials
• Salary range is dependent upon demonstrated experience

If you are interested, please send over your resume and portfolio to iwanttoworkhere@jdarch.ca. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted directly. No phone calls please.

Thanks for taking the time to read our ad. If you feel like a change, a new start, let us know – want we want to hear from you.

Contact Info: iwanttoworkhere@jdarch.ca

Chris Dikeakos Architects Inc. – Contract Administrator

Position / Title Seeking: Contract Administrator

Level of Experience:

Organization Name: Chris Dikeakos Architects Inc.

Organization Description:

Chris Dikeakos Architects Inc. (CDA) is of one of the leading architectural firms in the design of multi-family and mixed-use projects, transforming skylines spanning broadly over the West Coast. The firm also has significant expertise in the design of entertainment complexes including theatre, hotel, F&B, retail, convention, and gaming facilities. Recent projects include a 1.9 million square foot mixed-use redevelopment of Metrotown’s Station Square, the Solo District, the Brewery District, and Modello. CDA has received multiple awards for its work.

Job Description:

Chris Dikeakos Architects Inc. is welcoming applications for the position of Contract Administrator. We invite strong candidates to become part of our team.
Job type: Full-time, permanent

Benefits:
• Opportunity to work on large scale iconic projects all over the West Coast;
• Ability to see the impact of your work and make a significant contribution to the growth of the company;
• Significant career development opportunities, with knowledge transfer and mentorship opportunities at every level;
• Collaboration with team members;
• A healthy workplace culture;
• A highly competitive salary and compensation package;
• Support for people’s educational goals, payment of all professional dues, ongoing learning opportunities with lunch-and-learn and conference sessions;
• Extended health and dental care;
• Life and disability insurance;
• Health and wellness benefits;
• RRSP matching;
• Casual dress code;
• Company events;
• Central location.

Responsibilities:
• Review projects in the field to ensure compliance with the construction documents.
• Ensure field reviews are undertaken in keeping with applicable codes and current practices.
• Build and maintains favorable working relationships with clients, contractors, and all other team members.
• Perform on-site field reviews, including life-safety, and produce field reports.
• Make substantial completion inspections/determination with list of deficiencies.

Requirements:
• Intermediate to Senior Technologist or Intermediate to Senior Architect with 5 or more years of Contract Administration experience.
• Knowledge and experience in hi-rise residential and mixed-use preferred, however, all applicable experience will be considered.
• A strong understanding of construction process paperwork handling, including but not limited to RFIs, submittals, shop drawings, certificates for payment, and letters of assurance.
• In depth understanding of contract document drawings and specifications.
• Forward thinking and ability to plan ahead and schedule, superior time management skills.
• Ability to handle multiple project responsibilities simultaneously.
• Excellent oral and written communication.
• Excellent organization and management skills.
• Proficiency with current versions of Revit and AutoCad.
• Must possess a valid driver’s license.

Contact Info:

Submit your resume and portfolio to jobs@dikeakos.com indicating the position you are applying for in the “Subject” line.

Chris Dikeakos Architects Inc. | 1635 W Broadway, Vancouver, BC V6J 1W9 | www.dikeakos.com

Chris Dikeakos Architects Inc. – Senior Technologist

Position / Title Seeking: Senior Technologist

Level of Experience: Senior

Organization Name: Chris Dikeakos Architects Inc.

Organization Description:

Chris Dikeakos Architects Inc. is of one of the leading architectural firms in the design of multi-family and mixed-use projects, transforming skylines spanning broadly over the West Coast. The firm also has significant expertise in the design of entertainment complexes including theatre, hotel, F&B, retail, convention, and gaming facilities. Recent projects include a 1.9 million square foot mixed-use redevelopment of Metrotown’s Station Square, the Solo District, the Brewery District, and Modello. CDA has received multiple awards for its work.

We offer high salaries and a complete benefits package with extended heath, dental, life and disability insurance, wellness fund and RRSP matching.

Job Description:

A Senior Architectural Technologist would have demonstrated technical and design knowledge with a proven track record of managing small to large size projects. The position would require history of excellent client and consultant management and the ability to make high level decisions throughout the duration of the project.


Qualifications:
– Graduate from an accredited post-secondary Architectural Technologist program and/or professional diploma or degree in architecture;
– Knowledge of architecture process and construction documentation production;
– Familiarity of construction materials, process and application to working drawings;
– Proficiency in understanding local building codes, specifications, and building science issues;
– Minimum 5 years experience as an Architectural Technologist in and engineering/design-based firm, ideally from within Canada;
– Strong understanding of Revit;
– Familiarity with BIM 360, AutoCAD, Sketch-Up, and Lumion an asset;
– Well rounded technical, graphic, and organizational skills;
– Proven communicator in teaching standards and materials;
– Experience in MS project scheduling;
– Experience with a variety of construction systems including wood frame, concrete, and steel.
– Must be registered with the AIBC or eligible to register with the AIBC

Responsibilities
– Prepare preliminary design studies for review;
– Prepare technical drawings for design development, building permit application, and construction drawings;
– Set up contract documents including details, sections, elevations and schedules;
– Perform area calculations according to specified standards and local jurisdictions;
– Perform site analysis, including survey of existing conditions and field measurements;
– Communicate effectively and work collaboratively within a project team, as well as work with outside consultants;
– Attend meetings with consultants and client groups;
– Assist in contract administration, including SI preparation, RFI responses and shop drawings review;
– Quality management – review drawings within the office that are not directly in projects team scope, provide mark-up and suggestions at a high level;
– Review and apply standards throughout projects outside of project team scope;
– Review and ensure project teams are delivering to set schedules;
– Prepare detail specifications to CDA standards.

Contact Info:

Submit your resume and portfolio to jobs@dikeakos.com indicating the position you are applying for in the “Subject” line.

Chris Dikeakos Architects Inc. | 1635 W Broadway, Vancouver, BC V6J 1W9 | www.dikeakos.com


Gair Williamson Architects – Architectural Technologist / Architect

Position / Title Seeking: Architectural Technologist / Architect

Level of Experience: Intermediate – Senior

Organization Name: Gair Williamson Architects

Organization Description:

Gair Williamson Architects is a design driven practice with a focus on the urban condition and the craft of construction. Our work varies from adaptive re-use and heritage renovation (predominantly in the Gastown / Railtown / Chinatown districts) to new build projects across Vancouver and beyond.

We believe strongly in the office as a teaching environment for emerging architects and wish to attract like minded individuals. Our office is composed of individuals with a diversity of experience and background, and we strive to create a team environment where all team members contribute knowledge and opinions, weigh in on design decisions, and also have the independence to make decisions and manage projects suited to their skills & experience level.

Our studio is located in Railtown. It is a dynamic and transparent work environment, where a highly collaborative and effective team is made of each member’s talents and strengths. You will have constant access to the Principal. We are a mentoring firm where we provide support and responsibility tailored to the individuals’ professional development. In expanding our team, we welcome like-minded yet diverse individuals.

Job Description:

We are seeking to fill an intermediate-senior Architect / Technologist level position. The position is suited to a talented, professional practitioner with 10+ years of experience working in the field of architecture.

The successful candidate will have the following skills & attributes:
– Proficient or at least an intermediate REVIT user: GWA works exclusively in REVIT on all projects and the successful candidate will be capable of managing a work-shared project file with a small project team;
– An ability to efficiently meet deadlines, manage budgets, and take a leadership role:
experience in running projects, producing working drawings, coordinating drawing sets, and construction administration experience are required for the position;
– Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills as you will need to manage client / consultant relationships, liaise with City officials on a regular basis, and work in a team environment;
– Confidence with detailing, both architectural and technical, the ability to understand and adapt details across project types and scales, and familiarity with Canadian construction codes, terminology and common practices a strong asset;
– Be registered as an Architect, Intern Architect or Architectural Technologist with the AIBC or eligible for registration;
– A proficiency in English both written and oral is essential;
–10+ years of experience in an architectural office, applicants with Vancouver experience preferred but not essential.

Contact Info:

Contact Info: Please submit a cover letter, resume and examples of your work to info@gwarchitects.ca. Only successful candidates will be contacted. No phone calls please.

Kasian Architecture Interior Design and Planning Ltd. – Senior Project Architect

Position / Title Seeking: Senior Project Architect

Level of Experience: Intermediate – Senior

Organization Name: Kasian Architecture Interior Design and Planning Ltd.

Organization Description:

As architects, designers, and planners, we champion people and apply design solutions that improve lives and create a deeper connection between people and place. With an insatiable curiosity for the world, we leverage our in-between thinking to make the invisible visible.

We operate globally from our offices across Canada and partner with our clients who are visionaries, passionate and courageous ― together we achieve results that make a difference to entire communities.

Job Description:

We are seeking a motivated and passionate Project Architect to complement our Vancouver office, where we are involved in exciting work across a range of building types including commercial, mixed-use, retail, industrial, hospitality, public buildings, and healthcare.

Our Architects are involved in all design and technical aspects of projects from the schematic design phase through to contract administration and typically oversee the whole process with guidance from a principal. We are looking for individuals who have a passion for delivering Mixed-Use High-Rise Developments with dynamic clients. You will have a leadership role in coordinating the project team, consultants, and the client as well as liaising with authorities having jurisdiction to meet project objectives.

Here’s what you’ll be doing at Kasian:

Work with talented architects and technologists to produce quality projects for private sector clients
Develop project criteria, the scope of services, detailed work plans, drawing lists, schedules, and resource (staff, technical, budget) requirements over the project lifecycle
Push the boundaries of design while meeting the needs of clients and end-users; participate in stakeholder meetings, create design concepts and presentation material
Lead, motivate, and manage the project team to produce successful design and construction documentation
Coordinate with project consultants (ie. electrical, mechanical, structural)
Resolve complex design and technical issues
Manage client relationships and actively develop these throughout the project process
Ensure projects are delivered effectively through efficient resource management and achieving scheduled milestones
Undertake site reviews and construction administration

Here’s what you bring to Kasian:

A recognized degree in architecture coupled with a minimum of 8 years of experience
AIBC registration preferably
Experience leading projects of at least $25m (construction value) with minimal supervision
An innovative and forward-thinking approach to design and a natural curiosity for staying current with new trends, materials, and construction methods
Strong technical knowledge and technical drawing experience in Revit
Excellent graphic communication and presentation skills
An ability to add value to all stages of project delivery

This opportunity is an exceptional career fit for a candidate with long-term ambitions to contribute to one of Canada’s top architectural practices. If you are looking to be part of a progressive environment and deliver innovative projects, we’d like to hear from you. Please feel free to email your resume and portfolio directly to elena.cowan@kasian.com

Contact Info:

Elena Cowan | Talent Acquisition Specialist

Kasian Architecture Interior Design and Planning Ltd
1500 West Georgia Street, Suite 1685
Vancouver, BC, Canada | V6G 2Z6
T 604.631.8200
E: elena.cowan@kasian.com

Kasian Architecture Interior Design and Planning Ltd. – Senior Architectural Technologist

Position / Title Seeking: Senior Architectural Technologist

Level of Experience: Intermediate – Senior

Organization Name: Kasian Architecture Interior Design and Planning Ltd.

