York U: Redefine the Possible

Posting Summary

Posting Number: YUSA-11265
Position Title: Architectural Designer
Department: Planning & Architectural Design Services, Campus Services & Business Operations
Affiliation: YUSA
Band: 13
Salary: Annual salary of $66,221
Duration: Contract - Temporary Full-Time
Hours: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Position Start Date: September 24, 2018   Position End Date: August 31, 2019
To create accurate and comprehensive architectural construction drawings for renovations and alterations to existing buildings.
Community College diploma in Architectural Technology (2 or 3 year program).
5 years recent experience in architectural design using AutoCAD. Knowledge and ability to review on-site conditions.
Demonstrated advanced knowledge of architectural design, detailing and a complete understanding of related specifications. Demonstrated advanced knowledge of AutoCAD2007. Demonstrated advanced knowledge of Gerber signage software. Demonstrated knowledge of Building Code. Demonstrated ability to perform multi-tasking. Effective oral communication skills. Excellent analytic and problem solving skills. Initiative and independence, ability to set own priorities. Ability to work effectively in a team. Accuracy to detail, ability to work under pressure of time and volume of work. Tact and diplomacy. Good organizational skills. Full knowledge of site safety precautions and WHMIS.
Recruitment Checks:
This position requires the candidate to produce a verification of degree(s), credentials(s), or equivalencies from accredited institutions and/or international equivalents at the time of interview.

Cover Letter Required: Yes
Internal Posting Date: July 3, 2018
Internal Application Deadline: July 10, 2018
Extended Posting Date: August 27, 2018
Extended Application Deadline: September 17, 2018
External Posting Date: August 27, 2018
External Application Deadline: September 17, 2018

Please Note: All applications must be received by 4:30 p.m. on the posted deadline date.

Thank you for your interest in a career with York University.

Are you interested in applying to YUSA-11265? To apply to this position click the following link to access our online application portal: https://hr2.apps01.yorku.ca/machform/view.php?id=13474

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