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Job Details

Architectural Technologist

Employer

Visual Construction INC.

Date Posted

September 15, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $26.00 to $30.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Oct 14, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Visual Construction INC.

Languages

English

Education

  • College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 1 year to 2 years
  • or equivalent experience

Work setting

  • Various locations
  • Willing to relocate

Tasks

  • Prepare proposals
  • Analyze technical documents and reports
  • Assist in supervising construction projects
  • Prepare working drawings
  • Write specifications
  • Monitor and inspect work
  • Estimate costs and materials
  • Construct architectural and display models
  • Assist in design development
  • Computer-aided design (CAD)
  • Prepare presentation graphics and drawings
  • Prepare design concepts, sketches or models for approval

Supervision

Staff in various areas of responsibility

Computer and technology knowledge

  • ARCHICAD
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • AutoCAD
  • Autodesk REVIT
  • MS Excel
  • MS Outlook
  • MS PowerPoint
  • MS Word
  • SketchUp
  • Architectural software programs

Architectural specialization

  • Commercial and/or industrial construction
  • Interior and space planning
  • Residential construction

Transportation/travel information

  • Vehicle supplied by employer
  • Willing to travel
  • Willing to travel regularly

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Sitting
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking

Own tools/equipment

  • Internet access
  • Cellular phone

Personal suitability

  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Initiative
  • Organized

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Screening questions

  • Are you available for the advertised start date?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?
  • What is the highest level of study you have completed?

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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Architectural Technologist is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Architectural Technologists and Technicians
INNOVATIVE

Interest in analyzing building codes, by-laws, space requirements, site requirements and other technical documents and reports

METHODICAL

Interest in supervising to represent building architects on construction sites to ensure compliance with design specifications and maintenance of desired standards of materials and quality of work; may supervise construction projects and co-ordinate, monitor and inspect work done by others; may supervise draftspersons, technicians and technologists on architectural teams

OBJECTIVE

Interest in precision working to assist in the development of architectural designs and to construct architectural and display models, and 3-D virtual models of architectural designs

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 

It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective, and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes for this NOC group is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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