Organization Description:

As architects, designers, and planners, we champion people and apply design solutions that improve lives and create a deeper connection between people and place. With an insatiable curiosity for the world, we leverage our in-between thinking to make the invisible visible.

We operate globally from our offices across Canada and partner with our clients who are visionaries, passionate and courageous ― together we achieve results that make a difference to entire communities.

Job Description:

Welcome to Kasian, where over 37 years of design excellence have sparked a passion for transforming ordinary spaces into extraordinary experiences. Our passion is strengthening connections between people and places by creating built environments that inspire and improve lives. With offices across Canada, we leverage the experience of our 230+ Kasian team members to deliver innovative and unique design solutions in multiple market sectors: commercial, workplace, healthcare, senior living, industrial and public.

We have an exciting opportunity in our Vancouver office for a Senior Architectural Technologist who brings experience working as a Job Captain on projects in a Revit environment. Using your Revit skills, you will work with a team to lead a variety of production tasks to prepare documents needed to take a building from the original concept to completion. You will have responsibility for coordinating, managing and preparing the design development documents and construction documents for innovative and complex projects.

What you’ll be doing at Kasian:

Work with your project team to deliver project documentation requirements through all project phases
Lead, develop, prepare, and review Design Development Drawings (DD) and outline specifications
Lead, develop, prepare, and review Contract Documents (CD) and specifications
Ensure coordination of consultant documentation with respect to project criteria, client program, drawings, and specifications; review the work of consultants
Direct the preparation of tender documents
Attend coordination and site meetings
Coordinate drawing production to accommodate required tender packages
Research construction materials
Perform code and bylaw analysis
Perform Quality Control procedures
Provide mentorship and guidance and direction to other Production Team Members

What you bring to Kasian:

A minimum of eight years of experience as an architectural technologist
An Architectural Technology Diploma or Architecture Degree
Experience working on projects in a variety of sectors – Industrial, Commercial and Senior Living
Proficiency in construction documentation including envelope detailing a must
Fluency with Revit
A solid understanding of current building systems, materials, and building codes
A passion for accuracy
A collaborative and flexible approach
Motivation, great organizational skills
Must be registered with the AIBC or eligible to register with the AIBC

This opportunity is an exceptional career fit for a candidate with long-term ambitions to contribute to one of Canada’s top architectural practices. If you are looking to be part of a progressive environment and deliver innovative projects, we’d like to hear from you. Please feel free to email your resume and portfolio directly to elena.cowan@kasian.com

Contact Info:

Elena Cowan | Talent Acquisition Specialist

Kasian Architecture Interior Design and Planning Ltd
1500 West Georgia Street, Suite 1685
Vancouver, BC, Canada | V6G 2Z6
T 604.631.8200

Boni Maddison Architects – Architect/Intern Architect/Architectural Technologist

Position / Title Seeking: Architect/Intern Architect/Architectural Technologist

Level of Experience: Intermediate

Organization Name: Boni Maddison Architects

Organization Description:

Boni Maddison Architects is a smaller firm of 10 people located on Vancouver’s West Side. We provide architectural consulting for a variety of projects both locally and throughout British Columbia. Our projects include Multiple Family Social Housing, Modular Housing Projects, Healthcare, Museums and Commercial Projects. We are currently expanding our team and have an opening for an intermediate position. We provide a cooperative and positive work environment with the ability to grow and develop. The successful candidate will have a passion for social housing and accessible design.

Job Description:

Job Description:

• Degree or Diploma in Architecture or related subject
• Registered with the AIBC or eligible for registration
• Experience with a variety of building types and project stages
• Strong English communication both written and verbal
• Experience with BC Housing Building Guidelines would be an asset
• Macintosh based office, experience in Mac OSX
• Preference to applicants with experience using Vectorworks

Job Responsibilities:

• Assisting/leading at all stages of a project from design to construction
• Ability to work independently as well as under direction of senior leadership
• Attend meetings and coordinate on projects
• Time-management and ability to meet deadlines

Contact Info:

Submission Requirements:

• Please email a resume that describes, in detail your experience, as well as your other qualifications. Please include your email, phone number and address on your resume.
• Please email cover letter and resume to admin@bonimaddison.com. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
• No phone calls please.

Hiring Date:

Successful applicants will be contacted for an interview with a potential immediate commencement. Remuneration will be commensurate with experience.


Studio One Architecture Inc. – Intermediate Architectural Technologist

Position / Title Seeking: Intermediate Architectural Technologist

Level of Experience: Intermediate

Organization Name: Studio One Architecture Inc.

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 individuals with sincere 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:

This is an intermediate level position. The ideal candidate is someone with good technical knowledge and experience in managing medium to large scale projects.
• Minimum 5 years of industry experience.
• Solid experience of construction detailing and documentation.
• Understanding of local building codes and Bylaws
• Experience in REVIT and AutoCAD.
• Experience in a variety of project types.
• Experience with a variety of construction systems including wood frame, concrete and steel.
• Experience in contract administration.
• 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 applicant’s for their interest however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Fougere Architecture Inc. – Architect

Position / Title Seeking: Architect

Level of Experience: Senior

Organization Name: Fougere Architecture Inc

Organization Description: Fougere Architecture is a small architectural studio established in 1994 and located in Vancouver, BC.

Job Description:

Fougere Architecture Inc has an immediate opening for an Architect AIBC with 10+ years’ of local experience in multi-family residential, commercial, and mixed-use projects.

The position will eventually adapt to your talents and interests, but it is currently best suited to someone who is interested in managing projects during the working drawing and construction phases. Project management skills and an interest in both contributing to and leading our office’s construction documentation and construction administration staff is critical.

In addition to your salary, we offer:
– Extended health and dental benefits
– AIBC dues for Professional Members
– A free parking stall or secure in-office bike storage

If this position interests you, please email your resume to “office@fougerearchitecture.ca

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

Contact Info:

office@fougerearchitecture.ca


HDR – Transportation Architect

Position / Title Seeking: Transportation Architect – (165947)

Level of Experience: Intermediate

Organization Name: HDR

Organization Description:

We believe that the way we work can add meaning and value to the world. That ideas inspire positive change. That coloring 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.

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.

Our employees, working in more than 200 locations around the world, push open the doors to what’s possible each and every day.

Job Description :

About Us

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 and an affirmative action employer.

Watch Our Story:’ https://www.hdrinc.com/our-story

We believe that the way we work can add meaning and value to the world. That ideas inspire positive change. That coloring 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.

Primary Responsibilities

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

Lead a multidisciplinary team and perform layout and detailing on architectural projects
Independently coordinate work of a multidisciplinary team through multiple phases of a project
Establish owner/client and internal meetings, and participate in reviews with various governing agencies for code compliance
Conduct work sessions at project site in conjunction with Project Manager and other disciplines
Coordinate workload of team members through multiple phases to complete documents on schedule
Review architectural documents for areas of conflict with all disciplines
Perform QA/QC and technical reviews
Write and edit architectural specifications
Coordinate with and assist affected disciplines with addenda, RFIs, CPRs and change orders
Incorporate agreed-upon changes into project documents
Lead projects in a dual management role as needed
Provide construction contract administration as needed
Perform other duties as needed

Required Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in Architecture or closely related field
5+ years experience
Registered Architect
Experience with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Project Schedule)
Excellent written and communication skills
Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
Proficient in use of Autodesk Revit and familiarity with related tools and process
Demonstrated graphic presentation skills
Must have experience in preparation and layout of architectural contract documents and specifications
Strong knowledge of codes and good planning skills
An attitude and commitment to being an active participant of our employee-owned culture is a must

Preferred Qualifications

Master’s degree in Architecture
Experience in the areas of transit and transportation facilities, including stations, terminals and MSF.
Additional experience in TOD development and Aviation is preferred.
Proficient in use of Bentley Microstation and familiarity with related tools and process
Experience and/or interest in sustainable design/LEED desired but not required
Knowledge of Photoshop, Illustrator, SketchUp and 3-D Studio Max but not required.
Rhino and Grasshopper experience

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: https://hdr.taleo.net/careersection/jobdetail.ftl?job=165947&lang=en&src=JB-11680


HDR – Design Technician 3

Position / Title Seeking: Design Technician 3 – (166577)

Level of Experience: Intermediate

Organization Name: HDR

Organization Description:

We believe that the way we work can add meaning and value to the world. That ideas inspire positive change. That coloring 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.

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.

Our employees, working in more than 200 locations around the world, push open the doors to what’s possible each and every day.

Job Description:

About Us

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 and an affirmative action employer.

Watch Our Story:’ https://www.hdrinc.com/our-story

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.

Primary Responsibilities

In the role of Design Technician 3, we’ll count on you to:

•Perform non-routine and complex drafting assignments requiring application of standardized drawing techniques
•Work independently with occasional advice from your supervisor
•Direct efforts of less-experienced BIM Technicians as needed
•Perform other duties as needed


Required Qualifications

•Associate or technical school degree, or combination of education and relevant experience
•5+ years architectural drafting experience on buildings/facilities
•Strong computer skills using AutoCAD, Revit 3D Modeling and Microsoft Office
•Ability to prepare drawings and details
•Experience in commercial or institutional facilities
•An attitude and commitment to being an active participant of our employee-owned culture is a must

Preferred Qualifications

• Healthcare, Science and Technology and/or Civic facilities experience

• Previous experience with an architectural/engineering or engineering consulting firm

• Experience and/or interest in sustainable design/LEED desired but not required

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: https://hdr.taleo.net/careersection/jobdetail.ftl?job=166577&lang=en&src=JB-11680


McKinley Studios – Senior Architectural Technologist

Position / Title Seeking: Senior Architectural Technologist

Level of Experience: Senior

Organization Name: McKinley Studios

Organization Description:

McKinley Studios continues to grow. We are looking for Senior Technologists to join our Calgary or Vancouver studios. McKinley Studios has a unique interdisciplinary structure that brings architecture, interior design, furniture design, branding, strategy, and art consulting to every project. As a result, our culture is one of exploration, creativity and intense collaboration.
We believe design excellence comes from finding balance and inspiration as professionals. A practice based on curious creativity and rigour, we thrive on in-person interaction and collaboration while providing a progressive studio model that encourages flexibility and adaptability for our team members.

Job Description:

Senior Technologist
Office Location: Vancouver + Calgary

About You
You are a technical wizard. You crave collaboration, creativity, problem solving, and dialogue. You have proven experience in this country or in a similar cold climate jurisdiction requiring similar processes. You are comfortable in a variety of construction methods and thrive in the technical aspects of project delivery in all phases from schematic design through to construction administration. You are deeply familiar with Alberta, B.C., Vancouver and national building codes and you like to keep your hands dirty. You are highly curious, organized and focused, possessing excellent communication, time-management and coordination skills. You are equally adept on site with a high level of expertise during construction and enjoy construction administration as much as you do contract documentation and are always seeking opportunities to hone your craft.

