Architectural Technologist

Dexel Architecture

Who is Dexel?

Inspired by our past, present, and future, we transform the landscape in Canada’s fastest-growing city.

Dexel is proud to be Halifax’s premier design-build urban developer. Specializing in a multi-residential hi-rise, we manage all aspects of the project from preliminary design to occupancy. Our award-winning portfolio, speaks volumes.

Our Culture

Ours is a work hard play hard team that focuses on quality and community. At Dexel we aspire to build and be the best. We pride ourselves on being a family firm that operates exclusively in Halifax, for over 20 years. We believe in continual learning, fostering a tight-knit work family, pushing to our potential, checking egos at the door, honoring our community, and getting the job done.

What You Will Do

As part of a small but mighty collaborative team, an Architectural Technologist works on all aspects of the construction and design process of new construction of mixed-use multi-residential buildings as well as historical revitalization projects

  • Construction-Ready Drawing Packages
  • Quantity Take-offs
  • Maintain sufficient caffeine intake
  • Design Concepts
  • Coordination and Review of drawing sets
  • Site Visits of Projects
  • Building 3D models
  • Participate in full-filled team building activities
  • Collaborate in Procore, Bluebeam and SharePoint
  • Become a part of an open and collective environment

What You Bring to the Table

  • Architectural or Engineering Technology related diploma
  • Multi-Unit Mixed Use Design
  • AutoCAD and Revit fluency
  • BIM
  • Building Science
  • Thirst for learning
  • Creative and dynamic personality
  • Chameleon of design styles
  • Knowledge of Building Code
  • Passion for construction, design, and interior design
  • Juggling of multiple and pressing deadlines
  • “How can I help?” mentality
  • Solid written and verbal communication


What We Offer

  • Working along side experienced architectural professionals
  • Creative Environment encouraging fresh ideas
  • Exposure to Building Lifecycle Management
  • Historical and Relevant Projects
  • Competitive salary, benefits, and bonus structure
  • Projects located exclusively in your own backyard
  • Dynamic and family-oriented work culture
  • Professional Development Program

Work Environment

Office based with a high-level of collaboration and open-air environment. There will be routine visits to construction sites, existing properties and events outside of work hours (fun ones of course).

Let’s make a mark. Apply now to join the Team, submit a current resume, and cover letter.

While we do appreciate all applicants, only those selected to move on to the interview process will be contacted.