University of Manitoba - Architecture - Employment and Volunteer Opportunities for Students and Recent Grads
Employment and Volunteer Opportunities for Students and Recent Grads
COVER ARCHITECTURAL COLLABORATIVE INC., NELSON, BC

About Cover Architectural Collaborative

Cover Architectural Collaborative Inc. is an architecture firm of ten people located in Nelson, BC. Cover Architecture was started in 2012 by three partners including; Graeme Leadbeater, a founder of Group 2; Lukas Armstrong, a graduate of the EVDS Masters of Architecture program and Certified PassiveHouse Designer; and Rob Stacey, a UBC SALA graduate, originally from Nelson. We work across a broad range of scales and typologies, including health care, residential, commercial, institutional and industrial. Cover Architecture is a leader in the application of the Passivehouse low energy building standard, as well as the new Province of BC Energy Step-Code.

Job Opportunities
We welcome inquiries for both short-term contract and co-op style work terms, and are currently looking for a couple of students to begin in the fall. We have a large, light-filled, open office in downtown Nelson and offer flexible hours in a relaxed environment. Our interns and students are offered the opportunity to work on all aspects of a project from feasibility studies through construction drawings and field reviews.  

Interested Applicants should contact:
info@coverac.ca
 
Posted on August 16, 2018

CADLAB
Student Technician

Qualifications

Must be a student registered either in an undergraduate or graduate degree
program in the fall of 2018.

Detailed knowledge of the following software is required:
- Adobe Creative Cloud (Photoshop, Indesign, Illustrator, Acrobat)
- Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Powerpoint)

Knowledge of the following software would be an asset:
- Windows and Mac operating systems
- Boot Camp and VMWare Fusion
- Autodesk Suite (AutoCAD, 3dsMax, Revit)
- Sketchup
- Rhino

Representative Duties
Answer staff and student questions regarding the use of different software
programs, options, and configurations. Responsible for producing large format
prints and handling payments. Accepts and creates trouble reports and passes
this information on to the appropriate staff. Signs out loaner equipment and
ensures lending procedures are being followed. Assists students working with
design software, printing, scanning, and other duties as assigned. Posting
covers various computer aided design courses and associated responsibilities to
the CADLab.

Hourly Rate: $22.85 (includes 6% vacation pay)
Hours/Week: 5-17 approximately
Start Date: September 5, 2018
End Date: May 2019

Application deadline is Monday, August 27th.
Please see here for the CADLab Technician Application Form

Please e-mail a scan of completed application form, timetable, and current resume to:
Chris Leigh: chris.leigh@umanitoba.ca
Applications will only be accepted by e-mail.
 
Posted on August 13, 2018

FABLAB
Technician

This is a call for all students within the Faculty of Architecture to submit their résumé or CV for the position of fablab technician during the 2018-2019 academic year.

Representative Duties
• Operate/Assist students with the laser cutter, CNC router and 3D printers
• Answer students questions on the access and use of equipment
• Help fellow students with material and machine limitations
• Adjust and refine digital drawings to facilitate tool communication
• Upkeep a clean, calm and organized lab space

Qualifications

Successful applicants will be a registered undergraduate or graduate student in the 2018/2019 academic year. Have experience with multiple CAD programs. A general understanding of the structure behind digital drawing and an interest in furthering their knowledge in the translation between digital drawing and physical assemblies.
*Priority will be given to individuals with a minimum of two years left in their education.

Deep knowledge in:
• Rhino 3D
• AutoCAD
• Illustrator

Working knowledge in:

• CAD/CAM software
• Grasshopper

Hours and Pay
Successful applicants will receive $20.72/hr (includes 6% vacation pay). The scheduling of working hours will be structured in relation to individual students class schedule. Approximately 3-12 hours weekly.

