Start Date: A.S.A.P.
Audax is an award-winning architecture and interior design studio with expertise in the luxury real estate market and a strong focus on high-end residential design. The firm's work is motivated by Human Architecture, a unique approach that combines the best elements from traditional architecture with a modern aesthetic. By offering both architecture and interior design services, Audax also provides a holistic approach that looks at the technical, aesthetic, and functional objectives of a project at the same time. The results of this combined expertise are buildings and interior spaces with a clearly articulated design language and a seamless integration between architecture, interior design, and décor.
The firm is looking for a Design Architect to join the team.
We are currently seeking a seasoned Design Architect. Our design philosophy of Human Architecture looks at finding a balance between modernism and traditional design. As we develop our body of work, we would like to expand our capabilities by bringing on a talented architect with a strong knowledge of classical architecture.
This position will involve the design of both exteriors and interiors as we are an integrated design practice. In addition to the other qualifications, the applicant will need to demonstrate a high level of expertise in hand drawing and fluency with the classical orders for both exteriors and interiors.
In addition, Audax is engaged in a unique sporting project in Florence Italy as a special consultant to the owner of the ACF Fiorentina Soccer Club. You will also be involved in assisting with this unique project. Knowledge of the Italian language would be an asset.
i. Minimum 10 years of experience in luxury residential design with an emphasis on classical architecture
ii. Masters Degree in Fine Arts or Architecture
iii. Clear demonstration of excellent hand drawing skills
iv. High degree of familiarity with the various historical periods of architecture and interior design
v. Proficiency with Microsoft Office and Adobe Suite. Knowledge of REVIT would be an asset.
vi. Highly organized and detail oriented with excellent time management skills
vii. Excellent English written and verbal communication skills
viii. Personable with excellent presentation skills
ix. Thorough understanding of construction methods and techniques associated with all trades and suppliers
x. Knowledge of the Ontario Building Code and Zoning By-Laws
i. Develop architectural and interiors designs in collaboration with the principal and other staff members
ii. Prepare design drawings, details, and specifications
iii. Review and redline drawing packages
iv. Prepare and make presentations to clients, stakeholders, and city staff
v. Review shop drawings and mock-ups
To apply for this position, please email resume and portfolio in pdf format to firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications without a portfolio will not be considered. We appreciate the interest of all applicants; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.