INTERMEDIATE ARCHITECTURAL TECHNOLOGIST

Location: Kitchener or Hamilton

Practice: Architecture

Posted: 04-09-2021

Expires: 06-13-2021

How to Apply

Please click the button to fill out our online form.

Apply Online


<< Click here to go back to All Career Postings

Thank you to all applicants in advance. Due to the volume of applications, we will be corresponding only with those selected for an interview.

If you are an applicant with disabilities and require accommodations, please let us know at the time of contact and provisions will be arranged.

About Us and Our Integrated Approach

WalterFedy has big plans for the future and we need the best talent to make it happen. As a multi-discipline architecture, engineering, and construction firm, the business is always evolving. Our team needs to be agile, ambitious, and persistent in the pursuit of our shared goals.  

 

We have a long history in the Waterloo Region, but that doesn’t mean we’re old fashioned. We strive to push the envelope, think differently, and address everything we do with creativity. When we consistently approach projects in inventive ways, clients get better results, our team thrives, and we challenge our industry to redefine what’s possible. 

 

At WalterFedy, collaboration is a key part of our identity. With so many talented professionals under one roof, you’ll find cross-discipline support for your projects is always within reach. Our team is made up of the industry’s best architects; civil, electrical, mechanical, and structural engineers; technologists; energy and carbon specialists; asset and facility management specialists; construction managers; and corporate services professionals. Together, we’re building better communities with smart, influential design.  

 

Role Overview

WalterFedy is seeking an outstanding Architectural Technologist to work with our integrated team 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 provide your technical expertise to our architecture and engineering team members through the entire project cycle to contribute to the design and construction of award-winning buildings for our clients.

 

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
  • Team-oriented, collaborative, and willing to mentor junior team members
  • Knowledge of architectural engineering principles, methods and practices
  • Comprehensive knowledge of design, specifications, construction and contracting techniques
  • Familiarity with construction-related standards 
  • Excellent modelling and graphic presentation skills in Revit.
  • Ability to manage multiple and changing priorities, be flexible, and shift priorities as needed to deal with demands of changing conditions
  • Excellent verbal and written communication and organizational skills
  • Completion of a 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. 
  • Three weeks’ 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 support Habitat for Humanity, Hockey Helps the Homeless, KidsAbility and many other organizations. 

 

Why Join Our Team? 

We offer challenging and rewarding careers, and are committed to integrity and business ethics, with safety as a top priority. We promote a healthy balance between our employees’ professional and personal lives, taking time to appreciate our work and celebrate our achievements. To learn more about our company visit our website at www.walterfedy.com/about

 

How to Apply

Please apply above through our internal system with your cover letter and resume, indicating the position you are applying for. 

 

If you are an applicant with disabilities and require accommodations, please let us know at the time of contact and provisions will be arranged. 

Thank you for your interest in WalterFedy!

 

Location: Kitchener Office
675 Queen Street South, Suite 111
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada, N2M 1A1

 

Location: Hamilton Office
20 Hughson St. S
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, L8N 2A1