Submission

Please submit resume/CV including; department of study, year within program, experience with digital fabrication software and future interests, no later than August 17th @ 4pm to:
fablab@umanitoba.ca
Attention: Jason Hare
**Questions can be sent to the e-mail above

Start Date: September 4th, 2018
End Date: April 12th, 2019

Posted on July 31, 2018

NEJMARK ARCHITECT
Retail Hospitality Design

Architectural Graduates & Interior Designers


We are an established architectural firm and affiliated interior design group
offering excellent experience and learning opportunities on a wide range of project types.

Contact
Please submit resume in confidence to:
Nejmark Architect/ Retail Hospitality Design
2-54 Adelaide Street, Winnipeg, MB R3A 0V7
(t) 204.947.3775  (e) josef@nejmark.mb.ca
 
Posted on July 23, 2018

EXPERIENCE BUILDING AN EARTHSHIP - VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY

If you are interested in learning how to build and design a fully sustainable house, this is a great opportunity to volunteer.

Experience building an earthship, an autonomous building which is fully self sufficient. It collects the heat energy from the sun and saves it in the mass of earth rammed tire walls and the house surrounding earth beam. It collects the rain water from the roof into cisterns, then filters and pumps it into the water supply system of the house. The grey water goes into the greenhouse planter and can be used for the toilet flush as well.

Experience Gained
      • Volunteers can experience helping build a new form of foundation, the earth rammed
         tire walls.
      • Experience reading a custom designed earthship building plan and build according to it
        with the help of an earthship expert.
      • Explore and learn hands on features of a special design like the earthship.
      • Learn building and designing with recycled materials, like tires, can walls and bottle
        brick walls.
      • You have the possibility to experience building an earthship foundation this fall 2018
      • Earthship building specialist Scottie Davidson will lead you through the foundation
        construction of the earthship this season.

This Work Consists of
Pounding tires with earth for the tire wall, installing thermal wrap, earth work, cement form building, roof construction.
You are welcome to also volunteer in 2019 to learn can walls, bottle brick walls and the special earthship systems, water, filtration, solar, as well as the  round roof and house integrated green house construction.

Time Frame
We welcome volunteers preferably a week up to a month or longer between August 13th until the end of October 2018. In 2019 volunteers will be needed from April until October.
Weekend volunteers are welcome anytime.

Compensation
You receive 3 meals per day and free accommodation, camping style, RV for the fall season.

Further Details
Visit for more details about earthships: https://www.earthshipglobal.com/design-principles/
Click here for images of the Earthship.

Contact
Please email to vida-monika@outlook.com

Posted on July 20, 2018

FACTION ARCHITECTURE INC., KELOWNA BC.
Graduate Intern Architect

The Intern Architect/Designer creates plans for new structures and redesigns existing structures through a combination of advanced technical skills and creativity. Supporting the Project Architect he/she is involved with new building designs, additions and renovations from the earliest stages of a project through to completion.

QUALIFICATIONS
Education & Experience
      • Preferred: Post-secondary degree in Architecture recognized by the CACB.
      •  Alternatively: Post-secondary education in Architectural, Building, or Engineering Technology
      • Minimum: 1-3 years of experience working under the supervision of an Architect
      •  Or; an equivalent combination of education and experience.

The following would be considered assets:

      • Intern Architect AIBC, Architectural Technologist AIBC, or ability to quickly register as an
        Intern Architect or an Associate with the AIBC

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:
      • Assist in the streamlining of the architectural design process from conceptual design
        through overall completion of projects;
      • Conduct research on sites, such as zoning laws and rules that apply for projects;
      • Develop presentation graphics used to communicate concepts to the client or for
         agency approval; including three-dimensional renderings; Space planning,
         programming and site planning;
      • Create three-dimensional building information modeling and two-dimensional
         construction documentation;
      • Assist with organizing and maintaining project files;
      • Perform redline changes and revisions;
      • Assist in developing project specifications from master specifications;
      • Assist with general project management tasks
     • Assist with contract administration responsibilities;
      • Participate in the review of product or shop drawing submittals during the
        construction phase;
      • Scan, copy, print, and transmit drawings;
      • Update job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading
         professional publications;
      • Other duties, as assigned.

