Queensland
Chapter

2020 Queensland Architecture Awards | Mon Repos Turtle Centre | KIRK | Photographer: Scott Burrows

Queensland CHAPTER

The Queensland Chapter identifies and responds to issues that stand to impact the profession and our members.

We deliver a variety of activities aligned with the Institute’s strategic plan, including mentorship programs for student members and a program of Chapter awards and prizes. We liaise with local and state bodies as well as authorities to promote and represent the interests of our members and the community.

The Queensland Chapter acknowledges the Yuggera and Turrbal peoples as the traditional owners of the site on which our office stands. We pay our respects to their Elders, past, present and emerging.

Programs and Activities

Casuarina House | Vokes and Peters | Photographer: Christopher Frederick Jones

The Institute is committed to developing and promoting a strong architectural profession and advocating for safer, more sustainable communities. Learn about local and national advocacy initiatives.

QUT Peter Coaldrake Education Precinct | Wilson Architects and Henning Larsen Architects, Architects in Association | Photographer: Christopher Frederick Jones

Our Chapter and National Awards programs are an opportunity for public and peer recognition of the valuable contribution architecture makes to our communities locally, nationally and internationally.

CPD

Park Road House | LineburgWang | Photographer: Christopher Frederick Jones

Continuing Professional Development is an important avenue to improve professional knowledge and competence. CPD is compulsory for registration in Queensland.

View our range of online and face-to-face professional development opportunities.

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Meet our Chapter Councillors and discover our local committees helping shape our work and the built environment.

Black Mountain Residence | Morriarchi Architecture | Photographer: Andy MacPherson Studio

Our Chapter hosts a range of local events celebrating architecture and catering to the profession and the broader community. Discover upcoming events now.

Looking for a room to hire or the latest architectural jobs in Queensland? Check out our notice board for information.

2021 QLD Architecture Awards

2021 QUEENSLAND ARCHITECTURE AWARDS WINNERS

The Australian Institute of Architects Awards program offers an opportunity for public and peer recognition of the innovative work of our Queensland architects. The program also provides the Institute with a valuable mechanism to promote architects and architecture within Queensland, across Australia and internationally.

Cairns Performing Arts Centre | CA Architects and Cox Architecture in collaboration | Photographer: Christopher Frederick Jones
Central Queensland | Waltzing Matilda Centre | Cox Architecture | Photographer: Christopher Frederick Jones

2021 ENTRANT GALLERY

The Australian Institute of Architects Awards program offers an opportunity for public and peer recognition of the innovative work of our Queensland architects.

We’ve received 107 entries across the 10 categories, throughout all 7 regions.

our queensland chapter program

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

The Queensland Chapter offers a wide range of professional development activities for members across the state. Our initiatives include workshops with industry professionals, practice forums and webinars.

NETWORKING

With over 2,000 members spread across Queensland, we offer and support a range of networking activities and initiatives. Our very active groups and committees work with the Chapter team to schedule enjoyable opportunities for peer-to-peer engagement. 

Notice Board

Queensland JOB OPPORTUNITIES

Looking for a new career opportunity in Queensland? View architectural and built environment job openings below.

Adrian is hunting for a new team member …..

You are a Queensland registered architect with 3+ years post grad experience.
You have a track record for finding innovative solutions and view challenges with enthusiasm.
You have a can-do attitude and love to please.
You love variety and relish the opportunity to be part of a tight team working on exciting residential projects.
You love a good laugh and don’t stress easily as you have fantastic planning skills.
You are self-motivated always looking for a challenge.
You are a great communicator, people around you are always commenting on what a great and trustworthy person you are.
You pride yourself on “on time delivery” and always push for the best outcomes.
You have exceptional Cad skills and excel in the use of Archicad and/or Revit.
You have a gift for accurate documentation and are fully versed in the creation and documentation of construction drawings and detailing.
You have a love of residential homes.
You are always learning and enjoy the challenge of new ideas.
You studied architecture because you see how it makes the world a better place, and your desire is to spend your time completing the mission.
You are excellent at liaising with engineers, surveyors, geo tec consultants and getting great results.
You want to join a small tight knit team based on the Sunshine Coast working on high end residential projects.

