Description

Q4 is seeking a self-starting passionate and enthusiastic Intermediate Design Coordinator in a contract position to join our team. The Designer/Coordinator is responsible for coordinating day-to-day project responsibilities, including providing exterior colour schedules and associated services to clients; in the Greater Toronto Area, Ottawa, Calgary, Calgary, Edmonton and the United States.

Q4 Architects is a 50-person firm with offices in Toronto and Calgary. We are a full-service architectural practice with projects primarily in the residential and institutional sectors. Working with Q4 offers outstanding benefits and provides an engaging work environment.

Qualifications

  • Undergraduate degree in Architecture or Interior Design or three year Architectural Technology or Interior Design Technology program or equivalent
  • Qualified candidates must have a minimum of 3 years’ experience with Residential and Multi-Residential projects
  • General knowledge of the Ontario Building Code (Parts 3 and 9)
  • Strong technical background in AutoCAD, Photoshop, InDesign and knowledge of Revit
  • Excellent organizational skills with the ability to handle multiple projects
  • High proficiency of MS Office including Word and Excel
  • Good communication skills with clients and consultants

Education

Undergraduate degree in Architecture or Interior Design or three year Architectural Technology or Interior Design Technology program or equivalent

Responsibilities

  • Meeting with suppliers, updating manufacturer information and samples, recording minutes
  • Liaise with clients, consultants and contractors
  • Work on multiple projects (on tight deadlines) and prioritize and communicate clearly at all stages of project 
  • Approach all tasks with an eye for design
  • Assist project team in developing project vision and design concepts
  • Assist Design Manager in assuring that project vision is carried through all phases of design
  • Ability to perform tasks exercising discretion and independent judgment
  • Create presentation materials
  • Work with Client and Design Manager/Project Manager to manage project related deadlines
  • Maintain work schedule

The Intermediate Designer/Coordinator will work closely with the Design Manager/Project Managers to meet project goals of the studio.

Please email CV’s and work samples in PDF format only to careers@q4architects.com. Word files will not be opened. No telephone enquiries please.