Project Architect – New York, NY

Douglas C. Wright Architects
New York, NY

Douglas C. Wright Architects seeks highly motivated Project Architects with 5+ years experience for full time positions:

For the positions offered, we would look for the following:

  • Project Architect experience, showing experience with all aspects of  project management (budgets, schedules, communications with clients and consultants, document management from design through construction documents, document production and Construction Administration )
  • Experience with high-end residential work (any of apartments, townhouses, or single family homes)
  • Experience with country clubs a plus, but not required
  • Experience managing teams of 1 or more architects
  • Leadership and collaboration skills
  • Good communication skills with other architects, contractors, consultants and the experience of coordinating these teams
  • Multi-tasking/time management skills: the ability to work on several projects at the same time in either a management or production role
  • Graduate level degree from a school with courses in the history of architecture and traditional design methods.

The position requires fluency in AutoCAD. High proficiency or the ability to manage designers in Adobe Creative Suite programs, Photoshop, InDesign, Microsoft Word and PowerPoint. Knowledge of Google SketchUp would be highly regarded.

Refined skills in the following are preferred, though not required:

  • Freehand drawing and design ability, hand drafting
  • Rendering skills in watercolor, marker, pencil or other media

We are a young firm. There is much room for advancement. These are offered as career track positions. Excellent performance would be recognized and rewarded with greater responsibilities and compensation. Salaries would be commensurate with experience.

All interested applicants should include a cover letter stating your interest in the position, your resume and experience, including your role and responsibilities on projects (design, drafting, redlines, coordination, and project types in which you have experience ) and salary requirements.

Please also include a sample of your graphic skills. Submissions of graphic work through the Archinect app center should be under 2Mb. Larger attachments will not be accepted. An applicant must be authorized to work in the US.

Please apply for this position through Archinect.  Please do not email the office directly, as these inquiries will not be read.  This is an upper to top level position and applicants without the appropriate experience will not be considered.

Position could start immediately.

About Douglas C. Wright Architects
Douglas C. Wright Architects is a full service firm working on a wide range of project types:

  • Master planning for clubs, resorts, schools and other institutions
  • High-end residential – both houses and apartments
  • Large scale residential estates
  • Restorations and renovations
  • Country clubs
  • Schools and other institutional buildings
  • Commercial projects

Please see our website for an overview of the firm’s projects, design philosophy and work approach, and biography, and to consider if you would be interested in applying for the positions.

Our health insurance plan can be joined after three months employment with the firm.  After six months of employment, DCWA pays half the individual employee’s health care premium.   

We also offer profit sharing and a 401k to employees with at least one year of employment with the firm.

Designer/Junior Architect – New York, NY

Douglas C. Wright Architects
New York, NY

Douglas C. Wright Architects seeks architects and designers early in their careers with 3-5 years experience in the field of architecture.

The positions require fluency in AutoCAD, Google SketchUp, Adobe Creative Suite programs, Photoshop, InDesign, Microsoft Word, and PowerPoint.

Other aspects we’d look for in hiring for the positions:

  • Good communication skills with other architects, team members, and the office
  • Ability to work on several projects at the same time in a production role with some management and the potential for more
  • Experience in a range of project types:  Residential primary, others –  Institutional, Commercial, Apartments – good but not required
  • Experience, training, and / or an interest in learning from traditional design
  • CAD drafting and familiarity with drawing sets

Refined skills in the following are preferred, though not required:

  • Freehand drawing and design ability, hand drafting
  • Rendering skills in watercolor, marker, pencil or other media
  • For those with less experience, excellent rendering abilities and a positive ability to work with teams would be expected

We are a young firm. There is much room for advancement. These are offered as career track positions. Excellent performance would be recognized and rewarded with greater responsibilities and compensation. Salaries would be commensurate with experience.

All interested applicants should include a cover letter stating your interest in the position, your resume and experience, including your role and responsibilities on projects (design, drafting, redlines, coordination, and project types in which you have experience ) and salary requirements.

Please also include a sample of your freehand sketching, drawing and graphic skills.  Hand drawings and sketches as a part of your response are encouraged. Submissions of graphic work through the Archinect app center should be under 2Mb. Larger attachments will not be accepted. An applicant must be authorized to work in the US.

Please apply for this position through Archinect.  Please do not email the office directly, as these emails will not be read.

Positions could start immediately.

About Douglas C. Wright Architects
Douglas C. Wright Architects is a full service firm working on a wide range of project types:

  • Master planning for clubs, resorts, schools and other institutions
  • High-end residential – both houses and apartments
  • Large scale residential estates
  • Restorations and renovations
  • Country clubs
  • Schools and other institutional buildings
  • Commercial projects

Please see our website for an overview of the firm’s projects, design philosophy and work approach, and biography, and to consider if you would be interested in applying for the positions.

