RWA GROUP ARCHITECTURE LTD.  has a commitment to employment stability and provides an excellent work environment which encourages long-term employment opportunities. The average RWA employee has been with us for 11 years. We foster a high level of teamwork and have a reputation for thoughtful and carefully crafted architecture that stands the test of time. We offer competitive salaries commensurate with experience and knowledge, as well as medical benefits and support for professional development.

Our firm is expanding and we are seeking creative, experienced, capable and dedicated team players comfortable in an open, collaborative office environment. We are looking for enthusiastic candidates that are committed to design excellence and have the desire to be part of a spirited, proud and supportive workplace.

While we are always looking for the right people in all positions, we are currently seeking candidates for the following:

Positions Available

Senior/Intermediate Designer and/or technician – 8-10 years experience

 

Senior Construction Site Administrator – 10+ years experience

 

 

Qualifications and Important Skills:

  • Experience in mixed-use and residential design and construction.
  • Graduate with a Bachelor or Masters of Architecture Degree and/or a Diploma in Architectural Building Technology. Professional registration in the province of British Columbia is an asset.
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD and/or Revit.
  • Solid understanding of BC Building Code and local municipal bylaws, community design guidelines and approvals processes.
  • Site Administrators must have knowledge of the latest building envelope practices as well as relevant codes and standards such as BCBC, VBBL, ASHRAE and NFPA. Completion of the Building Envelope Education Program (BEEP) program and/or the CP program will be an asset.
  • Solid understanding of the technical considerations involved in design, documenting, coordinating and executing various building types.
  • Understanding of sustainable design considerations. LEED AP would be an asset.
  • Knowledge of Adobe Suite (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator) and capability in the creation of presentation materials will be an asset.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office including Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Ability to communicate effectively and work collaboratively in a fast-paced team environment.

 

If you aspire to our ideals, please send your credentials to Bev Holmes at bholmes@rwa.ca.  Further information on RWA at www.rwa.ca.