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We are always looking to connect with other passionate professionals in the construction industry.  If you are interested in collaborating or brainstorming — or would like to find out more about our work, please visit our contact page, we’d love to hear from you.

Current Postings

Student of Architecture (Co-Op Program)

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This is a full-time position for 4 months, starting in January 2020, and ending April 2020, with the possibility of an extension for another 4 months. It is offered with wage subsidy from ECO Canada. The student must be a Canadian Citizen or Permanent Resident, or have Refugee status. Students on a work permit or visa are not eligible. See Eco Canada for more information.

The student is expected to complete the following duties while employed with RPK:

  • Prepare schematic design documentation including but not limited to studies, drawings, virtual and physical models implementing sustainable technologies
  • Work together within a team to assist on all other construction documentation through all phases of design, with a focus on coordination of novel systems/ approaches to achieving triple bottom line sustainability
  • Assist senior staff with LEED application processes

Qualifications:

  • Currently enrolled in an accredited Masters of Architecture program
  • Experience with Revit, Rhino, Sketch-Up, Photoshop, InDesign, and Microsoft Office required
  • Experience with AutoCAD is an asset
  • Knowledge of the Alberta Building Code and City of Edmonton Bylaws is an asset
  • Experience in the construction industry is an asset

Skills, Strengths, and Interests:

  • Ability to work closely with senior staff in a collaborative setting
  • Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills
  • Superb organizational skills and a keen eye for detail
  • Willingness to learn
  • Enthusiastic and passionate about both the natural and built environment

Applications must be emailed to admin@rpkarchitects.com and include a cover letter, resume, and portfolio.  Applications missing the required information will not be considered.

For further information, please see the attached:  Job Posting for Student – Winter 2020

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