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Careers at Orchard

At Orchard Design we like to employ energetic people that are full of enthusiasm, initiative and are always looking for ways to do things better.  Because of our wide range of services, our team members have a wide range of skills and strengths.

Intermediate Drafting Technician

 

To Apply:

To apply please send a PDF of your cover letter and resume to careers@orcharddesign.ca and reference INTERMEDIATE DRAFTING TECHNICIAN in your subject line. PDF’s must be named “JOB3115_Orchard.pdf“. Applications that do not follow this format will be rejected. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.  No phone calls please.

Who We’re Looking For:

Orchard Design is seeking a full time Architectural Technician or Technologist in our established and growing company located in Cambridge. With projects all over Ontario ranging from home renovations, single family houses, townhouses and stacked townhouses, apartment buildings, mixed use buildings as well as commercial projects.

What we require:

  • Minimum College diploma in Architectural Technician, Technology or equivalent
  • 3 to 5 years work experience
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD.
  • Revit and Sketch-up experience considered an asset
  • Knowledge in Microsoft Office
  • Strong written and verbal / reading skills are mandatory
  • Strong understanding of residential building construction methods
  • Sound knowledge of the Ontario Building Code
  • Able to research municipal zoning bylaws for specific projects

Duties Include:

  • Produce working drawings including site plans and permit drawings
  • Review working drawings prepared by others
  • Site measuring of existing homes and commercial spaces
  • Liaise with consultants and trades at times
  • Able to work independently in a fast-paced environment

Benefits:

  • Extended health care
  • Vision care
  • Disability insurance
  • Bonus scheme
  • On-site parking
  • Vacation & paid time off
  • Profit sharing/share options
  • Parental leave
  • Dental care
  • Life insurance
  • Flexible working hours
  • Work from home opportunities
  • Casual dress
  • Wellness programs
  • Company events & social hours
  • Education reimbursement

Salary is negotiable depending on experience


Junior Drafting Technician

 

To Apply:

To apply please send a PDF of your cover letter and resume to careers@orcharddesign.ca and reference JUNIOR DRAFTING TECHNICIAN in your subject line. PDF’s must be named “JOB1346_Orchard.pdf“. Applications that do not follow this format will be rejected. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.  No phone calls please.

Who We’re Looking For:

Orchard Design is seeking a full time Architectural Technician or Technologist in our established and growing company located in Cambridge. With projects all over Ontario ranging from home renovations, single family houses, townhouses and stacked townhouses, apartment buildings, mixed use buildings as well as commercial projects.

What we require:

  • Minimum College diploma in Architectural Technician, Technology or equivalent
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD.
  • Revit knowledge considered an asset
  • Working knowledge in Microsoft Office
  • Strong written and verbal / reading skills are mandatory
  • Understanding of residential building construction methods
  • Knowledge of the Ontario Building Code

Duties Include:

  • Assist in creating working drawings including site plans and permit drawings
  • Site measuring of existing homes and commercial spaces
  • Liaise with consultants and trades at times
  • Able to work independently in a fast-paced environment

Benefits:

  • Extended health care
  • Vision care
  • Disability insurance
  • Bonus scheme
  • On-site parking
  • Vacation & paid time off
  • Profit sharing/share options
  • Parental leave
  • Dental care
  • Life insurance
  • Flexible working hours
  • Work from home opportunities
  • Casual dress
  • Wellness programs
  • Company events & social hours
  • Education reimbursement

Salary is negotiable depending on experience


Interested in Joining the Team?

We’re still a small company and have a low turn over rate, so job opportunities aren’t always open.  Don’t let that stop you though.  Feel free to send us your resume. careers@orcharddesign.ca