Our health insurance plan can be joined after three months employment with the firm.  After six months of employment, DCWA pays half the individual employee’s health care premium.   

We also offer profit sharing and a 401k to employees with at least one year of employment with the firm.

Project Manager – Brooklyn, NY

Atelier & Co.
Brooklyn, NY

Atelier & Co. seeks a full-time Project Manager to join its small team, with 5+ years of experience seeing traditional, high-end residential projects through from beginning to end.

The Project Manager will oversee the management of their assigned projects under the guidance of the company principals for successful delivery. Using his or her creativity and confidence, they will autonomously provide problem solving for each project and act as client, vendor, and company liaison throughout the design and construction phases.

Core Responsibilities

  • Overall daily management of assigned projects including correspondence with clients, vendors, and collaborators as well as within Atelier & Co. for daily team updates
  • Manage full construction drawing sets
  • Aid in drafting during schematic and design development under Creative Director
  • Oversee budget and items for client invoicing
  • Oversee project calendar and update for weekly meetings and monthly invoicing

Position Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Architecture
  • 5+ years of professional Project Management experience in a traditional high-end residential architecture firm
  • Knowledge, experience, and interest in traditional architecture is required
  • High-level proficiency in AutoCAD is required; knowledge of Revit and Sketchup a plus
  • Responsible, organized, self-motivated individual with strong communication skills and ability to collaborate with other team members.
  • Experience developing full Construction Documentation sets and architectural details
  • Knowledge of building codes, materials, finish selections, space planning – can learn on the job

Position is full time, to begin as soon as possible; Salary commensurate with experience

Please submit cover letter, portfolio, resume, and references to EMPLOYMENT@atelierandcompany.com

About Atelier & Co.
Atelier & Co. is a Brooklyn-based boutique design studio creating buildings, interiors, art, and objects. Using a vast knowledge of design history and culture, we bridge the gap between past and present, intuitively solving modern aesthetic challenges with an uncompromising reverence for traditional principles. Collaborating with architects, designers, artists, and craftsmen we create eccentric yet discerning luxury environments that honor the imagination.

Junior Architect – San Francisco, CA

Kirley+
San Francisco, CA

About Kirley+
We are a small privately owned and operated business located in the Potrero Hill neighborhood of San Francisco, CA.  Our firm specializes in both Architecture and Real Estate Development with a focus on process and design.  We are highly engaged in all aspects of projects from design through construction which requires close collaboration with both clients and contractors.  We enjoy the challenge of creating successful projects for all budgets and can move seamlessly between design and Project Management. Our development projects strengthen our ability to execute on client driven residential and commercial projects by emphasizing the importance of project finances and how finances, entitlement processes and economic factors drive design decisions.  We are looking to expand our development and architecture efforts with the goal of growing the company but we’re starting with a focus on growing our team. Most of all, we love building and enjoy what we do and we want to foster that environment within the firm.

If you’re interested in joining a small firm where you will have a high degree of autonomy and the ability to grow and learn quickly please reach out to us we would love to talk. Our firm is based on the principal of developing our employees and we are looking for people who want to grow with the firm. We are strong believers in the process of getting licensed and part of the benefit of working with the company will be guidance in this process including access to ARE study materials, mentorship and support. If you are interested in pursuing licensure, this is a great opportunity to work in an environment that can support your efforts!
You will be working directly with the Company Founder.

Candidate Requirements:
• Architectural degree-4 year degree minimum, M.Arch Preferred
• 1-3 years experience
• Professional references
• Strong computing skills including ACAD, Sketchup, Revit, PHOTOSHOP, InDesign, Microsoft Office Suite. MS Project, Sketchup preferred but not required.
• Comprehensive portfolio of student and professional work

Position Responsibilities:
• Support Company Founder across all Architecture and Project Management projects
• CAD support and coordination of project documentation – we need someone who is interested in developing their abilities as an Architect and designer and someone who is ready to draw
• Assist with project coordination, organization of presentations, drawing sets and deliverables
• There will be client interaction for this candidate; a professional and confident demeanor is critical
• Excellent People Skills are a must.  This position requires the candidate to engage with clients in corporate environments and includes everyone up the corporate ladder.  An ability to represent one’s self and the company to all levels of management is a must
• Administrative work from meeting notes, to normalizing bids and creating schedules is key
• Office management support
• Ability to work remotely and without a great deal of oversight

Candidate Qualities:
• Willingness to wear many “hats” and toggle between various projects
• Highly organized and an interested in all facets of the business from design to development and management
• Team player with creative and organizational talent
• Passionate about design of all types
• Good verbal and writing skills
• Good sense of humor!
• Located in the Bay Area

Other:
• Our founder Keith Kirley, AIA is a member of the AIASF Architecture Licensing Committee and we strongly support our employees’ efforts to pursue licensure.

