We are a high-end, well-established, and well respected landscape design and construction firm looking for a creative, high-quality Project Architect with a comprehensive skill in all aspects of residential design and construction. The ideal candidate should hold a minimum of a Bachelor's degree in Architecture with a minimum of 5-7 years of experience. Alternatively, the candidate should be on the path of licensure.
Typical Duties for This Role
Coordinate architects, sub-consultants and engineers throughout project to deliver a finished high-end and exceptional product effectively matching and exceeding the company and clients’ high expectations.
Manage and coordinate construction projects including change orders, inspections, payments, design, and building department coordination.
Produce and oversee critical details in production of construction documents.
Prepare working drawings and specifications.
Conduct weekly project status meetings with contractors, clients and colleagues.
Develop design projects with Principal.
Work independently, and as a part of a team, while effectively communicating the progress of projects.
Prepare building department filings as needed.
Our company offers great benefits, great people and a great working environment. We have unbeatable opportunities for people committed to design, architecture and residential landscape construction. Our full-service firm is growing rapidly and we are looking for someone who is interested in taking advantage of this chance to grow with our firm. We offer competitive salaries and benefits.
Knowledge of construction methods and processes
Strong conceptual and design skills
Ability to manage project teams, project budget and scheduling throughout building process.
Candidate must be able to successfully manage 3 – 5 complex residential construction projects simultaneously
Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines with exceptional time management skills
Client management and project coordination skills
Great interpersonal communication skills. Ability to communicate effectively and confidently with colleagues and clients
Must excel in conceptual planning skills, strive for high quality and innovative design solutions, have excellent presentation skills, show initiative in problem solving, work well with others.
As a self-starter who takes initiative use strong design and organizational skills.
Strong technical detailing and construction administration skills
Ability to take initiative in response to direction or instruction
Fluent in English: spoken and written
Timely filing of construction documents, construction administration including knowledge of building codes.
Requirement: AutoCAD, Adobe Suite, SketchUp or alternative 3-D software a plus
Professional degree in Architecture, or on the path to licensure
Additional Salary Information: Salary is based on one’s experience and skill-set with earning potential up to six figures annually.