Join our team. 

Fold Architecture Inc. is a creatively driven, dynamic and growing architecture practice, providing a wide range of design and consulting services to clients on Vancouver Island and across BC.
 
If you love a faced paced, hands-on working environment, we'd love to hear from you.

Fold Architecture Inc. is currently seeking candidates for immediate part-time and full-time positions on a contract basis, with the possibility of future full time permanent employment. We are pursuing applicants with experience in the following areas: 

 

  • Architecture Technologist with 2-5 years of industry experience
     

  • Intern Architect with 2-4 years of industry experience
     

  • Designer, with 2-4 years of architecturally related residential or commercial experience

 

Working at Fold provides employees with hands-on architectural experience, across all phases of architectural practice. We pride ourselves in providing an open and fun office environment in a creative and fast-paced working environment. We work collaboratively on every project, and our work includes single and multi-family, commercial, institutional, urban design and site utilization studies, concept design work and tenant improvement projects. We value work-life balance and support employee growth, professional development, and flexible hours. 

 

We are looking for candidates to join our team who have the following attributes: 
 

  • a positive attitude and a hunger to learn 

  • a strong sense of work ethic and a detail-oriented approach to asset creation

  • a strong interest in improving the world, through energy efficiency and ‘better building’ technologies

  • has a great eye for design and a critical approach to problem solving

  • is organized, fun, collaborative and enjoys working on different kinds of architectural projects

  • has excellent verbal and visual communication skills. 

 

Your experience and skills include: 
 

  • 2-5 years of industry related experience

  • Diploma or Degree in Architecture or Building Technology from a accredited post-secondary institution;

  • Excellent skills in Revit. We are a Revit based office; prepare to hit the ground running.

  • Other Assets: Strong understanding of Sketchup, Adobe Creative Suite, rendering software (Enscape or similar), hand sketching, and physical model making. 

  • Strong technical understanding of building technology, assemblies and construction, and building envelope performance in our coastal climate. 

  • Growing knowledge of Part 3 and Part 9 of BC Building Code, and the ability to analyze municipal zoning bylaws; 

  • Be a creative thinker and problem solver and design solutions from complex program and site requirements

  • Produce high quality, accurate construction drawings and details to facilitate permit packages and construction documents. 

  • Be a self starter, have ability to work independently and collaboratively- please leave your ego at the door. 

  • Ideally work from our office based in Victoria, remote opportunities are available for the right candidate. 

  • Must be able to legally work in Canada

 

At Fold, we provide: 
 

  • a hands-on atmosphere of learning  

  • a constructive and supportive approach to design and critique

  • an opportunity to work on a wide variety of projects, design phases and site work

  • a fun office environment, and remote work opportunities if required

  • competitive salaries and flexible schedules

  • opportunities for professional development and career growth
     

 

Please send your resume, sample work/website reference and salary expectations to admin@foldarchitects.com. We will not be fielding applicants by phone.