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HO CHI MINH CITY BIM MANAGER
SUMMARY
  • Provide ARCHICAD training and support to our Ho Chi Minh Studio team and wider team
  • Support the delivery of exciting architectural projects
  • Pushing boundaries in ARCHICAD
  • Assist Global BIM Management in achieving goals
ABOUT DKO

We are an award-winning, multidisciplinary team of 200+ professionals working across six studios in Australia, New Zealand and South East Asia.

We work collaboratively on diverse projects spanning bespoke residences, luxury hotels, unique hospitality and workplace interiors, urban design and large-scale master planning.

At DKO we offer a workplace culture based on our core values and ethos; essentially we aim to create a safe, inclusive and diverse space in which our people thrive.

OUR VALUES

We care about people. We listen and share. We love what we do. We are always growing and learning. We take personal responsibility.

ABOUT THE ROLE

Located in our Ho Chi Minh studio, we are seeking a skilled BIM Manager to provide our global teams with ARCHICAD assistance.  You will be a confident communicator (in both Vietnamese and English), have proven ARCHICAD experience (5 years minimum), a keen eye for detail, and the ability to manage multiple tasks. You will oversee and implement DKO documentation standards and be charged with ensuring our high-quality assurance is met.

Working across multiple studios and projects, the specific roles and activities are (but not limited to) the following:

Projects:

  • ARCHICAD support to local office staff members and some helpdesk support to wider DKO user group (focus on local HCMC office and covering WA time zone critical incidents outside of AEST working hours)
  • Project audits, maintenance & rebuilding
  • Alignment of local CAD practices with that of the wider DKO group
  • Facilitate communications between BIM team and project leaders across global offices
  • Enforcement of DKO documentation standards
  • Quality Assurance

Training:

  • Inductions of new staff
  • Training staff on ArchiCAD and DKO systems

Facilities Management:

  • On-site IT support

Administration:

  • Create reports to assist Global BIM Management
  • Participate in Global BIM Meetings
  • Local BIM server management – sharing/ access rights / archiving / etc
REQUIREMENTS
  • ARCHICAD proficient, 5+ years experience using ARCHICAD in a commercial environment
  • Excellent communication skills, in both Vietnamese and English (written & verbal)
  • Good IT problem-solving abilities
  • Agility (role requires the ability to work on a wide range of projects, issues, situations)
  • Advanced Diploma or Degree in Architecture
  • JIRA, Twinmotion, Adobe CC Suites, Grasshopper, Rhino and coding experience preferred but not essential
WHAT WE OFFER
  • Work in an award-winning Studio
  • Work in a flexible, supportive and creative team environment
  • Exposure to international projects and offices
  • Work closely with the Directors and Associates
REMUNERATION

Commensurate with experience and ability 

HOW TO APPLY
  • Submit your application including your CV along with a separate cover letter stating your relevant experience and what attracts you to working within a support role in the design industry to: careers@dko.com.au – please include the role and location in the subject line.
  • Please note: Applications will be assessed upon receipt; only shortlisted applicants will be contacted for an interview.
  • We are seeking applications from direct candidates only – no recruitment agencies please.

DKO is an equal opportunity employer.

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AUCKLAND MID-LEVEL DESIGNER
SUMMARY
  • Experienced Design Architect
  • Full-time position
  • Global architecture & design practice
  • Immediate start
ABOUT THE ROLE

Our Auckland studio is seeking mid-level designer to assist in our wide range of exciting projects. You will be a confident communicator and have a keen eye for design and detail. DKO is a design-focused studio.

