Architectural Technologist Job Description

Architectural Technologist Job Description

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Architectural technologist provides design, calculations, and technical support for the layout and specification of HVAC and plumbing systems for building projects.

Architectural Technologist Duties & Responsibilities

To write an effective architectural technologist job description, begin by listing detailed duties, responsibilities and expectations. We have included architectural technologist job description templates that you can modify and use.

Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Prepare sketches, design drawings, contract drawings, diagrams, and work within AutoCAD and Micro Station softwares
AutoCAD drawing and detailing through the construction work stages (concept – detailed design)
Assist in research of materials and building systems
May participate in design critiques and pin-ups to evaluate constructability of design concepts
Evaluates and selects building systems and materials
Coordinate activities/responsibilities with assigned team
Prepare accurate technical documents
Work with consultants, specification writers, and regulatory agencies to meet overall project objectives
Participate in the construction administration of project assignment, with focus on design intent and quality control
Collaborate with design team, clients, consultants, contractors, fabricators, regulatory agencies and other vendors to meet overall project objectives

Architectural Technologist Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Education for Architectural Technologist

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the architectural technologist job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Bachelor's and Master's Degree in Architectural Technology, Architecture, Technical, Associates, Education, Design, Technology, Graduate, Construction, Drafting

Skills for Architectural Technologist

Desired skills for architectural technologist include:

Building construction systems
Industry associated standards
Building systems and construction detailing
Ontario and National Building Codes
Industry standards
Adobe and the MS suite of programmes
Architectural design documentation

Desired experience for architectural technologist includes:

Good working knowledge of sustainable building design and concepts
Some experience with contract language and liability
Technical or Associates degree in related field
Manage project activities with respect to established project timelines and schedules
Taking ownership of individual schemes and taking them through from concept to completion, demonstrating a strong team work skills
Communicating schemes in a mixed portfolio of media from 2D CAD to the latest use of Revit

Architectural Technologist Examples


Architectural Technologist Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is looking to fill the role of architectural technologist. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for architectural technologist
  • Drawing co-ordination with civil, architectural, structural, mechanical and electrical disciplines
  • Ensuring designs conforms with all applicable agencies requirements and client standards
  • Working drawings
  • Work as part of teams on design projects, developing and coordinating construction documentation
  • Architectural design, detailing and documentation on projects in collaboration with other team members
  • Prepare complete production drawings, specifications and long lead forms for all projects assigned during the production stage
  • Provide technical assistance to the Production Team, Quality Assurance, Purchasing, Estimating and Contract Administration for assigned projects
  • Coordinate and lead efforts with other members of the design team for larger projects as assigned by the Design Manager
  • Produce drawing documents with speed and accuracy to meet tight deadlines
  • Design buildings to comply with applicable codes and standards
Qualifications for architectural technologist
  • Must possess a positive, energetic and helpful attitude
  • Must be fluent in English and have excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Desire to progress towards A.Sc.T
  • Ambitious, energetic and hard-working
  • Previous experience in an architect’s office or in an architectural technology practice
  • You will also have knowledge and an understanding of BIM

Architectural Technologist Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is hiring for an architectural technologist. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for architectural technologist
  • Develop visualizations by using specialized computer software (Ex
  • Preparation of 3D models, 2D drawings, contract drawings, file management, record keeping and limited statistical work, based on design direction provided by the Senior Architectural Designer
  • Maintaining Architectural CAD standards using 2D and 3D CAD software based on project requirements
  • Prepare and develop project specific and typical design details with limited direction
  • Assist the Senior Architectural Designer with the delivery of project requirements as they relate to scope, CAD drawing and drawing package submission deliverables, detail development
  • Assist and join the Senior Architectural Designer in attending project meetings as required
  • Independently coordinate with other technologists on the project team to develop the CAD drawings and layout design on assigned projects
  • CAD file checking for project CAD standards compliance prior to release
  • Construction support services upon project demands and scope
  • Consultant coordination
Qualifications for architectural technologist
  • Master’s Degree in Architecture (Intermediate Architect) or a Diploma in Architectural
  • Healthcare planning experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in Architecture or other related field required
  • Due to the nature of the projects you will be involved in, you must be able to obtain UK baseline security clearance
  • You will have a minimum of 5 years practical experience
  • Available to join the team on a permanent staff basis

