Project Architect

The buildings that make up the landscape of our daily lives seem like permanent fixtures, fastened to a time and place. But what if that didn't have to be true? What if our built environment - where we live, learn, play, and conduct business - carried us forward instead?
Our Buildings practice keeps people at its heart, recognizing that our shared journey forward is shaped by the meaningful and responsive places we design. From iconic designs to monumental groundbreakings, join us to bring transformational building solutions to life. Every day we apply our expertise, creativity, and passion to propel communities into the future-join us! Your Opportunity Our Kamloops, BC based Buildings Group is renowned for creating high-performance, fiscally responsible and community focused buildings. We're passionate about the design quality of the built environment and create designs that are timeless, intelligent, and sustainable. This is the place where great ideas and rewarding careers call home. In our multidisciplinary, team-based environment, collaboration is key among a talented group of architects, project managers, engineers and technologists who work together to create innovative and integrated solutions for a wide range of clients. Our services include architecture and engineering for a wide variety of sectors. We provide services to a range of public sector clients based in the region, support National clients with regional projects, and collaborate with other Stantec offices in BC for large project delivery.

Stantec is seeking a Project Architect to support our growing practice in Kamloops, BC. Principles of community building, place-making and sustainability are hallmarks of our design approach. We design to improve efficiency and reduce costs while facilitating connections among people.
Your Key Responsibilities The Project Architect should have a varied background ideally with some healthcare and/or education projects experience, promote design excellence, possess technical skills to support project work and employ strong communication to lead a multi-disciplinary team. He/she will serve as the primary contact for a client, communicating progress and status as they lead the integrated Stantec design team through the documentation of project work from initial conception to completion. This shall be done in a manner consistent with firm-wide standards for project delivery.

  • Establishes a relationship with clients to understand and define their needs
  • Coordinates all work done for a client including the establishment of scope, schedule, goals and priorities, budget and staffing
  • Develops, communicate and monitor an efficient project work plan in compliance with company policies
  • Lead project teams on a variety of project work from design through project completion
  • Perform administrative and office management tasks
  • Participates in marketing activities for the office and company


Your Capabilities and Credentials
  • Familiarity with/experience using Revit is a definite asset
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Licensed Architect or eligible for License in British Columbia (Architect AIBC)
Education and Experience
Bachelor or Masters of Architecture degree at an accredited institution
Minimum of 8-10 years' architectural experience, ideally with some healthcare and educational projects experience

Please include some samples of your work or a link to your portfolio with your resume submission

Typical office environment working with computers and remaining sedentary for long periods of time. Field work may include exposure to the elements including inclement weather.

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each others' talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.


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