HFKS Architects Inc.

Careers

Employment Opportunities with HFKS Architects

HFKS ARCHITECTS is a medium-size firm with offices in Edmonton and Calgary encompassing a broad range of projects. We are a recognized presence in institutional, healthcare, medical research and sacral architecture.
 
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Calgary Opportunities:

None at present

Edmonton Opportunities:

HFKS Architects is looking for a full-time:

Architect

We are a close-knit group that works in a highly collaborative environment ensuring a robust execution of our projects. We are looking for that unique individual that will strengthen our team with the following in mind:

Work Experience and Education:

  • professional degree in architecture and registration with the AAA (or other Canadian jurisdiction with the ability to become registered in Alberta)

  • minimum 5-10 years working Canadian experience as a registered Architect in construction project active companies (or equivalent with English as a primary language country)

  • experience in public sector projects, municipal, healthcare, recreation, post-secondary education and similar

  • demonstrated practical knowledge of complex renovation projects an asset

Demonstrated Skills and Character Traits:

  • creativity

  • ability to learn, grow, and adapt to change

  • sense of humour

  • good attitude and positive thinking

  • strong listening, speaking, and writing proficiency in English

  • effective graphic representation abilities: digital and analog

  • proficiency with the following software: Microsoft Office, Adobe Creative Suite, AutoCAD, Revit, SketchUp

Responsibilities and professional engagement to execute the breadth of architectural services for a project as described in the RAIC CHOP guide including, but not limited to:

  • taking a project from start to finish from project kick-off to facility turn over with limited supervision

  • client liaison

  • project administrator and/or contract administration

  • review and approval of project progress invoicing by sub-consultants

  • collaborating with other team members in the office such as architects, intern architects, architectural technologists and contract administrators

  • project sub-consultant coordination

  • production of design materials and contract documents; models, renderings, presentations

  • providing input to preparation of technical specifications

  • familiarity with the Alberta Building Code, National Building Code, and National Energy Code of Canada for Buildings

  • site visits, including travel

  • assisting in writing proposals and promotion of the consulting services

To the Right Candidate we Offer: A career, professional and personal growth, and a full-time position with extended company benefits.

Respond in confidence with inquiries of interest only to be contacted.