Qualifications
– 10+ years of post graduate experience in an Architectural office on a variety of project types including commercial, retail and multi-family and custom residential projects;
– Experience working with project teams and contributing to all phases of the project;
– Experience leading Construction Documentation phase of the project;
– Experience leading Construction Administration phase of the project;
– Deep technical expertise required to support the architectural expression of projects;
– High proficiency in Revit, Autocad, Sketchup, Bluebeam on a Windows platform;
– LEED Accreditation considered an asset;
– Must be registered with the AIBC or eligible to register with the AIBC

Contact Info:

We request that qualified applicants send a resume and portfolio by email to: careers@mckinleystudios.com

Office of McFarlane Biggar Architects + Designers – Architect/Architectural Technologist

Position / Title Seeking: Architect/Architectural Technologist

Level of Experience: Intermediate

Organization Name: office of mcfarlane biggar architects + designers

Organization Description:

omb is a full-service design firm and we offer an integrated architecture and interiors team to meet the requirements of any project, big or small. We work on a wide range of project types from airports, urban master plans and universities, to community buildings such as libraries, art galleries, and city halls, residential projects both single and multi-family as well as our extensive interiors-specific portfolio that includes retail, hospitality, and office projects. We believe in maintaining a diversity of project sizes and types and operate as an open and collaborative design studio.

Reference our website at www.officemb.ca for further information on our firm.

Job Description:

The office of mcfarlane biggar architects and designers (omb) is looking for an intermediate to senior intern architect or architectural technologist to join our studio. Currently we are looking to fulfill a role that will predominantly involve working with other omb staff performing contract administration duties for ongoing projects. Required qualifications include:

– 5+ years of experience in the Architecture and Construction industry
– Strong technical knowledge in building detailing
– Working knowledge of the BCBC and VBBL
– Experience preparing Contract Documents
– Experience managing Contract Administration on medium sized projects
– Excellent communication skills
– Strong design portfolio
– Interest in a wide range of project types including Architecture, Interiors and Planning
– Revit, AutoCAD and Adobe CS required
– Vectorworks and Sketchup an advantage
– Must be registered with the AIBC, or eligible to be registered in the province of British Columbia

Apply with PDF resumes and portfolios only to: employment@officemb.ca. Maximum 5 MB.

Please understand that due to the large number of applicants we receive, we will only contact those eligible candidates for interviews.

Contact Info:

employment@officemb.ca
604-558-6344

Office of McFarlane Biggar Architects + Designers – Intermediate Interior Designer

Position / Title Seeking: Intermediate Interior Designer

Level of Experience: Intermediate

Organization Name:

office of mcfarlane biggar architects + designers

Organization Description: omb is a full service design firm and we offer an integrated architecture and interiors team to meet the requirements of any project, big or small. We work on a wide range of project types from airports, urban master plans and universities, to community buildings such as libraries, art galleries, and city halls, residential projects both single and multi-family as well as our extensive interiors-specific portfolio that includes retail, hospitality and office projects. We believe in maintaining a diversity of project sizes and types and operate as an open and collaborative design studio.

Reference our website at www.officemb.ca for further information on our firm.

Job Description:

The office of mcfarlane biggar architects and designers (omb) is looking for an intermediate interior designer or intern architect with a passion for interiors to join our studio. Required qualifications include:

– 5+ years of experience in the Design and Architecture industry
– Strong technical knowledge in interior design and architectural interiors
– Working experience with space planning, interior renovations, new construction, coordination with sub-consultants and FF+E
– Exposure to or working knowledge of the BCBC and VBBL
– Experience preparing Contract Documents
– Excellent communication skills
– Strong design portfolio
– Interest in a wide range of project types including residential, post-secondary, institutional, commercial and transportation
– Revit, AutoCAD and Adobe CS required
– Vectorworks and Sketchup an advantage
– Registered with the IDIBC is an asset. Alternatively must be registered with the AIBC or eligible to be registered in the province of British Columbia

Apply with PDF resumes and portfolios only to: employment@officemb.ca. Maximum 5 MB.

Please understand that due to the large number of applicants we receive, we will only contact those eligible candidates for interviews.

Contact Info: employment@officemb.ca
604-558-6344


F.Adab Architects Inc. – Senior Architectural Technologist

Position / Title Seeking: Senior Architectural Technologist

Level of Experience: Senior

Organization Name: F.Adab Architects Inc.

Organization Description:

A small / medium size office in North Vancouver for a firm with 30 years of experience in the multiple residential, commercial, mixed use and urban planning, we offer the following position:

Job Description:

• Highly motivated individual with minimum 5 years of local experience.
• Registered or eligible for registration with the AIBC.
• Excellent understanding of the BC Building Code and the Zoning Regulations.
• Extensive knowledge of developing working drawings construction details, tender and construction documents.
• Attention to detail and being able to coordinate consultant drawings and specifications.
• Proficient in English, CAD, MS Office, Word and Excel.
Familiar with Rezoning, Development Permit, Building Permit and Construction Administration process and being capable of communicating with the local authorities, clients and consultants.
• Complete ability of developing and running projects independently.

The firm is affiliated with Multigon Management Ltd. providing project and construction management services under one roof. This would be an excellent opportunity for candidates who are interested in project and construction management as well as architecture.

Please note, this is an advertisement for an experienced individual. Only qualified applicants will be contacted. No drop-ins or phone calls

Contact Info:

Email: reception@multigonfadab.com
Website: www.fadabarchitects.com


Cutler Architecture Ltd. – Architectural Technologist / Intern Architect

Position / Title Seeking: Architectural Technologist / Intern Architect

Level of Experience: Intermediate – Senior

Organization Name: Cutler Architecture Ltd.

Organization Description:

We are known for our creative, authentic and thoughtful design. We work with innovative companies, startups and international brands. Our focus is on retail, hospitality, healthcare, fitness, workplace, commercial and light industrial projects.
We are looking for Intermediate and Senior Intern Architects and Architectural Technologists to join our passionate and supportive team and become an integral part of our growing practice.

Job Description:

Qualifications
• 5+ years experience as an Intern Architect, or Architectural technologist in Canada
• Registration with the AIBC or eligible to be registered
• Education in Architectural Building Technology or equivalent

Requirements
• Experience in all phases of project deliveries including Design Development, Preparation of Development and Building Permit packages, Tender process and preparation of Construction Drawings and Documents
• Experience in preparation of specifications
• High level of proficiency in Revit and AutoCAD
• Experience in 3D visualization
• Thorough understanding of BC building code, Vancouver Building Bylaw and Municipal Zoning Bylaws
• Have a strong understanding of building systems for a variety of building types and construction systems
• Have a strong knowledge of Building Envelope and experience in design and development of complex building envelope details
• Experience in Construction Contract Administration phase and performing Field Reviews
• Strong experience in understanding and coordinating of the engineering drawings
• Able to work under pressure on multiple projects and manage competing deadlines
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Responsibilities
• Work closely with the Principals throughout all phases of project delivery
• Produce design presentation packages and convert them to working drawings and specifications
• Prepare Development and Building Permit drawings and documents and assist in submittals and communication with municipalities
• Perform Building Code and Zoning Bylaw reviews and prepare analysis and data for BP and DP submissions
• Coordinate consultants and perform coordination reviews of all disciplines involved in the project
• Prepare Tender and Construction Drawings and Documents
• Manage the projects at Tender and Construction Contract Administration phases. Coordinate and review shop drawings and submittals, prepare addenda, site instructions, respond to RFI’s, administer change orders and perform field reviews
• Liaise with clients, consultants, and City officials
• Manage AutoCAD and Revit manuals
• Lead and train the production team

Contact Info: careers@cutlerdc.com

Cutler Architecture Ltd. – Senior Architect

Position / Title Seeking: Senior Architect

Level of Experience: Senior

Organization Name: Cutler Architecture Ltd.

Organization Description:

We are known for our creative, authentic and thoughtful design. We work with innovative companies, startups and international brands. Our focus is on retail, hospitality, healthcare, fitness, workplace, commercial and light industrial projects.
We are looking for Senior Architects with project management experience to join our passionate and supportive team and become an integral part of our growing practice.

Job Description:

Qualifications
• 10+ years experience as an Architect in Canada
• Registration with the AIBC or eligible to be registered
• Degree in Architecture

Responsibilities
• Work and manage all phases of project delivery
• Manage client expectations
• Lead project team of staff and sub-consultants
• Manage preparation of Development and Building Permit drawings and documents, submittals and liaise with Authorities Having Jurisdiction
• Perform Building Code and Zoning Bylaw reviews
• Coordinate consultants and perform coordination reviews of all disciplines involved in the project
• Manage preparation of Tender and Construction Drawings and Documents
• Manage the projects at Tender and Construction Contract Administration phases.
• Lead and train junior team
• Support Leadership team in business development

This is a great opportunity for individuals interested in growing to join the leadership team and support the growth of our firm.

Contact Info:

careers@cutlerdc.com

Kumlin Sullivan Architecture Studio – Architectural Technologist

Position / Title Seeking: Architectural Technologist

Level of Experience: Intermediate

Organization Name: Kumlin Sullivan Architecture Studio

Organization Description:

We are an architecture firm that focuses on projects that makes one pause, respond and experience. Our project range includes commercial, retail, office, industrial, recreational, multi-family residential, institutional, heritage, and hospitality. Our clients primarily include realty advisors, commercial developers, pension funds, contractors, and project management groups. We have also worked with many municipalities throughout both Alberta and British Columbia.

It is our belief that a defining characteristic of our firm is in the studio environment in which we work and the collaborative thinking that is derived from it. A studio environment liberates the design process, allowing for all staff members, clients, and project partners to participate in its evolution. We believe that this focus provides the highest level of design input and team participation in a project’s development, enhancing and heightening its success along with the participants’ feeling of involvement and accomplishment.

Job Description:

Qualifications
• Diploma or certificate from recognized technical school
• Minimum 5 years (aggregate) experience in Canada
• 3 years local experience preferred
• Working knowledge of AutoCAD and Revit (current versions)
• Working knowledge of local building codes and bylaws
• Must be registered with the AIBC or eligible to register with the AIBC



Roles and Responsibilities
• Assemble complete sets of construction drawings and Building Permit packages for small to medium sized projects
• Communicate with Design Staff regarding transition from design to construction drawings
• Communicate with engineering consultants and provide feedback
• Read and understand engineering drawings
• Submit for Building Permits
• Communicate and correspond with the Authorities Having Jurisdiction, clients, and consultants.

Skills
Drafting
• Full understanding of drafting standards and techniques
• Effective and independent with Revit / CADD software
• Accuracy and speed with attention to detail
• Able to explain drafting conventions and standards to junior personnel
• Able to accurately determine time required to complete drawing and detailing scope of work
• Flexible in tasks/ Design and technical drawing

Technology
• Working knowledge of building codes and what they regulate
• Working knowledge of building systems – i.e. Structural, Mechanical, and Electrical – and their inter-relationship with architectural technology
• Working knowledge of wall, roof and floor technology in dealing with water, thermal, air, and vapour barriers
• Working knowledge of concrete, masonry, wood, and metal systems, and related technology
• Working knowledge of specifications/ able to generate a simple outline specification
• The ability to generate construction documents / construction details

Expectations
• Willing to learn/ Asks questions
• Self-discipline/ Punctual
• Work with others in a team environment
• Accept responsibility for project schedule and deadlines
• Accept responsibility for accuracy and completion
• Understanding of how long tasks take to complete
• Understanding of how materials go together




Contact Info: Interested and qualified individuals are invited to submit their resume and portfolio to:

Email: careers@kumlinsullivan.com
Electronic submissions are preferred.

