Join our Team - We're hiring!

Turner Road Architecture is a busy, creative and technically strong architectural company based in the vibrant and ever-expanding town of Cambridge, NZ.

We are involved in the full spectrum of architecture including new residential homes, renovations and commercial projects. We’ve won a number of local and national design awards over the last few years and are looking for someone to be part of future success.

We strive to be the best at what we do and punch well above our weight. Consequently, we have a jam-packed workload with some great projects either underway or due to start.  

Due to this expansion we need an Architectural Designer/Technician or Architect to join our hard working, dynamic team and have their say in this collaborative environment.

We’re after someone with a minimum of 3 years’ experience but ideally 5 years, who can hit the ground running.  They must be design savvy and 100% client focused, with a technical mind and meticulous attention to detail as a large part of the job will be producing construction drawing documentation for Council building consent.

There are currently 4 architectural and 3 support staff in the office and we’re an informal, friendly bunch. Our office is situated in semi-rural Cambridge in the heart of the Waikato, close to ski fields, lakes and beaches with world class rowing, cycling and other sporting facilities and your pick of excellent schools and destination cafes and restaurants right on your door step. 

You must be legally entitled to work in New Zealand to be considered for this role.

Please apply online by sending your resume, covering letter and portfolio to: design@turnerroad.co.nz. 

We look forward to hearing from you! 

Here’s a bit more about the attributes we’ll be looking for...

PERSONAL QUALITIES

  • Honest and hardworking
  • Self-motivated and proactive
  • Have a team attitude and enjoy working collaboratively
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Professional personal presentation
  • Eagerness to learn and better yourself and become an integral part of our firm.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Production of conceptual and fully detailed construction documentation for Council Building and Resource Consent application
  • On-site work such as measure-ups for renovations, onsite queries and project management where required
  • Liaison with all parties involved in the architectural process including clients, consultants and sub-contractors
  • It is our goal to have our staff involved in all aspects of the architectural process from design through to completion of the construction documentation. In return we ask that you work honestly and autonomously where required.

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

  • Ideally working experience with AutoCAD or other industry standard CAD program (we will retrain if not AutoCAD). Experience or knowledge of Revit or ArchiCAD would be a bonus but not essential
  • A minimum qualification of a Dip Arch Tech (or equivalent) or above
  • Working knowledge of the NZS 3604 and the NZ Building Code
  • The ability or interest in producing high quality and accurate construction documentation.