Technical Design Director
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 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.
Extensive knowledge of residential wood frame construction
A degree or diploma in Architecture or Construction Management
Proficiency in Microsoft Office Applications, Revit and AutoCad
Experience supervising staff and coordinating consultants
Demonstrated success in project delivery and execution
A strong design vocabulary
A creative and innovative thinker
Detail-oriented and organized
Fun, sharp, enthusiastic
Committed to quality
Someone who has a pride of authorship
A good communicator – both verbally and in writing
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
A leadership role, guiding the team and the project through design development, permitting, construction documentation, and production.
Coordinate and maintain lasting relationships with staff, vendors, consultants, builders, and local regulatory officials
Ensure that projects are delivered within budget and on schedule
A typical day with us
Interpreting 3D schematic Design Models and converting them into Design Development Drawings
Creating, and coordinating Building Information Models for complex residential projects for permitting, fabrication, and construction, with a keen understanding of the construction process, the specifications, and applicable building codes
Creating, and organizing complete sets of Construction Documents
Reviewing BIMs, DDs, CDs, shop and panel drawings to ensure that all conform to appropriate specifications, standards and building codes
Coordinating with local regulatory officials, consultants, and builders to ensure that the clients’ needs are met in a timely and cost-effective manner
Producing, analyzing and advising on detailed specifications for suitable materials and processes
Creating and overseeing the creation of details and families to further expand the existing detail library
Researching building codes, construction techniques, materials, industry standards, and local regulations
Visiting construction sites to ensure that architectural specifications are properly followed (across Canada and the US)
Participating in a collaborative studio culture, and advancing the performance of the Design Team by challenging the status quo, and acting as a change agent for continuous improvement
Generous Profit-Sharing Program
Health coverage for you and your family through medical and vision plans
Salary that is commensurate with your experience
Potential work-from-home arrangement
Please submit your application to firstname.lastname@example.org
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