We have an immediate opening for a Senior Architect with 15 + years of experience in all phases from schematic design to construction administration. The ideal candidate is a seasoned professional with exceptional creativity and superb technical knowledge. The ideal candidate will have experience designing diverse building types, with rezoning, development permit, contract document, and contract administration experience. We require strong leadership skills and an ability to lead a team in commercial office tower, complex institutional, residential and mixed-use projects. Canadian, Vancouver and surrounding area experience and LEED AP credentials are preferred. Applicants must be registered with the AIBC, or eligible to be registered in the province of British Columbia.
THE SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATE WILL:
Have experience with all phases of design including concept development, design development, working drawings and contract administration
Be proficient with Vectorworks (preferred) and AutoCAD; BIM experience is an asset
Maintain effective liaison with contractors, clients and authorities having jurisdiction
Able to manage a team to produce successful design and construction projects
Establish and maintain project criteria and communicate it to project teams
Have high initiative and be self-motivated
Have exceptional technical, communication and leadership skills, which enable you to manage projects with confidence and ease
Be comfortable managing multiple projects concurrently
Possess strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Have a proven track record of maintaining high quality standards while working to tight deadlines
Be comfortable participating in business development (if required)
Possess a Bachelor of Architecture; Master of Architecture preferred
Henriquez Partners Architects is a well established, values driven and design focused firm with a diverse portfolio of projects. Based in Vancouver, Canada, we are dedicated to making meaningful contributions to communities by creating sustainable, conceptually unique, memorable buildings of lasting quality. We embrace complex design challenges and have a strong track record of success (the vast m...ajority of our designs get built). We are staffed to excel at large, complex projects like the 1 million square foot TELUS Garden mixed-use development, but also have the agility to take on smaller projects that make an important contribution such as the recently completed, 6,000 square foot York Theatre. We value creativity, technical excellence and rigour and are proud of our high-caliber.