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Are you are interested in working for an innovative small to mid size residential construction company based in the lower mainland that builds quality homes which are good for families and for the environment? If so, we look forward to hearing from you.


Georgie nominated and Ovation awarded Smallworks is looking for an additional designer.

The successful applicant will work in a customer focused, dynamic work environment, which manages small-scale but complex residential design-build projects in Vancouver.

The expectation for a successful candidate is to have the ability to carry the normal work load of a designer while providing on going  participation in  improving building system, design, and  complement the knowledge resource for the design team. The designer works alongside two colleagues, each with their own set of clients. On average, the company takes on two new clients and two to three build projects per month.

The role of our designer is to be the principle point of contact for an individual cohort of projects. Each designer is responsible to lead their clients through the process of personalizing Smallworks Homes. The designer is responsible for the production of permits, interior design and construction drawing sets. The design team has the support of an in-house production management team to help create spec packages. Our designers are expected to maintain an advisory role throughout the construction process.

 If you are interested in a position like this with a small design build company please contact:

Jake Fry at Smallworks office: 604.264.8837 ext. 155 or email jobs@smallworks.ca.

What does it mean to work at Smallworks?

Smallworks is Vancouver’s first and most established laneway homebuilder. With its emphasis on sustainable building practices, small-scale housing and innovative design, Smallworks has thrived over the past 8 years. Smallworks is an award-winning company that is committed to affordable and sustainable housing. We offer our employees a creative and friendly environment where each member of the team is highly valued. Our compensation is competitive and includes health benefits.