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CURRENT CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

AWMAC accepts career postings from members and non-members for industry-related positions across Canada.

Please see below for our current listings:


Benchmark Architectural Woodworking Inc.

Job Title: Junior Project Manager – Job Type: Full Time

Location: 5850 Byrne Road, Burnaby, BC

Website: http://benchmarkaw.ca/

Expected Start Date: 11/16/2020

Job Description:

Benchmark Architectural Woodworking is looking for someone with woodworking/cabinetmaking shop experience that we can train to be a project manager. If you have experience in a millwork shop, cabinet shop or architectural woodwork shop or are currently working in a shop but you are looking to advance your career please send a resume and/or email about yourself. We will provide on the job training to give you the computer skills and other skills required to be successful in the position.
Multiple positions are available. Room for advancement within the company.

Qualifications and Skill Sets:

If you have CAD or project management experience that is a plus but not essential. Shop experience is essential.

Contact Name: Reg Vidmar – Email: reg@benchmarkaw.ca

Documents required to apply (ie: resume, cover letter):

Please submit a resume if you are interested in the position. A cover letter or brief outline of why you feel you would be a good fit is also welcome.


Benchmark Architectural Woodworking Inc.

Job Title: Drafter – Job Type: Full Time

Location: 5850 Byrne Road, Burnaby, BC

Website: http://benchmarkaw.ca/

Expected Start Date: 11/16/2020

Job Description:

Established over 20 years ago, Benchmark Architectural Woodworking Inc. has grown to become a leading Vancouver millwork company. We supply award-winning, customer architectural millwork to commercial and residential customers throughout BC. We are currently seeking a dedicated and talented, full-time DRAFTSPERSON to continue to support our successful business.

What we offer you:

• Above average salary along with a comprehensive benefits package
• Regular Monday to Friday hours with the opportunity for overtime if desired
• Training will be provided for this role
• Small team family atmosphere
• Opportunity for growth and career development into other areas of the business
• Opportunity to work on a variety of interesting projects seeing them right from start to finish
• Fun environment with activities that include BBQ’s, lunches, lottery club, etc.

Qualifications and Skill Sets:

The ideal candidate for this role will possess the below background, education and experience; However, these skills are not all essential. We are open to training the right person that has little or no office/project management/drafting experience provided they have shop/millwork experience and exhibit the ability/drive to learn and desire to move out of the shop.

• 2+ years of drafting experience (AutoCAD, CabinetVision or other software) is ideal
• 5+ years of woodworking and cabinet making education (Joinery program) or related experience. Installation experience is an asset
• Ability to read blueprints and architectural drawings
• Knowledge of wood and sheet products
• 3D modeling experience an asset
• Direct and candid communication style with the ability to effectively work with a wide range of people and personalities
• A proven self-starter who can work independently without supervision as well as someone who enjoys the challenge of working in a high activity, team-based environment
• A quick learner with strong computer proficiency in working with computers
• Excellent organization skills with the ability to effectively manage changing priorities
• Detail-oriented, dependable, and reliable

Contact Name: Reg Vidmar

Email: reg@benchmarkaw.ca

Documents required to apply (ie: resume, cover letter):

Please submit a resume if you are interested in the position. A cover letter or brief outline of why you feel you would be a good fit is also welcome.


Benchmark Architectural Woodworking Inc.

Job Title: Project Manager – Job Type: Full Time

Location: 5850 Byrne Road, Burnaby, BC

Website: http://benchmarkaw.ca/

Expected Start Date:

11/16/2020

Job Description:

Established over 20 years ago, Benchmark Architectural Woodworking Inc. has grown to become a leading Vancouver millwork company. We supply award-winning, custom architectural millwork to commercial and residential customers throughout BC.

Within our 20,000 square foot shop located in Burnaby, Benchmark utilizes the latest equipment, operated by experienced craftsmen at the top of the industry. Our commitment to investing in the best resources available allows us to provide our clients with the highest level of service and quality which they depend on year after year.

We are currently seeking a dedicated and talented, full-time Project Manager to continue to support our successful business. This expansive role is an excellent opportunity for someone who thrives in a position requiring strong organizational skills and the ability to multi-task while working with integrated new software and new CNC equipment. The successful applicant will enjoy working in an industrial/ commercial atmosphere and will excel in a fast-paced setting requiring initiative, attention to detail, and diplomacy. Applicants should have CAD knowledge, an eagerness to learn and ideally some experience in cabinetry and architectural woodwork.

