Architectural Technician

About the role

Woods Bagot has landed in Auckland and we are off to a winning start. We are already experiencing rapid growth due to a number of project wins and we are looking for local talent to join our close knit team of highly talented architects and designers.

This is an exciting career move that will allow you to take ownership of components of larger scale projects to support the Project Leader. You will have a positive, and professional attitude towards clients and fellow co-workers.

You will have an eye for design, evident in your well put together portfolio and the ability to document independently using Revit is essential to securing this role.


Key Responsibilities:

No day will be the same in this expansive role, the fast paced yet fun environment will keep you engaged and on your toes. A few of the key responsibilities are:

  • Responsible for the efficient and accurate creation and delivery of documentation
  • Work closely with the Project Leader in the ideation and evolution of the project
  • Manage and/or co-ordinate design process to ensure project milestone deadlines are delivered on time
  • Assist with resolving design issues
  • Ability to communicate/understand sketches, 3D vignettes and drawings
  • Undertake production of the project in Revit, in accordance with WB standards.
  • Respond to project correspondence as directed by the Project Leader 
  • Take direction from the Project Leader and collaborate with the wider team
  • Capable of taking initiative where possible


About you

As the successful candidate you will have an eye for design and an eagerness to learn. You are an all-rounder who enjoys using new technologies and methodologies to present a concept. A Revit guru who can document beautiful design work and mentor junior staff in how to get the most of the program.


You will be able to demonstrate:

  • 5+ years post-graduate experience (or equivalent) working in the Architecture field
  • Bachelors in Architecture or Architectural Studies
  • Highly proficient in Revit
  • Rhino proficiency not essential but highly regarded.
  • Proven technical construction detailing knowledge and experience
  • Excellent written & verbal communication skills
  • Proven experience assisting with concept design & design development
  • Ability to articulate design process and thinking
  • Solid understanding of architectural documentation process and technical capabilities.


How to apply

Applicants are required to submit a cover letter, resume and portfolio in PDF format through our LinkedIn ad. We recommend including a link to your portfolio due to file size restrictions. Applications will be treated in the strictest confidence. We do not accept unsolicited resumes or names from agencies.

All personal data collected by the Company will be kept confidential and only used for recruitment purposes.


Mandatory requirements

It is an essential requirement that at the time of applying for this position, applicants must be currently residing in New Zealand and have the legal right to work in New Zealand.


About Us

Woods Bagot prides itself on driving Dynamic Careers. We believe that our people’s potential are released through opportunities and experiences which are the reward for contribution, initiative, and personal accountability. Our job is to help enable you to take your career to the next level.

If you have the knowledge, skills, and experience for this role, we would love to hear from you!


Inspiration. Innovation. Inclusiveness. We are Woods Bagot.

Woods Bagot is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, colour, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, and Veteran status.

At Woods Bagot, we are committed to creating an environment where difference is celebrated, valued and respected, practices are equitable, and our people feel like they belong. We accept that none of us is smarter than all of us. We believe building a diverse workforce is the foundation to creativity and innovative design – it is only by working together that we can realise the potential of our people, clients and communities around us. Through our inclusive leadership and our truly global studio network of strategists, experience designers and scientists, you will find your voice and have the support and flexibility required to bring your whole self to work and build an exceptional career.