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    Intermediate Architect

    January 29, 2018


    JLR’s Kingston office is seeking a qualified candidate that is registered as Architect with the Ontario Association of Architects. The successful candidate will have 5 to 10 years of experience working in an architect’s office.

    Why Join Us?

    • Friendly and welcoming work environment;
    • Flexible career direction with opportunities to choose your own path;
    • Corporate philosophy that encourages growth and development;
    • Opportunities for advancement based on merit, skill, and initiative;
    • Stable, long-term employment;
    • Collaborative and team-oriented atmosphere;
    • “Open-door” policy where communication is encouraged;
    • Interesting assignments ranging in size and type;
    • Competitive salary reviewed annually;
    • Merit-and-profit bonus program;
    • Great benefits and retirement plan;
    • 100% employee-owned with share ownership opportunities;
    • Work-life balance is strongly encouraged; and
    • Extracurricular social events.

    Qualifications include:

    • Minimum 5 to 10 years of experience working in an architect’s office;
    • Proficient in Auto CAD 2014, Revit, and Microsoft Office Suite;
    • Working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite;
    • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written (English is a must, and French is advantageous);
    • Self-motivated and ambitious with the ability to work independently;
    • Organized with the ability to manage time, deliverables, budgets, and personnel;
    • Possess a full understanding of building science, construction materials, construction methods, and architectural detailing;
    • Ability to manage the production and delivery of construction documents;
    • Work and communicate effectively with clients; and
    • Ability to work within a team environment and manage a project team made up of architects, engineers, and planners.

    Duties include:

    • Carrying out visits to construction sites and reporting on observations;
    • Preparing proposals and budget estimates;
    • Working with senior staff to assist in developing and expanding the firm’s architectural practice in Kingston;
    • Undertaking business-development activities to secure assignments in Kingston; and
    • Promoting and marketing the firm to existing and prospective clients.

    Application Instructions: Please submit a CV and cover letter outlining your skills, qualifications and the specific experiences that make you an ideal candidate for the position to

    We look forward to and appreciate your submissions but regret that we will only be able to contact candidates selected for an interview.

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    J.L. Richards & Associates Limited


    Kingston, ON