If this sounds like you drop Adrian an email, ar@ardesignhouse.com.

Be sure to include your CV, a cover letter that outlines what you are planning for your future in architecture and any other good stuff that you think makes you shine… and let’s see if you could be the team member we are hunting for.

For the right team member location is optional and working hours can be flexible, it’s about having the right person to that fits with us and our culture.

Aspect Architects and Project Managers is a leading professional Architectural Design and Project Management firm with offices in Toowoomba, Brisbane, and Maroochydore. We are passionate about our industry and enjoy the complexity it presents. Servicing both the private and public sectors with involvement in residential, commercial, industrial, and government building projects you will be presented with vast opportunities for growth and experience. 

We are a growing and vibrant practice with a focus on providing excellent project outcomes for our Clients through a balanced quality/time/cost approach. We now welcome an opportunity for someone who shares our enthusiasm and passion for the construction sector to join our team.

The role of the Registered Architect will include Principal Consultancy services and considered vital to the efficient and effective delivery of projects across the broader team. Our business is built on relationships and the role of the PC is pivotal in assisting our valued Clients to deliver their projects within their pre-defined benchmarks and also manage and coordinate the full suite of engineering disciplines required along with onsite assistance to the construction contractor.

An employment opportunity exists within our regional Toowoomba based team. The key requirements for this position include:

  • Communication: Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Knowledge: Solid technical knowledge of building construction and documentation/detailing.
  • Attitude: we are looking for a positive team-orientated person who has the courage of their convictions to deliver the required outcomes.  
  • Skillset:Client liaison, Design, Documentation and Management of architectural project team and projects ($500k – $20M) from Concept stage through to completion of construction. Proficient Revit software competency essential.
  • Experience: A minimum of 3 years experience operating as a Registered Architect and a Principal Consultant.

If you would like to develop a career path that differs slightly from the traditional and have a regional focus, come and talk to our highly skilled team of professionals about this diverse and rewarding role.

Your application should address these questions:

  • Briefly describe your ability to facilitate mutually beneficial outcomes in an adversary situation.
  • How many years of experience do you have as a Registered Architect / Principal Consultant?
  • Provide a list of projects including values and referees in which you have delivered as a Principal Consultant?
  • How much notice are you required to give your current Employer?
  • Have you completed a degree qualification in an industry-related discipline and hold a current authority body registration?

Please email your cover letter and resume to hr@aspectapm.net.

Req ID: 569122
Personnel Area: Brisbane Infrastructure
Branch: City Projects Office, Planning and Design
Salary Range: AUD $105,976 to $116,301 plus superannuation (Remuneration stated is for the full-time position)
Work type:  Permanent Full-time 

Work for Australia’s largest local government organisation

  • Deliver on the ground results for Council and large city-wide projects using both your technical and people skills

The City Projects Office Planning & Design Branch is responsible for the delivery of Council’s projects and programs through effective project ownership, management, planning and design.  As a Senior Architect, you will lead the design of quality architectural projects and deliver innovative design solutions. Your proficiency of architectural principles, architectural design, design management and passion for these types of architectural projects will strengthen your success in this role.


To be successful in this role you will have: 

  • experience as a Senior Architect leading best-practices in design, design management, architectural and interior complex high profile projects
  • high-level communication and interpersonal skills to influence and deliver best outcomes across multidiscipline teams and a diverse range of stakeholders
  • well-developed problem-solving skills to negotiate complex outcomes to a wide range of audiences
  • strong liaison capabilities with consultants, customers and stakeholders to achieve architectural design outcomes
  • experience and understanding of local building laws and/or local authorities
  • proficient use of Revit Architecture and AutoCAD skillsalong with the strong understanding of the use of 3D drawings.

Other requirements for this role include:

  • a criminal history check
  • ‘C” class driver licence
  • Bachelor of Architecture and registration as an Architect in Queensland

Working in Council means delivering excellent customer service to the people of Brisbane.  

How to apply:  Click Here to Apply


Please upload your current resume, covering letter (of no more than one page) and work samples (no more than 2) that demonstrates how you meet the requirements of this role.  For your work samples, these can be recent projects of your best work, which were undertaken in a design manager/project architect role. Please provide images & text.


