Architectural Technologist

Timberline Custom Homes
Job Description
Timberline Custom Homes is a design and build company, established since 1989. In 2014, Northey Contracting Inc. was incorporated to expand services to include heavy equipment as well. Timberline is a growing family run company with their main focus on designing and building unique, quality projects regardless of size, exceeding our clients’ expectations. The office is located in Woodview, ON, 35 minutes North of Peterborough.
Timberline Custom Homes is seeking a highly self-motivated, creative individual with exceptional knowledge of the building code and experience with architectural software (Chief Architect an asset) to join our Timberline Team as an Architectural Technologist. This individual will work closely with the Senior Architectural Technologist.

Duties will include (but not limited to):
  • Visualize and develop computer-assisted drafting (CAD) drawings, design and specifications of residential and some commercial buildings
  • Generate 3D Models and renderings from conceptual plans
  • Correspond with clients throughout the design process, with continued contact throughout the project build
  • Assist clients in the interior and exterior selection process, researching and sourcing products
  • Communicate design decisions, changes and information to the project sites
  • Develop and prepare truss layouts and window & door schedules, sourcing and ordering as per the project schedule
  • Perform various admin duties such as those related to obtaining permits and engineering and corresponding with authorities
  • Ensure project compliance with the Ontario Building Code
Successful qualifications will include:
  • Proficiency in architectural software (Chief Architect an asset) to produce detailed construction drawings and renderings
  • Competency in Microsoft Office software
  • Understanding of residential (some commercial) plans and typical construction methods
  • Knowledge of the Ontario Building Code & local by-laws
  • 3 years minimum experience in an architectural technologist, residential designer or similar position
  • Architectural Technology diploma or related field is an asset
  • Building Code Identification Number (BCIN) is an asset
The ideal candidate will be a highly organized, detail oriented and a critical thinking individual who enjoys working in a fast paced environment while adhering to deadlines.

This is a full-time position with a 44 hour work week minimum, Monday to Friday.

Competitive wage is to be discussed reliant on experience and education.

Please email resumes to with the subject line “Architectural Technologist Application”.

Thank you to all applicants for your interest in this position, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

*Those contacted for an interview will be required to bring their portfolio of previous designs/work completed.*
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