ARCHITECTURAL TECHNOLOGIST

ARCHITECTURAL TECHNOLOGIST

Maison Design+Build is seeking a motivated, design professional to lead the design and construction of high quality homes for our clients in Saskatoon and adjacent communities. This is a full-time, permanent, position based in Saskatoon.

The role of the Architectural Technologist is to perform design services within Maison Design+Build. This position spends the majority of their time creating drawings, interfacing with suppliers, detailing exteriors, creating construction details, reviewing shop drawings for conformance to the design, and leading the construction team to ensure that the specifications and drawings are followed on site. The role will also include specification writing and meetings with clients to confirm selections.

Specifically this position will:

• Provide architectural design services by detailing exterior elevations, selecting appropriate materials, and drawing assembly and construction details

• Apply for and facilitate permits and approvals

• Act as a technical resource by trouble shooting and resolving issues prior to construction in collaboration with Engineers and other professionals if required

• Detail building envelope best practices and standards

• Review electrical, mechanical and technology drawings to resolve architectural and interior design coordination and interference issues

• Provide project close out and best practice management through as built drawings and maintenance of construction standards

• Facilitate construction by issuing packages, reviewing and approving supplier shop drawings, writing specifications, producing field drawings, providing framing details

• Model and render design ideas to facilitate client understanding and approval

Support site by ordering and coordinating the delivery of building materials and providing trades with details required for construction (window ro’s, beam pocket sizes, telepost locations, etc.)

• The successful candidate will have strong leadership and design skills with 5 or more years in the construction industry along with the following:

• A diploma from a recognized school in Architectural or Interior Design Technology

• Registration with the Saskatchewan Association

• Proficiency in AutoCad, Microsoft Office suite and Adobe Design Suite

• Experience creating thorough, high quality sets of design and construction documents

• Experience in the residential industry and working knowledge of the building code, Section 9

• Solid working knowledge of building assemblies, design and construction detailing

• The ability to multitask, manage multiple priorities and meet deadlines

• Be self-motivated and diligent, with a client focused mindset

• Works independently and makes good decisions based on the information available

• Ability to thrive in a fast paced environment

• Proven attention to detail and proven ability to read and interpret drawings

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with fluency in English

• Have valid work status in Canada.

• Experience working in the context of multidisciplinary project teams.

ABOUT MAISON

Maison Design+Build is an award winning boutique builder specializing in delivering design-driven homes to the Saskatoon market.

We are a team of fun, talented people who simply love houses. Our passion is providing clients with high quality custom homes that go beyond the industry standard. We believe that good design should not be an upgrade. We believe in building houses that last. We believe in sustainability - EnergyStar certification is our base level of construction. But most importantly, we believe that you cannot separate the elements that make a home. We pay the closest attention to construction techniques, design details and energy efficiency to create homes that are both livable and beautiful.

If you share our passion for creativity and high quality homes please send a cover letter and resume to sharisse@maisondesignbuild.ca by October 22, 2017. We would like to thank all applicants for their interest, however only successful candidates will be be contacted.

Hours

Monday8:00AM - 4:30PM
Tuesday8:00AM - 4:30PM
Wednesday8:00AM - 4:30PM
Thursday8:00AM - 4:30PM
Friday8:00AM - 4:30PM
SaturdayCLOSED
SundayCLOSED

Contact Us

 

Maison Design+Build

30-214 Joseph Okemasis Drive,

Saskatoon, SK S7N 1B1

Phone: 306-242-3653

Fax: 306-955-3603
Email: build@maisondesignbuild.ca