Position description: CLICK HERE  – see instructions below.

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    Benefits of working for Council: CLICK HERE
  • competitive salary and 14% superannuation
  • collaborative working environment
  • on-site gym
  • work / life balance 

Council’s diverse and inclusive workforce helps make Brisbane a great place to live, work and relax.

For more information:  Please call Vera Lazarides on 07 – 340 39200 

Closing Date:  Tuesday 1 June 2021 at 11:55pm AEST

Brisbane

Conrad Gargett is a multi-disciplinary practice with a focus on integrating architecture, landscape architecture, interior and urban design. With over 160 staff in 5 studios nationally and internationally, we have successfully developed a reputation for design in specialist buildings and various sectors including health, education, defence, multi-residential and more. Refer to our website www.conradgargett.com.au for more information.

We are seeking an exceptional Finance Manager to support the CFO and lead a tight-knit finance team. The role demands a highly organised individual, able to work to tight deadlines, to work autonomously and mentor team members. The role is based in our Brisbane Studio and will include :

  • Liaison with Project Leaders for strong project financial outcomes
  • Leading the financial management of international studio and projects, including foreign exchange reporting
  • Leading the monthly invoice process.
  • Assisting to manage Job Costing systems (experience using Total Synergy or Deltek Vantagepoint an advantage)
  • Review of end of month processes for the preparation of Financial Statements for Trust and Corporate structures.
  • Input to the budgeting and performance reporting in readiness for Board reports
  • Preparation of Fringe Benefits Tax Return
  • Monthly BAS and other reporting obligations.

You will need to be / have :

  • An Australian accounting degree
  • CPA / CA qualified with a minimum of 5 years post qualification experience is an advantage
  • Advanced Excel
  • A confident and effective communicator
  • Experience in a Professional Services practice would be an advantage.

At Conrad Gargett, our purpose is to create meaningful places for people. We recognise the contribution of our diverse backgrounds in fuelling our creativity and achieving this purpose. We strive to nurture and build a culture based on respect, trust and inclusiveness.

Please use the application form to apply – https://forms.gle/QDEEupbaWSaQHUfz7 and send your CV and a cover letter to careers@conradgargett.com.au.

Brisbane

Conrad Gargett is a multi-disciplinary practice with a focus on integrating architecture, landscape architecture, interior and urban design. With over 160 staff in 5 studios nationally and internationally, we have successfully developed a reputation for design in specialist buildings and various sectors including health, education, defence, multi-residential and more. Refer to our website www.conradgargett.com.au for more information.

We are now seeking a Senior Architect for our Brisbane studio to work directly with a project Director on a series of projects. You should be a highly skilled architect with a focus on design and practical experience in delivering architectural projects.

The role will encompass all aspects of Concept design, Schematic design, Design Development, Contract documentation, Contract administration, quality control, project management and client negotiation and management. You should be a skilled Revit user with an ability to prepare client presentation visualisations, and coordinate the production of visualisations and presentation models.

The Senior Architect is required to work with Practice Leaders and fellow team members to manage the design concepts that are developed for a project and protect and sustain them through the project stages until the project is finalised. Further, they will assist with expanding and building relationships with potential and existing clients, consultants, authorities, contractors and collaborators. They will be able to influence the actions and opinions of others in a desired direction and have commercial acumen, evidenced by achieving a desired outcome through the awareness of associated costs and business risk.

At Conrad Gargett, our purpose is to create meaningful places for people. We recognise the contribution of our diverse backgrounds in fuelling our creativity and achieving this purpose. We strive to nurture and build a culture based on respect, trust and inclusiveness

Please use the application form to apply – https://forms.gle/5FBtgFefrBZ9dtKP8 and email portfolio, CV and cover letter to careers@conradgargett.com.au.

Brisbane

Conrad Gargett is a multi-disciplinary practice with a focus on integrating architecture, landscape architecture, interior and urban design. With over 160 staff in 5 studios nationally and internationally, we have successfully developed a reputation for design in specialist buildings and various sectors including health, education, defence, multi-residential and more. Refer to our website www.conradgargett.com.au for more information.