Kumlin Sullivan Architecture Studio Ltd.
#690, 1199 West Pender Street
Vancouver, British Columbia V6E 2R1


UBC – Accessible Buildings Planner

Position / Title Seeking: Accessible Buildings Planner

Level of Experience: Intermediate – Senior

Organization Name: UBC

Job Description:

Staff – Non Union

Job Category
M&P – AAPS

Job Profile
AAPS Salaried – Facilities Management, Level F

Job Title
Accessible Buildings Planner

Department
Leadership | Infrastructure Development

Compensation Range
$7,933.42 – $12,395.83 CAD Monthly

The Compensation Range is the span between the minimum and maximum base salary for a position. The midpoint of the range is approximately halfway between the minimum and the maximum and represents an employee that possesses full job knowledge, qualifications and experience for the position. In the normal course, employees will be hired, transferred or promoted between the minimum and midpoint of the salary range for a job.

Posting End Date
November 28, 2022

Note: Applications will be accepted until 11:59 PM on the day prior to the Posting End Date above.

Job End Date
Jan 9, 2026

Job Summary


The Accessible Buildings Planner will develop a process and guidelines for incorporation of accessibility priorities in the design of new buildings and existing building renovations that are essential, consistent, desirable and reasonable. The position will evaluate the impact of adopting Rick Hanson Foundation (RHF) certification and determine whether this system delivers the most effective results in the UBC context, or whether an aligned standard that is more specific to UBC and/or improvement to the RHF system will deliver more effective results. This position will train and disseminate knowledge to the Infrastructure Development team and others involved in project development, and will also develop a communication plan and materials to make the campus community aware of all the accessibility work being done. The work of this position will input to recommendations for planning to align with the upcoming provincial legislation (Accessible B.C. Act).

Organizational Status

Reports directly to the Managing Director, Infrastructure Development (ID) and meets regularly with the Centre for Accessibility for guidance and input on decision-making. This position will be embedded in ID and will work collaboratively with all groups involved in project implementation, including units within ID (Capital Planning, Facilities Planners, Project Managers, Asset Improvement & Replacement), Building Operations, Facilities Managers, and UBC Properties Trust. Liaises with the Accessibility Working Group and with multiple campus community stakeholders at the direction of the Managing Director, ID and the Centre for Accessibility.

Work Performed

The Accessible Buildings Planner will roll out an initial one-year workplan that leads to a full analysis of context and options, guideline/framework recommendations, and a plan for implementation. The subsequent two years are currently viewed as an implementation period.

Over the three-year proposed term, this position will lead and support a range of activities and initiatives, including those listed below.

Background investigation:

Consult with UBC stakeholders to understand the current accessibility situation: challenges, successes, perceived barriers, perceived opportunities, known issues, process for identifying new issues

Understand the campus context, and the range of accessibility issues with existing buildings verses new buildings.

Review other post-secondary institutions’ accessibility standards.

Lead a working committee to discuss progress, address challenges and recommend solutions or take corrective action.

Rick Hansen Foundation (RHF) Certification Evaluation:

Evaluate the RHF certification system in the UBC context, including impact on projects, cost, aspects of the RHF system that may or may not make sense at UBC.

Review proposed guidelines with respect to the UBC Technical Guidelines and Learning Space Guidelines.

Conduct analysis and provide preliminary recommendation on adoption of RHF certification as a standard, or proposal of alternative.

Planning and Projects:

Produce and deliver a plan that outlines information collected to date and next steps for the development of UBC accessibility guidelines and frameworks. Includes recommendations to UBC plan to align with upcoming provincial legislation, if required.

Plan for next steps, including confirmation of resources and team required for effective delivery and achieving goals.

Lead ongoing and iterative review of guideline effectiveness and process for refinement of based on experience gained through project development and design.

Act as ambassador for the project and for the work already done to improve accessibility on campus.

Act as the primary point of contact for accessibility projects and/or items for ongoing projects and new projects in order to provide recommendations and guidance and test ideas.

Support project delivery and use of guidelines on projects.

Conduct stakeholder engagement sessions and speak with Faculties to understand critical, desirable and reasonable projects and communicate how the projects will be prioritized and delivered within the guidelines.

Communications:

Develop and deliver a high-level training workshop for groups involved in project implementation to understand the objectives of the proposed guidelines and framework and practical use.

Develop materials and conduct ongoing training for personnel to independently lead accessibility items within projects and as independent projects.


Consequence of Error/Judgement

The work of this position is essential to guiding the development of the UBC built environment to better serve its diverse community, and to meet UBC and Provincial policies and standards. Errors in judgement with respect to appropriate building accessibility guidelines for UBC can result in damage to the reputation of the university and financial impacts to renovate/redress to meet accessibility standards and objectives. Careless implementation of initiatives would result in failure to meet the needs of the disabled community and risk their further alienation. Other potential consequences include loss of business, and significant potential for legal liabilities.

Supervision Received

Subject to general direction from the Managing Director, Infrastructure Development, the Accessible Buildings Planner is responsible within Department and University guidelines to undertake a plan of action that will achieve the goals of this position.

Supervision Given

As the work progresses, this position may identify the need for additional term hires to undertake specific tasks.

Minimum Qualifications


Undergraduate degree in a relevant discipline. Eligibility for membership in a professional Institute or Association. Minimum of seven years of related experience including experience in related technical fields, project coordination and cost control, or the equivalent combination of education and experience.

Preferred Qualifications

University degree in Architecture and eligibility for membership in a professional Institute or Association. Minimum of 7 years’ work experience in project design, preferably institutional and Canadian-based. Must include robust experience in the design of accessible environments, and a full working understanding of current accessibility codes and standards, as well as the BC Building Code and BC Fire Code.

Demonstrated skills in analysis, oral and written communication, including report writing and leading presentations. Ability to work in a team environment and to exercise a high level of tact, diplomacy and discretion in developing and maintaining collaborations with academic, administrative and agency representatives. Ability to work in a highly organized and independent manner, following policy guidelines, and without supervision.

Contact Info:

All interested applicants can apply at: https://ubc.wd10.myworkdayjobs.com/ubcstaffjobs/job/UBC-Vancouver-Campus/Accessible-Buildings-Planner_JR10502



J+S Architect Inc. – Architectural Technologist

Position / Title Seeking: Architectural Technologist

Level of Experience: Intermediate

Organization Name: J+S Architect Inc.

Organization Description:

J+S Architect is a design-oriented firm specializing in residential and mixed-use buildings. We currently have several medium and large-scale projects underway and seeking energetic, creative, and motivated individuals to join our team.

Job Description:

Qualifications:
• Minimum 3-5 years local architectural office experience, including comprehensive knowledge of wood-frame and concrete construction
• Advanced knowledge of Revit
• Excellent visual and verbal communication skills
• Experience with preparation of Design development and Building Permit drawings
• Ability to manage multiple projects and meet deadlines
• Proven ability coordinating clients, consultants, and project team
• Construction Administration experience would be an asset.
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
• Ability to handle multiple tasks.
• Ability to manage and lead projects with minimal supervision through various permit submissions and/or construction
• Must be registered with the AIBC or eligible to register with the AIBC

Contact Info:

Please forward your cover letter, resume and portfolio to jeff.s@jsarchitect.ca. Only qualified candidates will be contacted for an interview – thank you for your interest in joining our team.

Gustavson Wylie Architects Inc. – Administrative Assistant

Position / Title Seeking: Administrative Assistant

Level of Experience: Junior to Intermediate

Organization Name: Gustavson Wylie Architects Inc.

Organization Description:

Gustavson Wylie Architects Inc. is a medium sized architectural firm specializing in corporate, institutional, commercial, tenant improvements and multi-use construction. Started in 1994, we have grown to 4 Partners and 3 Associates, managing approximately 25 individuals. Our organization is currently working on a residential high rise, a number of multi-use buildings, tenant improvements, and RFP responses.

Job Description:

GWA has an opening for an Administrative Assistant that will be involved with responses to RFP’s, Marketing and office administration. Applicants should have exceptional writing and organizational skills, and be able to work independently and as a member of our team. Individuals with some rendering experience, particularly in 3d Max, Rhino, Revit, Google Sketch-up, AutoCAD, Grasshopper, Photoshop and Adobe In-Design would be an asset. This is an entry level position but applicants with a minimum of 2 years of Post-Secondary Education is required.

Contact Info:

Resumes may be emailed to:

careers@gwa.ca

No telephone inquiries please.

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


Wilson Chang Architect Inc. – Intermediate/Senior Architects & Technologists

Position / Title Seeking: Intermediate/Senior Architects & Technologists

Level of Experience: Intermediate – Senior

Organization Name: Wilson Chang Architect Inc.

Organization Description:

We are an award-winning multi-disciplinary design firm specializing in concrete towers and urban community development.

Job Description:

Well-experienced with Autodesk Revit.
Construction administration functions on site and in office.
Excellent knowledge of construction documents and spec.
Excellent knowledge of BC Building Code.
Provide review and circulation of  shop drawings and RFIs.
Maintain up-to-date project records.
Ensure quality and design intent through the construction phase.
Must be registered with AIBC, or eligible to be registered in the province of British Columbia.

Contact Info:

Please submit your resume by email to wchang@wcai.ca

Gradual Architecture Inc. – Intermediate / Senior Technologist / Intern Architect

Position / Title Seeking: Intermediate / Senior Technologist / Intern Architect

Level of Experience: Intermediate – Senior

Organization Name: Gradual Architecture Inc.

Organization Description: Gradual Architecture Inc. is a growing architectural design firm. Our projects are mainly located in City of Vancouver and a few in other cities in Lower Mainland. We have upcoming large size Multi-Residential and Light Industrial projects. We need more talented individuals with passions in architectural design.

Job Description:

This position is for a Intermediate / Senior architectural technologist / Intern Architect.
Excellent Revit skill (Minimum 2-year Revit experience) is a MUST
Minimum 2 years BC local experiences
Knowledge of Local Building Code, Zoning Bylaws and Envelope Details
Excellent communication skills
Self-directed, attention to detail.
Willing to learn and self-taught ability
Knowledge of wood frame, concrete tilt-up construction.
Extended Health Benefit
Must be registered or eligible to register with the AIBC

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.


hcma Architecture + Design – Interior Designer

Position / Title Seeking: Interior Designer

Level of Experience: Junior to Intermediate

Organization Name: hcma Architecture + Design

Organization Description:

hcma designs buildings, brands, and shared experiences that connect people.
Because with collective strength, communities can work together to make a difference to the issues that matter.

Collective strength empowers our practice too. Driven by relentless curiosity, we work as one to solve complex problems from every angle. Advocating for inclusive, accessible design that embraces everyone and minimizes environmental impact.

We’re multi-skilled, but driven by a shared purpose: to maximize positive impact. We achieve it by learning from others. By challenging ourselves. And by applying relentless curiosity to create the lasting change we all want to see in the world.

Job Description:

We are hcma, an interdisciplinary design firm driven by the desire to create happier and healthier communities. To do this, we bring together passionate, intelligent, and engaged individuals who want to make a significant impact. We’re a team who put people, and the planet first, designing spaces that build capacity, resilience, and lasting connections within communities.

