+60d ago

Architect (with Development Management potential)


Base pay $90k - $100k
Permanent Standard business hours
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Full job description

Your new company
My client is a boutique sized firm based in Thomastown. They have a strong focus on company culture and rewarding hard work, this philosophy has resulted in a very low staff turnover rate. The position has excellent potential for supported career development. One thing for sure is that you’ll learn a lot from the Directors and Architects directly. You’ll get the construction experience you will need for you to progress to become a Development Manager if you so wish.

This is an exciting opportunity and great timing to join this very well-established firm as they have won a couple of very rewarding projects. You will be working on Mixed-used, Commercial, Hotel and Residential projects of various size and scale.

Your new role
We are seeking an experienced Architect. You will be working directly with a Director and Senior Architect.

Essential Requirements:

  • Ability to work autonomously with minimal supervision
  • Sound understanding of local codes and statutory requirements
  • Ability to provide project team leadership on all stages of a project – feasibility studies, conceptual design, design development, construction documentation, contract administration, consultant coordination and client liaison
  • Excellent time management skills – ability to work to deadlines, prioritise and multi-task
  • Relationship building skills to work effectively with Director, Associates, clients, sub-consultants, authorities and colleagues
  • Excellent communication skills including advanced level of English, both written and oral
  • Advanced Microsoft Office skills, including Outlook, Excel, Project and Word
  • 5 years+ post graduate experience in Australia
  • Valid Driver’s Licence
  • You must have experience in at least some of these project types:

- Mixed-use + Residential
- Commercial
- Industrial

Preferred Requirements:

  • ARBV Registration desirable, but not essential.

What you'll get in return

  • Open Door policy with direct access to Directors
  • Healthy pipeline of consistent new projects from word of mouth and repeat business
  • Truly flexible working arrangements including WFH and flexible start and finish times
  • Flexible Job Description negotiated with Directors to both stretch and play to your strengths
  • Project diversity and fulfilment to design and deliver projects in unexplored sectors
  • High employee retention
  • Attractive salary package

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, kindly forward an up-to-date copy of your CV and Portfolio to shermaine.chia@hays.com.au, or call now on 0403 252 661.

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Job details
Date posted
5 Apr 2022
Design & Architecture
Base pay
$90k - $100k
Work type
Job mode
Standard business hours
Work Authorisation
Australian citizen / Permanent resident

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