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Job Description

Technical Design Manager (Architectural)

Role Overview

We are seeking a Technical Design Manager to help manage growth in our busy Hamilton office. The successful candidate will provide guidance and technical expertise to our drafting team in the execution of fully detailed and accurate construction plans. You will work in collaboration with our subcontractors to ensure structural and mechanical compliance and consistency. The ideal candidate will have an eye for detail and passion for modern architecture. This role will work closely with the Director of Operations and report directly to the CEO.


  • Facilitate the preparation of accurate and technically proficient residential construction plans
  • Review construction plans for structure and OBC compliance prior to permit submission
  • Accountable for overseeing permit deficiencies alongside our Permit Technician
  • Manage construction plan revisions with drafting team
  • Assist with applications for planning approvals and building permits
  • Perform construction site walk-throughs 1-2 days/week
  • Main point of contact for builders during construction of projects
  • Qualifications
  • 7+ years of experience in residential construction/design/drafting
  • Extensive knowledge of the OBC (Part 9)
  • Diploma in Architectural Technology is considered an asset
  • BCIN qualification is considered an asset
  • Understanding of current building systems and materials
  • Experience working with zoning by-laws of various GTA jurisdictions
  • Comprehensive knowledge of architectural standards and building sciences, construction methodologies and materials application
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills with internal design team, clients, subcontractors, external consultants and municipal staff
  • Capacity to manage multiple projects with the flexibility to adapt to shifting priorities
  • Ability to effectively provide and receive feedback in a positive manner
  • Driver’s license and access to personal vehicle
  • What We Offer
  • Competitive compensation
  • Quarterly bonus structure for qualified employees
  • Extended healthcare benefits
  • Working Conditions
  • Monday - Friday 7:30-4:30 with possible paid overtime
  • Large office allows for social distancing while continuing to enjoy a team dynamic
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