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Design Architect

Vancouver, BC · Architecture/Engineering
Design Architect
Vancouver, BC
Excellent Salary & Career Growth Opportunities
Award Winning Architectural Firm

Other titles: Senior Architectural Designer, Senior Architect, Senior Designer, Designer, Building Designer, Architect AIBC, Senior Design Architect

TalentSphere has partnered with a well established, mid-sized and very reputable Architecture firm in Vancouver, BC. They are currently looking for a Senior Architectural Designer to join their team.This firm specializes in commercial, residential, office, retail, hospitality, health & science, public, heritage & master planning projects and has won many awards over the 50+ years they have been in business. This firm offers continuing education and training opportunities in a collaborative office that is committed to making positive change. 

Our client is seeking an experienced Design Architect to work on a variety of projects. The right candidate will be a professional with 5+ years of experience in the design and preparation of construction drawings. You will be able to work constructively in team settings and will manage design and documentation, including municipal approvals, coordination of consultant documents, building code compliance, and project specifications.

  • Registration as an Architect with AIBC or eligible for registration in BC
  • 5+ years of experience in design and preparation of construction drawings
  • Experience in producing submissions related to letters of inquiry, rezoning, and development permit
  • Strong graphic skills related to software proficiency.

  • Work on Schematic Design and Design Development of a project
  • Lead and coordinate internal design/production teams
  • Site Layout and floor planning using both 2D and 3D sketching
  • Make design adjustments
  • Align design specifications to safety standards
  • Oversee building code compliance, project specifications, and QA
  • Prepare outline specifications for schematic design
  • Liaise with clients and City officials
  • Conduct site visits

  • Proven success at creating architectural designs
  • Ability to lead meetings and coordinate with consultants, contractors, and clients
  • Ability to analyze and produce conceptual plans and 3D visuals
  • Working knowledge of construction details in Schematic Design
  • Strong understanding of building technology
  • Thorough understanding of construction detailing
  • Understanding of BC Building Code and local by-laws
  • Proficient in AutoCAD and 3D software like Revit, Rhino, Sketch-up
  • Valid work status in Canada

• Excellent company with a strong collaborative team and great reputation in the industry
• Competitive compensation and benefits plan
• Flexible working environment and company perks
• Amazing company culture with regular team building events and get togethers
• Regular staff recognition, employee awards and annual bonus based on company & individual performance
• Opportunity for professional growth and development with opportunity to lead and implement new strategies
• Incredible opportunity to work directly with the Senior Leadership team to develop the company further

Please apply directly if you feel like you are the right candidate for this role! Only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

Keywords: Architecture, Designer, Senior, Architect, Vancouver, British Columbia, Burnaby, Richmond, Coquitlam


Job # 16111958

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