dhk Architects (PTY) Ltd – Architectural Technologists

Location: CAPE TOWN
Listing Architect: dhk Architects (PTY) Ltd

dhk | Architectural Technologists (5+ years’ experience CPT)

The opportunity:

You will be involved in the architectural and technical, as well as project-management aspects of projects, through the entire design, coordination and development process from concept to construction.

Within this role, you will introduce and communicate innovative technical design solutions both internally and externally with clarity, sensitivity, and a sound understanding of applicability and commercial feasibility, and develop them thereafter into details fit for construction.

Personal attributes and experience:

Your excellent academic background is complemented by a globally-minded attitude, a proactive, positive and client-centric communication style, and SACAP registration.

With at least five years post-qualification experience and demonstrable technical skills, you have management experience – from design stage to construction – on a series of complex large-scale projects spanning the mixed-use, residential, commercial, cultural, educational, civic and hospitality sectors.

Your strong aesthetic sensitivity is bolstered by thorough technical acuity, and construction experience. You bring extensive expertise in construction drawing and detailing, are well-versed in building systems, materials and products, and demonstrate a profound knowledge of practice and industry standards and codes. This, together with your drive for technical advancement and innovation allows you to synergise ambitious architectural concepts and sound technical solutions.

A clear and precise communicator, you are comfortable dealing with manufacturers and contractors, attending site meetings, and conducting site and quality-control inspections.

You thrive in a dynamic and fast-paced environment, enjoy working collaboratively and imparting your knowledge while contributing to multiple teams, and have exemplary time-management and delivery skills.

You are Revit & BIM CDE proficient, and possess working knowledge of Enscape, Adobe Creative Cloud Suite and Microsoft software. Revit proficiency is vital and is a prerequisite. A thorough understanding of all collaboration techniques, modelling techniques and Revit best practices are expected. Prior training and certifications in Revit and other Autodesk software is an advantage.

You are fluent in English, prepared to travel and eligible to work in South Africa.

Salary is dependent on experience.  This is a fixed-term position dependent on project requirements.

To apply please follow this link:  dhk | Architectural Technologists (5+ years’ experience CPT)