Archibat HR Asia is looking for an Associate Architect for an International Architecture Design company focussing on hospitality, residential, commercial and mixed use projects, to be based in their Dubai Office.


Job description

The right candidate will play a vital role in the architecture and design process of various construction projects. Working closely with senior architects, project managers, and other stakeholders, the Associate Architect contributes to the development and implementation of architectural plans and solutions. This position offers an excellent opportunity for an ambitious individual to gain hands-on experience, enhance their design skills, and be an integral part of diverse and exciting projects. 

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Design and Planning: Assist in developing architectural concepts, designs, and plans for new construction projects or renovations. Collaborate with senior architects to ensure that designs align with project requirements, budget, and timelines. 
  • Research and Analysis: Conduct research on materials, building codes, zoning regulations, and construction techniques to support design decisions and project compliance. 
  • Documentation: Create and maintain project documentation, including drawings, blueprints, and specifications. Ensure accuracy and compliance with relevant industry standards. 
  • Project Coordination: Work closely with project teams to coordinate design efforts and integrate various disciplines, such as structural, mechanical, etc. 
  • Client Interaction: Participate in client meetings and presentations to understand project objectives, gather feedback, and communicate design solutions effectively. 
  • Sustainability and Environmental Considerations: Contribute to eco-friendly and sustainable design practices, incorporating energy-efficient technologies and materials when applicable. 
  • Quality Control: Assist in reviewing architectural plans and drawings to ensure accuracy and adherence to established design principles. 
  • Construction Oversight: Support construction activities by responding to site queries, reviewing shop drawings, and addressing design-related issues that may arise during the construction phase. 
  • Professional Development: Stay updated with industry trends, new technologies,

Required profile

Qualifications and Requirements: 
– Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Architecture from an accredited institution. 
– Demonstrated proficiency in architectural design software (e.g., AutoCAD, Revit, SketchUp. In Design) and other related tools. 
– Strong understanding of building materials, construction techniques, and relevant codes/regulations. 
– Excellent communication skills to collaborate effectively with multidisciplinary teams and clients. 
– Ability to think creatively, solve problems, and adapt to evolving project requirements. 
– Detail-oriented and able to maintain high-quality standards in design documentation. 
– A proactive and self-motivated approach to work, with the ability to manage tasks independently. 
– Prior experience of 15 and more in an architectural firm or related field. 
Position to be based in Dubai.