Our Interior Design team is growing – and we are looking for an enthusiastic, talented, and adaptable designer to help shape our small but ambitious team. Is that you?

We’re looking for an Interior designer (junior to intermediate) to:
– Bring creative flair, technical ability, and strong communication skills to every project
– Collaborate with architects, graphic designers, and other specialists on designs from conception to completion without the traditional silos
– Confidently coordinate with multiple teams and deadlines independently and alongside other Interior Designers
– Develop and maintain relationships with suppliers/ vendors
– Coordinate with materials library vendor to maintain our office’s resource library
– Passionate about materials, product research and applications with a focus on environmental and social impact
– Develop visually compelling 2D and 3D design concepts and renderings
– Prepare and assist with developing informative and visually engaging presentations
– Prepare documentation for finish specifications and FF&E selection including detailed layout drawings and schedules
– Produce Design Development & Contract Documents (plans, elevations, sections, details, and schedules) in ideally REVIT and AutoCAD
– Other duties as assigned
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Ideally, you bring:
– Experience working collaboratively with architects and external consultants across multiple sectors
– Excellent presentation, graphic design, conceptual and digital visualization skills
– Proficiency in Revit, Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Office products, Enscape and SketchUp or equivalent. – – Technically savvy, able to learn and master new programs and apps
– Comprehensive space planning and spatial analysis skills
– Good knowledge and understanding of colour, materials and products
– Demonstrated ability to be organized, proactive, and adaptable
– Creative vision with the confidence and tenacity to bring a fresh perspective to our team
– A degree from a CIDA accredited Interior Design program
– 1-5+ years design and technical experience, in the commercial and public sectors
– NCIDQ certification or in the process of completion

What we offer
– the freedom to do things differently within an ambitious and talented communication design team poised for growth
– a firm-wide commitment to partnering with purpose-driven clients who share hcma’s values
– interdisciplinary collaboration with architects, interior designers, and other specialists across the firm to achieve greater impact and better design solutions

Contact Info:

If this opportunity excites you and you want to learn more, please reach out to us at careers@hcma.ca Be prepared with a resume and portfolio, but most importantly we want to know what you are passionate about and why hcma is right for you. We appreciate your interest and thank you for taking the time to consider this opportunity, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls, please.

hcma Architecture + Design – Construction Administration Assistant

Position / Title Seeking: Construction Administration Assistant

Level of Experience: Junior to Intermediate

Organization Name: hcma Architecture + Design

Organization Description:

hcma designs buildings, brands, and shared experiences that connect people.
Because with collective strength, communities can work together to make a difference to the issues that matter.

Collective strength empowers our practice too. Driven by relentless curiosity, we work as one to solve complex problems from every angle. Advocating for inclusive, accessible design that embraces everyone and minimizes environmental impact.

We’re multi-skilled, but driven by a shared purpose: to maximize positive impact. We achieve it by learning from others. By challenging ourselves. And by applying relentless curiosity to create the lasting change we all want to see in the world.

Job Description:

hcma designs buildings, brands, and experiences that maximize positive impact. To do this, we bring together passionate, intelligent, and engaged individuals who want to make a lasting change.

The Construction Administration Coordinator will play a critical organizational role across several projects in the construction administration phase. The role’s function is to provide high-level project management, manage communication, and key project document distribution internally and to consultants, clients, and contractors. The construction admin assistant works closely with the Project Architects, Directors, or primary construction administrator to manage day-to-day logistics on projects.

Responsibilities
– Compiling the following documents and ensuring they are complete and on standard templates before distribution; Shop drawings, RFI responses, change orders, payment certificates, and field reports.
– Documents for Occupancy and project completion including deficiency reports, Letters of assurance, and O+M -manuals review.
– Review, evaluate, and distribute priority correspondence to appropriate team members.
– Tracking document status & timelines.
– Manage, maintain, and log incoming documents into the project document tracking database.
– Requesting responses internally and externally to ensure schedule integrity.
– Assist with improving/ creating CA protocols, including templates, and framework.
– Liaising with our technical support committee to implement improved protocols and templates.
– Assisting with managing construction close-out procedures.
– Assisting with occupancy testing protocols.
– Assisting with the preparation of contracts and project-specific insurance.
– Preparing labels, binders, and transmittals for contracts (mostly in digital format).
– Assisting with creating fee letters, tracking scope increases, and extra fee requests.
– Assisting with project invoicing, budget summary reports, and tracking project budgets.

Required skills, knowledge, and abilities
– Experience and knowledge of various construction contracts an asset.
– Understanding of building science and construction details is an asset.
– Resourceful, flexible, and adaptable to changing demands and priorities.
– Revit and/or AutoCAD experience will be a bonus.
– Experience with construction management software (ie Procore) is a bonus.

Education & Experience
– 2+ years experience in contract administration.
– A diploma in Architectural Technology is an asset

Contact Info:

If this new opportunity excites you and you want to express your interest, please prepare a submission to us: including your resume, portfolio; and most importantly we want to know what you are passionate about and why hcma is right for you. Send this along to careers@hcma.ca. You must be legally eligible to work in Canada and provide supporting evidence prior to any potential offer of employment. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls, please.

hcma Architecture + Design – Architect

Position / Title Seeking: Architect

Level of Experience: Intermediate

Organization Name: Position / Title Seeking: Architect

Level of Experience: Intermediate

Organization Name: hcma Architecture + Design

Organization Description:

hcma designs buildings, brands, and shared experiences that connect people.
Because with collective strength, communities can work together to make a difference to the issues that matter.

Collective strength empowers our practice too. Driven by relentless curiosity, we work as one to solve complex problems from every angle. Advocating for inclusive, accessible design that embraces everyone and minimizes environmental impact.

We’re multi-skilled, but driven by a shared purpose: to maximize positive impact. We achieve it by learning from others. By challenging ourselves. And by applying relentless curiosity to create the lasting change we all want to see in the world.

Job Description :

Are you curious about the city you live in? If we asked you “What’s possible?” would you look for an answer?

At hcma, we are serious about improving our world through architecture that puts people and the planet first, while being engaging in the civic issues that affect our communities. We bring together passionate, intelligent, and engaged individuals who want to make a significant impact. We are looking to add Architects to our team in all locations at this time. If you enjoy weaving curiosity and social impact into the future of architectural thinking, we want to hear from you.

You’re well-suited for this Architect position if you:

– Are passionate about architecture and design’s role in solving complex societal challenges
– Have a minimum of four years of experience as a registered Architect (AIBC, AAA, OAA, etc.), in designing public buildings and community spaces, as well as experience in planning or designing urban space
– Have a progressive understanding of architecture, the design of public spaces, and future technology trends
– Appreciate high-quality architectural design and the ability to apply rigor and design intent to all levels of detailing
– Are experienced in developing projects from start to finish with minimum supervision, including conceptualizing, designing, construction, contract documents, and liaising with contractors, specialist sub-consultants, and clients
– Are proficient in SketchUp, Revit, and Adobe InDesign Suite
– Have strong technical, graphic, organizational, and communication skills
– Are committed to professionalism and can either self-direct your work or collaborate as a team
– Direct site supervision and construction administration experience an asset

We are looking for people who:
– Believe in design excellence and have a strong portfolio to back it up
– Are committed to developing their technical abilities and understanding of how buildings are realized
– Have strong communication skills (written and verbal/interpersonal) and a positive attitude

Contact Info:

If this new opportunity excites you and you want to express your interest, please prepare a submission to us: include your resume, portfolio and most importantly we want to know what you are passionate about and why hcma is right for you. Send this along to careers@hcma.ca. You must be legally eligible to work in Canada and provide supporting evidence prior to any potential offer of employment. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls, please.


Organization Description:

hcma designs buildings, brands, and shared experiences that connect people.
Because with collective strength, communities can work together to make a difference to the issues that matter.

Collective strength empowers our practice too. Driven by relentless curiosity, we work as one to solve complex problems from every angle. Advocating for inclusive, accessible design that embraces everyone and minimizes environmental impact.

We’re multi-skilled, but driven by a shared purpose: to maximize positive impact. We achieve it by learning from others. By challenging ourselves. And by applying relentless curiosity to create the lasting change we all want to see in the world.

Job Description. Please note if you are posting a job for a registrant (Architect, Intern Architect, Architectural Technologist) your posting must include this statement “Must be registered with the AIBC or eligible to register with the AIBC”: Are you curious about the city you live in? If we asked you “What’s possible?” would you look for an answer?

At hcma, we are serious about improving our world through architecture that puts people and the planet first, while being engaging in the civic issues that affect our communities. We bring together passionate, intelligent, and engaged individuals who want to make a significant impact. We are looking to add Architects to our team in all locations at this time. If you enjoy weaving curiosity and social impact into the future of architectural thinking, we want to hear from you.

You’re well-suited for this Architect position if you:

– Are passionate about architecture and design’s role in solving complex societal challenges
– Have a minimum of four years of experience as a registered Architect (AIBC, AAA, OAA, etc.), in designing public buildings and community spaces, as well as experience in planning or designing urban space
– Have a progressive understanding of architecture, the design of public spaces, and future technology trends
– Appreciate high-quality architectural design and the ability to apply rigor and design intent to all levels of detailing
– Are experienced in developing projects from start to finish with minimum supervision, including conceptualizing, designing, construction, contract documents, and liaising with contractors, specialist sub-consultants, and clients
– Are proficient in SketchUp, Revit, and Adobe InDesign Suite
– Have strong technical, graphic, organizational, and communication skills
– Are committed to professionalism and can either self-direct your work or collaborate as a team
– Direct site supervision and construction administration experience an asset

We are looking for people who:
– Believe in design excellence and have a strong portfolio to back it up
– Are committed to developing their technical abilities and understanding of how buildings are realized
– Have strong communication skills (written and verbal/interpersonal) and a positive attitude

Contact Info:

If this new opportunity excites you and you want to express your interest, please prepare a submission to us: include your resume, portfolio and most importantly we want to know what you are passionate about and why hcma is right for you. Send this along to careers@hcma.ca. You must be legally eligible to work in Canada and provide supporting evidence prior to any potential offer of employment. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls, please.


RH Architects Inc. – Senior Architectural Technologist

Position / Title Seeking: Senior Architectural Technologist

Level of Experience:

Organization Name: RH Architects Inc.

Job Description:

RH Architects Inc.
#10 – 120 Powell Street
Vancouver, BC V6A 1G1

RH Architects Inc. is seeking a qualified and experienced Senior Architectural Technologist to join their team. This is a full-time, permanent position located at their offices in Vancouver, BC.

Duties: Assist in the development of architectural designs, and analyze building codes, space and site requirements and other technical documents and reports; translate complex concepts and data into visually compelling and easy-to-understand presentation graphics; construct architectural and display models of architectural designs; create high quality design and presentation materials for both internal and external purposes; develop original ideas and creative solutions to solve visual design challenges; prepare manual and CAD drawings, specifications and cost estimates; and prepare contracts and bidding documentation. May supervise technologists on the architectural team.