Job competencies (Knowledge, skills and abilities):
      • Ability to work independently, with little to no supervision
      • Strong knowledge of codes and good planning/scheduling skills
      • Proficiency in the latest digital software, specifically Revit, Google
        Sketch-Up and AutoCAD 
      • Revit project experience including internal and external collaboration
      • Strong portfolio to prove artistic and drawing skills
      • Strong imagination and the ability to think and create in three dimensions
      • High levels of creativity, imagination and vision
      • Visual awareness and an eye for detail • Hand drawing • Model making
      • MS Office (Word, Excel, Power Point, Outlook) and basic Internet skills
      • Able to use basic office & telephone equipment (Fax/Photo-copier/Scanner/Printer)

Intern Architect/Designers should demonstrate core competence in:
     • Behave Ethically: Understand ethical behaviour and business practices and ensure own
       behaviour and the behaviour of others are consistent with these standards and align
       with the values of the organization;
     • Build Relationships: Establish and maintain positive working relationships with others
        both internally and externally to achieve the goals of the organization;
      • Communicate Effectively: Speak, listen and write in a clear, thorough and timely manner
         using appropriate and effective communication tools and techniques;
      • Focus on Client Needs: Anticipate, understand, and respond to the needs of internal
        and external clients to meet or exceed their expectations within the
        organizational parameters;
      • Foster Teamwork: Work cooperatively and effectively with others to set goals, resolve
         problems, and make decisions that enhance organizational effectiveness;
      • Make Decisions: Assess situations to determine the importance, urgency and risks,
         and make clear decisions which are timely and in the best interests of the organization;
      • Organize: Set priorities, develop a work schedule, monitor progress towards goals, and
         track details/data/information/activities;
      • Plan: Determine strategies to move the organization forward, set goals, create and
         implement actions plans, and evaluate the process and results;
      • Solve Problems: Assess problem situations to identify causes, gather and process
         relevant information, generate possible solutions, and make recommendations
         and/or resolve the problem.

Interacts with:
Project & Design Managers, Project Architect, Project Administrator, other Architects & Designers, Clients, Design Consultants, and Construction team.

Working Conditions:
      • Faction Projects Inc. is a vertically integrated, multi-disciplinary real estate development
        company with design and construction subsidiaries;
      • Intern Architect/Designers usually work a standard work week; but, may be required to
        work some evenings and weekends to meet project milestones;
      • Intern Architect/Designers work in an office environment; but for the purpose of the
         project, may sometimes be taken to non-standard workplaces;
      • Intern Architect/Designers may be exposed to construction equipment, on-coming traffic,
         inclement weather (heat, cold, rain etc.) and must wear basic safety equipment when
         on the job site.

Interested candidates should contact:
Jessica Driediger at jdriediger@factionprojects.com.

Posted on July 17, 2018

ATLRG ARCHITECTURE INC.
Architectural Intern

About AtLRG Architecture Inc.
AtLRG Architecture Inc is growing design office located in Winnipeg Manitoba, with a focus on private development work in multi-family and commercial development. AtLRG brings a rational, minimalist approach to their design process, rooted in a desire to achieve more with less, and viewing constraints as grounds for innovation that will create opportunities for boldness and excitement.

Responsibilities
Candidate will be actively participate in the architectural design process on a variety scales of projects, from schematic design through to construction documents and contract administration. The candidate would work closely with project-lead, developing conceptual designs, presentation material, through to working drawings. Intern would also assist in costing, code and zoning analysis, coordination and communication, as well as communication with consultants, authorities and clients.