What we offer you:

• Above average salary along with a comprehensive benefits package
• Regular Monday to Friday hours with the opportunity for overtime if desired
• Training will be provided for this role
• Small team family atmosphere
• Opportunity for growth
• Opportunity to work on a variety of interesting projects seeing them right from start to finish
• Fun environment with activities that include BBQ’s, lunches, lottery club, etc.

Qualifications and Skill Sets:

The ideal candidate for this role will possess the following background, education and experience:

• 2+ years of Auto CAD experience
• 2+ years of woodworking and cabinet education (Joinery program) or related experience
• Ability to read blueprints and architectural drawings
• 3D modeling experience an asset
• Direct and candid communication style with the ability to effectively work with a wide range of people and personalities
• A proven self-starter who can work independently without supervision as well as someone who enjoys the challenge of working in a high activity, team-based environment
• A quick learner with strong proficiency in working with computers
• Excellent organization skills with the ability to effectively manage changing priorities
• Detail oriented, dependable, and reliable

Contact Name: Reg Vidmar

Email: reg@benchmarkaw.ca

Documents required to apply (ie: resume, cover letter):

Please submit a resume if you are interested in this position. A cover letter or a brief outline why you feel you would be the right fit for this position is also welcome.


Archmill House Inc.

Job Title: Product Handler – Job Type: Full Time – Location: Ancaster, ON

Website: www.archmillhouse.com – Expected Start Date: 11/02/2020

Job Description:

ARCHMILL HOUSE is a leading custom manufacturer of high-end architectural millwork and premium store fixtures serving commercial, institutional and retail markets. Archmill has worked tirelessly to build a reputation as the most respected and trusted millwork companies in Canada, possessing the experience and resources to meet any challenge. Our primary focus is on market segments where quality custom architectural millwork matters.

The Role: This roles is responsible to ensure DIFOT & quality control. This position is pulling together shipments, packaging and QC products and maintaining a organized and groomed warehouse.

Your Responsibilities:

  • Work with Logistics team to ensure every delivery is Delivered In Full On Time (DIFOT).
  • Packaging all products and conduct quality checks.
  • Pull together all products and items based on delivery slips for all shipments leaving Archmill House, make sure every single item is documented.
  • Work to the deliverables given, if they have been updated by team members make sure this shows in all documentation.
  • Work with other team members finished goods are warehoused each day.
  • Flag any delayed shipments, internal issues, logistics issues, or external issues.
  • Coordinate with Logistics Manager to execute any rush shipments.
  • Fill in supervising logistics team members when manager isn’t available.
  • Assist with other duties as needed

Qualifications and Skill Sets:

YOUR SKILLS & EXPERIENCE:

  • Experience operating reach / counterbalance forklift required, current license an asset.
  • Exceptional communication skills.
  • Excellent Organization Skills.
  • Planning and time management skills.
  • Must be able to lift up to 50lbs and be physically active for the majority of the workday

EDUCATION:
High School Diploma required

Contact Name: Lynette Gregory

Email: lynette.gregory@archmillhouse.com

Documents required to apply (ie: resume, cover letter): Please submit an updated copy of your resume.


Archmill House Inc.

Job Title: Millwork Designer – Job Type: Full Time – Location: Ancaster, ON

Website: www.archmillhouse.com – Expected Start Date: 11/02/2020

Job Description:

The Millwork Designer position works closely with Project Management & Production to produce quality drawings that are engineered for Production, focusing on completeness and build ability. You will be responsible for producing complete drawings that are ready for Production, every colour, size, dimension and hardware question confirmed and ready to link direct to the “smart shop” (factory equipment and processes). You will be placed in teams on projects with a Project Manager and a Project Coordinator, to get all RFI’s and questions resolved and work with the team to create engineered drawings ready for Production from architectural drawings or concepts.

YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Taking ownership of projects and seeing them through to 100%: Focus on drawings and details, in addition to color and hardware specifications. Your completed drawings must tell the “full story”.
  • Clarity, Dimensioning and creating a clear easily read drawing.
  • Information management: will handle a lot of information, make sure you get your answers when you need them.
  • Drawing in Top Solid: a 3D software that links to the Production Factory, what you draw is what gets built.
  • Details must be considered and implemented into a production-ready model.
  • Use supplementary software such as AutoCAD and Excel proficiently.
  • Reading and interpreting architectural drawings, renderings, site photos, hand sketches, etc.
  • Collaborate effectively to exceed expectations with various teams.
  • Deliverables: having a clear list of the items that are expected to be made from any drawing set, and ensuring they are communicated and released to production.
  • Millwork Engineering: engineering for efficiency, everything needs to be drawn to be able to meet or exceed budget.
  • Giving/Receiving Feedback: it’s a must for success, it’s part of continuous improvement. Staying open and understanding the big picture.
  • Material Takeoffs/Bills of materials: Ensuring Supply Chain and Production have correct material specifications to manufacture products efficiently, as well as taking material and hardware limitations into account.
  • Time and Information Management: Ensuring budgets for engineering time are met, as well as information for projects kept organized and implemented into drawings.
    Use ERP and Smart sheet to track project information and timelines.