Requirements: Completion of a two to three year college program in architectural technology or related subject. Bachelor’s degree in Architecture is preferred. A minimum of 3+ years’ relevant work experience is preferred Proven experience with applicable software, including Revit/BIM and /or, AutoCad; skills in Sketchup or Photoshop is considered an asset. Ability to work independently as well as under the direction of senior leadership in a matrix environment, and to manage timelines and multiple assignments in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment. Experience with variety of building types and project stages. Strong analytical and problem-solving skills as well as strong English communication skills both verbal and written. Membership in the Provincial Association of Architects is required.

Salary: $40.87 per hour , based on a 40 hour work week.

Benefits: Extended health care coverage and 3 weeks’ paid vacation.

Contact Info:

Qualified candidates are invited to submit their resumes and portfolio to info@rharchitects.ca Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Human Studio Architecture + Urban Design – Intern Architect / Technologist

Position / Title Seeking: Intern Architect / Technologist

Level of Experience: Junior to Intermediate

Organization Name: Human Studio Architecture + Urban Design

Organization Description:

At Human Studio, relationships matter. We focus our design work on projects that create vibrant social interaction while preparing our communities for the impacts of climate change. We are interested in experimentation and challenging existing norms within the design and construction industry. Above all, we are dedicated to creating a collaborative culture that harnesses the diverse abilities and personalities of everyone on our team.

Job Description:

We are looking for a Junior/Intermediate Architect or Technologist with 3 to 5 years of experience in all phases of a project. The person we are looking for believes that design can lead to more socially-fulfilling lives, that the building and construction industry must address climate change in everything we do, and that excellent design happens from start-up through to the end of construction.

You are looking for a fun and inspiring place to work and be connected with others. You’re keen to work on meaningful projects with other people. You would love to be part of an organization that is still young, and eager to contribute to the conversations about culture-building and firm systems.

• Requirement: 3 to 5 years of in-office experience
• Requirement: registration with the AIBC or eligibility
• Requirement: the ability to work well in teams
• Asset: building technology knowledge
• Asset: proficiency with REVIT, Adobe, Rhino, Grasshopper, MS Office
• Asset: experience with BCBC and City of Vancouver Building By-laws
• Asset: experience with Mass Timber and Pre-Fab
• Asset: Passive House certification

Contact Info:

If you are interested in having a conversation about who we are and what we have planned, please send your resume and portfolio (and anything else about yourself you would like to share) to human@humanstudio.ca

Thank you!

Nick Bray Architecture Ltd. – Intern Architect

Position / Title Seeking: Intern Architect

Level of Experience: Intermediate

Organization Name: Nick Bray Architecture Ltd.

Organization Description:

This is your chance to be part of a leading design studio that strives to create elegant, innovative and sustainable environments in order to positively impact the health and happiness of local communities across British Columbia.

Nick Bray Architecture Ltd. is a dynamic and emerging practice with a variety of award winning projects and a progressive approach to work-life balance. Ultimately, we understand that the key to producing exceptional buildings involves successful collaboration, adaptability and flexibility.

We are looking for a self-motivated Intern Architect who is enthusiastic to oversee projects from inception to completion and focus their efforts on executing high-quality designs as well as developing their professional career. This full-time position requires excellent technical knowledge and architectural management experience but first and foremost a desire to make a positive difference to society through community driven and quality engaged design.

Our philosophy is in developing people and helping to maintain their general wellbeing through professional mentorship. We are essentially seeking an individual with the right work ethic, mindset and dedication to become a part of our growing team. If this sounds like you then we would love to hear from you.

Job Description:

Requirements:
• 3+ years of architectural experience (2+ years in BC).
• An understanding for sustainable and environmental design. Certifications/experience in Passive House, LEED, BC Energy Step Code and ASHRAE an asset.
• Strong working knowledge of local building codes, bylaws, building technology, building envelope and materials.
• Experienced in managing and organising a variety of architecture projects and construction systems. Familiarity with Mass Timber an asset.
• High level software proficiency in AutoCAD and/or Vectorworks. Familiarity with Twinmotion, SketchUp and Photoshop/InDesign an asset.
• Ability to work in our Vancouver studio full time (option to go hybrid and work part-remotely when experienced enough with the team and firm protocols)
• Must be registered with the AIBC or eligible for registration in the province of BC.

Contact Info:

For further information about Nick Bray Architecture Ltd. and the range of project types, please visit our website at https://nickbray.ca/
Serious consideration will be given to candidates that include an architecture portfolio within their application (link(s) to shared docs or files are also acceptable).
Please forward your resume & portfolio to careers@nickbray.ca
Eligibility: Must be eligible to work in Canada and be available for interview in person
Expected Start Date: ASAP
Job Type: Full-time, Permanent
Contract Length: Minimum 12 months
Salary: $65,000 – $85,000 with a comprehensive benefits package
Nick Bray Architecture Ltd. is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to the principle and practices of employment equity.

dk Architecture – Architect

Position / Title Seeking: Architect

Level of Experience: Junior to Intermediate

Organization Name: dk Architecture

Organization Description:

We are a First Nation architecture firm specializing in First Nation architecture located in North Vancouver. We have projects located all over BC. If you are interested in assisting First Nations in their cultural revival through design we would love to hear from you. Our work can be viewed at www.dkarchitecture.ca.

Job Description:

We are currently looking for intermediate and junior level architects with experience in commercial wood framed projects from start to finish. Local BC experience is preferred. Must be registered with the AIBC or eligible to register with the AIBC.

Contact Info:

Please submit a cover letter, CV and a portfolio of select work to info@dkarchitecture.ca. Only successful candidates will be contacted. No phone calls please.


KCC Architecture and Design Ltd. – Intern Architect/ Architectural Technologist

Position

Intern Architect/ Architectural Technologist

Level of Experience

Intermediate-Senior Level

Organization Name

KCC Architecture and Design Ltd.

Organization Description

KCC Architecture is a growing firm based in South Surrey, BC. We are a design-oriented firm with a wide range of portfolio including Residential, Commercial and Industrial projects of diverse scale.

We are a team of passionate individuals and strive to provide design excellence to our clients, the community and the environment. We offer a platform for collaboration and learning through open dialogue.

Job Description

KCC Architecture is expanding the studio and we are looking for an Intern Architect or an Architectural Technologist with a genuine dedication to the profession to join our team. Required qualifications include:

  • Minimum 5-8 years of relevant experience in British Columbia
  • Completion of a Building Technology or Architectural Program from a professional recognized institution
  • Register or eligible to register as an Architect or Architectural Technologist with the AIBC
  • Knowledge of the BC Building Code, Building Systems and understanding of the Zoning By-laws
  • Proficiency in Vectorworks and SketchUp and, capacity to support project development through the use of various software technologies.
  • Vectorworks training provided.
  • Strong visual and graphic communications skills
  • Knowledge of sustainable principles and experience in practice with LEED, passive house or other green building, energy-efficiency or sustainability standards
  • Demonstrate organizational skills, ability to perform and develop specific tasks.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

KCC Architecture offers competitive salaries, comprehensive benefits packages, opportunity for mentorship and professional growth. We support a fulfilling work environment that encourages professional development and work/life balance.

Contact Information

Qualified individuals are encouraged to submit PDF resume and portfolio of recent work no more than 15 MB to:

kcastellanos@kccarchitecture.com

Please understand your submission will be carefully considered, however, we will only contact those eligible candidates for interviews.

Pacific West Architecture Inc. – Architect or Architectural Technologist

Position / Title Seeking: Architect or Architectural Technologist

Level of Experience: Intermediate – Senior

Organization Name: Pacific West Architecture Inc.

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

Job Description:

• 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

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

J+S Architect Inc. – Architectural Technologist

Position / Title Seeking: Architectural Technologist

Level of Experience: Intermediate

Organization Name: J+S Architect Inc.

Organization Description:

J+S Architect is a design-oriented firm specializing in residential and mixed-use buildings. We currently have several medium and large-scale projects underway and seeking energetic, creative, and motivated individuals to join our team.

Job Description. :

• Minimum 3-5 years local experience, including comprehensive knowledge of wood-frame and concrete construction
• Advanced knowledge of Revit
• Excellent visual and verbal communication skills
• Experience with preparation of Design development and Building Permit drawings
• Ability to manage multiple projects and meet deadlines
• Proven ability coordinating clients, consultants, and project team
• Construction Administration experience would be an asset.
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
• Ability to handle multiple tasks.
• Ability to manage and lead projects with minimal supervision through various permit submissions and/or construction
• Must be registered with the AIBC or eligible to register with the AIBC

Contact Info:

Please forward your cover letter, resume and portfolio to info@jsarchitect.ca. Only qualified candidates will be contacted for an interview – thank you for your interest in joining our team.


Studio One Architecture Inc. – Contract Administrator

Position / Title Seeking: Contract Administrator

Level of Experience: Intermediate – Senior

Organization Name: Studio One Architecture Inc.

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.

Job Description:

We are looking for an experienced Contract Administrator to join our 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.

This role is for a full-time permanent position as Contract Administrator for various projects under construction. The ideal candidate will have good experience working with construction contracts and project documentation and a thorough understanding of BC Building Code, Vancouver Building Bylaw and building envelope details.

• Degree in Architecture or graduate of a recognized technical college.
• Minimum 6 years’ experience performing contract administration for various projects.
• Experience with projects of different scopes and construction types.
• Experience conducting site visits, preparing field review reports, reviewing shop drawings, change orders,
contemplated change orders, certificates of payment, responding to RFI’s, attending site meetings and
resolving conflicts between the different stakeholders.
• Ability to manage multiple projects.
• Thorough understanding of BC Building Code and Vancouver Building Bylaw
• Thorough knowledge of building envelope details.
• Good communication skills and fluency in English.
• Good knowledge of AutoCAD and MS Office Suite

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.

Waissbluth Architecture Office Inc. – Architect or Senior Technologist

Position / Title Seeking: Architect or Senior Technologist

Level of Experience: Senior

Organization Name: Waissbluth Architecture Office Inc.

Organization Description:

Waissbluth Architecture Office (W/A Office) is a growing studio based in Mount Pleasant neighborhood of Vancouver. We are a design focused office with projects ranging from tenant improvements, custom homes to multi-residential developments throughout BC. We are excited to have an experienced Architect to join our team for our current and future projects.

We are an office that encourages that all team members take part of the whole architectural process, including getting your boots dirty at site visits and coordinating with consultants and contractors. For some projects we work in collaboration with branding and design studios and we are looking for a team member who is also very passionate about being a part of a collaborative environment.

Job Description:

W/A Office is looking for an experienced Architect.AIBC (or Senior Technologist) with minimum 7 years of experience in Canada, preferably BC. The person will be involved in all stages of the project including concept design, graphics, construction documents, and site reviews.

The person should have the following skills:

– Advanced knowledge of CAD and/or Revit
– Good knowledge of wood frame construction
– Good understanding of VBBL 2019 and BCBC 2018
– Good understanding of navigating different municipal processes and completing zoning and by-law research
– Must have experience coordinating with Clients, Consultants, and Municipal Staff including coordinating a complete building permit application.
– Experience in leading a project from Design through to Construction.

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

Anticipated start date for position. Early January 2023.

Contact Info:

Please send your CV and portfolio in PDF format to info@waoffice.ca


AVRP Architecture Inc. – BIM SPECIALIST

Position / Title Seeking: BIM SPECIALIST

Level of Experience: Advanced

Organization Name: AVRP Architecture Inc.