Qualifications
• Architecture graduate with a minimum 2 years of professional experience.
• Proficiency with Vectorworks, Sketchup, Adobe CS, Rhino, Pages & Numbers.
• Working knowledge of building code is a must.
• Experience with physical model making is beneficial.
• High level of written communication skills and or experience in proposal writing would
  be an asset.
• Hand-sketching and verbal/written presentation skills.
• Experience in the production of construction documents.
• Strong communication and collaboration skills.
• Self-motivated and resourceful.
• Strong organizational skills, ability to work independently, and problem solving skills.

Contact
To apply, submit PDF curriculum vitae and portfolio to -
AtLRG Architecture Inc
info@atlrg.ca
82 George Ave
Winnipeg MB R3B 0K1

Posted on July 16, 2018

GENUWINE CELLARS
Design Tech

Genuwine Cellars is the World Leader in Custom Wine Cellars. We are a design, build, install firm specializing in wine cellars for nearly 25 years for clients around the world. With a plan to drive unprecedented growth in the next three years, Genuwine is seeking exceptional and promising designers/architectural technicians that will embody our world class ethos.
 
As a designer/technician, you will be responsible for supporting the design, development, quoting, presentation, project management and execution of our boundary-pushing wine cellars. A working knowledge of, and experience with, Sketch Up and InDesign are required.
 
Candidates can apply by submitting a resume and a short portfolio of work to Brooklyn@GenuwineCellars.com

Posted on June 25, 2018

ECOLOGY NORTH, YELLOWKNIFE NT.
Fall Internship

Are you interested in local bioeconomies, carbon sequestration and green buildings?
Do you think outside-the-box and enjoy working hard, but also unwinding in the great outdoors?
Ecology North, an environmental not-for-profit based in Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, has three internship opportunities this fall.

Find out more information here: http://northerncentreforsustainability.ca/careers/

Closing Date July 29, 2018

Posted on June 25, 2018

HOK, OTTAWA ON.

Project Manager, Landscape Architecture

Job Description

    Leadership

  •  Provides onsite interface and supportive representation for the successful delivery Landscape Architectural services.
  • Assists senior management in developing and validating: scheduling, scope of services & tracking budgets. Assists in preparing and coordinating project presentations. Disseminates information pertinent to HOK staff, client and
    project team.
  • Responsible for attending, participating in and/or leading stakeholder sessions, meetings with client and other governing agencies.
  • Responsible for initiating project meetings, meeting agendas, notifications and meeting minutes. Responsible for maintaining design intent as approved
    by the Client.
  • Responsible for managing assigned projects such as: work plans; including identification of project team members, budget, consultants, schedule for completion, fees and costs as well as project change notices or other related actions
    affecting the project.
  • Assists senior management in the preparation and execution of consultant contracts.
  • Solves complex project issues by providing team support and assists in solutions to technical problems.
  • Ensures HOK and Project Standards are adhered to throughout the life of the Project.
  • Incorporates Integrated Sustainable Design solutions into projects.
  • Fosters a commitment to external and internal client service.


    Management

  • Reviews deliverables for adherence to Client protocol and ensures project documentation, deliverables and contracts are in compliance with the
    project protocol.
  • Plans, organizes and manages project team and reports with assigned Project Manager for HOK Canada Planning to ensure consistency in project expectations.
  • Communicates with consultants, contractors, sub-consultants and other disciplines to ensure project details are carried out including technical issues and project information at all levels of contract administration while monitoring activities during the construction phase.
  • Develops and maintains positive relationships with consultants, contractors and jurisdictional/approval agencies.


    Client Interface

  • Responsible for maintaining client relationships throughout project. Keeps client apprised of project progress on regular basis. Initiates and maintains contact with other key project individuals for clarification, coordination and negotiation of
    critical issues.
  • Represents client in obtaining bids and awarding construction contracts.
  • Participates in Client and Key Stakeholder presentations.


    Business Development

  •  Participates in developing annual business plan for the business unit with
     Regional Leader.
  •  Identifies new additional services when potential scope arises.

