Site Architect 5 to 7 years' experience

15 Sep 2016

Studio Pacific Architecture is a vibrant design-led practice based in Wellington, with an established reputation for award winning architecture, urban design and interior projects across the country.

An exciting opportunity exists for a skilled and motivated Site Architect for a key Auckland Medium Density Residential and Open Space Masterplanning Project.  The project involves the establishment of laneways, pocket parks and diverse housing typologies, including affordable housing.

We are looking for a Registered Architect who will be based on site for the duration of the project, beginning as soon as possible. The Site Architect will be responsible for undertaking contract observation and providing hands-on guidance and effective technical design solutions to any issues encountered.  The focus will be on the construction phases of development; liaising with the various contractors on site and acting as the conduit for information between site and the Project Architect and Project Director in the Studio. The project is expected to be on site for about 18 months or longer.

To be successful in this role, a minimum of five to seven years’ experience is essential.  The ideal candidate will be a skilled communicator with excellent verbal and written communication skills and have sound technical knowledge and problem solving skills.  CAD experience (preferably ArchiCAD) is also essential. 

Please apply in writing, enclosing your CV and Portfolio, specifying your site experience to:

Paula MacDonald
People and Practice Manager
Studio of Pacific Architecture Ltd
PO Box 11-517, Wellington, New Zealand
people@studiopacific.co.nz