We are currently seeking an experienced, enthusiastic and creative Senior Interior Designer to work in our Brisbane Studio.

The successful candidate will have a minimum 8 years post graduate experience and will have demonstrated knowledge and experience working as an Interior Designer, creating innovative designs for retail and commercial projects. Solid Revit experience is essential and knowledge of Sketchup + Adobe Creative Suite is highly regarded.

Your involvement will be from initial concept through to completion and will require strong Design, Documentation, Detailing, Space Planning, Presentation and coordination skills with the ability to meet regular deadlines and budgets.

In this pivotal role you will be reporting directly to the Directors in our Brisbane studio, leading a team, working with other Interior Designers and Architects, as well as being able to work autonomously. You will also be required to communicate with clients and consultants independently and as necessary in the process of delivering projects.

At Conrad Gargett, our purpose is to create meaningful places for people. We recognise the contribution of our diverse backgrounds in fuelling our creativity and achieving this purpose. We strive to nurture and build a culture based on respect, trust and inclusiveness.

Please use the application form to apply – https://forms.gle/gyFZvua8LYibJgmL6 and email portfolio, CV and cover letter to careers@conradgargett.com.au.

DC8 Studio is a multi-disciplinary Newstead based Architectural practice active in the Retail, Residential and Active Living sectors. We require a Senior Project Architect with 7+yrs exposure to a range of multi residential and commercial projects.  Working with a collaborative team in a flexible work environment. A great opportunity to develop and shape your career working with the Studio Lead on project delivery.

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Join a growing creative team.

You will be an experienced Project Architect with 7+yrs previous exposure to a range of multi residential and commercial projects, responsible for project administration, programming and team management.

Have strong modelling and documentation skills in Revit, you will have proven time management and organisational skills, able to coordinate a number of key projects simultaneously.

We are looking for applications with the above credentials to join the team with an immediate start to provide assistance across a range of tasks and projects.

Based in Newstead, our studio’s lifeblood is integrated design, collaborating with multiple design disciplines to deliver outstanding solutions for our clients and designing better places for people.

See for yourself what we do at: dc8studio.com

This position is permanent, full time and open for an immediate start.  Remuneration will be commensurate with experience and skills of the applicant. 

If you have a hands on approach and the ability to hit the ground running, then please send your resume by email to: careers@dc8studio.com

Desired Skills & Experience

  • Practical experience +7yrs minimum of project architecture
  • Ability to prepare designs, sketches, Development Applications, Building Approvals and working drawing documentation packages with good construction detailing skills
  • Team and Client management skill
  • A working knowledge of BCA and Australian standards
  • Highly proficient in Revit
  • Be a Registered Architect in Australia
  • Be an Australian citizen or permanent resident

All candidates will be carefully considered but only successful applicants will be contacted.

About the role

The role is one that is both strategic and tactical. It supports the practice to create and sustain engaging relationships, to secure design opportunities aligned with our values and to continue to build our reputation and brand. The communication manager will work closely with the directors and senior staff but also with the broader team to support and develop their communication and BD skills and knowledge. Our talented graphic designer collaborates closely with the communication manager to ensure that the visual and the written communication is seamless.

It is an exciting time in the practice as we make the shift, and this role is essential in getting that right both in working with the whole team around our strategic direction and supporting the team to communicate those changes.

 

About You

This is a really fantastic role, and we want to find someone who is passionate about the opportunity and the chance to make the role their own. We are a medium sized practice with a very low turnover of staff and with a strong commitment to each other and our work.  We want to find someone who can add value to our culture. 

If you can genuinely answer ‘yes’ to these questions this might be the perfect job for you!