    Staff Development

  • Provides leadership including professional development coaching and
    mentoring staff.
  • Defines staff requirements for projects as needed or directed. Makes recommendations to senior management for staff promotions/terminations and may participate in recruiting process.


Other

• Travel may be required.
• Overtime may be required.
• Position is in Ottawa and candidate will be expected to interface with other HOK Canada offices and potentially international team members.
• The job duties and requirements that this document describes may be altered or supplemented at any time at the sole discretion of HOK.

Required Skills
• Strong knowledge of design, trends, construction methodology, material application, and manufacturer-supplier appropriateness.
• Thorough understanding of project work plans, schedules, staffing, and budgets.
•  Advanced knowledge of sustainability, integrated design and LEED guidelines.  
• Ability to manage multiple projects of a complex scope.
• Proficiency in AutoCAD is necessary and working knowledge of Revit is a strong asset.
• Proficiency in MS Office, including Word, Excel and Outlook.
• Working proficiency in Photoshop, Illustrator, Sketch up, and InDesign graphic software is preferred.
• Highly developed communication skills, both verbally and in writing. Basic hand sketching abilities that communicate quick ideas and building techniques is heavily preferred.
• Ability to work within and foster a team environment is essential.
• Ability to effectively meet deadlines is essential.

Required Experience

• Bachelor’s degree and/or Master’s degree in Landscape Architecture.
• 7 plus years’ of well-rounded experience.
• Registration with current license (LARE or equivalent).
• If from another region, license must be transferable to the OALA for recognition.
• LEED AP Accreditation is preferred.

Posted on June 11, 2018

HOK, TORONTO ON.
Sr Landscape Architect

Job Description

• Designs and coordinates landscape architecture projects.
• Designs, develops, modifies and reviews drawings for landscape architecture projects.
• Demonstrates creative thinking abilities and contributes to Firmwide design excellence and problem solving.
• Demonstrates reliable understanding of the relationship between design and constructability.
• Incorporates Integrated Sustainable Design solutions into projects.
• Continually contributes to the upgrade of the design process, working collaboratively with lead designers.
• Demonstrates effective conflict resolution techniques with clients and project team members.
• Assures HOK document standards are met and archives documents appropriately.
• Assist in preparation of proposals; participates in interviews and public presentations.
• Displays proven understanding of business planning process.
• Participates in intra company agreements, contracts and deliverables and assures HOK standards for project management are met.
• Actively promotes collaborative and innovative culture.
• Proactively engages staff and provides opportunities for development.
• Fosters a commitment to external and internal client service.

Other
• Travel may be required
• Overtime may be required
• The job duties and requirements that this document describes may be altered or supplemented at any time at the sole discretion of HOK.

Required Skills
• Proficiency in AutoCAD
• Proficiency in MS Office, including Word, Excel and Outlook.
• Proficiency in Photoshop, Illustrator, Sketchup, GIS, Ecotect, and InDesign graphic software preferred.
• Proficiency in BIM, Revit preferred.
• Proficiency in NewForma preferred.
• Ability to communicate both verbally and in writing.
• Ability to work in team environment.
• Ability to effectively meet deadlines.

Required Experience

• Bachelor’s degree in landscape architecture and at least 6-10 years' experience; or equivalent in appropriate education and experience required. Master’s degree in landscape architecture or urban design may also be required.
• Membership with OALA and registration with current license preferred.
• LEED credential required within 12 months of employment