Architectural Technologist Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is hiring for an architectural technologist. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for architectural technologist
  • Advocates and inspires creativity, critical thought and technical excellence both internally and externally
  • Support Business Development activities, including interviews, conference attendance, communicating to building industry leaders
  • May assist in identification, recruiting, and interviewing of technologist staff at all levels
  • Fosters collaboration between offices while promoting and providing design vision as it relates to building technology and systems
  • Evaluates the quality of technical design and activities and assure a high level of technological quality throughout the firm
  • Assists in production of design award submissions
  • Engages staff in dialog on technology and building systems to ensure process is followed and influences usage of technological tools
  • Acts as a vehicle for the delivery of firm’s message on building technology and systems
  • Expresses philosophy of the work with appropriate vocabulary
  • Ambassador and steward of the firm’s portfolio of work with ability to guide and educate others
Qualifications for architectural technologist
  • Preferably, you will demonstrate a wide experience of design and project management within the regulated industries, and have worked previously on industrial, process driven and highly serviced projects
  • On a variety of project types and sizes including offices (including meeting and conference facilities), institutional projects (classrooms, labs, libraries ) and heritage properties, whether listed or designated
  • Demonstrated experience producing 3D sketches from design drawings
  • Must have vehicle and license
  • Bachelors degree in Landscape Designer Program, Architecture Construction Engineering Technology or equivalent
  • 5+ years of experience in the Landscape Architectural design of municipal, commercial, industrial, institutional facilities, transportation and emergency services

Architectural Technologist Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is looking to fill the role of architectural technologist. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for architectural technologist
  • Provide and supervise technological and technical input within the Architectural team
  • Supervise the architectural team in preparing robust and exemplar project information
  • Responsible for projects of medium complexity/size
  • Inspires creativity, critical thought and design excellence both internally and externally
  • Assists with conceptualizing a building design from both a technical and aesthetic perspective in concert with a client’s requirements, budget and program
  • Applies sound principles and best practices in developing a design through sketches, physical models, electronic models, diagrams, massing studies, and other visual formats to express the design intent and communicate to project team, client, and building user groups
  • Internally presents the design to consulting disciplines during early project phases
  • Leverages a solid understanding of principles to develop building technology and systems in accordance with cost parameters
  • Coordinates building systems to ensure compatibility with the design intent
  • Implements sustainable design principles into the design and environment
Qualifications for architectural technologist
  • Collaborate, communicate, initiate
  • Knowledge of and/or experience in Photoshop, Adobe suite, Revit MEP, Navisworks and MicroStation is an asset
  • Bachelor's degree in Architecture or equivalent
  • Applicant should be on the path to receive his/her Architectural licensure
  • Technical or Associates degree/certificate/diploma in related field
  • 3+ years of relevant work experience in transit projects

Architectural Technologist Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is looking to fill the role of architectural technologist. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for architectural technologist
  • Ensures that design intent is maintained through documentation and construction as it relates to building technology and systems
  • Participates in employee performance reviews and interviews of potential employees
  • Responsible for conducting evaluations for finance and pre-purchase property condition assessments and capital planning
  • Investigate and evaluate building architectural and structural systems including the building envelope, structure and site elements
  • Carry out field measurements
  • The individual must be capable of working independently
  • Expertise in Building technology- capable of creating solid technical detailing for all types of building projects
  • Work within a BIM enabled environment using 3D tools and technologies
  • Manage a range of writing and business reporting activities
  • Help to assess staff requirements at each work stage, agreeing these with the Project Manager and be able to manage single disciplinary and multi-disciplinary projects
Qualifications for architectural technologist
  • Strong working knowledge of TTC, Metrolinx, and City of Toronto CAD standards
  • Proficient in 3D Revit/BIM drafting
  • Strong technical knowledge of building construction and details, OBC, and building science
  • Self-starter with ability to both take directions and work within a team and/or perform work independently with little to no supervision
  • Able to develop and advance drawings from conceptual to detailed design stage
  • PWGSC Secret clearance preferred

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