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DRAFT Design - Intermediate Architectural Technologist

Posted: February 03 2022
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JOB TITLE:

Intermediate Architectural Technologist 

DEPARTMENT:

DRAFT Design (Homecad Plan Designs Inc.)

REPORTS TO:

Mauro Franzoni & Stephen Safranyos

LOCATION:

Draft Design – 200 Brockport Dr, Etobicoke, On  M9W 5C9

TRAVEL REQUIREMENT:

None typically, but ability to if necessary

 

SUMMARY

 

The Intermediate Architectural Technologist is responsible for working on several building types from single family homes to mid-rise buildings from concept though production drawings. 

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

 

  • Update current project models with new standards or develop new models
  • Manage and coordinate product design
  • Update detail standards as part of ongoing product initiative  
  • Model concept designs and construction documents in Revit 
    • Develop drawing standards or details for Revit if required
    • Develop understanding of additional proprietary software 
    • Rendering of concepts for presentation 
    • General CAD assistance with several managers as required 

 

 

COMMUNICATION/INFLUENCING OTHERS (Contacts)

 

  • Communication/coordination with Draft Design team, consultants, project managers and sales department on an ongoing basis while preparing product drawings

 

CUSTOMER SERVICE

 

The services are provided for Great Gulf developments only.

 

 

 

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE (Education, Experience, Knowledge & Skills)

 

  • Excellent knowledge of Revit (i.e. building computer modeling, coordinating documents) 
  • Ability to prepare schematic and concept design packages in 3D 
  • Knowledge of wood construction systems and detailing required to create high quality design and construction documents, including 3D renderings 
  • Experience with Sketchup, V-Ray, Dynamo, Rhino, Grasshopper, 3DS Max and other related software is considered an asset 
  • Willingness to learn new CAD and rendering software  
  • Ability to work effectively independently and as part of a team 
  • Articulate, passionate and persuasive communicator with the ability to convey design technology concepts to other team members and consultants 
  • Effective interpersonal and problem-solving skills  
  • Effective time management skills 

 

SUPERVISION & BUDGET AUTHORITY

 

No management requirement, but may be required to supervise and review the work of others.

 

PHYSICAL ENVIRONMENT

 

The job entails basically working at a desk with a computer.

 

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

 

Lifting, bending and twisting is not required for the job. It is low impact. Ergonomic sitting is required.



Great Gulf is committed to providing a fair and equitable work environment and encourages applications from qualified women, men, visible minorities, aboriginal peoples and persons with disabilities. As per the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA), Great Gulf will accommodate the needs of applicants with disabilities throughout all stages of the selection process. If you need accommodation during the recruitment process, please advise Human Resources.

The Great Gulf Group (“GGG”) is committed to protecting the health and safety of our employees, our tradespeople and suppliers, and our customers and visitors. Employment with GGG is conditional upon you having received all required doses of a COVID-19 vaccine series approved by Health Canada at least 14 days prior to your start date. You must provide a copy of your Ministry of Health COVID-19 Vaccine Dose. If you have a medical reason, or any other reason pursuant to the Ontario Human Rights Code, for not being fully vaccinated now or in the future, you may submit a written request for accommodation with an explanation of the ground and/or any supporting documentation to assist in the determination of exemption from this condition.