Engineering and Construction

Design Lead



Design Lead Edmonton, AB


Our Edmonton based client owns and manages various properties in Edmonton and throughout the West coast. The company assets range from office buildings to retail space to industrial facilities to raw land. They are in the process of expanding and revamping their business model to focus on their employees! Right now the company is on the hunt for top talents; if you are looking for a change to an employee-focused company, this is the time!

Our client is currently looking for a Design Lead to join the growing team!  The ideal candidate shares the passion for creating the path of least resistance for their clients in the Industrial and Commercial sectors.

If you have solid understanding of the building codes, 5+ years of architecture technologist experience under your belt, and always strive in a fast-paced environment, this may very well be your next adventure!


  • Working with the design, construction, and leasing teams to deliver project documentation requirements through all project phases
  • Perform code and bylaw analysis
  • Develop and prepare basic Architectural Design Development Drawings internally, including building renders as required for proposals
  • Preparation of RFP and tender documents
  • Review Contract Documents and specifications created from consultant teams, coordinate with construction team
  • Ensure coordination of consultant documentation with respect to project criteria, client program, drawings, and specifications; review the work of consultants
  • Provide mentorship, guidance, and direction to the other members of the design team


  • An Architectural Technology Diploma or Architecture Degree
  • A minimum of 5+ years’ experience as an architectural technologist
  • Experience working on projects in a variety of sectors – industrial, commercial, and mixed-use would be ideal
  • Experience and fluency with Revit
  • A solid understanding of current building systems, materials, and building codes
  • A collaborative and flexible approach
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced organization continually meeting deadlines
  • Motivation, great organizational skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Experience mentoring junior technologists
  • Ability to work within the team and uphold the company’s values

Please reference Job# 35778

Please apply by sending your resume to Vivian at

Executrade is one of the largest and most comprehensive full-service recruitment firms in Western Canada, with 11 divisions and locations in Edmonton and Calgary. We have over 45 years of experience helping client companies and candidates achieve their business goals and vision. Our success is due to our people, the strong relationships we build, and the continuous and robust evaluation and refining of our recruitment and staffing processes.

Before applying for this position, individuals interested in this employment opportunity must obtain the necessary approvals from the Government of Canada – Citizenship and Immigration department. Following the Canadian Immigration laws, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada for employment opportunities. Detailed information can be obtained from

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