  • I am flexible and adaptable; I am happy to lean in and do what needs doing
  • I am reliable- if I say I will do it, it will be done
  • I can balance the big picture view with the fine detail
  • I am a good planner and can work with a number of deadlines, prioritise the important over the urgent and deal with a high pressure environment when I need to
  • I am a good delegator
  • I know my own strengths and I also love to learn from others- I am a good collaborator
  • I am passionate about writing and communicating clearly
  • I have an appreciation for design and have my own creative pursuits
  • I am curious about the world

 

How to apply

We do want to make sure we don’t waste your time or our time, so we have created an application pack which includes:

  1. Some more information on our culture
  2. The detailed position description
  3. Some more detail about what we’re looking for

If this job really feels like a good fit for you, please email our Practice Manager at recruitment@deickerichards.com.au with the title ‘Communication Manager’ and we’ll send you the pack.

As we grow, we want the best people to join our Australia and New Zealand studios. If you are interested in joining the dwp team please apply.

At dwp we know that the career success of our people underpins our success as a business so we take career development very seriously.

We develop our people into well-rounded professionals by focusing on training and technical excellence, offering a variety of experiences and providing leadership development.

We offer a wide range of opportunities in design and business support roles. 

Our diverse and multicultural team of professionals work together to deliver projects in teams of highly focused specialists for a broad spectrum of interesting projects. Our culture is progressive, open, collaborative and dynamic and we welcome the very best talent from around the globe.

With over 250 professionals in studios located across Asia, Australia and the Middle East we can offer our people exceptional career opportunities.

A passion for engaging the collective expertise of our people, our clients and community is at heart of our success.

Some further information on our current growth is available here – https://aca.org.au/dwp-design-worldwide-partnership/ 

Apply for this job.

Elevation Architecture is a modest but busy practice based in the Brisbane CBD fringe. Our projects are across all sectors, with specialist skills in Seniors Living, Childcare, Education and Commercial projects. Our purpose is Creating Places, Connecting People, and Building Communities.

We are currently seeking full time experienced Architectural Graduates and ArchiCAD Technicians, preferably with solid documentation skills, for immediate commencement.

We offer a fantastic working environment, with access to excellent training opportunities, a focus on work/life balance, and competitive salary packages.

If you are interested in joining the Elevation family, please email your CV to info@elevationarchitecture.com.au

ABOUT US 

Jardine Architects is a dynamic and innovative consulting architectural practice providing services in the disciplines of Architecture, Master Planning and Interior Design.  These services are provided for a wide range of private, commercial and institutional clients who share the company’s dedication to excellence.

THE OPPORTUNITY 

We are seeking an enthusiastic Architect or Recent Graduate to contribute to the dynamics of our firm.  We are a medium sized city practice offering a wide range of project opportunities.  The applicant should be design oriented, have good documentation and communication skills, as well as having leadership abilities and have a desire to manage projects from initial concepts to completion.  

Registration as an Architect in Queensland is preferred but a graduate who is preparing for registration would also be considered.  The office offers a wide range of work experiences and support, which applicants will find helpful if wishing to gain experience in the future for Architectural Registration. 

SKILL SET

The applicant should have a minimum of 3 years’ experience of working in an architect’s office with and preferably the experience being in Brisbane or SE Queensland.  A sound knowledge of the Building Code of Australia would be a prerequisite.

The office primarily uses Revit.  An above average knowledge of Revit would be required with a commercial proficiency in the following programmes; AutoCAD, Sketch Up, Lumion and Photoshop.

THE OFFER 

This position is permanent, full time and open for an immediate start.  Remuneration will be commensurate with experience and skills of the applicant.  The office has a specialisation in institutional type projects and enjoys working with a variety of Clients.  We work hard to provide quality projects but just as hard to maintain a work/life balance.

Application and enquiries via email only to admin@jardinearchitects.com.au

A CV and a selection of previous project examples would be appreciated.

No recruitment agencies please.

www.jardinearchitects.com.au

With the coming together of two award winning studios, Lat27 in Brisbane and Lat37 in Melbourne (formerly SJB Urban), LatStudios is now seeking an experienced, passionate Architect to join the Brisbane Studio as we combine our strengths to address the critical challenges of our time.

 

LatStudios works across the disciplines of Architecture, Urban Design, Master Planning, Landscape Architecture, Landscape Planning and Graphic Design. Our practice is growing and we have an opportunity for a talented Architect to join our multidisciplinary award winning design studio to assist with the delivery of our urban design and architectural projects.

