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Architectural Technologies Instructor (Contract)

Architectural Technologies Instructor (Contract)

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Casual Hourly
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School of Construction
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Contract Instructor

Architectural Technologies

School of Construction



At the Southern Alberta Institute of Technology (SAIT), we are the shapers. The makers. The originals, driven by a passion for excellence and impact. We offer action-based learning, solution-focused research and enterprising collaborations with partners from around the world. We are a global leader in applied education, an Alberta Top Employer and a destination workplace for people empowered to make a difference in the lives of students. Now is an exciting time to join this one-of-a-kind place…SAIT.


The School of Construction is one of the largest schools at SAIT, with approximately 200 faculty and support staff providing training to more than 7,500 full-time and part-time students each year. To meet the diverse needs of the modern construction sector, the School of Construction offers approximately 20 full-time programs that are regularly reviewed and updated by expert advisory committees, ensuring curriculum is always relevant.


The School of Construction’s Architectural Technologies (AT) program has a strong reputation with industry for preparing top quality graduates. Due to the ongoing demand for skilled SAIT graduates, the AT program has an opening for an instructor to teach part time, day time residential drafting course(s).


Course content may include, but is not limited to: sketching techniques, lettering, scaling, geometric constructions, orthographic projection, pictorial drawing (isometric, oblique and perspective), symbols and dimensioning.  The course(s) use CADD software in the preparation of a completed set of working drawings for a light frame single family house.



Note: This is a temporary casual position from January 3 to May 2, 2018, with a possibility to extend to September 2, 2018.




  • Instruct high level technology courses to mature learners
  • Develop course outlines, profiles and curriculum
  • Participate in curriculum and program reviews
  • Prepare additional study and lab materials for learners
  • Evaluate student progress and achievement
  • Provide ongoing support, guidance and advice to learners
  • Maintain close contact with relevant industry sectors
  • Perform related duties as assigned to meet the emerging needs of SAIT and its students



  • Minimum Diploma in Architectural Technologies or a Degree in Architecture
  • Recent experience in the home-building industry
  • Proficiency in the use of AutoCAD, SketchUp and Photoshop
  • Equivalent combinations of education and experience may be considered


To Apply:

Please continue with the online application process through the SAIT careers website or Online applications are strongly preferred.


Closing Date & Time: October 31, 2017 by 11:59PM MT


If you have any questions about the role please contact Please do not apply to this email address; all applications should be made through our online system.



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