We welcome expressions of interest from prospective employees with Vectorworks CAD experience.  

General expressions of interest should be accompanied by a current CV, brief covering letter and portfolio of your own work in PDF format (up to 5MB).

Each submission will be treated in confidence.

Refer below for specific roles that RDA advertises from time to time.

Note that all applications should be submitted via email to careers@dettorrearchitects.com.au.

Whilst all applications are gratefully received only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.  Thank you


Senior Project Architect – HIGH END RESIDENTIAL - Start Date After 21 Jan 2019

We are small design focused Architectural + Interior Design studio currently seeking an exceptional Senior Project Architect for a permanent full-time position.

As Senior Project Architect, you will have the support of our highly experienced Design Director, ensuring your continuous growth. You will work on various high-end, bespoke residential projects from concept design development through to delivery.  

In this role, you will be responsible for:

  • Leading projects from concept design development to construction

  • Tracking the progress of each project and reporting to the director

  • Building and maintaining client relationships

  • Liaising with clients, council, consultants

  • Producing Vectorworks and Sketch-up drawings, checking and marking up shop drawings

The ideal candidate for the role will be an all-rounder with the following experience, skills and attributes:

  • 7+ years post graduate experience in coordinating complex high end residential projects in a similar role

  • NSW Registration (preferable)

  • Local experience

  • Proven experience in coordinating a small internal team and liaising with clients, council, consultants

  • Proficient in documenting in Vectorworks and Sketch-up

  • A high sense of responsibility with an excellent eye for detail and strong problem-solving skills

  • Mature communication skills

  • A strong work ethic and “can do” attitude

  • An eagerness to learn and a commitment to deliver outstanding work

  • Excellent time management and organisational skills and the ability to work under pressure

  • Solid understanding of construction documentation and detailing, working knowledge of relevant standards and codes

  • A degree in architecture from a recognised university

Applicants must be Australian Residents or hold a valid Australian work permit allowing full-time work.

If you meet the above selection criteria, please send your cover letter, CV and portfolio in PDF format (no more than 6 MB, no web links please) to the Practice Manager at careers@dettorrearchitects.com.au

Please also indicate your availability.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Thank you.