Our Architecture team is growing and with a range of exciting projects starting in the new year, we are looking for an experienced Architectural Designer/Technician to join the team in the Christchurch studio.

We have a diverse range of upcoming commercial and residential projects nationally, working with our clients to deliver on concept to detailed design and delivery.

Our progressive team has experienced growth under new leadership, so if you’re looking to develop your career within a dynamic environment, and enjoy working on diverse and complex projects, we would like to hear from you.

About the role

As a Designer/Technician with us, you will provide architectural design and solutions on projects, creating concept to detailed design using Revit.  The role includes:

  • Production of concept design, resource consent applications, construction project specific documentation, BC applications, and tender documents
  • Creation of BIM documentation using the latest versions of Revit
  • Liaise with Clients, and internal and external stakeholders across the business
  • Preparation of project deliverables and the co-ordination of project documentation
  • Provide project administration and contract management
  • Site meetings and inspections

We offer a competitive remuneration package, work life balance with flexible working, a performance bonus scheme, on-the-job training and ongoing career development.

About you

  • Architectural qualification with 3-5 years+ experience as an Architectural Designer/Technician, with a strong portfolio of detail documentation
  • Excellent working knowledge of Revit, with an interest in developing your BIM management skills further
  • Commitment to design excellence, with extensive design knowledge from conceptual design, preliminary, developed and detailed design, to tendering and contract administration
  • In-depth understanding of NZ Building Codes, Acts and Statutory requirements
  • Thrive on a challenge and be motivated to provide innovative solutions for our clients
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy
  • Adaptable with outstanding planning, organising and time management, with eexcellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Experience working in AutoCAD, Sketchup, Adobe Photoshop, InDesign and Illustrator; would be an advantage but not essential


About us

Kirk Roberts Consulting is a multi-discipline professional services company with over 100 employees providing Architecture, Structural, Geotechnical, Fire, Civil and Environmental Engineering Services, plus Project Management, and Engineering Software to a range of clients across New Zealand. We have offices in Christchurch, Auckland, Hamilton and Tauranga.

At Kirk Roberts the heart of our business is innovation and we thrive on finding better ways to design and deliver projects. Our company was founded to challenge the norm and push boundaries, so we can bring our clients advanced architecture, engineering, project management and software solutions that drive efficiencies.

To apply

Please send your latest CV and covering letter to: Please note, that all applicants must be domiciled in New Zealand and be eligible for permanent employment in NZ, with either a NZ Passport, residency, or current work visa.



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