April 14, 2020

We have an immediate opening for an Intern Technologist or Architect with Woodframe experience in our Vancouver office. To be considered for this role, you will be required to have the following.


  • •  Minimum 5 years’ relevant experience with a British Columbia Architectural firm
  • • Completion of a certified Building Technology or Architectural program in a professionally recognized institution.
    • Demonstrated expertise in building technology with wood frame for low-rise and mid-rise projects
  • • Familiarity with municipal approvals processes.
    • Knowledge of the BC Building Code Part 3, Part 9 and ASHRAE 90.1
  • • Field review and construction period services experience.
    • Experience in a variety of project types, including multi-family residential, retail, and office.
    • High level of proficiency in AutoCad, SketchUp and Photoshop (experience with Revit would be an asset).
    • Understanding of sustainable design considerations.
    • Ability to manage priorities and meet tight deadlines.
    • Ability to effectively coordinate with clients, consultants, and Municipal staff.
    • Excellent interpersonal skills and communication skills in English.This position offer a competitive salary, health benefits and continuing education opportunities. 

    We recognize our hard work with Friday afternoon socials, office-wide lunches, annual Family Day picnics, a comfortable work environments, and employee anniversary recognition, to name a few.

    We go beyond with our support of non-profit organizations and causes. We provide support annually to Drive for the Cure and the Dr. Peter AIDS Foundation. We participate in runs for a cause (ex. Scotiabank 5km) and provide sponsorship throughout the year to organizations within our industry.

    WA Architects Ltd. offers a competitive salary, health benefits and continuing education opportunities.

    Please email your resume and samples of your work in PDF format to [email protected]. Include your name and the position, “Intern, Technologist or Architect (Vancouver)”, in the subject of your email.

    To apply, send your CV and cover letter to
    [email protected]

To apply, send your CV and cover letter to
[email protected]

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