Organization Description:

AVRP Architecture Inc. is a Vancouver based branch of AVRP Skyport, an architectural practice widely known across the region for its decades of design excellence, creativity, and planning some of the most prominent, visionary, and vibrant projects in Southern California, Washington State, British Columbia, Alberta and Nova Scotia. Project types include urban infill, mixed-use, housing, education, corporate office, multigenerational space, health care and more. AVRP has offices located in Vancouver, BC and San Diego, CA.

Job Description:

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

– High proficiency in BIM technologies
– High proficiency in Revit is a must
– SketchUp modeling, MS Office and preparation of presentation materials is desirable.
– 3 – 5 years of experience completing design and construction documents in Revit and BIM360
– Experience with multi-family residential projects is highly desirable
– Effective verbal and graphic communication, organizational and collaborative skills
– Degree in Architecture or Architectural/Building Technology from a recognized post-secondary institution


RESPONSIBILITIES:

– Prepare design and technical documentation under supervision of a senior staff member
– Manage information flow between AVRP offices
– Coordinate and manage information exchange with our consultants and clients
– Manage Revit files, project files backup and models
– Train, troubleshoot and monitor compliance with the AVRP’s Revit standards

AVRP offers a well-rounded benefits plan, year-round flexible hours for all employees, and a variety of programs designed to support the important balance between life, health, work and play. We sponsor continuing education opportunities and provide strong support for individuals actively pursuing professional registration.
Compensation will be based on experience and qualifications.

Contact Info:

How to Apply: Please submit your résumé, a cover letter and work samples (not to exceed 10 MB) in .pdf format to resume@avrp.ca.

Website: www.avrpstudios.com


Studio Balcaen Kwan Architecture and Design – Architect

Position / Title Seeking: Architect

Level of Experience: Intermediate

Organization Name: Studio Balcaen Kwan Architecture and Design

Organization Description:

Studio Balcaen Kwan Architecture and Design is looking for an intermediate to senior intern architect or architectural technologist to join our studio.

We are a full-service design firm with a love for modern design and the desire to see its influence in a wide range of project types, in particular small and medium scale residential and commercial buildings, and interiors.

We operate as an open and collaborative design studio where we value the shift towards built environments with significant energy demand reductions including the adoption of Passive House design principles.

Please visit studiobalcaenkwan.com to learn more about us and our work.

Job Description :

3 to 5 years of experience.
Architecture degree or Architectural Technologist diploma from an accredited program.
Working experience with Vectorworks (BIM) is preferred.
Strong design and graphic skills.
Self-motivated; ability to manage time well and work efficiently towards deadlines.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with fluency in English.
Experience working in the context of multidisciplinary project teams.
Working knowledge and experience with municipal processes, building codes, and bylaws preferred.
Collaborative and professional work ethic.
Valid work status in Canada.
Must be registered with the AIBC or eligible to register with the AIBC.

Contact Info:

Please send your CV and portfolio via email in PDF format: bettina@studiobalcaenkwan.com and tillie@studiobalcaenkwan.com


Arcus Consulting – Intern Architect

Position Title: Intern Architect

Work Area: Company Office

Employment Status: Full Time

Position Overview:

We are currently seeking an Intern Architect with a minimum of 5 years Canadian experience to join our team. Knowledge and experience in using AutoCad is required. Familiarity with local codes and by-laws is an asset for this position.

Typical Functions & Skills:

  • Coordinate with designers, project managers, engineers and other consultants to meet deadlines.
  • Strong interpersonal and public relation skills to work effectively with staff and clients.
  • Knowledge of local zoning by-law and Building Codes.
  • Ability to exercise sound and independent judgement within general policy guidelines.

Education and Skill Requirements:

  • 5 years Canadian experience.
  • Good communication and team coordination skills
  • Experience with AutoCad
  • Experience with Revit
  • Registered with AIBC, or eligible to be registered with AIBC.

Compensation and Benefits Overview:

  • Paid vacation plus extended Christmas break.
  • Extended medical and dental benefits.

About Us:

Arcus Consulting is an Architecture and Engineering Company located in Vancouver. For over 65 years we have been providing high quality professional services on a wide range of projects across the lower Mainland and Canada. Providing expert consultation in both Architecture and Structural Engineering we can provide a complete service for our clients ensuring their design needs are met to the highest of standards. Our projects include a wide variety of commercial buildings, industrial structures, and high density residential condominiums.

To Apply:

Qualified applicants can submit a cover letter and resume to info@arcus.ca.

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

Arcus Consulting – Architect

Position Title: Architect

Work Area: Company Office

Employment Status: Full Time

Position Overview:

We are currently seeking an intern architect with a minimum of 8 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 Bachelor of Architecture, Master of Architecture degree or equivalent. Applicants must be registered with the AIBC as an Architect.

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.

MOTIV Architects – Intermediate Architect

Position / Title Seeking: Intermediate Architect

Level of Experience: Intermediate

Organization Name: MOTIV Architects

Organization Description:

MOTIV is a young and energetic firm with a focus on community building, material craft and detail. Our work, passion, research and pursuit of design excellence consists of three pillars firmly grounded beneath this overarching desire to build community in all aspects of our practice and the structures that we build.
These pillars include:
• Agriculture, food security and the interface of the urban and rural
• Alternate modes of living and affordable housing
• Innovative learning methods and spaces

These pillars often overlap and collide – and it is here where the greatest opportunity for innovation exists

See motivarchitects.ca for more insight into our process and our projects.

Job Description:

Intermediate Architect*

• Systems oriented
• Motivated for quality
• Inspired by design

MOTIV architects is seeking a full time Intermediate level Architect with a minimum of 5 years of experience to assist in developing a number of interesting projects throughout British Columbia and beyond from concept development through construction documentation.
Working knowledge of the British Columbia Building Code, experience in construction documentation and envelope detailing is required. Candidates should have strong Revit, autocad, sketchup and adobe suite skills, be self-motivated and exude a can-do attitude. Experience with LEED, LBC or other green building verification systems is an asset. Salary will be commensurate with experience.

Interested candidates should send a sample graphic portfolio, CV, and letter of introduction to jobs@motivarchitects.ca by Monday November 14, 2022

All applications will be reviewed. Qualified candidates will be contacted. No phone calls please.

* If applying as an Architect candidates must be registered with the AIBC.

Contact Info:

jobs@motivarchitects.ca

Hotson Architecture Inc. – Intermediate & Senior Intern Architect / Architect

Position / Title Seeking: Intermediate & Senior Intern Architect / Architect

Level of Experience: Intermediate – Senior

Organization Name: Hotson Architecture Inc.

Organization Description:

Hotson Architecture is a small, design-focused practice, based in Vancouver (Mt. Pleasant). We currently have a number of housing projects, academic, commercial interiors, as well as a mass timber office project about to kick-off. We also work on a range of other projects such as urban design, master planning, and feasibility studies.

www.hotson.ca

Job Description:

– Do you have experience on complex projects?
– Different scales and typologies of housing?
– Do you have experience with mass timber?
– Looking to add to your experience, including C.A.?
– How about an entrepreneurial spirit? Interested in growing with a smaller practice?

We have an immediate need for a talented individual with proven experience on all phases of projects. This is not an entry level position. The ideal candidate is someone who can quickly take on a high level of responsibility, is technically minded, self-motivated, and organized.

Requirements:- Minimum 5 years of post-graduate experience.
– Experience managing a project is an asset.
– Contemporary design sensibility, along with strong graphic/presentation abilities.
– Experience with Construction Administration.
– Experience in technical construction detailing and documentation.
– Experience working with the BC Building code, Vancouver Building Bylaw, and local zoning bylaws.
– Capable of working independently, in a collaborative environment.
– Strong problem-solving skills, with accuracy and attention to detail.
– Strong communication skills working with clients, coordinating with sub-consultant teams, and contractors.
– Experience with Revit is an asset.
– Must be registered with the AIBC, or eligible to be registered in the province of British Columbia.

Contact Info:

Please send applications by email to info@hotson.ca

Submissions should be in PDF format (or links to websites) and less than 10MB in size.

Thank you for your interest. Your submission will be considered carefully, but please note that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Flat Architecture Inc. – Architectural Technologist

Position / Title Seeking: Architectural Technologist

Level of Experience: Intermediate

Organization Name: Flat Architecture Inc.

Organization Description:

Flat Architecture Inc. (FAI) is a Surrey based Architectural studio specializing in innovative design solutions across a wide range of projects including Low and High-rise Multi-family Residential, Commercial and Mixed-use projects throughout BC.

Job Description:

FAI is looking for an Architectural Technologist who can become an integral part of our growing team. You will work closely with senior architects as well as other team members through all stages of the project from design development to construction documentation and contract administration. We offer competitive salaries commensurate with experience, mentorship and opportunities for ongoing professional learning and growth. You will learn and grow as you play a vital role in translating the early design ideas of a wide variety of projects into practical architectural reality.

The Role:
• Participate in the realization of projects as a key member of the design teams.
• Produce accurate architectural drawings and technical documents for all phases of projects.
• Assist in programming, schematic design, sketches, modelling, study of regulatory requirements, documentation etc. necessary for the design and development of concepts, plans, working drawings, specifications etc.
• Analyze and develop approaches to the creation and modification of architectural documents, elevations, sections, details, specification etc. ensuring the incorporation of design intent.
• Involve in coordination and preparation of rezoning, development permit and building permit submission packages.
• Lead / Assist in the coordination of all aspects of the project with components and documentation from all consultants.
• Attend coordination meetings with clients and/or other members of multidisciplinary teams.
Experience / Skills
• 3+ years experience in wood frame multi-family residential buildings.
• Experience in detailing, coordinating, and producing working drawings.
• Knowledge of design and construction principles including wood frame, steel, and concrete construction
• Knowledge of architectural design documentation and detailing.
• Strong attention to detail and problem-solving skills
• Ability to draw accurate set of drawings in a timely manner and modifying it over time as required.

• Familiarity with different municipal approvals processes and zoning by-law research.
• Knowledge of building codes and standards including BCBC 2018 Part 3 & 9

• Proficiency in AutoCAD.
• Knowledge of Revit and Sketch Up is an asset but not a requirement.

• Ability to effectively coordinate with Clients, Consultants, and Municipal Staff.
• Excellent written, verbal, and visual communication skills.
• Organized and Self-motivated. Able to work well independently as well as part of the team.
• Ability to manage priorities and meet tight deadlines.

Qualifications
• Completion of a certified Building Technology or Architectural program in a professionally recognized institution.
• Registered or is eligible to be registered with the AIBC

Contact Info:

Please email, expressing your interest in the position, with the following documents to accounts@flatarchitecture.ca
• Resume (in PDF format)
• Portfolio (Maximum 6 pages of relevant work in PDF format)

Gradual Architecture Inc. – Intermediate / Senior Technologist / Intern Architect

Position / Title Seeking: Intermediate / Senior Technologist / Intern Architect

Level of Experience: Intermediate – Senior

Organization Name: Gradual Architecture Inc.

