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Parkin Hiring Contract Administrators

Parkin has a rewarding position for a seasoned construction contract administrator. The ideal candidate will have at least 10 years’ experience in architecture or architectural technology, and have worked at least 5 years as a firm but fair contract administrator. He or she should be fully conversant with the CCDC2 construction contract format. Familiarization with institutional projects would be an asset.  Resumes, complete with references, will be accepted until March 31, 2017.

While we appreciate the interest of all applicants, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Please forward resumes by e-mail only to David Driscoll, Director, driscoll@parkin.ca.

Parkin Hiring to Make a Difference

The Ottawa office of Parkin Architects Limited wishes to hire experienced individuals who are interested in contributing to the design and delivery of buildings that make a difference in people’s lives. Parkin specializes in social infrastructure across the country, including healthcare, justice (prisons and courts), and educational projects. The office has a strong record of working with indigenous communities, and has established a niche in arctic architecture.

Intermediate-to-senior technicians, registered architects and interior designers, who are experienced in AutoCAD and Revit – and who look forward to taking on unique challenges – are encouraged to deliver their resumes to ottawa@parkin.ca. Resumes will be accepted until March 31, 2017.

While we appreciate the interest of all applicants, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Parkin Awarded Institutional Master Plan (IMP) Project by Correctional Service Canada (CSC)

Parkin in association with CGL has been awarded the IMP Project by CSC.  The scope of work includes preparing IMPs for five federal correctional institutions across Canada, including: Dorchester Penitentiary (New Brunswick), Millhaven Institution (Ontario), Regional Psychiatric Centre and Saskatchewan Penitentiary (Saskatchewan), and Archambault Penitentiary (Quebec). This important project will document both operational and physical requirements needed to  provide effective and humane maximum security incarceration at those institutions.  Parkin is both honoured and excited to work with CSC  towards fulfilling its mandate.

Parkin working on the New Igloolik High School

The 2017 Northwest Territory Construction Association Publication “Construction North of 60°”, features the New Igloolik High School that Parkin is working on with Accutech Engineering.  Materials for the new build arrived on 2016 by sealift.  Completion is targeted for June 2018. 

For more details, please visit Page 7 of the link below:  http://www.mirabelsmagazinecentral.com/DigitalEdition/index.html?id=c5c7d631-31da-4f44-b39e-62d3ea8fa069

Shortlisted for Michael Garron Hospital, A Division of Toronto East Health Network – Phase 1 New Patient Care Tower Project

Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and Michael Garron Hospital (formerly Toronto East General Hospital), a division of Toronto East Health Network, shortlisted three companies to design, build and finance the new patient care tower project at the hospital. Parkin is happy to announce that we are part of one of the short-listed teams.

 For more information visit:  http://www.infrastructureontario.ca/Short-Listed-Proponents-Named-Michael-Garron-Hospital/

Prequalified for West Park Healthcare Centre Development Project

Infrastructure Ontario (IO) and West Park Healthcare Centre (WPHC) have announced three teams prequalified to design, build, finance and maintain the facility’s hospital development project in Toronto.  Parkin is happy to announce that we are part of one of the short-listed teams.

For more information visit:  http://www.infrastructureontario.ca/Short-Listed-Proponents-Named-West-Park-Healthcare-Centre/

Women and Newborn Hospital – Progress

Construction on the new Women and Newborn Hospital in Winnipeg is nearing completion and we are so excited to share with you some preliminary photos of the building. The interior clinical areas of the building are flooded with light, which will have a very positive impact on patients and staff.

Providence Care Hospital – Update

The construction of Kingston’s Providence Care Hospital has reached a milestone.  Substantial Performance was certified by the Cost Consultant on November 18, 2016.  Occupancy has also been granted by the City.