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    Residential Architect or Certified Engineering Technologist

    January 09, 2018


    Are you seeking an opportunity to supercharge your career?

    Lakeside Architecture is a dynamic architecture firm that is positioned to become a leader in the design of custom homes, cottages and boathouses. The firm is a continuation of Smith Architect Inc. a firm spearheaded by Stewart Smith, previous president of the OAA, founded in Huntsville Ontario in 1963. Lakeside now is based in Toronto, with exceptional projects in Toronto and Muskoka. Lakeside Architecture has a sister company offering construction management services.

    Do you have the vision, ambition, experience and drive to commit to becoming part of a top design and production team developing unique projects on a true professional and creative level?

    Lakeside would like to hire an ambitious and detail oriented Residential Architect or CET committed to growing with the firm. Candidates with at least 10 years experience would be preferable. However, exceptional candidates with fewer years of experience but the right skills and attitude could still be considered. Candidates should be able to show not only their strong technical skills but also the ability to problem solve, work as part of a team and independently, in order to assist in the creation and development of projects from the design stage to the final construction details.

    Candidates must be proficient with the Ontario Building Code, AutoCAD, REVIT and 3d modelling applications. Candidates should have an excellent understanding of building systems, materials and detailing, have good organizational and communication skills, be self-starters and self-motivated. Construction management experience would be a valuable asset.

    Qualifications include

    • Skills and Qualifications that we value:
    • Knowledge of building detailing and systems
    • Experience in construction and building
    • Excellent drawing and drafting skills
    • Detailed knowledge of Ontario Building Code
    • Excellent organizational, communication and graphic skills
    • Competency in Revit, BIM and 3D modelling is an asset
    • B. Arch in Architecture or graduate from an accredited Technologist program
    • Understanding of the high end residential and cottage market,
    • And excellent personal character

    Duties include

    Duties and responsibilities include production of construction documents, contract administration, development of details and specifications and site meetings.





    Please forward your resume; and (provided you have a legal right to) a set of residential drawings that you worked on, as project lead or job captain.

    We thank you for your interest-- however only qualified candidates will be contacted for a further interview.

    Flexibility of work arrangements are possible and will be on a contract basis paid biweekly on an hourly basis.  Candidates must be able manage programs to work independently on high speed internet to share drawings electronically.
    Please contact our firm if you have the skills, experience and attitude to make a difference. We are an equal opportunity employer. All contact information will be kept confidential.

    Lakeside has great opportunities for ambitious individuals. This may be the right opportunity for you! Our team looks forward to hearing from you!



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    Lakeside Architecture Inc.


    Toronto, ON