INTERMEDIATE ARCHITECTURAL TECHNOLOGIST

Location: Kitchener

Practice: Architecture

Posted: 12-22-2020

Expires: 02-22-2021

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Role Overview

WalterFedy is seeking an outstanding Architectural Technologist to assist in developing architectural design services and solutions. In this role, you will be working closely with several architects on various projects as part of our Architectural team. You will form the link between the architect’s concept and the completed construction, bridging the gap between the idea of an attractive functional building and the reality of that building performing successfully.

 

What We Love
  • You are ambitious in your pursuit to be the best
  • You get the importance of paying attention to detail without losing sight of the big picture
  • You embrace progressive change, out-of-the-box thinking, and working in a high-energy environment
What You Will Do
  • Apply knowledge of codes, standards and construction technology to solve specific design problems and implement solutions
  • Determine survey requirements for existing building conditions and plan effective gathering of information of existing measurements, equipment and services
  • Responsible for accuracy and completeness of information
  • Develop drawings from rough architectural sketches, being able to fill in the detail in the spirit of the design
  • Display a sound knowledge of architectural systems
  • Review of shop drawings related to the fabrication of construction elements for accuracy
What We Need
  • Knowledge of architectural engineering principles, methods and practices
  • Comprehensive knowledge of design, specifications, construction and contracting techniques
  • Familiarity with construction-related standards
  • Excellent drafting and graphic presentation skills in Revit
  • Ability to manage multiple and changing priorities, to be flexible and shift priorities as needed to deal with demands of changed conditions
  • Excellent verbal and written communication and organizational skills
  • Diploma in Architectural Technology, and/or registered or eligible for registration with OAAAS/OACETT would be considered an asset
What We Offer
  • Competitive salary plus performance-based bonus
  • Competitive vacation
  • Reimbursement of annual dues for professional organizations
  • Employee referral program
  • Employee social club – employees attend a variety of recreational and cultural events
  • Strong volunteer outreach to the community – we volunteer with Habitat for Humanity, Hockey Helps the Homeless, KidsAbility and many other organizations