 

We are looking for a talented and experienced architect with excellent architectural and urban design skills. The role involves working at both micro and macro scales and the successful candidate will be passionate about contributing to the development of our cities. This is a key role within the practice with the opportunity for career growth.

 

The successful candidate will have:

  • Minimum 3-5 years post graduate experience and, ideally, with BOAQ Registration
  • Proven experience in project delivery from proposal preparation to project completion
  • Excellent architectural and urban design skills
  • An informed understanding of current trends in the best practice of urban design and architecture
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • High standard Revit skills

 

Other tasks may be required; therefore, this description is not intended to be a complete list of responsibilities and role.

Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted/ notified.

 

Please forward your application; consisting of a brief CV indicating relevant experience meeting the criteria, reasons for wanting to join Lat27 and a portfolio of work examples (maximum of 8 pages and less than 8MB) undertaken by the applicant to: careers@latstudios.com.au

 

https://www.latstudios.com.au/

With the coming together of two award winning studios, Lat27 in Brisbane and Lat37 in Melbourne (formerly SJB Urban), LatStudios is now seeking an experienced, passionate Senior Architect to join the leadership team of the Brisbane Studio as we combine our strengths to address the critical challenges of our time.

 

LatStudios works across the disciplines of Architecture, Urban Design, Master Planning, Landscape Architecture, Landscape Planning and Graphic Design. Our practice is growing and we have an opportunity for a Senior Architect at Associate Director Level to join our multidisciplinary design studio to assist with the development of our urban design and architectural capabilities.

 

We are looking for a talented and experienced architect with excellent management and both, urban design and architectural skills. The role involves working at micro and macro scales and the successful candidate will be passionate about contributing to the development of our cities. This is a key strategic role within the practice with the opportunity for significant career growth as it involves assisting the Director (Urban Design & Architecture) to build our urban design and architectural design expertise and capacity.

 

The successful candidate will have:

  • In excess of 10 years post graduate experience and BOAQ Registration
  • Proven experience in project delivery from proposal preparation to project completion
  • Excellent urban design and architectural skills
  • Proven skills in the preparation of master plans and detailed site planning strategies
  • Proven skills in the development of built form typologies
  • An informed understanding of current trends in the best practice of urban design and architecture
  • Excellent communication and client management skills
  • Practice management and staff mentoring skills
  • AutoCAD or Revit skills

 

Other tasks may be required; therefore, this description is not intended to be a complete list of responsibilities and role.

Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted/ notified.

 

Please forward your application; consisting of a brief CV indicating relevant experience meeting the criteria, reasons for wanting to join Lat27 and a portfolio of work examples (maximum of 8 pages and less than 8MB) undertaken by the applicant to: careers@latstudios.com.au

 

https://www.latstudios.com.au/

Nra co-lab is an established multi-award-winning architecture and urban design practice.

An opportunity has arisen for a talented and motivated Architect with strong design flair to join our Brisbane studio.

We offer:

  • An outstanding CBD based studio space overlooking the Brisbane River
  • A creative collaborative and inclusive team environment
  • A long-term career growth path
  • Great projects to work on

 Do you consider yourself to be:

  • Committed to the art and science of designing exemplary buildings and spaces
  • Creative and inventive
  • Design excellence oriented
  • Passionate about delivering great architecture
  • Prepared to go the extra mile to achieve value for our clients
  • Highly skilled solver of complex problems
  • Confident in a leadership role

The successful applicant will also need to demonstrate:

  • Advanced proficiency skills in Revit
  • Experience preparing, planning application and construction documentation in Revit in Australia
  • A comprehensive knowledge of BIM and Adobe Creative Suites
  • Demonstrated high level presentation skills including proficiency in Rhino, Grasshopper, 3D, Studio Max
  • Experience in designing, documenting complex building projects and urban places
  • A thorough knowledge of the NCC, relevant Australian Standards and a working knowledge of the Qld Planning Legislation
  • A sound and demonstrable knowledge of contemporary detailing
  • Good people skills and team participation/leadership
  • Excellent spoken English and communication skills
  • Minimum of 5 years, preferably 10 years post graduate experience in an Australian Architectural practice

Salary package and career path will be negotiated commensurate with the level of your previous experience and achievements.

