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Architectural Designer

Full-time, Permanent

Ottawa, ON

Amsted Design-Build offers a fantastic opportunity for an enthusiastic and hard-working individual to join our growing team. We’re looking to add the next “A Player” to our innovative and dynamic design team.


  • Meet with clients and develop design concepts within the desired budget
  • Prepare detailed drawings from a conceptual design, through to permit and construction sets.
  • Prepare residential interior plans, elevations, sections and details
  • Evaluate and assimilate design changes introduced by client or team throughout the design and construction process
  • Periodically assist with onsite reviews and measures
  • Other duties as required by an architectural designer


  • 5+ years of fulltime residential design work experience with provable drafting/drawing skills
  • Graduate of a recognized Architectural Technology diploma program or graduate of an accredited architectural program.
  • BCIN or OAA Technologist licensed
  • Strong proficiency in Revit with a willingness to learn new programs and develop company standards.
  • Proficient and provable knowledge of residential wood frame construction, methods & detailing
  • Proficient and provable knowledge of the current Ontario Building Code
  • Proficient in interpreting the City of Ottawa Zoning & Bylaws and meeting with building officials
  • Knowledge of general office procedures and software (MS Word, Excel, Outlook., etc.)
  • Autodesk ReCap & Point Cloud registry considered an asset
  • Award winning designs considered an asset
  • Knowledge of energy and “Green” building practices an asset
  • Valid driver’s license and access to personal vehicle during working hours

Skills and abilities:

  • Demonstrate integrity and possess a drive for excellence and success
  • Be motivated to exceed the expectations of our customers (clients, partners, fellow employees)
  • Display strong interpersonal skills
  • Confidently work independently and within a team environment
  • Be self-motivated with a strong work ethic
  • Take pride in the quality of their work
  • Offer strong oral and written communication skills
  • Enjoy having a laugh now and then
  • Contribute to our outstanding company culture

Interested? Let us know! Please submit your resume and a letter explaining why you’re our next “A-team” hire. We thank everyone for their time in applying; only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent


  • Monday to Friday


  • residential architectural design: 5 years (required)


  • Driver’s license and access to a reliable vehicle (required)

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