Description

Q4 is seeking a self-starting passionate and enthusiastic Job Captain to join our Toronto office. The successful candidate will have relevant experience with an architectural practice, with a strong emphasis in the design of low & mid-rise design for residential and mixed use work.

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

  • Qualified candidates must have a minimum of 5 years’ experience with Residential and Multi-Residential projects.

  • A minimum of 5 completed wood frame multi-family residential projects (townhouses, stacked towns, back to backs, etc.) of working drawing and detailing experience. 

  • Experience in on-site reviews and construction administration
  • Proficient with Ontario Building Code (Parts 3 and 9, with emphasis on part 9)
  • Strong technical background in AutoCAD and working knowledge of Revit;
  • Shop Drawing review skills;
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent organizational skills with the ability to handle multiple projects;
  • High proficiency of MS Office including Word and Excel
  • Good communication skills with clients, consultants and officials
  • Responsible for working drawings with minimum supervision

Education

College Diploma in Architectural Technology (minimum 3 year) and/or Bachelor of Architecture

Responsibilities

  • Align work effort and resources with contract and compensation commitments and proactively address changes, including additional services as required.

  • Supervise the production of a number of projects simultaneously.
  • Align team process and deliverables with the delivery method.
  • Preparation and coordination of working drawings, details and specifications;
  • Management and coordination of projects and Contract Administration.
  • Liaise with clients, consultants and contractors;
  • Work on multiple projects (on tight deadlines) and prioritize and communicate clearly at all stages of project.

The Job Captain will work closely with the 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.