Position Type
Full-Time/Regular

Posted on June 11, 2018

HOK, OTTAWA ON.
Landscape Architect

Job Description
• Develops and manages Landscape Architecture and related projects.
• Develops, modifies and reviews drawings for Landscape Architecture projects.
• Demonstrates creative thinking abilities within the parameters of project guidelines and contributes to Firm-wide design excellence and problem solving.
• Demonstrates from experience an understanding of constructability.
• Incorporates Integrated Sustainable Design solutions into projects.
• Participates in managing client relationship.
• Assures HOK document standards are met and archives documents appropriately.
• Assists in preparation of presentations and project related presentations.
• May be called upon to conduct team meetings with client and consultant representation.
• Understands intra-company agreements, contracts and deliverables and assures HOK standards for project management are met.
• Engages with: Leadership, Consultants, Inter-Company teams, Client Groups, Stakeholders, Suppliers and other project related personal.
• Mentors and directs the work of junior staff.
• Actively promotes collaborative and innovative project delivery.
• Proactively engages staff and provides opportunities for their professional development.

Other
• Travel may be required.
• Overtime may be required.
• Position is in Ottawa and will be expected to interface with other HOK offices in Canada and abroad.
• The job duties and requirements that this document describes may be altered or supplemented at any time at the sole discretion of HOK.

Required Skills
• Ability to communicate both verbally, graphically and in writing.
• Proficiency in AutoCAD (Proficiency in BIM and Revit preferred).
• Proficiency in MS Office, including Word, Excel and Outlook.
• Proficiency in Photoshop, Illustrator, Sketch up and InDesign (graphic report software) preferred.
• Proficient knowledge of native and domesticated plant species.
• Proficient comprehension of associated built infrastructure associated with area development.
• Ability to work in team environment and effectively meet deadlines.

Required Experience

• Bachelor’s degree and/or Master’s degree in Landscape Architecture.
• 4-8 years’ well-rounded experience.
• Registration with current license required.
• LEED AP Accreditation is preferred.
• Experience in historical contexts with contemporary interventions or interpretation is an asset.

Position Type
Full-Time/Regular

Posted on June 11, 2018

HOK, TORONTO ON.
Landscape Design Professional

Job Description

• Works on a full range of assignments in supporting the delivery of all project phases and construction administration
• Works to gain experience in comprehensive preparation of master plan reports, construction documentation and the construction process.
• Develops solutions to technical and design problems following established standards.
• Incorporates Integrated Sustainable Design solutions into projects.
• Displays ability to grasp design concepts and express graphically.
• Builds models for client/project team review.
• Compiles data and performs elementary design computations.
• Performs benchmarking research on programming, comparable projects and images.
• Assures HOK document standards are met and archives documents appropriately.
• May assist team in construction administration document management.
• Displays beginning level understanding of HOK design process, marketing process and supports interview and proposal preparation.
• Displays beginning level understanding of Agreements to work within budget, schedule, work plan and client constraints.
• Actively promotes collaborative and innovative culture.
• Fosters a commitment to external and internal client service.

Other

• Travel may be required.
• Overtime may be required.
• The job duties and requirements that this document describes may be altered or supplemented at any time at the sole discretion of HOK.

Required Skills
• Proficiency in AutoCAD
• Proficiency in MS Office, including Word, Excel and Outlook.
• Proficiency in Photoshop, Illustrator, Sketchup, GIS, Ecotect, and InDesign graphic software preferred.
• Proficiency in BIM, Revit preferred.
• Proficiency in NewForma preferred.
• Basic knowledge of sustainability, integrated design and LEED guidelines.
• Ability to communicate both verbally and in writing.
• Ability to work in team environment.
• Ability to effectively meet deadlines.

Required Experience
• Bachelor’s degree in landscape architecture or architecture plus 1 to 3 years’ experience; or equivalent in appropriate education and experience required. Master’s degree in landscape architecture or urban design may also be required.
• LEED credential required within 12 months of employment.

