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Work with Novell

We’re always on the lookout for talented, hard-working, like-minded individuals.  If you’re certain you’d make a great addition to our team, please don’t hesitate to forward your resume.


Currently we have  1   specific job opportunities:

Architectural Technician

Residential Designer / Interior Designer 

Novell Design Build is looking for design talent to join our residential design-build team. We are looking to fill a permanent full time position that reports directly to the Owners.
About Novell
Novell Design Build is a full service boutique design + build company for new homes, laneways and major renovations – start to finish. But we are not your typical designer or contractor – we like to break the mould, find better ways of building and doing business. We purposely set the bar higher and exceed expectations. We are a passionate group of professionals that operate with a high level of skill in a fast paced and dynamic environment.
About You
Our ideal candidate would be looking for a place to grow your knowledge base and exposure to the entire design-build process.  The successful candidate will be an effective communicator, a team player that is organized, self motivated, detail oriented, diligent and willing to take a variety of projects to 100% completion with enthusiasm.  If you have a high level of professionalism, a proactive attitude, strong work ethic, the ability to prioritize and multi task with common sense,  along with the necessary skill set for this role, we want to hear from you!
  • A technical Diploma or relevant University Degree
  • 2-5 years related experience minimum – open to all levels of experience into senior levels
  • Exceptional written and oral communication skills
  • Recognized analytical and research skills
  • The ability to handle a heavy workload, multitask and prioritize
  • A strong work ethic, attention to detail, excellent leadership and communication skills with a positive “can-do” attitude
Ideal Applicant will also have
  • 3d CAD experience considered a strong asset
  • Vectorworks experience considered a strong asset
  • Specific experience with City of Vancouver residential bylaws considered a strong asset
Specific Job Description
  • The individual to fill this role will be responsible for:
  • production of permit and construction drawings in Vectorworks
  • problem solving the building science within
  • assisting with the design and estimating of projects
  • reviewing and reporting progress from site
  • responding to requests for information through the build
  • coordinating with authorities having jurisdiction
A competitive salary based on experience and a shared benefits package after probationary period will be offered to the successful candidate who will be welcomed into a valued and motivated team of design and construction professionals.


Why Novell?

  • Huge growth potential – yours and ours. We believe in personal and professional growth for our team members, with a culture of internal promotions.
  • Competitive renumeration based on experience and demonstrated skillset
  • Extended health & dental benefit options
  • Our core work ethics:  Pursue excellence, Speak in truths, Remain centred, open & enjoy our time together.


To apply to any of the postings above, please send your cover letter and resume to careers [!at] novelldesignbuild [!dot] com.

While we appreciate all applications, only a shortlist of applicants will be contacted for followup interviews

Novell Design Build is committed to employment equity and encourages applications from all qualified candidates.  We would like thank all those who show interest in working with us, however, only selected candidates will be contacted directly.