Please submit your cover letter, CV and a sample portfolio to careers@nracolab.com

We look forward to hearing from you. http://www.noelrobinsonarchitects.com/

We are hiring

Noel Robinson Architects are looking for a passionate and talented Architect to join our design studio. If you have had 5 or more years of experience, you are proficient in Revit and have good design skills, then we want to hear from you.

Noel Robinson Architects are a diverse team of creative people who are committed to providing our people with a broad range of professional opportunities to develop their skills in an exciting workplace.

Qualifications

  • Master of Architecture
  • Registered Architect (ideally)
  • Talented designer
  • 5+ years of experience in architecture
  • Strong organisational, creative and presentation skills
  • Proficient in Revit

You are invited to submit your CV and portfolio direct to careers@nracolab.com

We look forward to hearing from you.

https://www.noelrobinsonarchitects.com/

Plot Architecture is a small practice undertaking single residential homes around Brisbane and we are looking for the right person to join our team.

We are seeking a Graduate, Architect or interior designer, and most importantly we need someone who is passionate about design and eager to be part of an easy going, fast paced team.  

  

Based in Paddington, the office is a collaborative and relaxed environment where we work on numerous exciting projects from smaller renovations to larger new builds.

 

We pride ourselves on being open and honest with our clients, and providing unique design solutions that fit their family and needs.

Each project is different and our clients are integral to the design process; we collaborate and listen and form partnerships with reliable consultants and builders to get results that exceed our client’s expectations.

 

Applicants should demonstrate the following experience:

  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Keen to be part of a small team and multi task, we work on multiple projects at once, at varying stages of design
  • Eager to run all levels of a project from client communication and initial sketch design through to construction detailing and managing builders. This is an opportunity to gain valuable project experience across all competencies to achieve registration if not already registered.

The office uses Revit, AutoCAD and Sketch up, alongside Enscape and Adobe Suite. Proficiency in some of these programs would be required.    

 

We are open to flexible working arrangements for successful applicants.

 

To apply, please email your CV to admin@plotarchitecture.com.au

 

OUR PRACTICE

We are a young, multi-disciplined design practice which has successfully delivered a wide range of innovative architectural and interiors projects in residential, commercial, seniors living, master-planning and hospitality.

Our ethos combines functional, efficient planning with quality, timeless architecture. We are committed to creating buildings and spaces that meet objectives of the project brief and adhere to the highest architectural and interior design standards.

We have recently won a number of design competitions and currently looking for multiple talented architects to work alongside the Principal to expand this dynamic business interstate.

Our practice has a very strong presence in the multi-unit residential sector, like-minded creative people would be a great fit.

 

ABOUT THE ROLE

Your role will include:

  • Work autonomously within a team environment
  • Client liaising
  • Deliver multiple projects from inception to completion
  • Commercial acumen
  • Assisting Team Leader on project delivery
  • Opportunities for career advancement within our growing practice

 

Skills & Experience you will need:

  • Strong design passion and focus
  • Postgraduate local experience in multi-unit residential flat buildings and complex projects
  • Experience in delivering Construction Certificate and Construction Documentation packages
  • REVIT skills/ AutoCAD skills are essential (Sketchup skills an advantage)
  • Good understanding of SEPP 65, ADG, BCA and AS
  • Solid communication and presentation skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Be proactive and enthusiastic attitude
  • Strong commitment to delivering outstanding work

This is a full-time opportunity to join a young company that prides itself on its support and commitment to its staff, dynamic results, ongoing training and internal career growth.

We offer the chance to progress quickly within our practice, taking ownership of work and driving things forward for your own career.

 

HOW TO APPLY

If you are looking for a career changing role and the chance of be a part of something exciting and rewarding please click Apply or send your CV and Portfolio to info@pbdarchitects.com.au.

Interstate applicants are welcome.

Our Values:

  • We embrace a ‘one team’ culture; we connect and work with our clients.
  • We remain curious; we continually explore, innovate, and improve our delivery.
  • We build solutions that work for our clients; we drive results from start to finish.
  • We add value; we keep trust and integrity at the heart of everything we do.
  • We embrace change; we adopt and integrate tools and technology into our everyday.

