Junior Architectural Designer


Our client, Hatch Ltd, is a global multidisciplinary management, engineering, and development consultancy. Their global network of 9,000 professionals combines vast engineering and business knowledge, working in partnership with clients to develop market strategies, manage and optimize production, develop new game-changing technologies, and design and deliver complex capital projects. Hatch’s experience spans over 150 countries around the world in the metals, energy, infrastructure, digital, and investment market sectors. On behalf of Hatch, Venor is searching for a Junior Architectural Designer to join their Halifax, NS office. 

What You’ll Be Doing:

As the junior architectural designer, you will be working with other designers,  technologists, CAD managers, and architects to successfully deliver the design and construction of buildings and facilities. You will produce architectural deliverables for conceptual design,  detailed design, and complete construction documentation.  

Key Responsibilities:  

  • You will illustrate conceptual, schematic, and detailed design including  massing models, diagrams, and sketches
  • You will produce graphic material for diagrams, isometrics, and sketches of building components intended for design brief reports and presentation materials  
  • You will work with the senior architectural staff to produce architectural construction drawing sets  
  • You will assist with administrative tasks like organizing sample libraries, performing CAD work for office standards, collecting and organizing reference information, and other related tasks  

What We’re Looking For:

As the ideal candidate, you have a degree/ diploma in architecture, building sciences, architectural design, or architectural technology. You have academic knowledge of space planning, building envelope design, interior design, architectural design concepts, material standards, and building codes. You have demonstrated experience with presentation materials either by hand or with design software such as Illustrator, Photoshop, and Powerpoint and have successfully produced architectural drawings and drafts using AutoCAD and MicroStation. 

As the successful candidate, you will be skilled in tridimensional modeling software such as SketchUp, 3ds Max, FormIt, Vray, and  Lumion to produce massing models, renderings, and animations. You also have experience working in BIM modeling software such as Revit, AECOsim, OpenBuildings, and ArchiCAD.

At Venor, we embrace a culture of belonging in the workplace. No matter who you are, where you’re from, how you think, what you believe in, or who you love, we welcome your application. We all come from different backgrounds and different walks of life, bringing in unique perspectives and experiences. We encourage applications from 2SLGBTQ+, Black, Indigenous, and People of Colour (BIPOC), women, newcomers to Canada, and people with disabilities. If you require any accommodation in the application and interview process, please let us know (including different materials or otherwise).

If this sounds like your next career move then please apply today or reach out to Tommy Grant via tommy@venor.ca to learn more. 

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