Working across multi-residential, hotel and masterplan projects, the specific roles and activities are (but not limited to) the following:

  • CAD operator / modeller;
  • To carry out sketch design work;
  • To carry out work associated with preparing Town Planning Applications;
  • To liaise with and co-ordinate the various requirements and activities of Clients, Consultants and local Councils;
  • To carry out Site Analysis and Site Context Analysis;
  • Experienced graduates to demonstrate experience in residential project.
WHAT WE OFFER
  • Work in an award-winning Studio
  • Work in a friendly, supportive, fun and creative team environment
  • Career progression opportunities
  • Work closely with Directors
  • Exposure to global projects and studios
  • Professional Memberships
  • Engagement with clients for the right candidate
SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
  • ArchiCAD experience
  • A sound design and graphic eye
  • Lumion or Twinmotion experience an advantage
  • Adobe Suite experience
  • MSOffice
  • Solid knowledge of Local Planning Codes
  • A keen eye for detail and practicality
  • Quality hand sketching and detailing
  • Sound organisation, time management and co-ordination
  • Excellent communication skills
REMUNERATION

Commensurate with experience and ability

HOW TO APPLY
  • Candidates must be currently eligible to live and work in New Zealand on a permanent basis.
  • Submit your application including cover letter, CV and sample portfolio (under 5mb) to careers@dko.com.au with the role name and office location in the subject line.
  • Please note: Applications will be assessed upon receipt; only shortlisted applicants will be contacted for an interview.
  • We are seeking applications from direct candidates only – no recruitment agencies please.
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ALL STUDIOS ARCHITECTURAL GRADUATE
SUMMARY
  • Architect/ Experienced Architectural Graduate
  • Full-time position
  • Global architecture & design practice
  • Immediate start
ABOUT THE ROLE

Our studios are seeking Architects / Experienced Architectural Graduates to assist in our wide range of exciting projects. You will be a confident communicator and have a keen eye for design and detail. DKO is a design-focused studio.

Working across multi-residential, hotel and masterplan projects, the specific roles and activities are (but not limited to) the following:

  • CAD operator / modeller;
  • To carry out sketch design work;
  • To carry out work associated with preparing DA submissions and contract documentation
  • To liaise with and co-ordinate the various requirements and activities of Clients, Consultants and local Councils;
  • To carry out Site Analysis and Site Context Analysis;
  • To relate designs to relevant codes and local council requirements.
WHAT WE OFFER
  • Work in an award-winning Studio
  • Work in a friendly, supportive, fun and creative team environment
  • Career progression opportunities
  • Work closely with Directors
  • Exposure to national projects and studios
  • Professional Memberships
SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
  • ArchiCAD preferred.
  • Other platforms can be demonstrated – but not essential for the right candidate
  • MSOffice
  • Solid knowledge of Local Planning Codes
  • A keen eye for detail and practicality
  • Quality hand sketching and detailing
  • Sound organisation, time management and co-ordination
  • Excellent communication skills
REMUNERATION

Commensurate with experience and ability

HOW TO APPLY
  • Candidates must be currently eligible to live and work in Australia or New Zealand on a permanent basis.
  • Submit your application including cover letter, CV and sample portfolio (under 5mb) to careers@dko.com.au with the role name and office location in the subject line.
  • Please note: Applications will be assessed upon receipt; only shortlisted applicants will be contacted for an interview.
  • We are seeking applications from direct candidates only – no recruitment agencies please.
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PERTH / AUCKLAND PROJECT ARCHITECT
SUMMARY
  • Mixed Use, Residential projects
  • Liaise with clients and consultants
  • Career progression opportunities
ABOUT DKO

We are an award-winning, multidisciplinary team of 200+ professionals working across six studios in Australia, New Zealand and South-East Asia.

We work collaboratively on diverse projects spanning bespoke residences, luxury hotels, unique hospitality and workplace interiors, urban design and large-scale master planning.

At DKO we offer a workplace culture based on our core values and ethos; essentially we aim to create a safe, inclusive and diverse space in which our people thrive. 

OUR VALUES

We care about people. We listen and share. We love what we do. We are always growing and learning. We take personal responsibility. 

ABOUT THE ROLE

We are seeking experienced Project Architects to manage a number of projects.

Whilst you will have expert code and compliance knowledge, you will also have a keen eye for design and detail to challenge to the project and the team you will work with. DKO is a design focused studio.

You will be working alongside our skilled team members, Associates and Directors to innovate and deliver quality projects.