Position Type
Full-Time/Regular

Posted on June 11, 2018

BLUE MOON FURNITURE
Design Focused Sales Position

• Comunicate knowledge of products and design to clients
• Enthusiastic about sales and products
• ability to work with clients to create floor plans, colour palettes and put together complementary groups of furniture and decor
• ability to listen to client requirements and find suitable products

Communication
• communicate in person, on the phone, by email and social media platforms

Showroom Maintenance
• maintain a clean showroom
• design, plan and execute displays
• move furniture

Product Maintenance

• clean products

Computer skills
• general computer skills required
• write invoices, estimates and sales receipts
• create digital floor plans
• ability to create digital images of products a bonus
• correspond by email with clients
• create marketing emails a bonus

Communication skills
• sociable person able to deal with many different people.
• Perfect communication skills

Physical requirements
• able to lift and move a minimum of 50lbs
• able to climb ladders and stairs
• able to negotiate areas under construction
 

Interested candidates should contact Sylvia Bock at sylvia@bluemoonfurniture.ca.

Posted on June 4, 2018


DESIGN POOLE, INC., WINTER PARK FL

Design Assistant

Design Poole Inc. is based in Winter Park, Florida and has produced exceptional design for the hospitality industry since 2000. The design team offers a vast background of experience and talent to the international hospitality industry. Innovation and unique guest experiences drives the creative process while exceeding the clients expectations and meeting business objectives grounds the practice. We maintain a dynamic work environment to inspire great work.

Job Summary
Design Assistant will work closely with Project Managers and other team members to successfully complete projects consisting of Interior Design and in some cases Purchasing or Architecture.

Responsibilities
•    Maintain the Design Library by filing material daily and managing the vendors as they add new material.
•    Circulate any new material to the Designers for review before filing away.
•    Make design selections for projects as directed by Designers.
•    AutoCAD and manual drafting efforts.
•    Fabrication of material boards.
•    Maintain accurate time records of all project related assignments.
•    Perform indirect tasks as directed.
•    Production of FF&A Specifications and Budget.
•    Ask questions.
•    Take notes when receiving assignments.

Qualifications
•    Collaborative with positive attitude.
•    Strong communication and presentation skills.
•    Flexible related to schedule and problem solving.
•    Architecture or Interior Design degree, accredited 4 year program.
•    Required Experience in AutoCAD, Adobe Photoshop & Creative Suite, MS Office, Gmail
•    Preferred Experience in Illustrator, In Design, Freehand, Sketch-Up

Interested candidates should contact Jorden Adams at Jorden@designpoole.net.

Posted on June 4, 2018


24-7 INTOUCH

Project Design Coordinator

We are changing the way people think about customer service, and we need your help!

Are you someone who likes to make things happen? We are seeking a Project Design Coordinator to be the ultimate organizer, supporting and managing initiatives with corporate expansion, new client onboarding and campus renovations. We’re looking for a multitasking mindset and a passion to meet the needs of our clients.

As Project Design Coordinator, You Will…
•   Work with clients to develop floor plans with color palettes, furniture and decor
•   Present client-specific concept drawings and design ideas, defining clear project scopes and objectives
•   Manage feasibility, cost benefits and quality assurance
•   Prepare and manage status reporting
•   Communicate with both internal and external team members in-person, on the phone and via email
•   Perform other project administrative duties as required

As a Project Design Coordinator, You Have...
•   A post-secondary degree or diploma (BONUS if you have a Bachelor’s degree in Business, Architecture, and/or Interior Design)
•  A major in Finance, Marketing and/or Project Management is preferred
•   Experience in vendor selection (BONUS if you have 3+ experience in the BPO space, construction industry or in a project management role)
•   Strong design and graphic communication skills with working knowledge of Photoshop, Adobe, Illustrator, InDesign & AutoCad
•   Proficiency in the Microsoft Office Suite, specifically Excel
•   Excellent project management skills, handling multiple concurrent projects
•   The ability to work effectively with multiple teams
•   A commitment to outstanding customer service
•  A self-motivated, creative and efficient personality
•   Strong leadership skills, with the ability to perform responsibilities with a high level of integrity and tact

Interested candidates should contact Jillian Robertson at jillian.robertson@24-7intouch.com

Posted on June 4, 2018

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