Senior Designers
Home Hardware
St. Jacobs, ON

Architectural Solutions


HOURS: 8AM to 4:30PM

Responsible to the Architectural Solutions Marketing Manager for developing structurally detailed diagrams using CADD software.

Complete complex residential preliminary drawings by way of sketches and design details submitted by a store sales consultant on behalf of the consumer.
Complete complex residential working drawings using preliminary drawings, sketches and design details submitted by a store.
Provide complex technical and design consultation to stores, including Engineered Wood Products and Engineered Floor systems, structural design components.
Ensure accurate and detailed drawings are shipped to stores by way of plan checking.
Assist occasionally with various estimating projects.
College / University diploma or degree in Construction Engineering or Architectural Technology.
Qualified through MMAH in Legal, and House or Small Buildings
Minimum five years’ experience in Architectural design / building materials field.
Understanding of residential framing and structural components. Working knowledge of Ontario Building Code and National Building Code residential building structure, & energy standards. Working knowledge of sizing and designing structural components through tables provided by the NBC, OBC, and manufacturer product literature. Operating knowledge of Forte design software.
Operating knowledge of Softplan or equivalent CADD software.
Excellent interpersonal, organizational and problem-solving skills. The ability to communicate within a group and contribute to a team environment. Open mind, a creative approach, and the ability to accept constructive feedback. Ability to work additional hours as needed.