Organization Description:

Gradual Architecture Inc. is a growing architectural design firm. Our projects are mainly located in City of Vancouver and a few in other cities in Lower Mainland. We have upcoming large size Multi-Residential and Light Industrial projects. We need more talented individuals with passions in architectural design.

Job Description:

This position is for an Intermediate architectural technologist / Intern Architect, or a Senior Architectural Technologist.
Excellent Revit skill (Minimum 2-year Revit experience) is a MUST
Minimum 2-year BC local experiences for Junior position and 3 years BC local experiences for Intermediate position.
Knowledge of Local Building Code, Zoning Bylaws and Envelope Details
Excellent communication skills
Self-directed, attention to detail.
Willing to learn and self-taught ability
Knowledge of wood frame, concrete tilt-up construction.
Extended Health Benefit
Must be registered or eligible to register with the AIBC

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.


Flat Architecture Inc. – Intern Architect

Position / Title Seeking: Intern Architect

Level of Experience: Intermediate

Organization Name: Flat Architecture Inc.

Organization Description:

Flat Architecture Inc. (FAI) is a Surrey based Architectural studio specializing in innovative design solutions across a wide range of projects including Low and High-rise Multi-family Residential, Commercial and Mixed-use projects throughout BC.

Job Description:

FAI is looking for an Intern architect who can become an integral part of our growing team. You will work with senior architects as well as other team members at various stages of the project including research, design development, working drawings, construction documents, site reviews, etc. We offer competitive salaries commensurate with experience, mentorship and opportunities for ongoing professional learning and growth. You will learn and grow as you play a vital role in translating the early design ideas of a wide variety of projects into practical architectural reality.

The Role:
• Participate in the realization of projects as a key member of the design teams.
• Produce architectural drawings for all phases of projects.
• Lead/Assist in programming, schematic design, sketches, modelling, study of regulatory requirements, documentation etc. necessary for the design and development of concepts, plans, working drawings, specifications etc.
• Lead/Assist in coordination and preparation of rezoning, development permit and building permit submission packages.
• Produce accurate changes in the drawings with limited supervision
• Participate in meetings with clients and/or other members of multidisciplinary teams.
Experience / Skills
• Experience in producing permit packages, working drawings, contract documents, shop drawings, etc.
• Knowledge of design and construction principles including wood frame, steel, and concrete construction
• Knowledge of architectural design documentation and detailing.
• Ability to draw accurate set of drawings in a timely manner and modifying it over time as required.

• Familiarity with different municipal approvals processes and zoning by-law research.
• Knowledge of building codes and standards including BCBC 2018 Part 3 & 9

• Proficiency in AutoCAD.
• Knowledge of Revit, Adobe creative suite and Sketch Up is an asset but not a requirement.

• Ability to effectively coordinate with Clients, Consultants, and Municipal Staff.
• Excellent written, verbal, and visual communication skills.
• Organized, able to work well independently as well as part of the team.
• Ability to manage priorities and meet tight deadlines.

Qualifications
• Completion of a certified Building Technology or Architectural program in a professionally recognized institution.
• Registered or is eligible to be registered with the AIBC

Contact Info:

Please email, expressing your interest in the position, along with the following documents to accounts@flatarchitecture.ca
• Resume (in PDF format)
• Portfolio (Maximum 6 pages of relevant work in PDF format)

dk Architecture – Architectural Technologist

Position / Title Seeking: Architectural Technologist

Level of Experience: Intermediate – Senior

Organization Name: dk Architecture

Organization Description:

dk Architecture specializes in First Nation architecture. We are located in North Vancouver.

Job Description:

We are looking for Architectural Technologists interested in joining our team. Applicants must be registered with the AIBC or eligible to register with the AIBC

Contact Info: info@dkarchitecture.ca


dk Architecture – Architect

Position / Title Seeking: Architect

Level of Experience: Intermediate – Senior

Organization Name:

dk Architecture

Organization Description:

dk Architecture specializes in First Nation architecture and is located in North Vancouver.

Job Description:

We are seeking an architect interested in joining our team. You must be registered with the AIBC or eligible to register with the AIBC.

Contact Info: info@dkarchitecture.ca


Burgers Architecture Inc. – Intern Architect

Position / Title Seeking: Intern Architect (Experienced)

Level of Experience: Intermediate

Organization Name: Burgers Architecture Inc.

Organization Description:

BURGERS ARCHITECTURE is an award-winning, immersive, multi-generational architecture and interior design firm with specialized place context for the West Coast of British Columbia, Canada. We have earned our leading reputation through progressive environmental stewardship creating legacy architecture for the West Coast’s most discerning and conscious minds.

The firm’s philosophy focuses on the integration of Critical Regionalism and High-Performance Design, applying a forward-thinking mindset within the context of place. This employs the unique region and site constraints to create expressive site-specific architecture while safeguarding these surroundings by reducing the environmental footprint of each build. The mission for more sustainable design is brought to life through our accreditation and leading expertise in Passive Housing.

For further information about Burgers Architecture Inc., please visit our website at https://burgersarchitecture.com/

Job Description:

We are looking for an individual to assist us in growing the firm and developing their skills and excel in turning design ideas into buildings by creating accurate, detailed, and well-coordinated drawing sets. This full-time role involves overseeing projects from start to finish that is focused on creativity, customer service and the execution of a high-quality design. Prospective candidates must be registered or eligible to be registered with AIBC.

Qualifications:
* A degree in Architecture or Architectural / Building Technology from a Canadian accredited post-secondary institution
* 5 + years experience (3+ in British Columbia)
* Experience working through all the phases of a project (Schematic Design, Design Development, Tendering, Construction Drawings and Construction Admin)
* Commitment to the ongoing development of technical abilities and learning how buildings are designed, detailed and constructed.
* Knowledge of concrete + wood construction
* Experience in the production of design and construction documents for project permit applications is an asset
* High quality standards and ability to work effectively to meet deadlines.
* Strong presentation, communication and organization skills. Self-motivated and enthusiastic
* Experience with consultant coordination, liaise with clients and authorities
* Excellent customer service skills and communication
* Strong working knowledge of BC Building Codes and Bylaws
* Experience in a variety of project types and construction systems
* Ability to work well on your own initiative and as part of a team.
* Comfortable managing multiple projects concurrently
* High-level proficiency in REVIT, AutoCAD, SketchUp, Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Office Suite
* Hand-drawings and building abilities are considered an asset.
* Applicants must live in Vancouver

** Compensation to be commensurate with experience.

Contact Info: We request that qualified applicants send a resume and portfolio by email to: office@burgersarchitecture.com


Local Practice Architecture + Design – Architect

Position / Title Seeking: Architect

Level of Experience: Junior to Intermediate

Organization Name: Local Practice Architecture + Design

Organization Description:

Who We Are

We are passionate about using architecture to regenerate the connection between people and the planet.

From infrastructure to education to social housing, Local Practice is committed to harmonizing the processes of design with the processes of all life and rethinking how architecture contributes to a vibrant, equitable, and life sustaining future. Using a whole systems approach and design thinking which is grounded in the principles of Regenerative Design, we focus on projects that aim to go beyond sustainable projects in the public realm.

As a learning practice, we are an eclectic group of architects, designers, strategists, artists, sustainability experts, cyclists, gardeners, apiarists, and relentless optimists all united in the goal of realizing projects that improve the health and resiliency of their local communities. We are continually evolving our ways of working to reflect our values of discipline, inspiration, compassion and delight, and are passionate about investing in the architects of the future.

We offer a full range of architectural services which are fully integrated with our in-house green building expertise. The goal which unites this work is to create projects that have a lasting positive impact on the evolution of their host communities. As a firm, we use the Integrated Design Process for all of our projects, and our focus is on developing whole systems approaches to our clients’ projects. Our role often extends beyond traditional architectural services to meaningful engagement with strategic planning, sophisticated decision analysis, urban design, sustainable design expertise and project management.

We operate on a 37.5 hour work week and try our best to keep to it, but when overtime is required we aim to balance it out with time off. We have flexible work hours and hybrid work from home arrangements. We work with a salary pay scale to promote pay equity and offer extended health benefits. In 2023 we are implementing a profit sharing program to distribute a percentage of profits to the staff in transparent and legible ways.

We offer the opportunity to participate in many aspects of the firm. We are a small office that is always looking to better our practices and shape ourselves around the people we have, from students through to partners. Project work includes a wide variety of typologies and phases, and opportunities are available for running projects start to finish and working directly with clients.

Job Description:

Who You Are

We are looking for someone aligned in belief and values: with compassion, care, and consideration for future generations; advocating for the future and those who don’t have a voice; interested in learning and motivated to expand the practice of regenerative sustainability.

We are seeking a highly motivated, sustainability-minded, design-oriented and technically competent junior to intermediate architect, who is excited about growing, learning and evolving as a professional within the firm’s ecosystem. Having a strong sense of initiative and being a keen learner are key attributes for a good fit. Accreditation or experience with sustainability rating systems and/or construction experience is an asset.

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

Contact

If you are interested in joining us, tell us your story and send a CV and portfolio to team@localpractice.ca

Peter Rose Architecture + Interiors Inc. – Building Technologist

Position / Title Seeking: PT or FT Intermediate / Senior Building Technologist

Level of Experience: Intermediate – Senior

Organization Name: Peter Rose Architecture + Interiors Inc.

Organization Description:

Peter Rose Architecture + Interiors Inc. is an established Vancouver West Side integrated architecture and interior design firm specializing in custom homes and vacation residences throughout BC. Our designs reflect a commitment to producing quality work, where our ideals and those of our clients can be achieved. We are an office that promotes flexibility, friendliness, and long-term opportunity.

Job Description:

Your role:

We require an experienced Building Technologist who enjoys the art of home design, assembling impeccable drawing packages, and is comfortable and competent working in contemporary and traditional idioms. The successful candidate will be preparing permit drawings/construction documents, coordinating with design consultants, and be involved in contract administration. If the candidate is seeking full-time employment, then responsibilities can be expanded to include taking on projects from the start, including organizing, pre-design, and design. In any case, the successful candidate must have excellent verbal and written English skills as they will be corresponding directly with clients, civic officials, consultants, and contractors.

Who we are looking for:

An individual with a minimum of 5 years experience in single-family home design and documentation. You must be familiar with the City of Vancouver RS zones and the permitting process. Someone who enjoys learning, is passionate about architecture, and believes that the nuts and bolts of how we build and detail our work is intimately tied to its design objectives. You are a team player, take initiative, are disciplined and responsible for your own activities, but always willing to lend a hand and share what you know when and where the opportunity arises.

Required skills:

· Preference given to individuals who are affiliated with AIBC
· An excellent understanding of Vectorworks (ver.2021 or higher)
· Preference given to those with SketchUp experience (2021 or higher)
· Excellent verbal and written skills
· General knowledge of VBBL and BCBC
· Interest in sustainable design
· Familiarity with latest energy guidelines and development of building assemblies
· Proficiency in Architectural Detailing
· Ability to coordinate diverse consultants
· Knowledge of CCDC an asset

What we offer employees:

We offer our employees a friendly work environment where everyone supports each other. We have a competitive benefits and salary package and support continuing education. Salary for this position will be commensurate with experience and education.

Contact Info:

Please send resume, cover letter, and samples of work (max. 10 MB) to careers@prosearchitect.ca. No calls, please.