We offer:

  • Long-term career and professional development
  • A diverse portfolio of project work
  • An inclusive, creative, busy, fun, social team environment 
  • A vibrant office in Fortitude Valley, easily accessible via public transport

The Position:

The continued success of our practice is achieved by the dedication of our team, a personal and friendly service and a commitment to high professional and design standards.

POWE Architects is seeking an enthusiastic and motivated registered Architect with 5-10 years post-graduate experience in the design and documentation of large-scale mixed use, retail, residential and commercial projects in Australia.

  • You will be a valued member of our talented team that values diversity, agility and variety; you won’t find any rock stars or pigeonholes here.
  • You will access career opportunities; we offer responsibility, seek accountability and acknowledge performance. 
  • You will be included in a team culture that values regular open communication.

Our clients value our services and we compete on value not price. Our clients benefit from our use of the best technology available to the industry, including the latest 3D virtual computer model software and our commitment to BIM.

The successful applicant will need to demonstrate:

  • Proficient knowledge in either ArchiCAD or Revit 
  • An eagerness to be involved in the many aspects of the practice of architecture, including business development.  
  • Good client management skills and communication skills 
  • A commitment to the pursuit of quality design and architectural outcomes
  • The ability to lead a team from project inception to completion will be essential.

Applicants should submit a covering letter and CV to enquiries@powearchitects.com

There are currently two positions available in our studio for outstanding Architects/Design Professionals with a minimum 3 years experience in residential and/or commercial projects.

Based in the Fortitude Valley Twohill & James are working on a variety of exciting projects in a collaborative and friendly studio environment.

Applicants should demonstrate the following experience:
– Project and co-ordination experience across all stages of a project.
– Solid technical knowledge of building construction and documentation / detailing.
– Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)and Sketch Up proficiency preferred.

We are open to flexible working arrangements for successful applicants.

To apply please email your CV to:mail@twohillandjames.com

Are you an enthusiastic, hardworking Architect or Technician with 5+ years’ experience in a similar role, looking to develop your experience and career?

We are a leading architectural practice seeking an experienced, innovative and passionate Project Architect / Architectural Technician to join our Rockhampton Studio and support delivery of quality projects across a range of sectors including Education, Communities, Health, Commercial, Retail and Seniors Living. 

Our culture is about providing our people with the tools and skills necessary to become the best professionals possible while working in a positive and supportive environment.  Join our team and develop your professional potential while taking advantage of the lifestyle benefits of living in a vibrant regional community.

Reports to: Studio Principal – Rockhampton.

Location:  Rockhampton 

 

Who are we?

ThomsonAdsett is a leading architecture and design firm with studios covering the Eastern Seaboard from Melbourne to Sydney, Brisbane and Rockhampton. We work across a number of sectors including; health, retail and commercial, seniors living, education and communities, tourism and hospitality within Architecture, Master Planning and Interior Design.

Role Accountabilities

The role will be responsible for supporting all aspects of project work in the Rockhampton Studio, in particular, supporting the Studio Principal with the design and delivery of a range of projects.

Duties will include:

  • Developing sketch / concept designs
  • Design development
  • Project documentation
  • Sub-consultant coordination
  • Supporting construction and delivery phases (including on-site activity)
  • Attendance and coordination with clients

Here at ThomsonAdsett you will be working as part of a team, both within the Rockhampton Studio and across the broader ThomsonAdsett business with colleagues across all four Studios.

About you

To be successful in this role you will be someone who:

  • Is passionate about producing high quality design and documentation outcomes;
  • Is a strong communicator;
  • Has client management skills;
  • Enjoys working in a team environment;
  • Has project coordination and contract administration experience;
  • Has effective time management and organisational skills; 
  • Is experienced with Revit.

Salary is negotiable and commensurate with experience.  ThomsonAdsett will consider relocation support for the right candidate.

Please email your cover letter, CV an portfolio to workwithus@thomsonadsett.com.

Applicants must have the right to work in Australia.

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