Turkel Design

Project Architect

Project Architect


We are a growing, experienced, category-defying firm that is breaking through boundaries between industries. We are redefining how to build a homedesigning 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.

This is where you come in.


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

You have:

  • 7-plus years’ experience preparing construction documents
  • A professional degree in Architecture
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD, SketchUp, and Excel
  • Experience supervising staff and coordinating consultants
  • A strong design vocabulary

 You are:

  • Detail-oriented and organized
  • Highly self-motivated
  • Fun, sharp, enthusiastic
  • Committed to quality
  • Someone who has pride of authorship

You enjoy:

  • Identifying problems and working with others to find creative solutions
  • Working independently and efficiently to meet deadlines
  • Multi-tasking and maintaining focus on a portfolio of projects

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 Perks

  • Generous Profit-Sharing Program in which the benefits increase along with your tenure with us
  • Health coverage for you and your family through medical and vision plans
  • Salary that is commensurate with your experience
  • Potential work-from-home arrangement

The Application

Please submit your application to jobs@turkeldesign.com

  • Cover letter
  • Resume
  • Work sample (digital files only)