Intermediate Architectural Technologist | Royal Architectural Institute of Canada

Intermediate Architectural Technologist

Organization: 
Figurr Architects Collective
Job Description: 

Our Ottawa office is looking for a talented Junior or Intermediate Architectural Technologist to join our team.

Starting date: immediately

Main Responsibilities
The successful candidate will work with various project teams, under the direction of the Project Architects, to develop technical solutions for building and envelope design challenges. Conduct research, develop details, construct BIM models, and prepare drawings for institutional, corporate, commercial, and large multi-unit residential projects in Ottawa and Montreal.

Their work may include but is not limited to:

  • Surveying existing conditions,
  • Product/material/construction method research,
  • Technical drawings,
  • Cost estimating,
  • Writing technical specifications,
  • Participate in site follow-up activities.

Qualifications

  • College diploma in architectural technique;
  • 5 to 10 years experience (minimum of 5 years experience in North America);
  • In-depth knowledge of design and construction principles, particularly with regard to building envelope,
  • Strong expertise in the design of technical details,
  • In-depth knowledge of building standards and codes,
  • Experience in site supervision and construction administration,
  • Experience in cost estimation,
  • Knowledge of and interest in sustainable development, integrated design and various certification programs,
  • Good knowledge of REVIT,
  • Autonomy and versatility,
  • Ability to work in a team,
  • Ability to work on several projects (organizational skills),
  • Relational skills and leadership,
  • Spoken and written language: English and/ or French (writing skills, synthesis, clarity and good command). Bilingual, an asset.

Benefits

  • 37.5 hours/week
  • Competitive salary
  • Access to the group insurance plan after 3 months (cost shared between the employer and the employee)
  • Employer-paid professional contribution after 1 year
  • Employer-paid training and development

Salary is commensurate with experience.

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Otttawa
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English: Fluent