How to Apply:
Please email your cover letter, resume, and portfolio (5mb limit) to jobs@kirleyplus.com with a Subject Title “Junior Architect ICA – your name”. Please indicate where you found this posting in your response.

Please no calls, walk-ins or recruiters.

Intermediate to Senior Architect/Project Manager – Charlottesville, VA

Madison Spencer Architects
Charlottesville, VA

Intermediate to Senior Architect/Project Manager

Core Responsibilities:

  • Working in conjunction with Principal in the development of a project.
  • Independent management of projects.
  • Oversight of drawing management and construction supervision.
  • Client Communication.
  • Assist in developing office protocol.

Position Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Architecture.
  • 5 years professional experience at a minimum.
  • Experience in traditional architecture.
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD and other computer design systems.
  • Experience in both residential and small commercial.
  • Knowledge of building codes.

Position full time to begin May 2017. Salary commensurate with experience (range $80 – 120k). Travel required.

Please submit to: Madison Spencer at ms@madisonspencer.com

 

Design Associate – Los Angeles, CA

Tim Barber Ltd
Los Angeles, CA

Tim Barber Ltd, a Los Angeles firm specializing in traditional and modern residential design, is seeking a Design Associate for our dynamic team of architects. Our firm is team-oriented and places a strong value on client relations – professionalism and interpersonal skills are a must. This position will report directly to the Sr. Project Manager.

Candidate must have 3-5 years of experience in custom residential projects including:

  • As-built measurement and drafting
  • Architectural design, drafting and detailing
  • Understanding of building materials and construction methods
  • Understanding of Architecture history
  • Drafting of schematic, permit and construction drawings
  • Development of client and government agency design review presentation drawings
  • Support with building and zoning code analysis
  • Assisting with city and other government agency permitting processes
  • Assisting with coordination of building consultants
  • Working a project through the design process as part of a team
  • AutoCAD, Revit and SketchUp proficiencies required.

Required Software skills: AutoCAD, Revit, SketchUp, Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Office

Required Education: 5-year architecture degree

We offer comprehensive health, vision and dental insurance, 401K plan with employer matching, paid vacation and personal days, paid holidays and a great work environment with opportunity for advancement.

90-Day Probationary Period and Compensation Review

Please submit cover letter, salary history, resume, and portfolio as email attachments to controller@timbarberltd.com

Interior Designer – Philadelphia, PA

Eberlein Design Constultants Ltd.
Philadelphia, PA

Eberlein Design Consultants Ltd. is an award-winning interior design firm celebrated for its wide variety of projects ranging from historic restoration to new Classicism to contemporary work. Our close-knit team of inspired and inspiring professionals focuses on expert planning and research, fruitful alliances with gifted architects and craftsmen and exemplary relationships with our clients.

 

The Designer will manage project teams with the principal, develop creative design concepts and manage project execution.

Core Responsibilities:

  • Management of both residential and commercial projects with the creative team
  • Develop comprehensive creative concepts
  • Design custom furniture and millwork
  • Client interaction and presentations
  • Manage internal job meetings
  • Produce contact documents
  • Specifications and purchasing
  • Manage interaction with architects, landscape architects, general contractors, consultants, artisans and fabricators

Professional Skills:

  • Strong free hand drawing and sketching
  • CAD, Photoshop, Sketchup, InDesign, PowerPoint and Microsoft Office
  • Comprehensive knowledge of decorative arts history and antiques
  • Strong knowledge of furnishings resources
  • Graphic design capabilities
  • Exacting site survey skills
  • Project budget development
  • Space planning
  • Expertise in architectural millwork detailing
  • Perspective drawing and rendering
  • Strong time management skills
  • Comprehensive knowledge of the construction process
  • Ability to set priorities, multi task and manage change
  • Exceptional organizational skills
  • Proven decision making and problem solving skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Social media savvy

Personal Characteristics:

  • Dedicated team player
  • Deep commitment to building and maintaining relationships
  • Personable, resilient, outgoing and energetic
  • Self motivated
  • Strong work ethic
  • Both a mentor and a lifelong learner
  • Ability to set and monitor priorities
  • Careful listener, interpreting rather than dictating
  • Great communication skills both internally and with clients
  • Committed to long term career opportunities
  • Inquisitive mind
  • Creativity and enthusiasm
  • Involved with community and professional organizations
  • Superior writing skills
  • Eloquent, confident speaker
  • Passionate about aesthetics with an unquenchable desire to add beauty to the world

Position Requirements:

  • Bachelors or Masters degree in Interior Design
  • Passed NCIDQ examination
  • Minimum 4 years experience as a designer in a notable firm
  • Driver’s license and ability to travel

This position is full time and long term. We offer comprehensive benefits and a very competitive salary. Please submit cover letter, portfolio, resume and references to info@eberlein.com