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    Intermediate/Senior Architects

    February 05, 2018


    Civitas is a dynamic consulting firm providing architecture, landscape architecture, interior design, and leadership in sustainable design to diverse clients on a wide range of projects. Civitas believes that the close collaboration between professions enhances the team’s ability to create high-quality, innovative integrated design solutions for its clients. Our fundamental principles of practice are:

    • To make a conscious contribution to the communities through the conservation and creation of enduring architecture and landscapes,
    • To be environmentally responsible;
    • To provide innovative and technologically advanced design solutions;
    • To establish respectful, supportive, and collaborative working relationship with all stakeholders;
    • To achieve project fiscal responsibility;
    • To employ a distinct and responsible blending of design and constructability.

    Civitas Architecture Incorporated is currently seeking a Licensed Architect with at least seven to ten years of Project Architect consulting experience. The applicant must have strong creative and technical abilities and be a confident decision-maker. The position is full-time, permanent; opportunities for quick advancement with the right person and direction towards Associate/Partner.

    Qualifications include:

    • Licensed Architect with the Ontario Association of Architects.
    • Possessing a minimum of seven (7) year related experience in a registered architecture firm, with preference on Project Architect responsibilities.
    • Ontario Association of Architects (OAA) Registered Member required.
    • Ordre des Architectes du Quebec (OAQ) Registered Member an asset.
    • LEED AP Green Building Council of Canada (CaGBC) an asset.
    • Completion of Bachelor or Master’s degree level in Architecture or related discipline. Canadian qualifications preferred.
    • Completion of three-year Technical College Diploma in Architectural Technology or related discipline is an asset. 

    Duties include:

    • Receives design direction from architects and Principal(s).
    • Coordinates, liaisons and assists the firm’s staff and team members on project-related duties.
    • Problem-solves the development of architectural layouts, details and other items for well-integrated architectural design solutions.
    • Responsible for preparing a wide range of architectural design and construction documents, in conjunction with the project team members and Principal(s).
    • Enter and retrieve data from electronic format including word processing applications (MS Word), spreadsheet software (MS Excel), electronic documentation (Adobe Acrobat) and email/communications (MS Outlook).
    • Able to provide excellent organizational, prioritizing and time management skills.
    • Locate, extract and absorb sources of information.



    Civitas Architecture Inc.


    Ottawa, ON