Qualifications and Skill Sets:

YOUR SKILLS & EXPERIENCE:

  • 3 – 5 years experience as an architectural millwork engineer is preferred.
  • 3+ years experience with 3D Modeling software is preferred (SolidWorks, Inventor, TopSOLID).
  • Minimum 1 year of shop experience as a cabinet maker or architectural millwork installer.
  • Ability to review Architectural drawings, contract documents & specifications.
  • Knowledge of AWMAC Standard is considered as an asset.
  • LEED certification or knowledge is preferable but not mandatory.
  • Able to effectively communicate with all types of staff, including technical, professional, and upper management, both verbally and in writing.
  • The ability to work independently and with teams.
  • Extensive technical and problem-solving experience.

EDUCATION:
Degree in Woodworking Technology, Drafting, or a related field is preferred

Contact Name: Lynette Gregory

Email:lynette.gregory@archmillhouse.com

Documents required to apply (ie: resume, cover letter): Please submit an updated copy of your resume.


Archmill House Inc.

Job Title: Custom Cabinet Maker – Job Type: Full Time

Location: Ancaster, ON – Website: www.archmillhouse.com

Expected Start Date: 11/02/2020

Job Description:

YOUR CHALLENGE:
The Custom Cabinet Maker position is responsible to ensure custom millwork components are constructed in an efficient, systematic fashion meeting client and Archmill Standards. He or she will produce quality millwork to specifications as per blueprints and replicating past designs using hand tools and woodworking machines in a manufacturing environment. The Custom Cabinet Maker will be responsible for knowing and practicing safe working methods and have a strong knowledge of shop practices, procedures, techniques, tools, equipment, quality control and safety equipment. Dedication to quality craftsmanship and the possession of mathematical and analytical skills necessary to do material estimates are essential in this role. He or she will also be responsible for maintaining a clean and tidy work area, conducting regular maintenance of tools and machinery and assisting other associates and cabinetmakers. Perform other duties as they may be assigned.

YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Estimate and gather materials required for production.
  • Select and verify quality wood to meet specifications.
  • Assemble cabinet components.
  • Ensure fittings and other components are of good quality.
  • Attach fittings and other components to finished cabinetry.
  • Ensure excellent fit, finish and usability.
  • Operate and maintain tools and equipment.
  • Report out daily log of tasks on time sheets
  • Contribute and participate in the effective use of the Quality Control System.
  • Construct and finish cabinetwork and assorted products from rough schematics and blueprints.
  • Use of proper Personal Protective Equipment is required.
  • Perform other related duties, including minor duties of other trades where certification is not required and the work does not exceed own limitations.
  • Understand and comply with all Policies and Procedures.
  • Maintain a clean working area free from sawdust and debris between tasks and at end of day.

Qualifications and Skill Sets:

YOUR SKILLS & EXPERIENCE:

  • Quality Focused
  • Team Builder
  • Problem Solver
  • Creative and Innovative Thinker
  • Budget Focused
  • Knowledge of Workplace Safety Procedures
  • Customer Focused

EDUCATION:
College level certificate/diploma in a related field

Contact Name: Lynette Gregory

Email: lynette.gregory@archmillhouse.com

Documents required to apply (ie: resume, cover letter): Please submit an updated copy of your resume.


Archmill House Inc.

Job Title: Project Coordinator – Job Type: Full Time

Location: Ancaster, ON – Website: www.archmillhouse.com

Expected Start Date: 11/02/2020

Job Description:

The Project Coordinator will work closely with the Program and Project Management teams which lead multiple projects and play a critical role in delivering superior products and customer service/delivery to our clients. This role is critical to our success, and therefore highly valued within our organization. The right candidate will be comfortable working collaboratively within a team, ensuring the overall scope of work is performed within prescribed timelines.

YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Data management including the downloading of reports and updating dates as they change.
  • Coordinate material requisitions.
  • Populate financial reports for the project management team.
  • Update sales orders including site survey details and list of deliverables as drawings and project requirements change.
  • Update sales orders status once deliverables list is confirmed and finalized.
  • Monitor service / deficiency work which involves generating scope of work and estimating costs.
  • Work with Project and Program Managers to manage forecast and pipeline, administer various steps in our
  • Project Management Methodology to ensure compliance.
  • Coordinate Project Manager tasks with internal requirements to ensure compliance; ensure reporting tools updated.
  • Follow-up with various internal stakeholders to ensure compliance with various requirements, such as budget tracking and adherence, schedule, progression/scope, etc.
  • Assist in developing and implementing strategies to meet project budgets.
  • Assist in project auditing and reconciliation, ensuring tasks such as invoicing, project progress tracking and overall status is completed on time, and reported internally in order to ensure full project methodology execution.
  • Assist the PMO review and approval of all project drawings, materials & hardware.
  • Oversee various LEED documents to ensure compliance.
  • Manage obtaining sample materials, coordinating internal authorization, and client approval process.
  • Coordinate the review and approval of all project Change Order Requests to ensure internal visibility, tracking, and timely execution.
  • Work closely with Project Managers to ensure timely and accurate KPI reporting.
    Contribute to supplier qualification and relationship management to optimize performance.

Qualifications and Skill Sets:

YOUR SKILLS & EXPERIENCE:

  • University degree, Business, Project Management or a related field (preferred).
  • 5 years experience in a Project Coordinator or related role.
  • 3-5 years experience working within the construction or design architectural industry (preferred).
  • Familiarity with AutoCAD and/or commercial design principles.
  • Ability to review Architectural drawings, contract documents & specifications.
  • Knowledge of AWMAC Standard is considered as an asse.
  • LEED certification or knowledge is preferable but not mandatory.
  • Highly effective negotiation, diplomatic, and conflict resolutions skills.
  • Able to effectively communicate with all types of staff, including technical, professional, and upper management, both verbally and in writing.
  • Strong knowledge of financial management, technology management and internal controls.
    Extensive technical and problem-solving skills.
  • Intuitive grasp of organizational structure in order to manage cross-departmental and cross-disciplinary resource allocation.

EDUCATION:
University degree, Business, Project Management or a related field (preferred)

Contact Name: Lynette Gregory

Email: lynette.gregory@archmillhouse.com

Documents required to apply (ie: resume, cover letter): Please submit a copy of your updated resume.


Archmill House Inc.

Job Title: Business Development Manager – Job Type: Full Time

Location: Ancaster, ON – Website:www.archmillhouse.com

Expected Start Date: 11/02/2020

Job Description:

Reporting to the Director of Sales and Marketing, the Business Development Manager (BDM) plays an integral role responsible for supporting the Sales and Estimating Team and ensuring Archmill House has profitable sales growth in Canadian Marketplace. The BDM is responsible for building and maintaining relationships with new and existing clients. You’ll be required to prospect the Canadian marketplace, target potential projects and develop long-term partnerships with these clients. This is an inside sales position.

YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Obtaining new business through cold calling by phone, scheduling face to face meetings with corporate retail accounts.
  • Create and execute sales and account development strategies to make contact and win business with projects. Archmill House Inc (AHI) has quoted to retailers.
  • Responsible for prospecting new targeted clients.
  • Preparing sales presentations.
  • Managing territory performance targets and sales pipeline management.
  • Identify and prioritize potentials sales opportunities.
  • Following up on millwork quotes.
  • Searching for new millwork project opportunities through industry reports and market research.

Administration:

  • Maintain all required documents using company CMR platform and expense reports.
  • Organizing a head of time your daily and weekly activities.
  • All emails must be acknowledged and acted upon with 24 hours of receipt.

General:

  • Complies with all company policies and procedures.
  • Create an environment of positive attitude in all situations.
  • Must be punctual and demonstrate reliability.
  • Perform other such related duties as may be assigned by Archmill senior management team which are directly related to the job function.

Qualifications and Skill Sets:

YOUR SKILLS & EXPERIENCE:

  • 3 – 5 years of related experience in an inside sales role
  • Proven working experience as a business development manager, sales representative or a relevant role
  • Experience in client support
  • Proficient in MS Office and CRM software
  • Proficient in English
  • Market knowledge
  • Communication and negotiation skills
  • Ability to build rapport
  • Time management and planning skills

EDUCATION:
A Bachelor in Business Administration, Sales or a relevant field

Contact Name: Lynette Gregory

Email: lynette.gregory@archmillhouse.com

Documents required to apply (ie: resume, cover letter): Please include a copy of your updated resume.

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