WHY WORK FOR US?

At Iredale Architecture, we believe architecture has a key role to play in shaping our communities and in promoting sustainable practices. From our offices in Vancouver and Victoria, we offer consulting services in architecture, building envelope science, structural engineering, master planning, heritage rehabilitation, adaptive reuse, LEED and Passive House facilitation, space planning and interior design. Our wide range of projects includes civic, cultural, educational, light industrial, commercial and residential buildings. The Principals are involved in the day-to-day work of the firm, leading and mentoring our associates, technologists and other professionals.

We are committed to maintaining a supportive work environment, to encouraging professional growth and to providing ongoing educational opportunities to our staff. We have a humanistic approach to our workplace, and base our work with staff, clients, subconsultants and contractors on the concept of mutual respect. We value our staff’s personal time and expertise.

We also provide employees with a competitive salary, health benefits and continuing education opportunities.

AVAILABLE POSITIONS

Senior Technologist (Vancouver)

The Senior Technologist will have the following required skills and expertise:

  • 8-10 years’ relevant experience with a British Columbia Architectural firm;
  • Completion of a certified Building Technology or Architectural program in a professionally recognized institution;
  • Extensive experience working independently to prepare contract documents, shop drawings, field reviews, etc.;
  • Project experience specifically with mixed use and residential, mid-rise and high-rise developments;
  • Proven design skills with ability to communicate ideas quickly through hand sketches;
  • Demonstrated expertise in architectural detailing and building technology including wood frame, concrete, curtain wall and window wall construction; for low-rise, mid-rise, and high-rise projects;
  • Familiarity with municipal approvals processes;
  • Knowledge of the BC Building Code Part 3 and ASHRAE 90.1;
  • Experience in a variety of project types, including multi-family residential, commercial, educational and office;
  • High level of proficiency in Vectorworks, AutoCad and Revit
  • Understanding of sustainable design considerations;
  • Ability to manage priorities, meet tight deadlines and delegate tasks to junior staff;
  • Ability to effectively coordinate with Clients, Consultants, and Municipal Staff; and
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and communication skills in English.
  • Must be registered with AIBC, or eligible to be registered in the province of British Columbia.

Intermediate Intern Architect (Vancouver)

The Intermediate Intern Architect will have the following required skills and expertise:

  • Minimum 5 years’ relevant experience with a British Columbia Architectural firm;
  • Completion of a certified Building Technology or Architectural program in a professionally recognized institution;
  • Extensive experience working independently to prepare contract documents, shop drawings, field reviews, etc.;
  • Demonstrated expertise in building technology including wood frame, steel and concrete construction, for low-rise, mid-rise, and high-rise projects;
  • Familiarity with municipal approvals processes;
  • Knowledge of the BC Building Code Part 3 and ASHRAE 90.1;
  • Experience in a variety of project types, including multi-family residential, commercial, educational and office;
  • High level of proficiency in AutoCad, Revit, and Photoshop (with a concentration on Revit);
  • Understanding of sustainable design considerations;
  • Ability to manage priorities and meet tight deadlines;
  • Ability to effectively coordinate with Clients, Consultants, and Municipal Staff; and
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and communication skills in English.

Please email the following to careers-vancouver@iredale.ca with your name and desired position in the subject line:

  • Resume
  • Samples of your work in PDF format
  • Minimum of two professional references
  • Salary expectations