Working across exciting master planning, residential and mixed-use projects, the specific roles and activities are (but not limited to) the following:

  • To carry out sketch design work;
  • To carry out work associated with preparing Architectural Planning application submissions;
  • To undertake Urban Design and Masterplanning tasks
  • Consultative approach to manage, liaise with and co-ordinate the various requirements and activities of Clients, Consultants and local Councils;
  • To carry out Site Analysis and Site Context Analysis;
  • To relate designs to relevant codes and local council requirements
  • Management of construction documentation packages
  • Proactive site contact
  • An ability to manage a team and inspire design and excellence across all projects
  • Have a keen interest in leading and mentoring our emerging graduates
WHAT WE OFFER
  • Be a part of an award-winning Studio and practice
  • A friendly, supportive and creative team environment
  • Work closely with our senior leadership team
  • Professional Memberships
SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
  • Registered Architect
  • ArchiCAD preferred. Other platforms can be demonstrated – but not essential
  • MSOffice
  • A keen eye for detail and practicality
  • Sound organisation, time management and co-ordination
  • Excellent communication skills
REMUNERATION

Commensurate with experience and ability

HOW TO APPLY
  • Candidates must be currently eligible to live and work in Australia or New Zealand on a permanent basis.
  • Submit your application including cover letter, CV and sample portfolio (under 5mb) to careers@dko.com.au with the role name and office location in the subject line.
  • Please note: Applications will be assessed upon receipt; only shortlisted applicants will be contacted for an interview.
  • We are seeking applications from direct candidates only – no recruitment agencies please.
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PERTH / BRISBANE / AUCKLAND / ARCHITECT (DELIVERY AND DOCUMENTATION LEAD)
SUMMARY
  • Mid-Level Architect & all-rounder within the delivery team
  • Immediate start. Full time position
  • Global architecture & design practice
  • Generous salary & company benefits
ABOUT DKO

We are an award-winning, multidisciplinary team of 200+ professionals working across six studios in Australia, New Zealand and South-East Asia.

We work collaboratively on diverse projects spanning bespoke residences, luxury hotels, unique hospitality and workplace interiors, urban design and large-scale master planning.

At DKO we offer a workplace culture based on our core values and ethos; essentially we aim to create a safe, inclusive and diverse space in which our people thrive. 

OUR VALUES

We care about people. We listen and share. We love what we do. We are always growing and learning. We take personal responsibility. 

ABOUT THE ROLE

We are seeking Mid-Level Architect experienced in documenting and delivering residential projects.  You will be a confident communicator with strong leadership skills and the ability to balance multiple projects. You will have expert code and compliance knowledge, ideally with 5-7 years’ experience (5+ local experience), a keen eye for design and detail, and the ability to manage a variety of stakeholders and their needs. DKO is a design-focused studio.

Working across masterplanning, multi-residential, mixed use and student accommodation projects, the specific roles and activities are (but not limited to) the following:

  • To carry out sketch design work;
  • Document large residential projects, manage documentation and meet deadlines;
  • Consultant coordination;
  • Apply excellent technical knowledge of architectural project delivery;
  • Excellent knowledge of building materials and construction methods
  • Knowledge of structural, electrical, hydraulic and mechanical engineering as related to buildings;
  • Knowledge of applicable codes, laws, rules and standards regulating the design and construction of buildings;
  • Produce architectural drawings for documentation stage
SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
  • 5-7 years’ experience (5+ local experience)
  • ArchiCAD preferred
  • Microsoft 365
  • Solid knowledge of Local Planning Codes
  • A keen eye for detail and practicality
  • Quality hand sketching and detailing
  • Sound organisation, time management and co-ordination
  • Excellent communication skills
HOW TO APPLY
  • Candidates must be currently eligible to live and work in Australia or New Zealand on a permanent basis.
  • Submit your application including cover letter, CV and sample portfolio (under 5mb) to careers@dko.com.au with the role name and office location in the subject line.
  • Please note: Applications will be assessed upon receipt; only shortlisted applicants will be contacted for an interview.
  • We are seeking applications from direct candidates only – no recruitment agencies please.
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