Turkel Design

Careers

Working With Us

We are a growing, experienced, category-defying firm that is breaking through boundaries between industries. We are redefining how to build a home – designing at the intersection of land acquisition, design, construction, product procurement, and project fulfillment. We work with an international and diverse clientele, guiding our clients through the entire project—from finding a site to specifying items from finishing to furniture – culminating in a stunning prefabricated home, delivered and assembled on-site.

If you are motivated by our mission to deliver high-quality residential architecture to a wide variety of regions, then read on.


The Job

  • Customer-facing role, guiding the project and the client through site analysis, schematic design, permitting, construction documentation, pricing, and specification
  • Coordinate and maintain lasting relationships with clients, staff, consultants, builders, and local regulations
  • Ensure that projects are delivered within budget and on schedule

A typical day with us

  • Creating project schedules and coordinating with clients, consultants, and staff to implement them
  • Presenting designs to clients via online screen-share meetings
  • Overseeing, reviewing, and participating in the creation of complete sets of construction documents
  • Researching building codes, construction techniques, materials, industry standards, and local regulations
  • Traveling to perform site visits (across Canada and the US)
  • Participating in a collaborative studio culture

The Job

  • Participate in the Schematic Design phase of projects, working in SketchUp
  • Create presentations and presentation imagery in InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop
  • Create presentation-ready graphics from 3D SketchUp models using SketchUp Layout
  • Maintain ongoing positive and productive relationships with staff and consultants

A typical day with us

  • Conducting site research and analysis for a wide variety of projects and sites
  • Preparing 3D digital models for project sites and participating in design charrettes
  • Creating images and diagrams for marketing and social media purposes
  • Creating schematic and pricing packets in PDF format, in collaboration with senior designers
  • Creating client-ready online presentations in SketchUp
  • Designing, modifying, and producing images for cabinetry designs
  • Participating in a collaborative studio culture in an easily commutable office in an up-and-coming South Boston neighborhood