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Junior Designer/Architectural Intern

THE WORK

We are seeking talented Junior Architectural Designer/s for full-time position/s. This individual will work closely with the rest of the architectural team on projects from schematic design through manufacturing documentation & prototyping. Candidates should have an accredited architecture degree and a minimum of 1 year of work experience, including internships, in architecture, construction or prefabricated building. Previous experience with construction or manufacturing documents is preferred. Hands-on experience working in the building trades or fabrication is a plus. An interest in building systems and manufacturing is essential.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Develop design concepts, document and coordinate projects from Schematic Design through manufacturing documentation
  • Preparation for design presentations (drawings, digital models, renderings)
  • Participate in design experimentation through prototyping, digital modeling, physical modeling, etc.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Experience of 1-5 years with some technical experience in construction, fabrication or construction document preparation
  • Excellent verbal, written and graphic communication skills
  • Excellent design and analytical skills
  • Ability to identify project opportunities and challenges
  • Effective time and task management skills to deliver work on project deadlines
  • Good interpersonal skills and ability to work effectively as part of a team and on multiple projects simultaneously
  • Ability to develop skill and know-how to work with minimal supervision
  • An ambitious work ethic
  • Interest in building performance & sustainable design
  • Proficiency in digital modeling, rendering tools and graphic presentation tools
  • Experience in BIM tools (e.g. Revit, Archicad or Vectorworks) or engineering/manufacturing packages (e.g. Solidworks, Catia or Pro-E)
  • Portfolios should demonstrate your level of digital modeling proficiency as well as general design ability.
    Accepted file types: jpg, jpeg, gif, png, pdf.
  • Sketch (to scale) a wall section from roof to base for a single pre-manufactured housing unit that responds to criteria you define for yourself. Write a short narrative detailing the criteria you established and how the design responds to them.
    Drop files here or
    Accepted file types: jpg, jpeg, gif, png, pdf.
  • Accepted file types: jpg, jpeg, gif, png, pdf.