Technical Lead – Interiors (Toronto)

A well known rapidly growing Interior Design firm is currently looking to add a Technical Lead to their leadership team.

For this role we’re looking for a minimum of 10 years experience with substantial experience in Interior projects. Your technical expertise using AutoCAD or Revit along with your ability to mentor others and manage the workflow and processes are all essential for success in this role. The culture in this office is casual  yet purposeful. We’re looking for growth oriented individuals with great communication skills and a collaborative mindset.

Responsibilities:

In partnership with Design Director, monitor and control the design process and in particular, the technical aspects of the process such as:

  • Coordinate with Client’s construction manager, Architect, MEP, Structural, Life Safety, etc.
  • Review Architect’s drawings at the beginning of the project and mentor design teams re: building codes, attention to potential risks and constraints re: structure, architecture, MEP systems, etc.
  • Manage internal project workflow and align with external coordination and submittal requirements
  • Mentor technical designers re: integration, consistency, quality-control, constructability, cost – efficiency of design when working through working drawings production
  • Manage and delegate review and response of submittals, shop drawings, RFI’s, Site Instructions, etc.

In addition to the above Project related responsibilities the Technical Lead will also be involved in Studio Management (along with other directors)

  • Demonstrate strong knowledge of construction process, architectural, structural and MEP systems; mentor Design Director in these aspects
  • A collective review of the studio working drawings production workflow and processes (ie. Revit vs CAD, design standards, material standards, etc.)
  • Understanding, researching and implementing industry changes in technology and integrating into the project workflow
  • Lead, mentor and manage internal technical teams
  • Strong visual and oral communicator and able to develop strong relationships with internal team and clients/consultants

If you are looking to expand your responsibilities and grow while using your technical strengths, this is the opportunity for you!

Send your resume to greatjobs@iklein.com

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