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One of Whistler’s leaders in providing energy efficient and sustainable buildings is looking for an Architect/Designer to join their collaborative team. Ideally suited for someone with experience in sustainable design, a registered professional architect with extraordinary administrative, organizational and customer service skills. This position offers a competitive wage, benefits including an employee wellness spending account and warm and friendly office environment.
About the Role:
>Full Time, year-round, Monday to Friday 8:30am to 5:00pm.
>Competitive wage dependent on education and experience.
>4 weeks paid vacation annually.
>Extended medical and dental benefits.
>Employee wellness spending account.
>Open to junior and senior level applicants but preference will be given to those with experience in sustainable design.
The Perfect Candidate:
>MA in Architecture with strong experience in sustainable design is preferred.
>Registered Professional Architect (Canadian or out of country accepted).
>Firm background in sustainable design principles, such as Passive house, Net Zero, or other high-performance building standards.
>Strong experience in residential design.
>Excellent communication, leadership, sales, and teamwork skills with a focus on professional ethics.
>A positive attitude, a creative flair, and an openness to new ideas and ability to learn from old ones.
>Strong leadership experience and abilities; able to work well with colleagues and management.
>Ability to work within the constraints of high-performance buildings, and still produce aesthetically elegant buildings the contribute positively to society.
>Open to collaboration and proposing creative ideas on how to design healthy and comfortable homes.
>Proficiency in BIM technologies.
>Proficiency in multiple software platforms an asset; ArchiCAD, Sketch Up, Bluebeam, Rendering or Energy Modelling Software.
>Background in embodied energy analysis an asset (Lifecycle, Cradle to Cradle, etc.).
>Understanding of principles of indoor air quality, and ability to identify potential health hazards.
>Experience with Renovations and Energy Retrofits a definite asset.
>Knowledge of local codes and by-laws is a bonus!
>Registration with AIBC or IDIBC is a bonus!
>Produce high end sustainable design while providing leadership to junior staff and technologist.
>Working with clients to develop the brief whilst simultaneously promoting sustainable design principles.
>Development and maintenance of client relationships for both new and existing contacts.
>Collaboration with other consultants, contractors, subtrades, suppliers and vendors to develop energy efficient building details and outcomes.
To Apply: https://www.whistler-jobs.com/job/architect/
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