We are looking for an experienced Architectural Designer/Technician to join our dynamic Architecture team in Tauranga.

We have an exciting range of upcoming projects, so if you relish a challenge and enjoy working in a progressive environment, we would like to hear from you.

About the role

As an Architectural Designer/Technician with us, you will be responsible from concept to detailed design; across the design and planning stages, architectural drawings and specifications, and building consent applications.

  • Production of Concept design, Resource Consent application, BC application, Tender and Construction project specific documentation
  • Production of BIM documentation using the latest versions of Revit
  • Liaise with Clients, and internal and external stakeholders across the business
  • Develop and maintain Architectural design tools, spreadsheets, specifications and polices
  • Lead the preparation of project deliverables and the co-ordination of project documentation. Provide project administration, contract management, site meetings and inspections.

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

About you

  • A relevant architectural qualification (technician or architecture), with a minimum of 5 years+ experience within New Zealand Construction Industry or a similar role
  • Excellent working knowledge and experience of Revit and BIM Management
  • 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
  • You are adaptable with excellent planning, organising and time management
  • Excellent 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 Engineers 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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