Design Architect

Design Architect

BNKC Architects Inc.


Description of Firm

BNKC Architects Inc. (BNKC) is a mid-sized firm with 50 years’ experience in providing a wide range of architectural and urban design services. The firm is dedicated to enhancing an award-winning design history while serving clients through exemplary professional attention to project execution. Currently the firm is engaged in major academic, commercial, and institutional architectural projects in the GTA, as well as significant urban design and mixed-use projects, both locally and internationally.

The Position

BNKC is seeking an ambitious, passionate, enthusiastic detail-oriented Design Architect. The successful candidate will have between 8-10 years’ professional Canadian experience in architectural design and implementation.

The successful candidate will possess excellent design skills combined with detailing, design development, contract document experience and knowledge of building systems. The candidate will have proven experience leading project teams on a variety of projects, and will possess client relations and entrepreneurial skills appropriate to fulfilling this position. This position will appeal to anyone that has an interest in expanding their range of design practice potential and responsibility within a cooperative team environment.

Qualifications include:

  • Qualified candidates must have a minimum of 8-10 years’ experience;
  • Ability to work independently, developing and coordinating drawings;
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills;
  • Excellent organizational skills with the ability to lead multiple projects;
  • The ability to coordinate with various consulting professionals;
  • Strong work ethic, ability to work efficiently and with accuracy; and
  • Fluent in Microsoft Office, Adobe Creative Suite;
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills;
  • Experience in all phases of projects;
  • Knowledge of the Ontario Building Code, current building systems, and materials;
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Architectural registration and LEED accreditation preferred;
  • Strong knowledge and fluent in Revit Architecture;
  • 3D Modelling skills is an asset;


  • Liaise with clients, consultants and contractors;
  • Lead in concept initiation and design of projects;
  • Facilitate the development and evolution of the work plan, budget, and schedule;
  • Manage and coordinate projects, including coordination of contract documents;
  • Align work effort and resources with contract and compensation commitments and proactively address changes, including additional services as required;
  • Work on multiple projects and prioritize and communicate clearly at all stages of the project;


  • Architectural degree. Registered OAA Architect or the ability to register with the OAA


Please email CV’s and work samples in PDF format only to Word files will not be opened. No telephone enquiries please.


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