Job Title:

Intermediate Designer / Manager


Lanescape Inc


Toronto, ON

We are a design/build company specializing in laneway housing. Our work takes advantage of the new as-of-right zoning bylaws and a modular set of design options that allow for multiple projects to be constructed in series, realizing economies of scale. The practice is located in downtown Toronto, with projects across the downtown area, east end, midtown, and west end.

We are currently seeking an intermediate employee to act as the Head of Laneway Housing Design & Approvals. This position requires you to control our design and construction operations, and sales and client administration. This is an exciting managerial opportunity for anyone interested in leading the new implementation of laneway suites in Toronto.


  • Manage multiple laneway house projects' design, approvals, client relationships
  • Manage a small staff of junior designers 
  • Coordinate engineers, designers, contractors
  • Establish and maintain office standards for design and documentation
  • Managing business and marketing operations
  • Report to senior management team


We are looking for someone that is confident in client relationships, running operations, and able to work independently while also being collaborative.

  • Appx. 5 years of design, approvals, and construction experience for low-rise residential projects is highly valued
  • Client-management experience
  • AutoCAD, Sketchup, AdobeCS and Microsoft Office Suite
  • Working knowledge of the Ontario Building Code, part 9
  • Self-sufficiency and self-motivation
  • Excellent organization, teamwork, time management, and communication skills

Compensation: $50-80k /yr, depending on experience.


To express interest in the position, email the following to in PDF format:

  • Résumé
  • Portfolio of relevant work

Posted 2018-09-28

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