Careers

We are seeking dynamic, motivated individuals who are interested in exciting, rewarding careers in a fast-paced environment. We are looking for candidates that are highly motivated and have a strong desire to work for a growing company.  Individuals wishing to submit their candidature to join our firm should have a minimum of 2 years of experience in medium to large scale projects and be interested in utilizing their talents in a very collaborative work environment.  All candidates are required to be proficient in AutoCAD.  Commercial interior design or architecture experience is an asset.

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Career Openings

Freelance Graphic Designer/3D Artist

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Using graphic software programs, and under supervision of the Project Managers, the Graphic designer produces and revises interior and exterior perspectives taking into account the design established by the President and Senior Manager for the project.

  • Following directions issued by Project Managers in order to determine the nature and content of the illustrations to design;
  • Using computer-aided drawing software programs, creating realistic illustrations of interior and exterior areas;
  • Making sure that the graphic illustrations accurately represent the intentions of the design, including all specified products and lighting, etc.;
  • Photoshop adjustment and touch-ups on 3D renderings
  • Minor re-rendering of partial 3D Max scene
  • All modifications based on directions, reference, images / mark-ups by Project Managers


BASIC KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS:

Knowledge of the following software programs :

  • 3D Studio Max and V-Ray
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • AutoCAD


EXPERIENCE:

Minimum three (3) years of relevant work experience.

EDUCATION:

Bachelor of fine arts, specializing in graphic design or college diploma in graphic arts, or bachelor in architecture or interior design.

OTHER REQUIREMENTS:

Work to be performed from home based office, however 3D artist shall be available for meetings at the office and replacement of in house 3D artist during short period of time. Work over the week-end and in the evening may be required to meet deadlines.

We thank all applicants for their interest in joining Andrés Escobar & Associates; however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.  No phone calls please.

Project Manager

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Under the supervision of the President and Senior Project Manager, the Project Manager coordinates and controls every aspect of the planning, development and follow-up of projects.

  • Participate, with the President and  the Senior Project Manager , in the design development of a project based on clients’ requirements;
  • Participate in the establishment of the project program;
  • Consult with the President and Senior Project Manager in order to determine the general aspect of the project and obtain the information pertaining to the project;
  • Develop preliminary plans according to the designs established by the President and Senior Project Manager
  • Prepare necessary information for the production of 3D perspectives, forward them to the 3D Graphics Designers or external consultants and follow-up;
  • Produce and modify construction documents on AutoCAD and coordination
  • Identify, research and specify finishes, plumbing fixtures, lighting, etc. from available resources such as the sample room, catalogues, Internet and suppliers;
  • Prepare specifications booklets and sample boards as required;
  • Identify and analyze project constraints, and find solutions to resolve them, only if required present critical issues to the President and Senior Project Manager for validation ;
  • Assume the role of contact person for the firm with clients, consultants, in-house team and other parties related to the project, to ensure proper coordination;
  • Sites visits as required;
  • Maintain electronic and printed records relating to assigned projects;
  • Review and mark-up of drawings produced by technicians, shop drawings and submittal review / filing.
  • Select and verify specs and coordinate with details
  • Accomplish any other tasks required and related to the position or explicitly requested by the immediate supervisor or colleagues with support.


BASIC KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS:

As Project Manager you possess:

  • Having technical and functional abilities;
  • Ability to plan and manage priorities and deadlines;
  • Conscientious with attention to details and high level of accuracy;
  • Autonomous;
  • Being gifted for interpersonal communications;
  • Having an irreproachable approach with clients;
  • Showing discretion and integrity;
  • Excellent problem solving skills;
  • Making quality decisions;
  • Respecting the ethics and values of the organisation;
  • Demonstrating accountability.
  • Extensive knowledge of the AutoCAD (2D) software and the Office environment;
  • General knowledge of the various building codes;
  • Excellent understanding of building materials, construction methods and procedures;


EXPERIENCE:

  • Four (4) years of work experience an architectural OR interior design firm;
  • One (1) year of work experience in project management;


EDUCATION:

  • Bachelor’s degree in interior design or in architecture or a three year college diploma in architectural technology

We thank all applicants for their interest in joining Andrés Escobar & Associates; however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.  No phone calls please.

Architectural Technologist

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

In this position, you will provide assistance to the design team and project managers in producing accurate and detailed working drawings (plans, elevations and details) and specifications as required. This position may evolve into a project manager position in the future, if experience and qualifications are met.

  • Consulting the PM / Senior PM to determine the general aspect of the project and obtaining the information pertaining to the project;
  • Developing preliminary plans according to the designs established by the PGM ;
  • Preparing the necessary information for the production of 3D perspectives, forwarding them to the 3D Graphics Designers or external consultants and ensuring the follow-up;
  • Producing and modifying the construction documents on AutoCAD;
  • Maintain integrity of CAD file & CAD folder structure as per industry best practices & AEA office manual;
  • Set-up, update & maintain the referencing & cross-referencing of items in drawings & spec books;
  • Organize PDF, CAD & Hard copies according to various releases of drawings as per requested by PM / Senior PM;
  • Identifying, researching and specifying finishes, plumbing fixtures, lighting, etc. from available resources such as the sample room, catalogues, Internet and suppliers;
  • Review & validate the specifications & details work in the project’s context;
  • Preparing the specifications booklets and sample boards as required;
  • Identifying the constraints, analyzing the solutions and communicating them to the Senior Project Manager for the purpose of validation
  • Communicating with the project consultants based on instructions from the Senior Project Manager;
  • Accomplishing any other task required related to the position or explicitly requested by the immediate supervisor or by management to provide them or colleagues with support.


BASIC KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS:

As Architectural technologist you possess:

  • Excellent knowledge of AutoCAD and of Ms Office as working tools to effectively produce construction documents, specifications and schedules.
  • Knowledge of northamerican construction methods
  • The proven organizational and follow-through skills required to successfully respect project deadlines.
  • A positive attitude and collaborative approach to teamwork are essential.
  • The capacity to work additional hours as needed to support the team and meet client’s expectations


EXPERIENCE:

Minimum of 3 – 5 years in AutoCAD drafting experience related to interior design and /or architectural field.  Interior design experience in hospitality and residential projects is an asset.

EDUCATION:

Architectural or Architectural Technologist degree from an accredited College/ University.

We thank all applicants for their interest in joining Andrés Escobar & Associates; however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.  No phone calls please.