• August 23, 2017

    Junior Architectural Technician (Montreal)

    What would it be like to be a Junior Architectural Technician at GH+A?

    As a Junior Architectural Technician in our Montreal office, you would contribute to GH+A's retail design projects in offering the necessary support in terms of creativity and technic to the Project Director. The successful candidate will undertake all of the basic tasks expected of an Architectural Technician such as the ability to produce a full set of construction drawings, details and specifications. You would have the opportunity to work in a highly stimulating and interactive work environment.

    You're interested but you would like to know the role and responsibilities? 

    Here are some of them!

    • Assist in the development of specific technical documents
    • Analyse and follow the technical protocol
    • Prepare, print, ship and file the drawing documents
    • Calculation of area and execute quantity survey
    • Write change order
    • Assembling complete construction packages

    What are our ''must -haves'' for this position?

    Education and experience

    • Diploma of Collegial Studies ( DEC ) in Architectural Technology
    • 1 to 2 years of experience in architectural technique


    • Interpersonal skills - ability to interact effectively with team members
    • Ability to multitask - contributing to more than one project at a time
    • Ability to accept guidance and instruction; understanding and applying new skills to future projects thorough understanding of the retail industry
    • Basis construction detailing knowledge
    • Ability to manage workload within prescribed timelines and budget restrictions
    • Ability to work under pressure and to meet deadlines
    • Knowledge of trends in the retail and design industries
    • Communication skills - verbal, visual and written
    • Computer proficiency Word, Excel, CAD, SketchUp, Outlook
    • Bilingual - written and oral


    So what does GH+A stand for?

    We stand for vital, engaging retail environments designed to yield exceptional and measurable results. We stand for the power of design to move people.

    Since 1985, GH+A has evolved into one of North America's leading retail design firms. With the combined expertise of our Montreal and Detroit offices, we're adept at managing projects around the world.

    Our out-of-the-box approach to retail design focuses on creating dynamic environments including stores, shopping centres and retail master planning projects, as well as the strategic positioning of the brand image of each space.


    Why should you join GH+A?

    We are passionate about design, lavishly creative, energetic, ambitious and talented. Our hard work and talent has been combined to create beautiful offices with a modern loft inspiration, complemented by luminous lighting and warm greetings. The downtown location of both our Montreal and Detroit offices makes them easily accessible.

    We offer competitive salary rates, group insurance, profit sharing and above all, a work environment that guarantees quality work, an engaging and social environment and talented colleagues!

    Imagine the possibilities!