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Architect Assistant | A-MDM Shanghai | Jobs and Careers

A-MDM Shanghai

Job title: Architect Assistant

Reporting to: Leading Architect of the current project on a day to day basis and ultimately to the Senior Architect


  • Prepare, and develop where required, drawings, BIM models, images and other documents relating to the design based on the tasks, sketches and models from the the Leading Architect

  • Prepare, and develop where required, Specification, Indicators, Graphics and other documents relating to the design

  • Working on Construction and Decoration Materials used in project

  • Measurements and Photo fixation of existing spaces and facilities

  • Visiting Sites and Factorys, assist in Supervising

  • Prepare, and develop where required, design task for Structural and Engineering teams

  • Assist where required in the co-ordination of the internal design team

  • Take responsibility, where required by the project leader, for specific areas of the design and project's parts

  • Liaise, where appropriate, with members of the external design team and other associated organisations or companies

  • Contribute, or otherwise assist, as required

Qualities & skills required Essential

  • Understand the design process

  • Able to demonstrate ability to undertake the above responsibilities

  • Legally able to work in the country in which the position is based

  • Ability to understand and formulate design decisions and present for discussion

  • Ability to use a variety of media in the development and documentation of a design project

  • Ability to take initiative in response to direction or instruction

  • Ability to work well under pressure and meet deadlines efficiently

  • A flexible and open attitude towards new ways of working and commitment to independent, life long learning

  • Able to manage sensitive and sometimes confidential information

  • Self motivated and able to take responsibility

  • Able to demonstrate initiative and a proactive approach to daily tasks

  • Good interpersonal skills and able to work independently and as part of an effective team

  • Flexible attitude

  • Able to build good relationships at all levels, internally and externally

  • Resilient to cope with conflicting demands, able to prioritise duties and work effectively under pressure while remaining calm and professional at all times

  • Excellent English


  • Understanding of the architects role in the co-ordination and integration of project information and management

  • Ability to assist with the management of junior assistant architects on the team

  • Understanding of financial aspects of running a design project on time and on budget

  • Ability to use some of the following: Revit, Autocad, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Photoshop

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