Passive House Architect – Eco Houses

Bring your knowledge, expertise and passion to this specialised passive house team developing eco houses locally and nationally! Design and deliver projects with green initiatives at the forefront.
  • Salary: A$90000-100,000 per annum
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Melbourne
  • Sector: Architecture
  • Job Ref: 54571

About this role

Join a like-minded team of sustainability enthusiasts who aim for the passive house standard as best practice to deliver guaranteed high performing projects. With a project reach nationally, this practice focuses predominately on residential builds where energy efficiency and sustainability is integrated throughout the whole design process, right from initial designs to project completion. This easy-going practice is seeking a proactive, accredited professional who can bring knowledge and experience in designing energy efficient schemes through all design stages, advising and guiding the clients along the way. Bring your niche skillset to this practice and in return get a friendly, talented team to work alongside, flexible work from home arrangements and a team where they continually work towards progressive sustainable design goals.

Key Responsibilities

  • Run multiple residential projects simultaneously
  • Design and Draft sustainable outcomes 
  • Generate technical and detailed driven solutions
  • Work closely with a knowledgeable and passionate team
  • Manage clients and consultants
  • Bring projects in on time and on budget

Skills & Experience

  • Degree qualification in Architecture
  • Current ARBV Registration (preferred, but not essential)
  • NEED sustainability and energy project experience/ accreditation
  • Passive House accreditation is a bonus
  • Minimum 6+ years post grad experience
  • Revit proficiency (professional experience necessary)
  • Proven residential project delivery
  • Demonstrated design and technical output
  • Great communication skills
  • Ability to work both autonomously and collaboratively

Benefits & Culture

  • Put your expertise into projects that can make a difference
  • Flexible, family-friendly work-life balance
  • Partially work from home (even when not in lockdown)
  • Eastern Melbourne location (but open to remote set up)
  • Ongoing training and development
  • Laptop and software

Jenna Harrold

Bio: Jenna gained her Bachelor of Interior Architecture and Design at Nottingham Trent University and worked as a senior designer on retail, commercial and mixed-use projects for six years. In late 2016 she made the move to Australia to help establish the practice on the ground in Melbourne undertaking a business development role, familiarising herself with local developers, architectural practices and the Australian architecture & design landscape. Jenna has an expansive understanding of the industry domestically and abroad - she joined Bespoke Careers in 2017 on the architecture team.

+61 (0)3 9663 1188

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