Project Architect – New Braunfels, TX

Dibello Architects, PLLC
New Braunfels, TX

Dibello Architects, PLLC in New Braunfels, Texas, is seeking a candidate for the position of Project Architect with responsibility for design and management of projects from inception to completion of construction under the direction of the firm Principal.

The projects are primarily custom residential for individual clients in the Texas Hill Country region. The work draws upon a range of traditional and vernacular influences suitable to the regional context.

Responsibilities:

  • Project design and management from pre-design through construction
  • Establishment of design concepts in response to the program and site in close collaboration with the firm Principal. Creation of design drawings in pencil and other media
  • Leadership and direction of the project team during design development and construction documents, and, as appropriate, production of AutoCAD drawings during those phases
  • Construction observation services
  • Primary client liaison with professional and courteous communication that anticipates the client’s needs throughout the project

Description:

  • The Project Architect will be the leader of one of two design studios within the office. Both studios will include a Job Captain and possible other supporting architectural staff members working under the direction of the PA. Both studios will be responsible for several on-going projects in various phases at any given time.
  • Competitive pay based on qualifications. Eligible for performance-based bonuses
  • Small firm; established in 2010; creative, stable working environment; friendly people
  • Office is in a renovated 1880’s house in Historic Downtown New Braunfels in the beautiful Texas Hill Country
  • Firm is a Professional Member of the Institute of Classical Architecture & Art – Texas Chapter and winner of Honorable Mention in the 2012 John Staub Awards

Qualifications:

  • Professional degree in architecture.
  • Minimum 4 years of professional experience working on traditional high-end custom residential projects, including programming, site analysis, schematic design, design development, construction documents, and construction observation.
  • Licensed or on path to becoming licensed.
  • A portfolio documenting work experience that demonstrates a passion for vernacular, traditional, and classical architecture.
  • Drawing and presentation skills in various media.
  • Experience in leading a project team and project management. Effective communication skills.
  • Experience in working directly with clients.

Please submit a cover letter and resume with samples of your work that best illustrate your qualifications for the position to Dale Dibello, AIA. dale@dibelloarchitects.com.

Showroom Sales Assistant – Dallas, TX

Elegant Additions
Dallas, TX

We are offering a great entry level career opportunity for the right someone in the Dallas Design District. The Sales Assistant at Elegant Additions will work directly with our Sales Team assisting in a multitude of assignments ranging from simple administrative tasks to more complex project support. In exchange for your hard work, you will gain a great deal of experience and exposure to high end design and sales.

At Elegant Additions we work with the best manufacturers to provide sophisticated and chic pieces for bathrooms and kitchens. Our clients include some of the top designers, architects, builders and contractors in the Greater Dallas area, and throughout Texas.

The ideal candidate will be someone who follows directions, has a keen sense for accuracy, and has a desire to expand their professional horizons. You will also need to have strong communication skills and the ability to remain professional in our fast paced environment. Above all, you should want to learn new things and have a readiness to take on increasingly complex projects. As your knowledge of the business grows so will your responsibilities. This is a full time position with benefits.

Additional Qualifications:

  • Likes people
  • Basic Computer Knowledge (Microsoft Office), and the ability to learn new programs quickly
  • Understands complete confidentiality
  • Answering incoming telephone calls and directing the calls as necessary
  • Greeting and assisting showroom guests
  • Maintaining the proper showroom appearance
  • Positive attitude and willingness to learn and sit in on client presentations
  • Professional in appearance and demeanor
  • Understand and meet all deadlines and timeframes
  • Enjoy multi-tasking
  • Be extremely detail oriented and efficient

Job Type:
Full-time

Job Location:
Dallas, TX 75207

Required education:
Associate

For more information or to apply, please contact Richard:
Positionsavailable110@gmail.com
713-522-0088

Junior/Intermediate Level Architect/Intern – Washington, D.C.

Jones & Boer Architects
Washington, D.C.

Jones & Boer Architects is seeking an architect or intern architect to join our Washington, D.C. team. Application is open to candidates with 3-5 years of experience and the following skills:

  • Proficiency with AutoCAD LT
  • Project management skills
  • Experience with construction documents and specifications
  • SketchUp
  • Hand drafting
  • Pencil rendering
  • Ability to work with and direct others

Prior experience in residential architecture is a plus. Position is full-time, to begin immediately. Salary commensurate with experience.

If interested, please email careers@jonesboer.com with a cover letter, resume, and samples of your design and construction documents work.

About Jones & Boer Architects

Jones & Boer Architects is an award-winning custom residential architecture firm based in the Dupont Circle neighborhood of Washington D.C. The firm has been widely published, with work in the D.C. area and throughout the country. For more information, please visit our website at www.jonesboer.com.

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.